News Releases

The First Presidency and Apostles Over Age 70 Receive the COVID-19 Vaccine

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) Eight senior leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints received the first dose of a COVID-19 vaccine Tuesday morning in Salt Lake City. 

Highlights of 2020 in the Pacific

From Pacific Newsroom Despite many worship activities and events “postponed,” “cancelled,” “closed,” or “virtual,” The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in the Pacific area continued its vital work to share goodness, take care of those in need, support individuals and families, and invite everyone to walk in the light of Christ and hear...

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. 

Latter-day Saints in New South Wales Continue Their Support of Local Charitable Organisations

From Pacific Newsroom Macarthur Australia stake president personally visits six local charitable organisations to give a gift donation and additional goods.  

First Presidency Calls 105 New Mission Presidents for 2021

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) See the list of 105 new mission presidents and companions called by the First Presidency to begin serving in July.

2021 Curriculum to Focus on Study of the Doctrine and Covenants

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) During 2021, children, youth, and adults are encouraged to study the Doctrine and Covenants at home. This study will be supported in Primary, Sunday School, and Seminary. See helpful links to all manuals and resources for 2021.

Media and Billboards Invite All to View 'The Christ Child'  Video 

From Pacific Newsroom Newspaper ads in Western Australia and billboards in Auckland, New Zealand invite all to view "The Christ Child: A Nativity Story" video

Road Rally for Charity, Extra Treats and Christmas Cards to Strangers ‘Light The World’

From Pacific Newsroom Members and friends of The Church of Jesus Christ in New South Wales, Australia have been joyfully participating in the 'Light The World' initiative during the month of December.

Pacific Children Share Christmas Joy with New Music Video

From Pacific Newsroom Children from across the South Pacific sing "Joy to the World" in a new Christmas music video.