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Montreal Mormon Volunteers Put Faith Into Action at Interfaith Eco-Action Day

News Story — 23 May 2015

Montreal members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints joined the Christian Jewish Dialogue of Montreal to celebrate their fifth annual Interfaith Eco-Action Day on 18 May 2015. More than 170 volunteers from various faith traditions gathered in Hochelaga-Maisonneuve to green and clean Parc Dézéry-Lafontaine, Parc Hochelaga and Parc Raymond-Préfontaine.

Citizenship and Conscience

Commentary — 14 May 2015

The work of being a good citizen is never easy — it requires judgment, civility and patience. Wherever they live, Latter-day Saints have the responsibility and privilege to make their corner of the globe a better place. So what does it mean to be a good citizen and a person of faith? The spiritual ideal of a church spreads far beyond its spires. For the most part, religious people see themselves as part of a larger society and aspire to help it.

Emergency Preparedness Week Encourages Self-Reliance

News Story — 8 May 2015

To help Canadians prepare for emergencies, Public Safety Canada coordinates an annual Emergency Preparedness Week (EP Week) in collaboration with the provinces, territories and partners. Leaders from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints have been teaching self-sufficiency for many years.

Dates of Montreal Quebec Temple Open House Announced by the First Presidency

News Release — 30 April 2015

The First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has announced the open house, cultural celebration and rededication dates for the Montreal Quebec Temple. The temple is currently under renovation.

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

Church Issues Update on Health of Leaders

News Release — 30 April 2015

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints provided an update Friday on the health of two of its leaders serving in the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles, Elder L. Tom Perry and Elder Richard G. Scott.

Mormon Leaders Attend 'Our Whole Society' Conference in B.C.

News Story — 24 April 2015

The second “Our Whole Society” conference was recently held in Vancouver, British Columbia, bringing together representatives from religious and secular organizations across Canada to explore the theme of “Bridging the Religious–Secular Divide.”

Mormons Attend Nova Scotia Prayer Breakfast

News Story — 24 April 2015

Members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints attended the Nova Scotia Leadership Prayer Breakfast in Halifax on 9 April 2015

Canadian Mormons Practice 100 Years of Family Home Evening

News Story — 24 April 2015

Thousands of Canadians plan to mark the 100th anniversary of the Family Home Evening program by doing just that — holding a family home evening.

Religious Freedom and Fairness for All

Commentary — 15 April 2015

The United States Supreme Court will soon hear arguments about whether same-sex marriage is a constitutional right nationwide. To lend its voice on the matter, a diverse coalition of faith communities, including The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, recently filed an amicus brief with the court.

''Because He Lives'' Initiative Spreads Easter Message to Millions''

News Release — 10 April 2015

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints' latest initiative to spread hope through the teachings of Jesus Christ saw significant success this Easter. The "Because He Lives" Easter video (which focused on the possibilities for all mankind thanks to Christ's resurrection from the dead) has been viewed nearly 30 million times.