News Releases

Church Releases Hong Kong China Temple Renovation Details

From Hong Kong Mormon NewsroomAdditional details and renderings showing the planned renovation of the Hong Kong China Temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints have been released.

Acclaimed Guest Artists to Perform for President Nelson’s 95th Birthday Celebration

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)Guest artists for President Russell M. Nelson’s 95th birthday celebration, scheduled for early September, have been announced. The birthday celebration will share insights into the life and service of President Nelson.

Apostle and Catholic Cardinal Speak at Freedom Festival

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)Hundreds of people gathered at a patriotic service in central Utah to hear a keynote address from His Eminence Timothy Cardinal Dolan, Archbishop of New York. He was introduced by Elder Quentin L. Cook of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

In Jerusalem, Apostle Encourages Interfaith Listening and Learning

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)Speaking Wednesday evening from the auditorium of the BYU Jerusalem Center, with its breathtaking panoramic view of the Old City visible through the background windows, Elder Quentin L. Cook spoke to a group of Latter-day Saint and Jewish scholars about the importance of interfaith dialogue to build understanding and respe...

Lending a Helping Hand to Families Impacted by March Attacks

From Pacific Mormon NewsroomAfter a gunman killed 51 Muslim worshippers in Christchurch on 15 March, many New Zealanders donated money and food to families affected by the attacks. This outpouring of love was deeply appreciated.

President M. Russell Ballard Inspires Congregations Across the Asia Area

From Hong Kong Mormon Newsroom

Hundreds of members, friends and missionaries of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints gathered to welcome Elder M. Russell Ballard, President of the Quorum of the Twelve during his recent Asia Area tour from May 18-26, 2019.


Muslim and Christian faiths join effort in promoting interfaith harmony and unity

Members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and Jamiyah Singapore, also known as Muslim Missionary Society Singapore, joined on May 27, 2019 to break the fast together at the Church’s meetinghouse on 253 Bukit Timah Road. It was a historic occasion for the two faiths, as it was their first time jointly held Iftar...

President Nelson Admonishes Samoans to Protect Their Children

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)Read more about President Nelson's visit on May 18, 2019, to Samoa.

President M. Russell Ballard Teaches and Inspires on His First Visit to India

From India Mormon NewsroomM. Russell Ballard, President of the Quorum of Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ, addressed nearly 700 Church members and friends at the Hyatt Regency in New Delhi, India on May 19, 2019 – his first ever to the country. He expressed his love for the people of India.    

President Nelson Announces Site for New Temple in Auckland

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)The location of a new temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Auckland, New Zealand, has been announced by President Russell M. Nelson during a Tuesday devotional in the country’s largest city.