News Releases

At April 2021 Conference, Prophet Announces 20 More Temples to Be Constructed

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) At the April 2021 general conference, President Russell M. Nelson announced plans to build 20 new temples throughout the world.

Summary of the Sunday Morning Session of the April 2021 General Conference

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) President Russell M. Nelson anchored the Sabbath day gathering of the 191st Annual General Conference, testifying to his vast audience that the restored gospel of Jesus Christ delivers hope to a divided, weary world.

April 2021 General Conference Summary

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) This page provides a summary of key sermons, news and announcements from the April 2021 general conference.

General Priesthood Session Summary

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) For the first time in two years, men of all ages gathered around televisions, laptops and other electronic devices around the world Saturday evening for the priesthood session of the 191st Annual General Conference.

Summary of the Saturday Afternoon Session of the April 2021 General Conference

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) During the Saturday afternoon session of the 191st Annual General Conference, President Dallin H. Oaks announced the call of 11 new Church leaders, including a new Primary general presidency.

Meet the New General Authority Seventies and Primary Presidency Called at the April 2021 Conference

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) The calls of 11 new leaders were announced at the April 2021 general conference. These calls comprise eight General Authority Seventies and a new Primary General Presidency. Earlier this week, 77 new Area Seventies were announced at a leadership session.

2020 Statistical Report for the April 2021 Conference

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) For the information of the members of the Church, the First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has issued the following statistical report concerning the growth and status of the Church as of December 31, 2020.

Summary of the Saturday Morning Session of the April 2021 General Conference

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) President Russell M. Nelson opened the weekend public sessions of the 191st Annual General Conference of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints by emphasizing the Lord’s direction of the Church — even during the worldwide COVID-19 pandemic.

What Church Leaders Taught at the April 2021 General Conference Leadership Meeting

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) On Thursday morning, some 300 General Authorities, General Officers and Area Seventies heard messages from the First Presidency and the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles. Read a summary of what they said.

New Area Seventies Named at the April 2021 General Conference

The calls of 77 new Area Seventies were announced at the Leadership session of the April 2021 general conference. These will be sustained by President Dallin H. Oaks of the First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints during the Saturday afternoon session of the conference.