News Release

Coverage and News Media Resources from the 185th Annual General Conference

 General conferences of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints take place every six months, originating in the 21,000-seat Conference Center in Salt Lake City and reaching a global audience estimated to be in the millions. The April 4–5 proceedings are available in over 90 languages via television, radio, satellite and Internet broadcasts. Six sessions of the conference will be held on March 28, April 4 and April 5, 2015, in the Conference Center in Salt Lake City, Utah.

Information regarding the conference will be updated on this page throughout the week and weekend. See the links below for news releases, blog posts and photos covering the conference.

     NEWS RELEASE: New Temples Announced: Abidjan, Ivory Coast (Côte d’Ivoire); Port-au-Prince, Haiti; Bangkok, Thailand

     NEWS RELEASE: 2014 Statistical Report for 2015 April General Conference

     NEWS RELEASE: New General Authorities, Young Men Presidency and Primary Presidency Changes

     PHOTOS: Speakers from the 185th Annual General Conference

     NEWS RELEASE: Church Leaders Focus on Family and Service at General Women's Session

     NEWS RELEASE: Annual General Conference Reaches Global Audience

     VIDEO: Watch General Conference Live

To learn more about general conference visit:

     BACKGROUND: What Is General Conference?

     COMMENTARY: General Conference Is Personal

     BLOG: "On Faith" Blog: Mormons and General Conference


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