News Releases

Church Announces Location of Bengaluru India Temple

From India Mormon NewsroomAn 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 NewsroomThe 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.

2019 Year in Review

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)A look back at the major news and announcements from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in 2019.

President Nelson Plays 'Silent Night' Alongside 7-Year-Old Singer

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President Nelson Plays 'Silent Night' Alongside 7-year-old Singer

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From Hong Kong Mormon Newsroom

Prophet Concludes Southeast Asia Ministry in Indonesia

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)“Many fond memories come to mind as we reflect on the fact that this is the 50th anniversary of the Church here in Indonesia,” said President Russell M. Nelson of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints as he concluded his weeklong Southeast Asia ministry Thursday in Jakarta.

In His First Visit to Cambodia, Prophet Unveils Phnom Penh Temple Rendering

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)President Russell M. Nelson of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints brought glad tidings Tuesday night to hundreds of gathered Church members at the Premier Centre Sen Sok in Phnom Penh. He unveiled an artist’s rendering of what will become one of the Church’s most sacred worship spaces—the Phnom Penh Temple.