World's Largest Family History Event Held in Utah
Thousands of family history enthusiasts from the United States and overseas are gathering in Salt Lake City this week for RootsTech, the world’s largest family history event. The three-day conference runs February 4-6, 2016.
Provo City Center Temple Open House Tickets Still Available 
Provo City Center Temple open house tickets are still available for the public open house that runs through March 5, 2016.
Apostles Visit Government Leaders in South Pacific, Central America

Elder D. Todd Christofferson of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles met last weekend with government leaders in Samoa while Elder Quentin L. Cook of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles visited with the president of the Republic of El Salvador. They were joined by their wives.

Former US Senator Speaks of Religious Freedom’s Invaluable Contribution to America
Former U.S. Senator Gordon Smith spoke to the Religious Freedom and Business Foundation January 12, 2016, in Washington, D.C. He said "the contribution of religious freedom to American life is beyond price.”
Mormonism Online: In Your Own Words | January 21, 2016
Latter-day Saint youth participate in live chat with Church leaders
Family History Workshops Held During Martin Luther King Day of Service in Philadelphia
Attendees of the largest Martin Luther King Day event in the United States had an opportunity to learn about their African American ancestors of the Civil War era. FamilySearch participated in the Greater Philadelphia King Day of Service.
Mormon Youth Will Ask Church Leaders Questions in Live Chat Event
Religious Freedom Expert Praises Church’s Family Home Evening Program
Dr. Daniel Mark, an expert on religious freedom and political science assistant professor at Villanova University, praised the Church's family home evening program while speaking at BYU on January 14, 2016.
Mormons Around the World Country Newsroom Websites January 12, 2016

MormonNewsroom.org features stories from its international Newsroom websites to share what leaders and members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints around the world are doing to better the communities in which they live.

‘A Savior Is Born’ Video Ranked in Top 10 Holiday Campaigns of the Year

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