News Releases

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

At ‘Be One’ Celebration, a Call for Optimism and Overcoming Prejudice

The "Be One" event celebrated, through song, dance and the spoken word, the Church’s June 1978 revelation that extended the blessings of the priesthood and the temple to all of God's children everywhere in the world.

Church Leaders visit His Excellency President Julius Maada Bio

Leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints paid a courtesy call on His Excellency the President Julius Maada Bio, President of the Republic of Sierra Leone at his State House Office in Freetown.

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

Brook P. Hales Called as General Authority Seventy

Brook P. Hales has been called to serve as a General Authority Seventy effective May 17, 2018, at age 62. At the time of his call, he had been serving as the secretary to the First Presidency and will continue in this role. 

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

President Russell M. Nelson's 2018 Global Ministry Tour

The 2018 global ministry tour of President Russell M. Nelson and Elder Jeffrey R. Holland covered eight cities in 11 days in Europe, Africa and Asia. Below is a summary of coverage from each city.

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

President Nelson Concludes Global Ministry Tour in Hawaii

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

President Nelson Arrives in Africa

From Ghana Mormon Newsroom

Latter-day Saints Sustain New First Presidency in Solemn Assembly

President and Sister Nelson to Embark on Global Ministry Tour

As announced last month, President Russell M. Nelson of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and his wife, Wendy, along with Elder Jeffrey R. Holland of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles and his wife, Patricia, will visit Europe, Africa and Asia in April. The leaders of the global faith are scheduled to leave Salt Lake City and visit eight cities in 11 days April 10–23, 2018.

Latter-day Saints Prepare for General Conference

Leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints invite members and guests of the Church to participate in the faith's next annual general conference, held March 31 and April 1, in Salt Lake City, United States.

From Ghana Mormon Newsroom

Clean Water a Blessing for Thousands