News Releases

Church members looking forward to General Conference: April 1-2

It will soon be General Conference, and members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints can look forward to the opportunity to receive counsel from The First Presidency, members of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles, and other General Authorities and General Officers of the Church.

President Eyring and Elder Holland set to speak to the youth of the Church

Youth in the Africa Southeast Area of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints will have the opportunity on Saturday, March 4, 2017 to participate in a worldwide broadcast featuring a discussion with President Henry B. Eyring, First Counselor in the First Presidency, and Elder Jeffrey R. Holland of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles.

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

Church Expresses Concern for Those Fleeing Violence, War and Religious Persecution

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

More Flexibility Announced for Mormon Missionary Daily Schedules

Changes are coming to the daily schedules of full-time missionaries of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. 

Raphael: from Mozambique to the Johannesburg Temple – a journey of faith

Beira, Mozambique might seem like a world away from Johannesburg but the long distance between the two cities is not something that caused Raphael Cherequejane any worry.

Africa Southeast Area Presidency starts off 2017 with a focus on the Area Plan

The Africa Southeast Area Presidency has started 2017 by showcasing the annual area plan aimed at establishing the gospel in the hearts of the members and at ensuring The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is on a sure foundation in Africa.

New president of the Accra, Ghana mission shares insights on missionary work

Trevor T. Keyes, who was recently called to preside over the Accra, Ghana mission of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, has expressed appreciation for the chance to advance the message of the restoration.

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

Elder Christofferson Prays at National Prayer Service

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

Mormon Tabernacle Choir Sings at US Presidential Inauguration

The Mormon Tabernacle Choir sang at the U.S. Presidential Inauguration in Washington, D.C., Friday, January 20, 2017. 

From Uganda Mormon Newsroom

New Stake Created in Uganda.

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has created a new administrative unit known as a stake in Kampala. The new stake, akin to a Diocese in other faiths, has been created by splitting the Kampala Uganda Stake.