News Releases

Lighting the World – An Act of Kindness

Age Changes for Youth Progression and Ordination Announced

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)The First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced a change Friday designed to strengthen children and youth through increased faith in Jesus Christ, deeper understanding of His gospel, and greater unity with His Church and its members.

Dominican Republic Missionary Training Center to Close in January 2019

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has announced it will close its missionary training center located in the Dominican Republic, effective January 2019.

Service Emphasized in 2018 ‘Light the World’ Initiative 

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)A global Christmas initiative launched by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints encourages people around the world to serve others during the holiday season.

Open House and Dedication Dates Announced for the Port-au Prince Temple

The Church currently has 201 temples either in operation, announced, under construction or being renovated around the world. The Port-au Prince Temple will be the 164th operating temple.

At Last the Church Was Brought To Them

International Day of Service: 150 projects, 55,000 beneficiaries

In the sixth edition of the International Day of Service, around 55,000 people were benefitted by the service of more that 5,000 volunteers in 150 service projects in the Caribbean region

A Day to Give Service

Why Is Newsroom Still MormonNewsroom.org?

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)Newsroom, like other Church channels, is following the counsel of Church leadership regarding the direction and timing of changes to MormonNewsroom.org.

What will happen on the International Day of Service 2018?

For the sixth consecutive year, there will be an International Day of Service, in which people from 27 countries of the Caribbean, will participate in volunteer service projects