News Releases

Alexander B. Morrison, Mormon Emeritus General Authority Passes Away

Elder Alexander B. Morrison, emeritus general authority of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, passed away quietly at home on February 12, 2018, after a long and valiant battle with Parkinson's disease.

Family Day: A Reflection of Family Home Evening Values

Family Day was introduced as a way to celebrate families and the importance of family life to society in general. Members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints join the celebration, which aligns with core teachings of the Church.

Ontario Black History Society Focuses on Family

“Family is there to make you feel loved,” said keynote speaker Dr. Beverly-Jean Daniel during the Black History Month kick-off brunch hosted by the Ontario Black History Society. “It’s All About Our Youth” was the theme chosen to celebrate the society’s 40th anniversary.

Church Announces Mission Adjustments

Mormon Newsroom reported in October that The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints would adjust the number of its 421 missions to better fit the needs of each region of the world. Today, the Church announced boundary realignments for 19 missions, as well as the creation of five new missions.

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

Elder Von G. Keetch Dies at Age 57

Succession in the Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

The highest-ranking governing body in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is the First Presidency, consisting of the president and his two counselors, or advisers. This three-man body supervises the work of the entire Church in all matters of policy, organization and administration.

Bowmanville Volunteers Bless Children Around the World With Shoebox Gifts

Members of the Bowmanville, Ontario, congregation of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints participated in a yearlong service project through the Samaritan’s Purse Operation Christmas Child shoebox gift project.

Mormons Meet With Father Thomas Rosica in Toronto

Members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints recently met with Father Thomas Rosica at the Salt and Light Catholic Media Foundation headquarters in Toronto.

Russell M. Nelson Called as Church President

Russell M. Nelson Called as Church President

A Special Invitation for Tuesday, January 16

Members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints from around the world are invited to participate in a live message from President Russell M. Nelson on Tuesday, January 16, 2018 at 9:00 a.m. Mountain Standard Time.