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July 17, 2019

Past News

Fun facts you probably didn’t know about the history of the Young Women organization (Monday 15 July, 2019)

Nearly 150 years ago, on the evening of Nov. 28, 1869, in the parlor of the Lion House in Salt Lake City, President Brigham Young organized the Young Ladies Department of the Cooperative Retrenchment Association — the predecessor to the Young Women program.

Watch: Church Video Explains What Latter-day Saints Believe About God (Monday 15 July, 2019)

A recent video released by the Church explains the nature of God, His relationship to each one of us, and how His love and influence can shape our lives. Learn more about Latter-day Saints’ core beliefs in the Church’s Now You Know video series.

Iran tensions: Britain says ‘small window’ to save nuclear deal (Monday 15 July, 2019)

The United Kingdom disagrees with the United States on how to handle the crisis despite the U.S. being its closest ally.

Trump signs order strengthening Buy American Act (Monday 15 July, 2019)

President Donald Trump on Monday signed an executive order to increase the government’s use of American-made products during his annual Made in America showcase.

Location announced for new Latter-day Saints temple in Layton (Monday 15 July, 2019)

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has announced the location of a soon-to-be built temple in Layton.

Democrats may hold Kellyanne Conway in contempt for skipping hearing (Monday 15 July, 2019)

Democrats may hold Kellyanne Conway in contempt for skipping hearing

Watch: What Happened When a YouTuber Stopped Missionaries to Ask About Their Faith (Monday 15 July, 2019)

Interestingly enough, the conversation led to overwhelming positive discussions on YouTube and the video reached 100,000 times the views LaForest’s videos normally receive. And did I mention the video is an hour-long?

C-Band prompts Church of Latter-day Saints to seek reimbursement for transition costs (Monday 15 July, 2019)

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints isn’t taking a position on how the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) restructures the C-Band—be it through a public auction, private sale or some other approach—but it is concerned about protecting its investment in the band and how earth station owners are treated.

Trump nominates Esper to be defense chief, succeeding Mattis (Monday 15 July, 2019)

Trump nominates Esper to be defense chief, succeeding Mattis

HUD secretary Carson visits Church’s Welfare Square (Monday 15 July, 2019)

U.S. Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson toured The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints’ Welfare Square as part of a brief visit in Salt Lake City on Thursday, July 11.