News Releases

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

First Presidency Expresses Gratitude for Humanitarian Outreach

In this season of Thanksgiving, the First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is expressing gratitude for donations and volunteer service as the Church responds to the many humanitarian needs around the world.

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

Religious Freedom Is the Hard Work of Citizenship, Church Leader Says

Protecting religious freedom isn’t the responsibility only of the Supreme Court justice, the local lawmaker or the Jewish rabbi at the local synagogue. Each person, regardless of their level of expertise, can do something, said Elder Von G. Keetch, a General Authority Seventy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

Power in the Word of Wisdom

Man losing his family and control of his life uses Word of Wisdom to regain both.

LDS Church grooms future leaders through Girls Camp

Camp brings Young Women to Christ.  Participants learn skills, develop faith and friendship.

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

Latter-day Saints Provide Famine Relief in Africa, Middle East

Mormons are providing an additional $11 million in assistance for victims of famine in eight countries in Africa and the Middle East. The humanitarian effort was recently approved by the First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

Relief Society and Primary Leaders Welcome New General Boards

New members have been called to the Church's Relief Society and Primary general boards.

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

Elder Christofferson Says Protecting Faith Is Path to Peace

“Recognizing and protecting faith is the path to peace,” said Elder D. Todd Christofferson of the Quorum of Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Pune, India, Monday, August 14, 2017.

From Hong Kong Mormon Newsroom

Asia Area Presidency Reorganized

Elder Meurs Joins Elder Funk and Elder Evans in the Asia Area Presidency

From Hong Kong Mormon Newsroom

Where Religious and Secular Meet

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

Elder Peter F. Meurs

Elder Peter F. Meurs was sustained as a General Authority Seventy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints on April 2, 2016. He is currently serving in the Asia Area Presidency.