The country of South Africa has recently experienced a variety of attacks on foreigners living within its borders. Termed as “xenophobia”, the violence escalated in KwaZulu-Natal, which quickly spread to the Johannesburg area of Gauteng and the East Rand suburb of Primrose, amongst others.
During the luncheon reception, representatives from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints presented Bishop Dube and his wife a beautiful Christus statue.
Members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Durban were honoured to be invited to attend the recent ordination of Bishop Vusi Dube of the Ethekwini Community Church. The ordination took place on Easter Sunday at Centrum Park where over 2,000 people were in attendance.
“It is easy to love the people of Africa,” Elder Jeffrey R. Holland of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles has said repeatedly. The faith and obedience of African Latter-day Saints, born of their love for the gospel, sets an example for all members of the Church, he said. Full Story »
The World Report is a semiannual report of news events around the world pertaining to The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormon). Full Story »
FamilySearch and MyHeritage recently announced that the MyHeritage Library Edition™ is now available for FREE at every FamilySearch Family History Centre and Family History Library in the world, including those located in Johannesburg, Cape Town and Durban. Full Story »
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints provides a comprehensive program for youth through its Young Men and Young Women organizations. Youth ages 12 through 17 meet in classes on Sundays for religious instruction and several times during the month for social activities including service projects, sports, camping and dances.Read More »