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From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

President Monson to Celebrate 90th Birthday

Thomas S. Monson, president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, will celebrate his 90th birthday Monday, August 21, 2017.

Africa set to welcome Sister Aburto and Sister Oscarson on a special visit

Sister Reyna I. Aburto, Second Counselor in Relief Society general presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and Sister Bonnie L. Oscarson, President of the Young Women organisation, are scheduled to visit several African countries this month to meet with members and train local Church leaders.

Mayor of Botswana's capital of Gaborone visits ASEA office

The Africa Southeast Area office of Public Affairs has hosted Kagiso Calvin Thutlwe, the Mayor of Gaborone, the capital of Botswana.

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

Elder Christofferson Says Protecting Faith Is Path to Peace

“Recognizing and protecting faith is the path to peace,” said Elder D. Todd Christofferson of the Quorum of Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Pune, India, Monday, August 14, 2017.

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

Church Issues Statements on Situation in Charlottesville, Virginia

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints released the following statement Sunday, August 13, 2017, addressing the situation in Charlottsville, Virginia.

Elder and Sister Renlund host Africa's youth at an inspirational Face to Face

Elder Dale G. Renlund, accompanied by his wife Sister Ruth Renlund, has hosted an inspirational Face to Face event, at which youth from across Africa could ask questions and receive answers to fortify their faith and their testimonies of the Lord Jesus Christ.

Elder and Sister Renlund host a historic Africa Face to Face event

Elder Dale G. Renlund, and his wife Ruth have delivered a historic Face to Face event in Africa, where youth posed to them a series of questions about the fundamental principles of the gospel of Jesus Christ.

MORMONS TRAIN HEALTH WORKERS

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (LDS) or Mormons Botswana in conjunction with the Ministry of Health and Wellness, has embarked on some life-saving programmes to help mothers and their babies survive during birth.

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

Alex Boyé Sings With Mormon Tabernacle Choir

“I don’t sing with my hands behind my back sitting on a chair. I give everything,” said singer Alex Boyé, who was feeling right at home during the annual Pioneer Day concert with the Mormon Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra at Temple Square. “Like a grand homecoming,” said the former choir member, who sang to a large crowd during “Music for a Summer Evening” in the Conference Center on Temple Square in downtown Salt Lake City Friday night, July 14, 2017. 

Filming Begins on New Book of Mormon Videos

Live-action series shares messages of faith