News Releases

President Nelson Ministry in Latin America Announced  

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

President Russell M. Nelson and his wife, Wendy, along with Elder Quentin L. Cook of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles and his wife, Mary, will travel to Latin America at the end of August for ministry visits. 

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Latter-day Prophet Meets with Tongan King and Queen

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President Nelson Reminds Fijians of Their Divine Potential

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)“May I thank you for your great faith,” said President Russell M. Nelson of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints as he addressed a large crowd under cloudy skies in Fiji Wednesday afternoon during his Pacific ministry. 

President Nelson Meets with New Zealand Prime Minister

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)President Russell M. Nelson of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints met Monday with New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern as he reached the midway point of his nine-day Pacific ministry visits to seven countries.

Prophet Blesses Australian Saints to Be a ‘Light and Attraction’ to Fellow Citizens

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

President Russell M. Nelson reminded a capacity crowd of 8,000 Latter-day Saints Sunday night at the International Convention Centre in Sydney of the power and importance of the Book of Mormon in their personal lives and in the growth of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Australia.

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President Nelson Admonishes Samoans to Protect Their Children

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)Read more about President Nelson's visit on May 18, 2019, to Samoa.

Prophet Brings ‘Spirit of Aloha’ to Pacific Ministry Stop in Hawaii

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)The president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, regarded by the faithful as a modern-day prophet, began his nine-day Pacific ministry with a visit to Kona, Hawaii, Thursday, May 16, 2019.

Prophet Embarks on Nine-Day Pacific Ministry

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)President Russell M. Nelson of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and his wife, Wendy, left Salt Lake City, Thursday, May 16, 2019, for a nine-day ministry visit to seven destinations in the Pacific.

Prophet Meets Pope Francis at the Vatican

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)President Russell M. Nelson of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints met with Pope Francis inside the Vatican Saturday, the first meeting between a Latter-day Saint president and a pope. The visit comes a day before President Nelson dedicates

Changes to Emphasize the Correct Name of the Church of Jesus Christ

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is the name of the Church Latter-day Saints believe came by revelation from the Lord Jesus Christ himself (Doctrine and Covenants 115:4). “Jesus Christ directed us to call the Church by His name because it is His Church, filled with His power,” President Russell M. Nelson has...