News Releases

Asia Area Presidency Reorganized August 1, 2018

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

Voting Begins for Faith Counts ‘Film Your Faith’ Video Contest

Voting is underway on the top 10 finalists in the annual Faith Counts “Film Your Faith” video contest.

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

Book of Mormon Videos Wrap Second Season of Filming

Filming wrapped near Springville, Utah, for the second season of the Book of Mormon live-action video series. The multi-year project is being produced by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints to bring the stories of ancient-American civilization to life and share the teachings of Jesus Christ.

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

Latter-day Saint Hymnbook and Children’s Songbook to Be Revised

Two books of sacred music published by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints are about to undergo significant changes.

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

What’s It Like to Represent the Love of Christ to the World? Humbling, New Apostles Say

After three months in their new roles as apostles of Jesus Christ, Elder Gerrit W. Gong and Elder Ulisses Soares sat down for two hours to speak with Utah and national media about what it’s been like to traverse the globe to share the love of Christ.

Elder David A. Bednar and Sister Susan Bednar Minister to the Saints in Asia

Latter-day Saints Prophet Visits Hong Kong During Global Ministry Tour

Members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Hong Kong made history this Saturday April 21, 2018, as President Russell M. Nelson, the Latter-day Saints prophet, visited them as the seventh stop of his global ministry tour. 

Artistic Rendering of Bangkok Thailand Temple Released

A detailed artistic rendering of the Bangkok Thailand Temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints was released today. The rendering features a majestic 44,405-square-foot, six-story temple with multiple spires reaching heavenward. The temple will be built with the finest materials and workmanship available and be aesthetically pleasing to the community as a religious house of worship.

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

Church Announces Mission Adjustments

From Philippines Mormon Newsroom

China’s CCRP Delegates Visit Philippines, Tour Mormon Temple Grounds