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Modern Day Apostle Tours Britain with Powerful Christian Message

News Release — 29 JUNE 2015

Following the pattern found in the New Testament, Elder Jeffrey R Holland, of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormons), visited the UK in June to meet with faith and government leaders.  As a senior world ecclesiastical leader, he also provided counsel and spiritual guidance for members of the Church and the wider community.

Scunthorpe Family History Discovery Day

News Release — 28 JUNE 2015

An exciting and successful community event recently took place at the Scunthorpe congregation's meeting house of The Chruch of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, a “Family Discovery Day”, a 4-hour event offering free help to members of the public on family history research.

Michael Ellis MP visits Northampton Mormons

News Release — 25 JUNE 2015

Following an invitation to attend a charity screening of the US cinema success, ‘Meet the Mormons’ the Rt Hon Michael Ellis MP for Northampton North received a tour of the Northampton Meeting house of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

Where the Spirit of the Lord is, there is Liberty

Blog Post — 24 JUNE 2015

Eight hundred years ago this month the despotic King of England begrudgingly made a deal with a powerful group of rebellious nobles, by endorsing a document we now know as Magna Carta (‘The Great Charter’). 'Where the Spirit of the Lord is, there is liberty'.

EU Commission Invites Mormon Leader to High-Level Meeting with Religious Leaders

News Release — 17 JUNE 2015

Elder Patrick Kearon, of the Europe Area Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, joined fourteen senior representatives from other Christian, Muslim, Jewish, Buddhist and Hindu faiths to discuss the challenges European societies are facing with the rise of anti-Semitism and Muslim hatred.

'Meet the Mormons' at The Rex

News Release — 16 JUNE 2015

Members from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Huddersfield and their friends enjoyed a unique experience watching the Blockbuster film, ‘Meet the Mormons’ at the Rex Cinema in Elland (near Halifax), Yorkshire. Joining them as special guests were Rt Hon Craig Whittaker, MP for Calderdale Valley, who was accompanied by his mother.

Elder Jeffrey R. Holland Visits Scotland during Church's Scottish Anniversary Year

News Release — 11 JUNE 2015

Elder Jeffrey R. Holland, from the worldwide Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormons), visited Edinburgh (Sat 6 Jun and Sun 7 Jun) for a visit to local Church members and missionaries that coincided with the 175th Anniversary of the Church’s first baptisms in Scotland.  Elder Holland paid tribute to the Christian faith of thousands of early pioneers who joined the Church in Scotland and their legacy to the Church’s modern-day Scottish membership.

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

Mormon Apostle Addresses All-Party Parliamentary Group in UK House of Lords

News Release — 11 JUNE 2015

With religious conflicts growing throughout the world, Elder Jeffrey R. Holland addressed the All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on Foreign Affairs in the House of Lords at the UK Parliament on how humanitarian aid can help.

The Piano Guys: Mind the Gap

News Release — 10 JUNE 2015

Capturing the hearts of many in the London area, 7th June marked an evening of music and testimony in a devotional by The Piano Guys: Jon Schmidt, Steven Sharp Nelson, Paul Anderson, and Al van der Beek. In the midst of their European Tour on Sunday evening they were greeted by a capacity audience of members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and community friends in the Hyde Park Chapel on Exhibition Road, London.

Cambridge Celebrates 50th Anniversary

News Release — 9 JUNE 2015

The Cambridge congregation of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints recently celebrated the 50th Anniversary of its meeting house with a public Open Day and a visit from the Mayor and Deputy Mayor.