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NOW SHOWING: Updated ‘Meet the Mormons’ movie at New Zealand Visitors’ Centre

A new version of the popular ‘Meet the Mormons’ movie is now showing at the New Zealand Visitors’ Centre on the Hamilton Temple grounds of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

Mormons Around the World Country Newsroom Websites August 24, 2016

MormonNewsroom.org features stories from its international Newsroom websites to share what leaders and members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints around the world are doing to better the communities in which they live.

Otara 'Te Mana O Te Aroha' Event Educates and Entertains

Hundreds of Otara neighbours gathered at the "Te Mana O Te Aroha" event on Saturday, 20 August, sponsored by Tamaki Stake, a  group of congregations of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

Pacific Area Legal Counsel to Return Home to North America

Arthur Edgson, Pacific Area Legal Counsel for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, will return home to North America this month.

New Leaders Announced to Serve Latter-day Saints in Luganville District

New local leaders of the Luganville District of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints were announced last Sunday at a district conference. Those to serve in the new district presidency are Rene Moli Tarohati as president and Thomas Toa and Adam Rosflender as his counsellors.  

From Australia Mormon Newsroom

Latter-day Saint Leader To Celebrate 89th Birthday

Members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Australia join with Church members throughout the world in wishing their beloved Church President, Thomas S. Monson “Happy Birthday” on 21 August, the day he turns 89.

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

Elder Holland at BYU: Preserving Religion’s Place Can Bind Society Together

Elder Jeffrey R. Holland of the Quorum of Twelve Apostles spoke about the need for religion in society due to a “rise of secularism” at a devotional during Brigham Young University’s annual Education Week on the Provo campus, Tuesday morning, August 16, 2016. 

Fijians 'Looking Good' with 4,500 New Eyeglasses

Rick and Ann Nielson recently returned home following a six-month, self-appointed humanitarian mission to the islands of Fiji. Now, some 4,500 islanders have new and improved eyesight.

Tamaki Te Mana O Te Aroha Self Reliance Event Coming Saturday 20 August

Tamaki Stake, a local unit of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is sponsoring Te Mana O Te Aroha, an event designed to increase awareness in the community about local and national services and resources which are available to those interested.

Retired New Zealand Couple are ‘Rescuing Angels’ to Needy Family in Ghana

New Zealanders Rick and Diane Wood are serving as senior missionaries with The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Ghana, Africa.