News Releases

Elder Dieter F. Uchtdorf and Elder Paul V. Johnson speak to Latter-day Saints in Asia

(For non-Muslim use only)

“JEOPARTY” –The First Largest Virtual Family Home Evening Held in Malaysia

The Brigham Young University Management Society (BYU MS) Malaysia Chapter hosted the first ever largest virtual Family Home Evening titled “JEOPARTY” for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Malaysia.

Elder Holland and the Rev. Teal of Oxford Speak of Special Interfaith Friendship

On the evening before he returned to England, the Rev. Andrew Teal of the University of Oxford joined Elder Jeffrey R. Holland of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles for a conversation about friendship.

Eight Area Organization Advisers called for Asia

The increasing visibility of women leadership in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is reflected in a new calling – Area Organization Advisers – which was approved by the First Presidency earlier this year, to be implemented in the international areas. Eight sisters were recently called to be the first Area Organization...

Elders Bednar and Gong Discuss How to Better Understand Muslims

The Church leaders introduce a pamphlet coming soon: “Muslims and Latter-day Saints: Beliefs, Values and Lifestyles”

October 2021 General Conference News and Announcements

General conferences of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints take place every six months. The October 2021 conference (October 2–3, 2021) is digital only and will be broadcast from Temple Square in Salt Lake City.

What Did the Prophet Teach at General Conference?

President Russell M. Nelson invited participants of the worldwide general conference of The Church to listen for “pure truth, the pure doctrine of Christ, and pure revelation,” strengthen their spiritual foundations and make time for Lord.

At the October 2021 General Conference, the Prophet Says the Church Will Build 13 More Temples

On Sunday, the prophet of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced plans to build 13 new temples throughout the world.

Sister Jean B. Bingham and Sister Camille N. Johnson’s virtual ministry in Asia

Advanced technology allowed Sister Jean B. Bingham, Relief Society general president, and Sister Camille N. Johnson, Primary general president, to visit the Asia Area virtually from Sept. 4-12.

Elder Rasband and Sister Eubank Address the G20 Interfaith Forum in Italy

The organizers of the G20 Interfaith Forum (held in Italy September 12–14) invited leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints to discuss religious freedom and its impact on minority religions.