News Releases

Honouring Fathers on Father’s Day

On June 17, 2018, members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints will join in Father’s Day celebrations in Canada and other countries. It is a day when fathers are shown love and appreciation for the role they play in their families as well as the influence they have in society.

President Nelson Delivers Apostolic Blessing to Saints in Alberta

Members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Alberta, Canada, were recently privileged to hear from Church President Russell M. Nelson. President Nelson and his wife, Wendy W. Nelson, were joined by senior church leader Elder Ronald A. Rasband and his wife, Melanie T. Rasband.

President Nelson to Visit Members of the Church in Alberta

Members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Alberta are looking forward to President Russell M. Nelson’s upcoming visit to Edmonton, Calgary and Raymond June 8–10, 2018. President Nelson will be accompanied by his wife, Wendy W. Nelson (who is originally from Raymond), and Elder Ronald A. Rasband of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles and his wife, Melanie T. Rasband.

Ontario Mormons Counselled to Vote

One of the rights we enjoy as citizens of a free and democratic society is the right to vote. Members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints are encouraged to participate in the political process and to vote their conscience to elect those that best represent their values and opinions.

Nova Scotia Provincial Leadership Prayer Breakfast

At the Cunard Centre in Halifax, Nova Scotia, over 430 guests were recently welcomed to the 38th Provincial Leadership Prayer Breakfast for a time of prayer and reflection. Members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints participated on the steering committee and as entertainers for the event. The Dartmouth Nova Scotia Stake presidency and area public affairs directors attended the event.

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

At ‘Be One’ Celebration, a Call for Optimism and Overcoming Prejudice

The "Be One" event celebrated, through song, dance and the spoken word, the Church’s June 1978 revelation that extended the blessings of the priesthood and the temple to all of God's children everywhere in the world.

Mormons Celebrate Revelation on the Priesthood

The First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has announced a celebration will be held in Salt Lake City, Utah, marking the 40th anniversary of the 1978 revelation on the priesthood.

Helping Hands: Mormon Style

In the Saint John River Valley area of southwestern New Brunswick, residents are experiencing floodwaters of historic levels.

Celebrating the Motherly Contributions of All Women

Mother’s Day is a time to celebrate women for their motherly contributions, especially those of strengthening homes, families and communities. Members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints gratefully recognize all women, whether or not they have borne children.

Emergency Preparedness Week Prompts Canadians to Be Ready

May 6–12 is highlighted as Emergency Preparedness Week within Canada. The week celebrates a theme that many members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints hold particularly close to their hearts.