News Releases

Select a Year

Blankets 'Cheer and Bless' Aged Care Residents

From Pacific Newsroom Members of the Como Ward (Perth, Australia congregation) of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, recently completed a service project making blankets for the residents of McDougall Park Nursing Home.

First Presidency Announces Limited Reopening of Temples

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) In a letter to all Church members, the First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints expressed their gratitude for the efforts of all those who have worked to address the global COVID-19 pandemic.

COVID-19 and Its Impact on Latter-day Saints Around the World

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) Another update on how coronavirus is impacting Latter-day Saints around the world. 

"Coincidence" Brings Blessings of Service

From Pacific Newsroom Sometimes a “coincidence” is a blessing in disguise. A mission president didn't know how to obtain facemasks for missionaries and "coincidently" women of area Relief Societies were planning to sew masks, unaware of the need. 

Creative Church Leader Unites and Encourages his Congregation During COVID

From Pacific Newsroom The restrictions of COVID were a catalyst for creativity and inspiration for this Australian church leader. 

Australian Latter-day Saint Women Make Masks for Refugees, Migrants and Elderly Citizens

From Pacific Newsroom Whether together as a congregation, or individually, these women are sharing their time and talents as they follow Jesus Christ in serving others.

Church Provides Guidelines for Safely Increasing Activity During COVID-19

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) The First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has provided updated guidelines to help Church leaders and members safely increase engagement in worship and other activities during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Young Australians, New Zealanders and Pacific Islanders Prepare for Worldwide Devotional

From Pacific Newsroom Young adults world-wide are anticipating joining Elder Ronald A. Rasband of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and Sister Melanie Rasband on 13 September for a live Face to Face broadcast. 

Western Australian Youth Bounce Back from Challenges of Pandemic

From Pacific Newsroom As COVID-19 restrictions ease in Western Australia, youth of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints are following government and health care guidelines as they begin to "revive and thrive in faith" with a measured return to normal worship and activities.  

Bread Bag tags, Volleyball and Beanies Commemorate Young Women's Organisation Anniversary

From Pacific Newsroom