News Releases

Women faith leaders meet in Wales to discuss faithful living

Two top women leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormons), Sister Jean B. Bingham and Sister Joy D. Jones, commenced their ten-day trip to Europe by attending the interfaith conference held at the Celtic Manor Resort.

Church Announces Mission Adjustments

Today, the Church announces boundary realignments for 19 missions, as well as the creation of five new missions. With the following changes there will be 407 missions.

World Religion Day: Oneness in diversity

January 21 marked World Religion Day. It’s a little different from World Water Day or World Book Day as it wasn’t set by an intergovernmental organisation to raise awareness of an issue. Instead, it’s an occasion for people of different faiths to come together through dialogue and service.

Russell M. Nelson called as the 17th President of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

The announcement was made today, January 16, 2018 in Salt Lake City, Utah.

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.