Beginning January 2020, seminary students will study the same book of scripture used in the Church’s Come, Follow Me study outline for the year. This means that all Church members — including those enrolled in seminary classes — will study the Book of Mormon in 2020. Historically, the seminary curriculum has been organized by the school year and has remained separate from the course of study followed by other Church members.
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Beginning June 1, community-based Boy Scout packs and troops may begin recruiting boys from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, according to guidelines the church released Friday.
Choirs, dancers and drummers representing many global faiths performed in the Tabernacle on Temple Square in Salt Lake City, Sunday, March 17, 2019. The “Interfaith Musical Tribute 2019” was organized by the Salt Lake Interfaith Roundtable and hosted by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
Church Statement of Support for Muslim Communities and All Others Impacted by Christchurch Shootings
In response to the recent mass shootings in two Christchurch mosques, the Pacific Area Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints issued the following statement of love and support.
Family, friends and associates from around the world are invited to join in a celebration of President Russell M. Nelson’s 95th birthday on Friday, September 6 at 7:00 p.m. MDT at the Conference Center in Salt Lake City.
Sister Jean B. Bingham, Relief Society general president, and Sister Bonnie H. Cordon, Young Women general president, wrapped up their 11-day tour of West Africa in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire, before returning to Utah. “I'll tell you what's top of mind for me is the love that just emanates from the people here in each of the countries that we've been in,” reflected Sister Bingham. “We've met so many wonderful people.”
The Historic Gathering of the First Presidency and Twelve Apostles in Rome and What it Means For the Future
Just hours ago on this Monday morning, all the First Presidency and the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles gathered in Rome for an historic photograph and to issue a powerful witness of Jesus Christ. Come see the photograph and read the testimony.