The Rome Italy Temple, currently under construction, received an angel Moroni statue Saturday, a sign that the temple is progressing toward completion.
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In case you didn't get a chance to watch the General Women's Conference, which was broadcast on the evening of Saturday, March 25, here are summaries of the addresses given and links to watch the full session online.
‘We’re Not Pulling Back’ from Helping Refugees, LDS Leader says as First Presidency Increases Budget
The LDS Church is escalating its efforts to help refugees, directing more resources to aid programs one year after its "I Was a Stranger" initiative activated Mormons around the world to help on an individual basis.
After a recent visit to the Philippines, Elder David A. Bednar spoke of a sweet phrase he heard often as Filipino Latter-day Saints prayed: “We are so much thankful.” The phrase represents the resilience and faith of a people—despite many and frequent natural disasters—are happy and spiritually strong, said Elder Bednar.
A couple thousand people of various faiths attended an interfaith musical event at the Tabernacle on historic Temple Square on Sunday. Prayers were offered by local Jewish, Muslim and Sikh leaders.
MormonNewsroom.org features stories to share what leaders and members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints around the world are doing to better the communities in which they live. Today's installment includes updates from Nigeria, Ghana, Peru, Indonesia, Canada, the Philippines, and Honduras.
This Easter season, the Church’s “Prince of Peace” initiative invites the world to find the inner peace that comes from the life and teachings of the Savior Jesus Christ. The initiative focuses on Holy Week, from Palm Sunday (April 9) to Easter Sunday (April 16). Here's how you can get involved.