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October 2022 General Conference News and Announcements

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) A summary of the October 2022 general conference sermons, news and announcements.

What Orange Shirt Day Teaches Us About the Second Great Commandment to “Love One Another”

Sam Urano has many identities. She is a lawyer, wife, mother of two, member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and member of the Métis Nation, with roots in the Red River Settlement in Manitoba.

The October 2022 Edition of the World Report

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) The October 2022 edition of the World Report, a biannual compilation of news from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, is now available on Church Newsroom and YouTube.

Indigenous Latter-day Saints Participate in a Gathering of Tribes in Calgary, Alberta

About 200 Indigenous members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints gathered in Calgary, Alberta, September 9–10, 2022. Canadian representatives of the Cree, Stoney Nakoda, Tsuut’ina, the Blackfoot Confederacy and the Métis Nation; American representatives of the Navajo and Apache tribes; and Polynesian peoples...

International Literacy Day: How Two Latter-day Saints Are Promoting Literacy in Canada

Did you know that one in six Canadians scores at or below the lowest level of the most basic set of literacy tests, and 48% of adult Canadians fall below a high school literacy level?

How One Woman’s Church Service Became the Gateway Back to University

As a child, Jessica Jahn struggled to stay focused in school. She daydreamed and often felt confused and unable to keep up with her classmates.

What the Pope’s Visit to Canada Taught Latter-day Saints About ‘Walking Together’

Canadian members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints watched with interest as Pope Francis made a pastoral visit to Canada July 24–29, 2022. This historic visit was an important moment for the Pope to provide pastoral care to the Catholic community in Canada and “to listen and dialogue with Indigenous People...

First Presidency Announces Annual ‘Tithing Declaration’

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) The First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has announced changes to the end-of-year gathering of local leaders and members about tithing.

Special Video Launch: Latter-day Saint Children’s Choir Celebrates Canada’s Temples and Membership Growth

To celebrate the milestone of reaching a membership of 200,000 Latter-day Saints in Canada, a virtual national children’s choir of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints released a music video on August 7, 2022.

Church Offers Statement on Help Line and Abuse

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) The Church responds to recent Associated Press article about the Church’s abuse help line.