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Acclaimed Guest Artists to Perform for President Nelson’s 95th Birthday Celebration

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)Guest artists for President Russell M. Nelson’s 95th birthday celebration, scheduled for early September, have been announced. The birthday celebration will share insights into the life and service of President Nelson.

President M. Russell Ballard Teaches and Inspires on His First Visit to India

From India 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.    

Supporting Vietnam’s Efforts and Shared Vision for Environmental Awareness and Protection

On May 30, 2019, leaders and members in Vietnam of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints attended an event titled “Religion with Peaceful Life and Clean Environment.”  The event took place at the Phap Van Buddhist Temple in Hoang Mai District, and was in response to the Vietnam Fatherland Front’s call for environmental...

President M. Russell Ballard Inspires Congregations Across the Asia Area

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.

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Couples Married Civilly Now Authorized for Immediate Temple Marriage

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)The First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced Monday that a civil marriage between a man and a woman will no longer necessitate waiting a year for that couple to be to married (or sealed) in a temple. The new policy change means Latter-day Saint couples can look forward to a temple marriage...

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.

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The World Is Invited to President Nelson’s 95th Birthday Celebration

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)If you asked those closest to him to choose one word to describe President Russell M. Nelson, you might be surprised at the variety of responses. Father. Patriarch. Scientist. Researcher. Servant. Friend. Songwriter. Physician. Prophet. Musician. Surgeon. Husband. Disciple. These words and many more describe a man who has found...

Changes to Emphasize the Correct Name of the Church of Jesus Christ

Church Leaders Distribute Donations to Global Humanitarian Partners

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)"Being able to help someone else makes people happy,” said Sister Joy D. Jones, Primary general president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, who traveled to New York City to deliver checks to several of the Church's global humanitarian partners.