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Church Thanks Mali Government for Formal Recognition

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Church Celebrates President Nelson’s 95th Birthday and Life of Christlike Service

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)Latter-day Saints and friends of the faith gathered in Salt Lake City Friday night to celebrate the 95th birthday of President Russell M. Nelson of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. The prophet was honored for his life of Christlike service.

Season Three Filming of Book of Mormon Live-Action Series Nears Completion

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)Filming for season three of the Book of Mormon live-action series recently wrapped its second-to-last week of production.

President Nelson on Final Stop of Latin America Ministry

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)“There are exciting things ahead,” said President Russell M. Nelson of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints as he wraps up his Latin America ministry in Brazil, the largest country in both South America and Latin America.

Church Hosts Events for United Nations Conference in Salt Lake City

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)Leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints are hosting events in Salt Lake City this week associated with the 68th United Nations Civil Society Conference.

Nairobi, Kenya, to be Church Africa Central Area Office

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President Russell M. Nelson's 2019 Latin America Ministry

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)President Russell M. Nelson of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is visiting Latter-day Saints and others in Latin America from August 24, 2019, to September 2, 2019. He and Elder Quentin L. Cook of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles are ministering in Guatemala, Colombia, Ecuador, Argentina and Brazil.

Statement on the Word of Wisdom

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)The Word of Wisdom is a law of health for the physical and spiritual benefit of God's children. It includes instruction about what foods are good for us and those substances to avoid. Over time, Church leaders have provided additional instruction on those things that are encouraged or forbidden by the Word of Wisdom, and have...

First Temple in Portugal Opens to the Public

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We Don’t Have to be Alike to Love Each Other, Prophet Tells NAACP Convention

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The President of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints reminded those assembled for the 110th annual national convention of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) Sunday in Detroit that differences need not undermine society’s shared humanity.

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