News Releases

Prophet Invites the World to Consider, ‘How Do You Hear Him?'

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) President Russell M. Nelson of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints shared the following message today on his Facebook, Instagram and Twitter pages.

South Africa’s Second Temple is Dedicated

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) Elder Ronald A. Rasband, an apostle of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, dedicated the Durban South Africa Temple today.

Use of the Lord's Sacred Funds

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) Use of the Lord’s Sacred Funds

Durban Conference Focuses on Law and Religious Communities in Africa

From Ghana Mormon Newsroom

Church Sending Supplies to China to Assist With Coronavirus

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) As concerns regarding the respiratory illness coronavirus continue to rise, Russell M. Nelson, president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, inquired of his longtime friends in China as to what might be needed.

Durban South Africa Temple Opens Doors to the Public

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) The public is invited to visit the new Durban South Africa Temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. The open house begins Wednesday, January 22 and goes through Saturday, February 1, 2020, with the exception of Sunday, January 26. The temple is located at 2 Izinga Drive, Hawaan, Blackburn, 4319, South Afr...

2019 LIGHT THE WORLD INITIATIVE LAUNCHED IN WEST AFRICA

From Ghana Mormon Newsroom For four years now, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has been rolling out a program called Light the World. This initiative is held every December. #LightTheWorld is an invitation to transform Christmas into a season of service and to follow the example of Jesus Christ by ministering to others—just like He d...

President Nelson Invites Sharing of Gospel Restoration

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) President Russell M. Nelson of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is inviting Latter-day Saints to share the gospel of Jesus Christ with others in 2020.

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.

How the Church of Jesus Christ Uses Tithes and Donations

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints uses the sacred tithes and generous donations of its members in worldwide efforts to love God and neighbor. In light of recent media stories that have misrepresented the Church’s approach, the Church provides the following summary