Pope Francis on Saturday met with the leadership of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, the first-such meeting of its kind, on the eve of the dedication of the church's huge new temple in Rome.
Easter weekend held big news for LDS faithful. The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced two new apostles, and a couple of changes to its longstanding priesthood quorums and home and visiting teaching programs.
A Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints meetinghouse in Twin Falls was vandalized Tuesday, tagged with the words "God is dead" in black and red spray paint on the side of the building.
The Twin Falls Police Department is investigating the incident as a hate crime.
The man set to become the next Mormon church president is a 93-year-old former heart surgeon whose conservative track record on the religion's leadership panel has led Mormon scholars to predict he won't make any major changes.
Now that Brigham Young University will offer caffeinated soft drinks on campus, some people are wondering if the school's ban on beards will end. Skyler Thiot started an online petition called "Unban the Beards at BYU" last week.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The Mormon church says it won't change its longstanding practice of practicing political neutrality despite President Donald Trump's executive order Thursday aimed at easing an IRS rule limiting political activity for religious organizations.