News Releases

Toledo District Kickstarts Nutrition Program with Malnutrition Screening

To help curb malnutrition, the Toledo Philippines District (small diocese) of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints kick started their nutrition program and held the first malnutrition screening.

Church, Davao Interfaith Group Celebrate WIHW 2020

In response to the global call for mutual understanding and peace, the Davao, Davao West and Buhangin Philippine Stakes (dioceses) of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints celebrated the 2020 World Interfaith Harmony Week (WIHW) with friends from the Davao Interfaith Group.

Relief Society General President Ministers to Families in Cebu City

Sister Jean B. Bingham, 17th General Relief Society President of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, spent the whole afternoon of 7 February 2020 visiting local families in Cebu City. Her visit focused on encouraging members to follow the counsel of President Russell M. Nelson to continually walk on the covenant...

Holistic Ministering Efforts in Catarman Help Families Improve Health

Members of the Catarman Philippines Stake work hand in glove to improve nutrition in children age zero to 60 months. Sister Bingham ministers and learns of their effective efforts to combat nutritional deficiencies.

Coronavirus Impacting Missionary Service In Hong Kong

In light of the coronavirus and the increasing difficulty of conducting missionary work in Hong Kong and Macau, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is transferring 113 missionaries out of the China Hong Kong Mission over the next few days. These missionaries will be temporarily reassigned to other missions or, if...

Church Sending Supplies to China to Assist With Coronavirus

As concerns regarding the respiratory illness coronavirus continue to rise, Russell M. Nelson, president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, inquired of his longtime friends in China as to what might be needed.

Through these efforts, the Church learned of a need for protective equipment at the Children’s Medical Center in...

Church Joins Catholics in Interfaith Launching of 2020 Year of EIDIP in Roxas City

A respect for the diverse beliefs and unique contributions of all the world’s faiths is one of the hallmark tenets of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. In solidarity with the Roman Catholics in celebrating the 2020 Year of Ecumenism, Interreligious Dialogue and Indigenous Peoples (EIDIP), the Church in Roxas...

First Presidency Announces Groundbreaking Date for 4th Temple in PH

For members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in the greater Manila area, the long wait is over as the First Presidency of the Church has announced the groundbreaking dates for the Alabang Philippines Temple. 

Elder Cook Reminds Youth and YSAs of Their Divine Role

“Every focus should be on serving and loving the Savior. ‘How can I build faith in the Savior?’ is a question you should always be asking,” Elder Quentin L. Cook of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in front of 800 vibrant and eager youth and young single adults (YSA) in Taguig...

Elder Cook Hosts Luncheon with Religious Leaders 

A respect for diverse beliefs and building relationships with those of different faiths are part of the hallmark doctrines of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. In the spirit of solidarity with the Roman Catholic church’s celebration of the 2020 Year of Ecumenism, Interreligious Dialogue and Indigenous Peoples...