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Special Youth Devotional in Kinshasa

From South Africa Newsroom

The Kinshasa Democratic Republic of Congo Temple Dedication

From Kenya NewsroomThe Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), Kinshasa Temple will be dedicated on Sunday, April 14. The dedication ceremony will be attended by members of the Church in DRC and neighboring countries. It will also be broadcasted to selected church buildings within the country.

First Presidency Easter Message – April 2019

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

April 2019 General Conference News and Announcements

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)General conferences of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints take place every six months, originating in the 21,000-seat Conference Center in Salt Lake City and reaching a global audience estimated to be in the millions.

New Sunday School Presidency and General Authorities Announced at April 2019 Conference

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)President Dallin H. Oaks of the First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced the calls of 10 General Authority Seventies and 56 Area Seventies during the Saturday afternoon session of the April 2019 general conference. He also announced a new Sunday School general presidency to replace Brother...

First Presidency Shares Messages From General Conference Leadership Session

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

Elder Terence M. Vinson of the Presidency of the Seventy visits four countries in the Africa Southeast Area.

From South Africa NewsroomElder Terence M. Vinson of the Presidency of the Seventy visited four different Africa Southeast Area Countries in nine days. On Saturday and Sunday March 16 and 17, Elder Vincent accompanied by Area Seventy, Elder Walter Chatora, held Stake Conference sessions in the Kampala North Stake where he re-organized the Stake Presidency....

Newsroom Has a New Name, Same Standard of Excellence 

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)As part of a Churchwide effort to emphasize the correct name of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, MormonNewsroom.org is now Newsroom.ChurchofJesusChrist.org. What won't change is the same standard of excellence on which you've come to depend.

Five new Mission Presidents have been called from the Africa Southeast Area. Four of them will be serving in the Africa Southeast Area.

From South Africa NewsroomIn January 2019, the First Presidency of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced the calling of new mission presidents who along with their wives, will begin their service as mission presidents in July 2019. Five brethren and their wives, from the Africa Southeast Area were among those called to serve.

Seminary Program to Change Its Study Schedule and Curriculum in 2020

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)