“Summary of Recent Updates,” General Handbook: Serving in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (2020).
“Summary of Recent Updates,” General Handbook.
Chapter 0: Introductory Overview
Chapter 4: Leadership and Councils in the Church of Jesus Christ
Chapter 4 has been revised to include content on councils. (Some of this content was previously in chapter 7, “Councils in the Church.” The content from chapter 7 has been revised and moved to chapters 4 and 29.)
Chapter 5: General and Area Leadership
Chapter 5 is new. It describes the roles of general and area leaders and councils in the Church.
Chapter 6: Stake Leadership (formerly chapter 5)
Chapter 7: The Bishopric (formerly chapter 6)
Chapter 12: Primary
Chapter 18: Priesthood Ordinances and Blessings
Chapter 20: Activities
Chapter 20 has been revised. The content has also been simplified and oriented around the needs of smaller units.
Chapter 25: Temple and Family History Work in the Ward and Stake
Chapter 26: Temple Recommends
Chapter 27: Temple Ordinances for the Living
Chapter 29: Meetings in the Church
Chapter 30: Callings in the Church
Chapter 30 has been revised. The content has also been simplified and oriented around the needs of smaller units.
Chapter 32: Repentance and Church Membership Councils
Chapter 33: Records and Reports
Chapter 34: Finances and Audits
Chapter 38: Church Policies and Guidelines