News Releases

Sister Bingham Observes Pilot Nutrition Program in the Philippines

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) Sister Jean B. Bingham, Relief Society general president, visits the Philippines to see how a Church-sponsored pilot nutrition program is working in a Latter-day Saint congregation in the community of Catarman, located in the province of Northern Samar.

Church Sending Supplies to China to Assist With Coronavirus

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) As concerns regarding the respiratory illness coronavirus continue to rise, Russell M. Nelson, president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, inquired of his longtime friends in China as to what might be needed.

Pacific Area Presidency Expresses Gratitude to All Who Participated in Special Day of Fasting 

From Australia Mormon Newsroom Dear Australian Saints:

Elder Cook Meets With Philippine President Duterte

From Philippines Mormon Newsroom

Elder Quentin L. Cook of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints met with Philippine President Rodrigo Roa Duterte in Manila for a courtesy visit on Wednesday, January 15, 2020. 

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Blessings from the 50,000 Community Service Hours Project

Blessings from the 50,000 Community Service Hours Project

Church Announces Location of Bengaluru India Temple

From India Mormon Newsroom An exterior rendering has been released showing the planned Bengaluru India Temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

Apostle Counsels Young Adults to Overcome Fear and Commit to Christ

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) An apostle of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints spoke Sunday to a segment of society that, taken in the aggregate in the United States, is among the most likely not to be affiliated with a religion. Elder D. Todd Christofferson’s talk to the Church’s global cadre of young adults ages 18 to 30 addressed, fittingly,...

New Podcast Series Looks in Depth at Joseph Smith’s First Vision of Deity

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) A new six-episode podcast series from the editors of

Flash floods in Jakarta killed many

From Hong Kong Mormon Newsroom The recent flash floods in Jakarta, Indonesia killed 43 people as of Friday and left hundreds of thousands homeless. According to local authorities, this is the city’s most intense period of rainfall since record keeping began more than 20 years ago.

Global Effort to ‘Light the World’ Generates Donations for Charities

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) Nearly 150,000 items have been purchased by the public in a global effort organized by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. The Light the World: One by One effort to donate to those in need during the 2019 Christmas season officially began on December 1 and runs through the end of the month.