2023 First Presidency’s Christmas Devotional
The First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints invites Latter-day Saints, their families, and friends to participate in the First Presidency’s annual Christmas devotional on Sunday, December 3, 2023, at 6 p.m. Mountain Standard Time.
The devotional will include messages from Church leaders and music performed by The Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra at Temple Square.
Decisions about gathering to watch the Christmas devotional in meetinghouses will be left to the discretion of local leaders.
Attend in Person
In-person attendance at the Christmas devotional at the Conference Center in Salt Lake City, Utah, USA, will be limited due to the extensive construction taking place on and around Temple Square.
Ticket requests for attending the Christmas devotional are available beginning Tuesday, November 7 at 10 a.m. MST. A maximum of six tickets may be requested at a time. To reserve tickets, see this link. For more information about parking and attending the event at the Conference Center, please see Temple Square Event Guidelines.
View Live Stream
On Sunday, December 3, at 6 p.m. MST, view a live stream of the devotional on the following channels:
- Gospel Stream app (English, Spanish, Portuguese, and French)
- Church YouTube inspiration channel
- Gospel Library app
Various other stations and internet sites throughout the world will also carry the devotional. Check local program listings for availability in your area. See the broadcast schedule for more details.
View on Demand
Video and audio recordings of the devotional will be archived for on-demand viewing on Gospel Library and Gospel Media. Video and audio recordings in most languages, as well as text in English, Spanish, and Portuguese will be available in about a week. These recordings may be used as part of local unit or family Christmas celebrations and gatherings.
Share on Social Media
To participate in conversations about the Christmas devotional on social media channels, use #ChristmasDevo.