News Releases

Elder and Sister Rasband Bid Farewell to the Pacific

Elder Ronald A. Rasband of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, accompanied by his wife, Sister Melanie Rasband, visited the South Pacific in November 2019.

#LightTheWorld in the South Pacific 

Members of the Pacific Area Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints—Elder Ian S. Ardern, Elder K. Brett Nattress, and Elder Kazuhiko Yamashita—share a Christmas message with two invitations in this new video.

Reflections on an Apostle's Visit to the South Pacific

In November 2019 Elder Ronald A. Rasband of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, accompanied by Sister Melanie Rasband, visited New Zealand, Australia and Fiji.

Elder and Sister Rasband Meet Returning Students at Airport

As Elder Ronald A. Rasband of the Quorum of the Twelve, in the company of his wife Sister Melanie Rasband and Elder Ian. S. Ardern, Pacific Area President, and his wife Sister Paula Ardern, waited to clear immigration in Nadi, Fiji they were surprised to see a group of smiling and waving students in another line.

Apostle Invites Taveuni Saints to Stand in Holy Places

Seminary Students Celebrate Around the South Pacific

Information on Worship Services for Latter-day Saints in Samoa


Church Teams Up with Basketballers and Pacific Assist

Genealogical Society of Utah Celebrates its 125th Anniversary

On 13 November, the Genealogical Society of Utah (now FamilySearch) celebrated its 125th anniversary.

BYUtv Changes Broadcast Approach in Samoa

BYUtv, based at Brigham Young University—Provo, in the United States, has been providing television content in Samoa for several years.