News Releases

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.

Inauguration Held for BYU–Pathway Worldwide President

Inauguration ceremonies were held in Salt Lake City Thursday night, November 16, 2017, for the first president of BYU-Pathway Worldwide.

From United Kingdom Mormon Newsroom

Mormon women's leader speaks at European Parliament conference

Sister Jean B. Bingham addressed an audience of scholars and dignitaries at the “Women in Faith: A Freedom of religion or belief perspective” conference.

New York Attorney General: Religious Freedom for One is Freedom for All

The New York Latter-day Saint Professional Association (NYLDSPA) gave New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman its 2017 Visionary Leadership award. Elder D. Todd Christofferson offered the evening's honorary keynote address.

Work of Rediscovered Mormon Artist Joseph Paul Vorst on Display

An exhibition featuring the work of Mormon artist Joseph Paul Vorst opens at the Church History Museum of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

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.

Relief Society Leader Meets Earthquake Survivors in Mexico

Sister Reyna I. Aburto, second counselor in the Relief Society general presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, traveled to the Mexican state of Oaxaca to visit with survivors of a recent earthquake.

Mormons Around the World Country Newsroom Websites November 6, 2017

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

Church Thanks Members and Friends for Disaster Donations

In response to the generous help given following a series of recent unprecedented catastrophes, President Henry B. Eyring, first counselor in the First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, expressed his gratitude. “In the midst of this suffering, people throughout the world have rallied to come to the aid of their brothers and sisters,” he said in representing the First Presidency.

Church Joins Community in Making Donation to Aid Homelessness

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints joins other community organizations to respond to those who experience homelessness. Today, Church leaders approved a $10 million donation to contribute to the construction and development of additional housing in the Salt Lake valley for those in great need.