Church News and Events

New Languages, Content, Features Available on Gospel Library App

  By Heather Whittle Wrigley, Church News and Events

  • 17 February 2012

The Gospel Library app for Apple (pictured above) includes scriptures in nine languages.

In an effort to provide additional Church content to more people around the world, the free Gospel Library app is now available in more than a dozen languages across five platforms.

At mobile.LDS.org, members can download the app for Android, Apple, BlackBerry, webOS, and Windows Mobile, gaining instant access to the scriptures, general conference addresses, Sunday manuals, and other Church materials on their mobile devices.

Each of the following platforms, except webOS, allows users to search, mark and underline, bookmark, link, tag, add personal notes, copy content to documents, and sync annotations with LDS.org. (WebOS does not include the latter two functions.)

Android

Scriptures, general conference talks, Church magazines, Church manuals, home and family resources, leadership guides, and youth guides are available in English, French, German, Portuguese, Russian, and Spanish.

Estonian-, Japanese-, and Samoan-speaking members can find the triple combination and general conference talks on the Gospel Library app for Android.

The triple combination is available in Chinese and Korean.

Apple (iPhone, iPod touch, iPad)

English users of the Gospel Library app for Apple can access scriptures with audio, audio and video of general conference talks, audio versions of the Church magazines, Church manuals, home and family resources, leadership guides, youth guides, music, and Bible videos.

French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Russian, and Spanish users can find scriptures, general conference talks (Spanish includes audio and video), the Liahona, Church manuals, home and family resources, leadership guides, and youth guides.

The Gospel Library app for Apple also includes the Samoan triple combination and conference talks, the Liahona, Church manuals, leadership guides, and youth guides in Samoan.

The triple combination is also available in Korean for Apple mobile product users.

BlackBerry

For BlackBerry, the Gospel Library app supplies content in three languages:

English: LDS scriptures, general conference talks, music, and limited Church manuals and home and family resources.

Portuguese and Spanish: Triple combination, general conference talks, Church manuals, home and family resources, leadership guides, and youth guides.

webOS

The webOS version of the Gospel Library app provides the scriptures, general conference talks, music, and limited Church manuals and home and family resources in English only.

Windows Mobile

Windows Mobile users of the Gospel Library app can find—in English, German, and Spanish—the scriptures, general conference talks, Church manuals, and home and family resources.

English users also have access to music, while German and Spanish users can use the app to call up the Liahona magazine and youth and leadership guides.