2019 First Presidency Christmas Devotional

  • December 8, 2019
December 8, 2019
Conference Center in Salt Lake City, Utah; and via satellite or online streaming

The Salt Lake Temple shines through the Christmas lights on Temple Square. The 2019 First Presidency Christmas Devotional is Sunday, December 8.

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The First Presidency invites Church members and their friends to participate in the First Presidency’s Christmas devotional broadcast on Sunday, December 8, 2019, at 6:00 p.m. mountain standard time.

The program, originating from the Conference Center, will include Christmas messages by General Authorities and General Officers of the Church.

The Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra at Temple Square will provide the music.

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The First Presidency during the April 2018 general conference. Photo by Ravell Call, Deseret News.

The Salt Lake Temple and Christmas lights.

To view a live stream of the devotional on December 8, visit:

Various other stations and internet sites throughout the world will also carry the devotional. Check local program listings for availability in your area.

Stake Technology Specialists

Stake technology specialists should refer to the Church broadcast schedule when it becomes available several weeks before the event.

Tickets to Live Event

The event at the Conference Center in Salt Lake City, Utah, is free but tickets are required for admission. For ticket information, see event details on Temple Square Events page.

There is a limit of six (6) tickets per person.

Tuesday, October 29, 2019, tickets may be obtained over the internet or by calling 801-570-0080 (locally) or toll-free 1-866-537-8457 (1-866-LDS-TIKS) beginning at 10:00 a.m. MDT.

Tickets may also be obtained in person at the ticket office located at door 4 of the Conference Center.

The ticket office is open from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Social Media Sharing

To participate in conversations about the Christmas devotional on Twitter and other social media channels, use #ChristmasDevo.


Video and audio recordings of the devotional—along with text from the messages in English, Spanish, and Portuguese—will also be provided on broadcast.ChurchofJesusChrist.org and in the Gospel Library app within a week. These recordings may be used as part of local unit or family Christmas celebrations and gatherings.