News Releases

Elder Gerard Addresses NAACP National Convention

Elder Jack N. Gerard, a General Authority Seventy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, announced expanded collaboration between the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) and the Church at the organization’s 109th annual national meetings held in San Antonio, Texas.

Mormons Around the World Country Newsroom Websites July 13, 2018

MormonNewsroom.org features stories from its 80 international Newsroom websites as well as those from around the United States 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.

Why We Need to Talk About Suicide

A recently released series of eight videos that encourages Latter-day Saints to listen to and love those considering suicide features a man whose life changed after the suicide of his son away at college.

Elder Uchtdorf Visits German Chancellor in Berlin

Elder Dieter F. Uchtdorf of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints met with German Chancellor Angela Merkel in Germany, Friday, July 6, 2018.

From United Kingdom Mormon Newsroom

Elder Holland presents ‘David O. McKay Stone’ to Scottish Museum

Elder Jeffrey R. Holland presented a Scottish museum with the exact replica of an artefact that became linked with Scotland’s religious history, at an event attended by Stirling Member of Parliament Stephen Kerr and Stirling’s Provost, Councillor Christine Simpson.

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.

Gateway Arch Museum Opens with Exhibit Featuring Mormon History

When it comes to Latter-day Saints and Missouri in the 1830s, thoughts often go to the infamous 1838 extermination order issued by Governor Lilburn W. Boggs. A less familiar but more redeeming story, however, is that Latter-day Saints had friends on the other side of the state. St. Louisans defended Latter-day Saints, and the city played a key role in their later migration to Utah.

From United Kingdom Mormon Newsroom

New Approach to Tackle Worldwide Humanitarian Challenges

Global faith leader Elder Jeffrey R. Holland calls for more spiritual and emotional support for world’s disenfranchised and downhearted

Reach Out in Love to Those Considering Suicide, Elder Renlund Says

In an ongoing effort to help prevent suicide, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has released a series of hopeful videos — several of which come from Elder Dale G. Renlund of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles — that encourage Latter-day Saints to listen to and love those considering suicide.

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.