News Releases

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.

President Russell M. Nelson's 2019 Pacific 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 the Pacific from May 16, 2019, to May 25, 2019. He and Elder Gerrit W. Gong of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles are visiting Hawaii, Samoa, Australia, New Zealand, Fiji, Tonga and Tahiti. 

Church launches “Finding More Through Christ” Campaign in Asia

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Asia launched an Easter Campaign Monday, April 15, with the theme “Finding More…through Christ.” The aim is to invite all to come unto Christ and “find more” through Him—more joy, peace, success or any other pursuit in life.

First Presidency Easter Message – April 2019

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)