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From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

President Monson Honored for Legacy of Love, Service

Thousands of people gathered in the Conference Center on Temple Square in Salt Lake City on Friday, January 12, 2018, for the funeral of President Thomas S. Monson.

A Special Invitation for Tuesday,
16th January 2018

Members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints from around the world are invited to participate in a live message from President Russell M. Nelson on Tuesday, 16th January 2018 at 9:00 a.m. Mountain Standard Time.

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

Public Leaders Worldwide Pay Tribute to President Monson

In addition to tributes from Presidents Henry B. Eyring and Dieter F. Uchtdorf, who served with President Thomas S. Monson in the First Presidency, and from the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles, many religious, educational, humanitarian and government leaders around the world have extended prayers and condolences in the wake of President Monson’s passing.

Ashton Under Lyne Concert Donates 520 Gifts for Local Charities

A Carol Concert was held in December at the Ashton under Lyne meeting house of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints with local dignitaries in attendance. Over 520 toys and gifts were donated to local charities: ‘Threshold’, ‘Rochdale Childer’, the Oldham Foodbank, and Chadderton and Failsworth Rotary Clubs.

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

President Monson Funeral Arrangements Announced

Funeral services for President Thomas S. Monson, leader of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints who died Tuesday night, January 2, 2018, will be held in the Conference Center on Temple Square Friday, January 12, 2018, at 12:00 p.m. MST.

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

President Thomas S. Monson Dies at Age 90

With tender feelings we announce that Thomas S. Monson, president and prophet of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, died this evening at 10:01 pm in his home in Salt Lake City. He was with family at the time of his passing. He died at age 90 from causes incident to age. 

Chelmsley Wood Supports Local Refugee Charity

Members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Chelmsley Wood congregation have signed off a year of supporting local charity Entraide by throwing open the doors of their meetinghouse at Clopton Crescent to host a recent Christmas party for client families and staff.

On the Lord’s Errand

In the midst of visits with widows, playing checkers with his son or attending to worldwide needs of members of the Church, President Monson has always been “on the Lord’s errand”

Coventry Missionaries Raise Monies for Local Charities

Missionaries from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, who are serving in the Coventry area, came together to help Father Christmas as he toured the streets of Willenhall, Coventry, collecting money for local charities.

Aberdeen's Santa Float Raises Funds for Local Charity

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints’ Santa Float has once again been making its rounds of the Bridge of Don Aberdeen area with their Santa Float Fund Raiser from 4th - 15th December each weekday evening raising £1700.