News Releases

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

First Presidency and NAACP Leaders Call for Greater Civility, Racial Harmony

The First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and the national leadership of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) are calling for greater civility and racial harmony.

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

FAQ for New Initiative for Children and Youth Development

The following FAQ addresses a new initiative from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints for its children and youth development.

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

Church Announces Plan for Worldwide Initiative for Children and Youth

For years, Church leaders have been preparing a new initiative to teach and provide leadership and development opportunities to all children and youth, to support families and to strengthen youth everywhere as they develop faith in the Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ.

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

Elder Patrick Kearon Says ‘Rise Out of Ourselves’

As a teenager, Elder Patrick Kearon of the Presidency of the Seventy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints said he was “deeply self-absorbed.”

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Elder Uchtdorf Discusses Future Russia Temple

During a recent visit to Eastern Europe, Elder Dieter F. Uchtdorf of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints encouraged members in Russia to prepare their hearts for a new temple.

Elder Dale G. Renlund visits Sweden

Elder Dale G. Renlund, a member of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles, which is The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints’ second-highest presiding body, visited Sweden on April 28 and 29 accompanied by his wife, Ruth Lybbert Renlund.

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

In Honoring Creation, We Honor the Creator

Our Heavenly Father created the earth as a home for His children to learn and progress—He provided crisp air, rolling waters, and fertile fields; He wrought panoramas of breathtaking peaks and verdant valleys; He painted striking scenes that evoke awe and humility.

Elder Christofferson speaks at United Kingdom Parliamentary meeting

Elder D. Todd Christofferson, a global religious leader from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, addressed the influential All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) for International Freedom of Religion or Belief during a meeting at the United Kingdom Parliament (May 1).

Mormon Apostle visited Germany, Cape Verde and The Netherlands

Elder Ronald A. Rasband of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints visited Germany, the Netherlands and Cape Verde from April 11–22, 2018.

Church President Nelson Concludes Global Ministry Tour

Russell M. Nelson, President of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints finished his global ministry tour Sunday, April 22, 2018, in Laie, Hawaii.