“Today, we are pleased to announce three key initiatives that have emerged from our many discussions and prayerful planning," President Russel M. Nelson said at a news conference on June 14. “Leaders of the Church have found common ground with the NAACP as we have discussed challenges that beset some of God’s children."
BYU officially announced that Fall Semester 2021 will be a traditional semester meaning no physical distancing, no masks and the vast majority of classes being offered in-person in an announcement on its website.
A new temple will be built in Ephraim, Utah, President Russell M. Nelson announced today. The news came via a prerecorded video released to members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in central Utah. President Nelson also announced the new temple on Instagram and Facebook.