resident Russell M. Nelson’s message of hope has received over 1 million views and over 3,000 comments on YouTube, with several being from non-members and even non-religious people.

While many individuals had hoped to be physically present at these church history sites, the Church has provided updated resources online and in print to help members experience the power of the First Vision and Restoration despite COVID-19-related closures.

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced they are closing all temples as of March 25.

With so many temples being closed or limited, Latter-day Saint couples have been forced to postpone or move up their sealings or get married civilly.