Saturday, August 30 2014


menuClick Here

Church Update

Ground Broken for Meridian Idaho Temple By The LDS Newsroom

Officials from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints joined with community leaders in Meridian, Idaho, on Saturday, 23 August 2014, to break ground for a new temple.

>Read More

Most Current Articles in Church Update

Apostle Calls for Uplifting Social Media Messages to Sweep the Earth

Elder Bednar also announces first feature-length church film, 'Meet the Mormons'

By The LDS Newsroom
Mormonism in the News: Getting it Right--August 2014

This "Getting It Right" includes a three-part series from a journalist in Washington state about the everyday lives of Mormon missionaries and an article about Church growth in Alaska.

By The LDS Newsroom
Elder Bednar to Participate in Worldwide Broadcast About Social Media

Want to know what an apostle has to say about the gospel and technology? Don't miss Elder Bednar's upcoming talk on the topic!

Mormonism in Pictures: What do Mormon Teens Do?

Youth in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints are like many other young people around the world. They go to movies, participate in sports, text their friends, study for school, but they also get unique opportunities to serve others.

By The LDS Newsroom
“This Is a Woman’s Church,” Says Director of Humanitarian Services and LDS Charities

Sharon Eubank, the director of Humanitarian Services and LDS Charities, received a standing ovation on 8 August during a speech titled “This Is a Woman’s Church” during the 2014 FairMormon Conference in Provo, Utah.

By The LDS Newsroom
Public Invited to Tour the Phoenix Arizona Temple

The First Presidency has announced open house and dedication dates for the Phoenix Arizona Temple. The public is invited to visit the temple during an open house from Friday, 10 October, through Saturday, 1 November 2014.

By The LDS Newsroom
International Tourism Video to Feature Temple Square

Brand USA, the destination marketing organization of the United States, will feature Temple Square and other attractions in Salt Lake City and Park City in a new video that is being filmed to promote Utah overseas.

By The LDS Newsroom
Church Honored for Humanitarian Work in Bolivia

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and its members were honored last month in La Paz, Bolivia, for many years of humanitarian work throughout the country.

By The LDS Newsroom
Elder Russell M. Nelson to Speak at BYU's August 14 Commencement Exercises

Elder Russell M. Nelson, of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles, is scheduled to be the presiding authority and speaker during Brigham Young University’s Commencement Exercises on Thursday, August 14.

By BYU Media Relations