News Releases

Thousands of MHH Volunteers Serve in Communities on National Day of Service

Thousands of Mormon Helping Hands (MHH) volunteers from all over Philippines flocked into schools, barangay centers, police centers, mangrove areas, beaches, hospitals, cemeteries and many other areas to render more than 10,000 manhours of voluntary work on National Day of Service.

LDS Charities, RGMA hold 6thMedical Mission in Davao

LDS Charities (LDSC), in partnership with Radio GMA DXGM Super Radyo, staged another successful medical mission entitled "Super Radyo Super Serbisyo Publiko 2018" last 23 June 2018 at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints (CJCLDS) meetinghousel in Brgy Buhangin, Davao City.

Elder and Sister Christofferson Host Interfaith, Academic Leaders to a Breakfast Meeting

The Second Annual International Forum on Law and Religion commenced with an interfaith breakfast hosted by Elder D. Todd Christofferson and Sister Katherine Christofferson. They were joined by leaders from different faiths and the Philippines Area Presidency at the University of the Philippines-BGC Campus on 14 June 2018.

BYU, UP Host 2nd Annual International Forum on Law and Religion

The Brigham Young University Law School and the University of the Philippines College of Law, in cooperation with the Philippine Center for Islam and Democracy, held the second annual International Forum on Law and Religion (IFLR) on Thursday, 14 June 2018, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm at the University of the Philippines Bonifacio Global City Campus, Taguig, Metro Manila.

Elder D. Todd Christofferson and Sister Katherine Christofferson Visit Cagayan de Oro City 

Elder D. Todd Christofferson, a member of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, together with his wife Sister Katherine Christofferson, visited with members of the Church in Cagayan de Oro City in Mindanao on 15 June 2018. 

At ‘Be One’ Celebration, a Call for Optimism and Overcoming Prejudice

“Only the comprehension of the true Fatherhood of God can bring full appreciation of the true brotherhood of men and the true sisterhood of women,” said President Russell M. Nelson at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints’ 40th anniversary celebration of the revelation on the priesthood. “That understanding inspires us with passionate desire to build bridges of cooperation instead of walls of segregation.”

June Celebration a Time to Renew Our Commitment to ‘Be One’

In scripture, Jesus tells us to “be one; and if ye are not one ye are not mine.” “Be One” is the theme of a First Presidency-sponsored event on June 1, 2018, celebrating the 1978 revelation on the priesthood on its 40th anniversary. 

Worldwide Youth Devotional: Messages from President Russell M. Nelson and Sister Wendy W. Nelson

Youth worldwide have the “singular” opportunity to receive counsel directly from a prophet of God as President Russell M. Nelson and his wife, Sister Wendy W. Nelson, speak at a worldwide devotional for youth on Sunday, June 3, 2018, at 6:00 p.m. mountain daylight time.

Over 100 Mormon Youth in Manila Capture Gravestones for Family History

Families and individuals looking for gravestones of deceased ancestors for family history can now benefit from the Cemetery Documentation Activity conducted by the Makati Philippines Stake (Diocese) of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints held on Saturday, 28 April 2018. This is a pilot program launched in collaboration with FamilySearch Philippines.

First Presidency and NAACP Leaders Call for Greater Civility, Racial Harmony

The First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and the national leadership of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) are calling for greater civility and racial harmony.