News Releases

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

Hurricane Irma and Maria Updates

A summary of the response of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints to victims of Hurricane Irma and Hurricane Maria.

Knitting For Children and Lighting The World Day 7

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

Christ's Birth Celebrated at First Presidency's Christmas Devotional

“One word best describes the feelings we experience at Christmastime. That word is love,” said President Dieter F. Uchtdorf at the First Presidency's Christmas Devotional.

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

US President Visits Welfare Square

“We’re really proud of you. What you do is like nobody else.” Those were the words of U.S. President Donald J. Trump in his first visit to Salt Lake City since becoming president nearly a year ago.

South Africa's Ambassador to the US, Elder Bednar switch on the Christmas lights

South Africa’s Ambassador to the United States, His Excellency Mninwa Johannes Mahlangu joined Elder David A. Bednar of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles to illuminate more than 650,000 Christmas lights at a historic event held at the Washington D.C. Temple’s Visitors Centre on November 28, 2017.

‘Light the World’ Christmas Initiative Encourages Christlike Service during the Christmas Holidays

From Kenya Mormon Newsroom

An apostle of the Lord, Neil L. Andersen Speaks to South East Area Africa

The Nairobi saints had the opportunity to hear several leaders speak specifically to the needs in South East Africa. The special broadcast included Elders Neil L. Andersen, Tad R. Callister, Carl B. Cook, Sister Bonnie L. Oscarson, President of Southeast Area of Africa, Kevin S. Hamilton, and the East Nairobi Stake President George, Munene. In addition this article includes a video of members in attendance at the Upper Hill Stake Center,West Stake.

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

Love One Another Despite Differences, Apostles Tell Young Adults

Elder Oaks and Elder M. Russell Ballard, both of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles, answered questions from young single adults around the world ages 18 to 30 Sunday night in a live 90-minute Face to Face broadcast. The event originated from the campus of Utah State University in Logan, Utah.

Johannesburg Holds Red Carpet Media Event to Introduce "LightTheWorld" Christmas Initiative

‘Light the World’ Christmas Initiative Encourages Christlike Service