News Releases

‘Choose to Stay’: New Video Gives Hope to Those Considering Suicide

A new video from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints helps viewers see through the eyes of a young man struggling with suicidal thoughts brought on by the various stresses, pressures and expectations of life.

New Activities for Children and Youth to Strengthen Faith in Christ

New information has been released by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints on plans announced in May for new worldwide resources for girls and boys, young women, and young men.

Faith Counts Video Contest Winners Announced in Ohio

Winners have been announced in the annual Faith Counts “Film Your Faith” video contest. 

Human Flourishing Is the Fruit of Religious Freedom

Elder Joseph W. Sitati, a General Authority Seventy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, encouraged those gathered at the 3rd All Africa Congress on Religious Freedom September 14 to “let human flourishing be the vision we take back to our communities and promote in our own capacities.”

Cleanup Efforts Underway in Asia Following Typhoon Mangkhut

Damage assessments are underway in the Philippines and Hong Kong following Super Typhoon Mangkhut, the category 5 storm that hit Asia over the weekend.

From Pacific Mormon Newsroom

Church Presents Family History to New Zealand Prime Minister

Leaders from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints presented Rt Hon Jacinda Ardern, Prime Minister of New Zealand, with a two-volume family history today in her Wellington office.

New Latter-day Saint General Board Members Named

New members have been called to the Relief Society, Young Women and Primary general boards of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

Church Leaders Meet Chile’s Minister of Women and Gender Equity

Two leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints’ Relief Society and Young Women organizations recently opened a dialogue with Chile’s Minister of Women and Gender Equity, Isabel Plá.

During the September 13 gathering, the group engaged in a fruitful discussion about common objectives — namely, the value of women in society and the elimination of gender-based discrimination and violence.

President Nelson Shares Life Lessons in Pacific Northwest

President Russell M. Nelson addressed more than 49,000 people at a devotional at Safeco Field in Seattle, Washington, Saturday, September 15, 2018.

Latter-day Saints Ready to Provide Disaster Relief on US Southeast Coast

As Hurricane Florence reaches the Southeast Coast of the United States, the humanitarian arm of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is ready to aid those in need.