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Sarah Jane Weaver

Sarah Jane Weaver

Sarah Jane Weaver is the editor of the the Church News. Since 1995 she has covered, among other things, the church’s welfare services, Church Education and social issues impacting members of the church. Her favorite assignments include reporting on church temple dedications and writing about members of the church around the world. Sarah graduated from BYU with a degree in journalism and history and served as editor and chief of the BYU student newspaper, the Daily Universe. Before joining the Deseret News staff, she completed a Pulliam Fellowship at the Arizona Republic in Phoenix, Ariz.

Recent Headlines

Church announces 2020 youth theme — read the scripture here
The youth theme for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints emphasizes the scripture 1 Nephi 3:7: "I will go and do the things which the Lord hath commanded."
How President Nelson's visit made dreams come true in Orlando
President Russell M. Nelson and his wife, Sister Wendy Nelson, smile and wave to the Amway Center attendees following the June 9, 2019, devotional in Orlando, Florida.
What I learned from Tongan Latter-day Saints about how to endure
Attendees sit in the rain during a devotional in Tonga on May 23, 2019.