News Releases

Mormon women's leader speaks at European Parliament conference

Sister Jean B. Bingham addressed an audience of scholars and dignitaries at the “Women in Faith: A Freedom of religion or belief perspective” conference.

Stockport MP and local Councillor Attend Family Fun Day

The Stockport congregation of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints held its annual Family Fun Day with MP Mary Robinson and councillor Wendy Wild.

Local MP Visits Poppy Appeal Collectors

Toby Perkins MP visited the local supermarket, not for groceries but to give support to the Poppy Appeal collectors from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints at Tesco in Lockoford Lane Chesterfield. Toby made one of the first donations, chatted to donors and thanked the volunteer collectors for their time and support for the appeal.

Elder M. Russell Ballard visits Europe

Elder M. Russell Ballard – a member of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles, which is The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints’ second-highest presiding body – recently paid a visit to several European countries.

Hull Women Sew Blankets for Refugees

Since the start of the refugee crisis in Europe, members from the Hull area of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints have fulfilled several projects to help support the refugees, but it was in May of this year that Jemma Everitt, women's leader, felt inspired to appeal to the local women in the area to donate blankets for the same cause.

471 Pairs of Spectacles Collected in Buchan for Charity

An amazing 471 pairs of used spectacles were collected in just a few hours as 32 members of the Buchan congregation gave service together over two weeks.

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

Elder Robert D. Hales Dies at Age 85

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

Latter-day Saints Provide Famine Relief in Africa, Middle East

Mormons are providing an additional $11 million in assistance for victims of famine in eight countries in Africa and the Middle East. The humanitarian effort was recently approved by the First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

Church Acquires Printer’s Manuscript of Book of Mormon

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, headquartered in Salt Lake City, Utah, recently acquired the printer’s manuscript of the Book of Mormon from the Community of Christ in Independence, Missouri. Latter-day Saints revere the Book of Mormon as the keystone of their faith, a book of scripture that witnesses of Jesus Christ like the Bible.

European Mormons recommit to follow Jesus Christ at global conference

About half a million members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Europe look forward to General Conference, which begins September 23.