General Conference

Amid turbulent times, leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints shared messages of hope, faith and peace during the 192nd Annual General Conference.
In four short years, President Nelson has increased the total number of the church’s temples by 55%. He now has announced 35% of all temples.
Leaders testify of Jesus Christ as the peacemaker and author of a divine plan for happiness. Two-day conference includes declarations on marriage and gender, and support for religious liberty.
The 192nd Annual General Conference featured a Saturday evening women’s session, calls from the pulpit for peace and an end to personal strife, and the announcement of 17 new temple locations.
The president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has now announced 100 new temples since 2018.
“There are some things we can control, including how we spend our time each day,” President Russell M. Nelson said at the close of conference.
“I invite you to seek an end to a personal conflict that has weighed you down,” the church president tells Latter-day Saints.
Saturday’s general conference sessions provided some new patterns and experiences and history.
“We call upon people everywhere to pray for those in need, to do what they can to help the distressed and to seek the Lord’s help in ending any major conflicts,” President Russell M. Nelson said.
Leaders encouraged Latter-day Saint women to find peace in Christ and do what really matters during the women’s session of general conference.
“We must commit ourselves fully to that gift of life and run to the aid of those who are at risk of giving up this sacred gift,” Elder Holland said.
How many Latter-day Saints are there? Here’s the updated number as of the end of 2021, as released Saturday during general conference.
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The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced changes in leadership, including the names of six new General Authority Seventies, at the 192nd Annual General Conference.
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The 192nd Annual General Conference of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints from the Conference Center in Salt Lake City opened with a message from President Nelson about peace and missionary work.
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President Russell M. Nelson asks: “How firm is your foundation? And what reinforcements to your testimony and understanding of the gospel are needed?”
The two-day conference featured the return of live performances from the Tabernacle Choir at Temple Square, a look inside the renovation of the Salt Lake Temple and the announcement of 13 new temple locations.
President Russell M. Nelson made the announcement during the Sunday afternoon session of the 191st Semiannual General Conference of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
Latter-day Saints must take unprecedented measures to strengthen their spiritual foundations like the extraordinary effort to reinforce the original, pioneer-era foundation of the iconic Salt Lake Temple.
“One of the plagues of our day is that too few people know where to turn for truth. I can assure you that what you will hear today and tomorrow constitutes pure truth,” said President Russell M. Nelson.
Elder Erich W. Kopischke spoke on the topic of mental illness during in the Saturday afternoon session of general conference, offering hope and even telling about his son’s struggles.
The multicultural choir that performed in the Saturday afternoon session of general conference received a surprise special moment with President Russell M. Nelson after the broadcast.
One leader shared a personal story of his son’s mental illness and called on members to constantly watch over and love each other.
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints released and granted emeritus status to six General Authority Seventies during the 191st Semiannual General Conference on Saturday afternoon.
The Conference Center main auditorium and the Tabernacle Choir at Temple Square returned as the backdrop for this weekend’s general conference sessions.
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“Truly the blessings of the gospel are for every race, language and people,” President Nelson said. “The Church of Jesus Christ is a global church. Jesus Christ is our leader.”
President Russell M. Nelson’s general conference announcement to build 20 new temples marked the most locations ever announced at one time.
The virtual event is being broadcast from church headquarters in Salt Lake City.
The day began with talks by leaders from Brazil, Nicaragua, New Zealand and Zimbabwe, as well as previously recorded music provided in Spanish and Korean by choirs from Mexico and Korea.