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Mark Jones

Church announces names of 2 future temples; another temple rededicated

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced Monday the names of two temples to be built in the future. The temples in England and Idaho had previously been announced.
5 hours ago
The Church Office Building of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is pictured during th...
Tad Walch, Deseret News

Church responds to AP story on abuse of a child and reporting hotline

“The abuse of a child or any other individual is inexcusable,” The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints said in a statement.
11 days ago
Washington DC temple...
Mark Jones

Washington D.C. Temple to be rededicated by President Nelson on Aug. 14

The Washington D.C. Temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints will be rededicated on Aug. 14 by President Russell M. Nelson.
12 days ago
Amos C. Brown Fellowship...
Mark Jones

Amos C. Brown Fellowship sends 43 college students to Ghana

The Amos C. Brown Fellowship has sent 43 college students to Ghana for 10 days. The Church of Jesus of Christ of Latter-day Saints and the NAACP teamed up for the fellowship.
13 days ago
Cermonial first pitch...
Mark Jones

Church leader throws out ceremonial first pitch at Orioles game

The ceremonial first pitch at Monday's Baltimore Orioles-Tampa Bay Rays game was thrown by Elder Dale G. Renlund of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles.
19 days ago
Orem temple fire...
Simone Seikaly

Fire at Orem Temple reported by freeway drivers, neighbors

The fire at the construction site of the Orem Temple was limited to one room on the third floor, Orem firefighters said.
21 days ago
Multiple Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints buildings are featured in the photo. The churc...
Devin Oldroyd

First photo of Joseph Smith may have been found in family heirloom

The John Witmer Historical Association claims to have released the first photo of, founder of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Joseph Smith.
25 days ago
A screenshot of a facebook post made to the parents of Macie Hill....
Mark Jones

Father of girl who died in Kaysville parade is thankful for those who helped

An 8-year-old girl died Monday in an accident during the Kaysville Fourth of July Parade. Her father is thankful for all who assisted his daughter.
1 month ago
The new monuments at This is the place heritage park....
Mark Jackson

This is the Place Heritage Park to unveil monuments for early Black pioneers

This is the Place Heritage Park will unveil a monument dedicated to early Black pioneers on July 22, just in time for Pioneer Day.
2 months ago
praying football coach...
JESSICA GRESKO Associated Press

Supreme Court sides with coach who sought to pray after game

The court ruled 6-3 along ideological lines for the coach. The justices said the coach's prayer was protected by the First Amendment.
2 months ago
downtown slc general conference temple square...
Simone Seikaly

Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints reacts to Roe v. Wade

Their statement began by reasserting a belief in the sanctity of human life. It also listed possible exceptions for members who may seek an abortion.
2 months ago
supreme court. it just ended remain in mexico policy...
MARK SHERMAN Associated Press

Justices rule religious schools must get Maine tuition aid

The most immediate effect of the court's ruling beyond Maine probably will be felt next door in Vermont, which has a similar program.
2 months ago
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Lindsay Aerts

Chocolate shop apologizes, renames Book of Mormon-themed Twinkies

A Utah County chocolate shop has renamed its Book of Mormon-theme Twinkies after it was accused of being racist. The shop has also apologized.
2 months ago
hill cumorah monument...
Mark Jones and Aimee Cobabe

UPDATE: Suspect arraigned for reckless endangerment after gunshots fired at Hill Cumorah Visitors’ Center

No injuries were reported Wednesday after gunshots were heard near the Hill Cumorah Visitors Center in New York. Police say roughly 22 shots were fired.
2 months ago
Ground Broken for Burley Idaho Temple...
Waverly Golden

Ground broken for Burley Idaho Temple

The new temple will sit on a 10.1-acre land owned by the Funk family. Plans have been in place since April 2021 for the new Temple.
2 months ago
missionary injured in shooting seventy missionaries are safe...
Kate Davis

Church lifting pandemic restrictions on temple attendance

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced Friday, those wishing to attend the temple will not need a reservation in the near future.
2 months ago
Photo credit: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints...
Mark Jones

Open house for Tokyo, Japan Temple begins this week

Renovation on the Tokyo Japan Temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints was recently completed. An open house begins Friday.
3 months ago
Elder David A. Bednar, of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles, delivers a speech at The National Pres...
Mark Jones

Elder David A. Bednar delivers speech at The National Press Club

Elder David A. Bednar, of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints delivered a speech Thursday at The National Press Club.
3 months ago
The Yigo Guam Temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints was dedicated on Sunday.
Ph...
Mark Jones

Yigo Guam Temple dedicated Sunday by Elder David A. Bednar

The Yigo Guam Temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints was dedicated on Sunday.
3 months ago
Catholic monastery in Ogden Valley, Utah...
Amie Schaeffer, Becky Bruce

Huntsville’s closed monastery; an Ogden landmark steeped in faith

The Abbey of Our Lady of the Holy Trinity monastery closed in 2017 but has become a cherished landmark of the Ogden community.
3 months ago
An artist's rendering of the Ephraim Utah Temple. Photo credit: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latte...
Mark Jones

Groundbreaking date announced for Ephraim Utah Temple

The Church of Jesus of Christ of Latter-day Saints announced the groundbreaking date for the Ephraim Utah Temple on Tuesday.
3 months ago
Ceremonies commemorating the beginning of construction on the Elko, Nevada Temple were held Saturda...
Devin Oldroyd

Ceremonies were held Saturday for the Elko, Nevada Temple

On Saturday, May 7, ceremonies were held to commemorate the start of construction on the upcoming Elko, Nevada Temple.
3 months ago
day of prayer...
Michelle Rowe and Simone Seikaly

Utah’s state and religious leaders recognize National Day of Prayer

Utah's governor, religious leaders, and federal representatives all marked the 2022 National Day of Prayer.
3 months ago
Former U.S. Sen. Orrin Hatch lies in state at the Utah Capitol Wednesday, May 4, 2022, in Salt Lake...
Mark Jones

Utahns come to Utah state capitol to pay respects to late Sen. Orrin Hatch

Utahns came to the Utah State Capitol Wednesday to pay their respects to the late Sen. Orrin Hatch, who died on April 23.
3 months ago

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