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Barranquilla Colombia Temple Is Dedicated

First Presidency 2018 Christmas Message

Gifts From the Savior Focus of First Presidency’s Christmas Devotional

“Jesus Christ is God’s transcendent gift — the gift of the Father to all of His children,” said President Russell M. Nelson of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints at the First Presidency’s Christmas Devotional.

First Presidency Honors the Life of US President George H. W. Bush

The First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints released the following statement Saturday after the death of former U.S. President George H. W. Bush.

Latter-day Saint Leaders Discuss Religious Intolerance at Baghdad Conference

Two leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints joined more than 200 global religious leaders, politicians and experts in Baghdad, Iraq, in November for a conference designed to raise worldwide support to end religious persecution.

Groundbreaking Scheduled for the Bangkok Thailand Temple

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is pleased to announce that the official groundbreaking ceremony for the Bangkok Thailand Temple will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, January 26, 2019.

2018 Christmas on Temple Square

Hundreds of thousands of LED Christmas lights return to Temple Square in Salt Lake City for the holiday season.

Service Emphasized in 2018 ‘Light the World’ Initiative 

A global Christmas initiative launched by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints encourages people around the world to serve others during the holiday season.

From United Kingdom Newsroom

British Prime Minister Receives Family History from Elder Jeffrey R. Holland

United Kingdom Prime Minister Theresa May was presented her personal family history by Elder Jeffrey R. Holland, a Member of the Quorum of Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (21 November).

Construction of Urdaneta Philippines Temple Will Begin in January 2019

The official groundbreaking ceremony for the Urdaneta Philippines Temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints will be held Wednesday, January 16, 2019. Elder Jeffrey R. Holland of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles will preside at the ceremony.