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Missionaries Help Paint Local School

Serving as a full-time missionary for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints can present a wide range of service opportunities. Recently, missionaries in the Manchester area were involved in a project at St Bernard’s RC Primary School in Burnage, where they were asked to paint classrooms and corridors, ready for the pupils returning in September

Mormon Faithful Get Ready For Worldwide General Conference

Twice a year, members and friends of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints gather to hear messages of inspiration and guidance from General Authorities and general officers during the Church’s general conference.

A Royal Invitation

On 12th July 2016 The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (‘Mormons’) was represented on the South Wales Interfaith Council and invited to attend the Royal Opening of the 5th session of the Welsh Assembly (the Senedd). 

High Flying Priest Attracts Media Attention

Ross Williams, a priest from the Milford Haven congregation of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Wales has been the subject of a lot of media attention after it was revealed that he had passed his driving test and gained his private pilot’s license in the same week, shortly after his 17th birthday.

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

Mormon Migration Provides Insights to Help Modern Refugees, Apostle Says

Speaking at Windsor Castle to a conference on religious persecution and forced migration, Elder Jeffrey R. Holland said there is much to learn from the 19th-century Mormon refugee experience that could help modern-day refugees rise above their circumstances.

Presiding Bishop visits refugee shelters in Berlin

During a recent trip to Europe, Bishop Gérald Caussé visited two refugee shelters in Berlin, Germany’s capital.

Mormons Help Local Sikhs with Gurdwara

Around 50 Mormons from the Northampton area joined with local Sikhs to help clear land and prepare for the building of a Gurdwara at St James Mill in the centre of Northampton. The members from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints were delighted to be able to help and work with another faith on this important project.

'No More Strangers'

‘No More Strangers’ was the theme chosen for the recent single adult conference held in Poole. Once the theme was decided upon, planning could start, and the first decision to be made was all about the service project for Saturday morning. Which of all the worthy causes they might choose most fitted the theme? The answer of course was obvious—all of those refugees stranded in Calais and Dunkirk, far away from their homes and strangers indeed.

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

Apostle Addresses Religious Persecution, Forced Migration at Windsor Conference

Freiberg Germany Temple Rededicated

President Dieter F. Uchtdorf, second counselor in the First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, rededicated the Freiberg Germany temple in three sessions Sunday, September 4, 2016, after the temple underwent extensive renovation and expansion.