News Releases

Our Whole Society Conference 2022

“Religious freedom is the first of our freedoms. It underpins all other rights,” Irwin Cotler, the International Chair of the Raoul Wallenberg Centre for Human Rights, declared at this year’s Our Whole Society (OWS) conference.

The Prophet Says Now Is When We Choose How We Will Live Forever

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) To help young adults live their best lives, Prophet and Church President Russell M. Nelson encouraged them with three fundamental truths.

Latter-day Saints Celebrate International Day of Families

“A family is a group of individuals who are bound by strong emotional ties, a sense of belonging and a passion for being involved in one another’s lives.” — Dr. Lorraine M. Wright

The Latest on How the Church Is Helping Refugees in Europe

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) This page provides a summary of recent updates of the Church of Jesus Christ's humanitarian outreach during the humanitarian crisis in Europe.

From Mother of Five to Mom of 200

“Mom” is a title that fits Lisa Harkness comfortably. She has worn it for 28 years while raising her own five children and is now informally called “mission mom” by more than 200 young missionaries serving in the Canada Montreal Mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

How Fasting, Faith and Food Become Key Ingredients to Friendship

During Ramadan throughout April 2022, members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints joined Muslims across Canada for interfaith initiatives. Each event focused on food — fitting for the Islamic holy month of fasting — as members of the two faith communities shared meals in Quebec, Alberta and Ontario and partnered...

JustServe Connects Communities Throughout Canada

According to a Statistics Canada study on volunteering, “volunteers play an important role in maintaining community well-being and contributing to the overall Canadian economy. Their annual volunteering time commitments equalled more than 2.5 million full-time jobs in 2018” (“Study: Volunteering Counts”).

Earth Day — Canadian Latter-day Saints Protect the Environment

Canadian members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints are protective of their beautiful earth, knowing it’s a sacred gift from God. Since Canada boasts the world’s longest coastline, more lakes than any other country and the world’s largest source of freshwater, it’s understandable why Canadian Latter-day Saints...

#BecauseofHim: Church Launches Easter Initiative Focused on The Good News

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

Canadian Latter-day Saints Join With Others in Celebrating World Health Day

Did you know that “healthy societies rely on well-functioning ecosystems to provide clean air, fresh water, medicines and food security[?] These help to limit disease and stabilize the climate” (World Health Organization, “Fast Facts on Climate and Health”). With this in mind, the focus of United Nations’ World Health Day on...