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First Presidency 2018 Christmas Message

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

Gifts From the Savior Focus of First Presidency’s Christmas Devotional

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)“Jesus Christ is God’s transcendent gift — the gift of the Father to all of His children,” said President Russell M. Nelson of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints at the First Presidency’s Christmas Devotional.

2018 ‘Light the World’ Initiative – Live as He Lived

Oxford University Invites Elder Jeffrey R. Holland to Meet with Theologians and Religious Leaders

From United Kingdom Mormon NewsroomIn a series of gatherings held at the University of Oxford, Elder Jeffrey R. Holland, a Member of the Quorum of Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, met senior theology scholars and faith and government leaders (22-25 November).

Groundbreaking Scheduled for the Bangkok Thailand Temple

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is pleased to announce that the official groundbreaking ceremony for the Bangkok Thailand Temple will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, January 26, 2019.

Latter-day Saints Around the World Country Newsroom Websites November 14, 2018

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

MormonNewsroom.org features stories from its 80 international Newsroom websites as well as those from around the United States to share what members and leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints around the world are doing to better to serve their communities

Church Announces Changes to Recommendation Process for Young Missionaries

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has announced changes to the recommendation process for young missionary candidates. These expanded opportunities will allow more young people to serve as missionaries in various capacities that meet their personal needs or circumstances.

Rice for the Elderly for Mid-Autumn Festival

Coverage and News Media Resources From the 188th Semiannual General Conference

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)Five conference sessions were held October 6–7, 2018. This page is a repository of links to news and announcements from general conference weekend.

President Nelson Stresses Importance of Jesus Christ in Church Name: “It Is His Church”

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)Nearly two months after his brief statement about the name of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, President Russell M. Nelson spoke at length on the importance of the Church’s full name.