News Releases

Regal, Government and Church Leaders Celebrate 35th Anniversary of Liahona Stake

News Release — 28 AUGUST 2015

His Royal Highness, Prince Ata, and the Honourable Samuela ‘Akilisi Pohiva, Prime Minister of Tonga, joined other dignitaries and members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints on Saturday, 22 August, to celebrate the 35th anniversary of the Church’s Nuku’alofa Tonga Liahona Stake.

VIDEO: Young Auckland Latter-day Saints Celebrate Marriage, Family and Culture

News Release — 28 AUGUST 2015

Over a thousand people gathered at the Auckland ASB Stadium last Saturday to watch the “Voyage of Faith – A love story” evening performance. 

Mormon Leaders Sharing Inspirational Messages on Twitter, Facebook and Google+

Blog Post — 28 AUGUST 2015

Did you know that many leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints are sharing counsel and experiences on Twitter, Facebook and Google+? 

New Zealand Student’s Faith Comes Before Scholarship

Blog Post — 28 AUGUST 2015

Khaedin Taito of Hastings, New Zealand was willing to risk losing a five-year scholarship to the University of Southern California in order to honour her faith and keep the Sabbath Day holy.

Manukau Courier Highlights Efforts to Help Schools

Blog Post — 28 AUGUST 2015

The Manukau Courier highlighted the efforts of "Mormon Helping Hands" volunteers from several congregations of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in South Auckland this week. 

French Polynesian Latter-day Saints Welcome Visiting Church Leaders

News Release — 27 AUGUST 2015

Speaking to youth and young adults at a special devotional last weekend, Elder Lynn G. Robbins, a member of the Presidency of the Seventy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, taught it is easier to avoid temptation than to try to resist it.

Whyalla Latter-day Saints Celebrate 50th Anniversary

Blog Post — 27 AUGUST 2015

Members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Whyalla, South Australia recently marked the 50th anniversary of the construction of their meetinghouse.

Church to Go Forward with Scouting Program

News Release — 27 AUGUST 2015

The Church issued the following statement Wednesday from the Council of the First Presidency and Quorum of the Twelve Apostles regarding the Church’s relationship with the Boy Scouts of America.

Latter-day Saint Leaders Meet With French Polynesian President

News Release — 26 AUGUST 2015

President of French Polynesia, Edouard Fritch, met today with leaders from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Papeete. 

14-Year-Old Star Seeks More Than Fame

Blog Post — 26 AUGUST 2015

14-year-old Martha Johansson from Fiji was surprised to win the national talent quest, "Kaila! Star Search," earlier this month.