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From Ghana Mormon Newsroom

Elder Andersen Presides at the Groundbreaking of Abidjan Cȏte d’Ivoire Temple

Elder Neil L. Andersen of the Quorum of Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints presided at the groundbreaking ceremony of the Abidjan Cȏte d’Ivoire Temple on Thursday.

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

President Nelson Dedicates Concepción Chile Temple

President Russell M. Nelson of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints wrapped up his South America ministry tour in Chile.

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

President Russell M. Nelson's 2018 South America Ministry and Temple Dedication Tour

President Russell M. Nelson and Elder Gary E. Stevenson are visiting Latter-day Saints in five countries in nine days October 19–28, 2018. President Nelson has previously ministered in these countries numerous times.

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

Why Is Newsroom Still MormonNewsroom.org?

Newsroom, like other Church channels, is following the counsel of Church leadership regarding the direction and timing of changes to MormonNewsroom.org.

Nri General Hospital And Health Centre Gets Face Lift

Nri community celebrated, as LDS Charities, the Humanitarian arm of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, handed over the renovated Nri General Hospital and Nri Primary Health Centre to Nri Community in Anaocha local Government Area of Anambra State.

From Ghana Mormon Newsroom

Groundbreaking Announced for Abidjan Cote d'Ivoire Temple

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced today that the Abidjan Cote d’Ivoire Temple groundbreaking will take place on 8th Novemeber, 2018, at 10:00 a.m. The temple site is located in Cocody City. Attendance at this ceremony is by invitation only, with the general public invited to view the proceedings live from local meetinghouses.

From Philippines Mormon Newsroom

President Nelson Stresses Importance of Jesus Christ in Church Name: “It Is His Church”

Nearly two months after his brief statement about the name of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, President Russell M. Nelson spoke at length on the importance of the Church’s full name.

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

Twelve Temples Announced as October 2018 General Conference Closes

At the end of the 188th Semiannual General Conference, President Russell M. Nelson of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced plans to build 12 new temples.

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

Church Announces New Balance between Gospel Instruction in the Home and Church

Russell M. Nelson, president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, opened the faith’s 188th Semiannual General Conference by announcing a “new balance and connection between gospel instruction in the home and in the Church.” It is part of an effort “to strengthen families and individuals through a

From United Kingdom Mormon Newsroom

The World Report for October 2018

The World Report is a semiannual report of news events around the world pertaining to The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Watch the October 2018 edition.