May Articles

  • First Stake Created in Cape Verde

    Posted: 18 May 2012

    Sunday, April 29, 2012, was a historic day for members of the Church in Cape Verde (also known as Cabo Verde) as the first stake in that country was organized by Elder Erich W. Kopischke, Europe Area President, with assistance from his second counselor Elder José A. Teixeira.  Full Story

  • Brazilian Youth Connect Family History, Temple Work

    Posted: 17 May 2012

    Youth in Campinas, Brazil, are discovering that indexing is changing the way they think about family history and temple work.  Full Story

  • Addiction Recovery Program Site Added to LDS.org

    Posted: 16 May 2012

    A new website for the Addiction Recovery Program is helping members become aware of—and access—meetings and other helpful tools that can help lead to recovery through the Atonement of Jesus Christ.  Full Story

  • Ground Broken for Provo City Center Temple

    Posted: 12 May 2012

    Out of the ashes of a beloved tabernacle, the Church will build the Provo City Center Temple, said Elder Jeffrey R. Holland on May 12.  Full Story

  • Young Men Auxiliary Training Focuses on Duty to God

    Posted: 12 May 2012

    The message emphasized at the May 10 spring training for Young Men adult leaders was that leaders of young men throughout the Church enjoy a sacred privilege and opportunity to help the boys they serve to realize and fulfill their duty to God.  Full Story

  • New Resource Helps Members Answer Gospel Questions

    Posted: 10 May 2012

    Today, the Church launched a new online resource to help members better prepare to answer questions they may be asked about the gospel. Answering Gospel Questions is a new Study by Topic page on LDS.org that explains several basic principles members can use to answer questions about their faith.  Full Story

  • Prophet Dedicates Kansas City Temple

    Posted: 7 May 2012

    In an area of the United States hallowed by the sacrifices of Latter-day Saints in the late 1830s, President Thomas S. Monson dedicated on May 6, 2012, the Church’s 137th operating temple.  Full Story

  • Elder Marlin K. Jensen addresses young adults at CES fireside

    Posted: 6 May 2012

    Nearly 200 years after Joseph Smith’s First Vision occurred in the Sacred Grove in upstate New York, individuals can still look to the patterns and structure of that holy place as a teacher of important life lessons, Elder Marlin K. Jensen said during a Church Educational System Devotional on May 6.  Full Story