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Church Provides Context for Recent Media Coverage on Gospel Topics Pages

News Release — 24 November 2014

For many years the Church has had a reference section on its main website for various "gospel topics," listed in alphabetical order. Beginning in November of 2013 the Church began supplementing the material there by publishing in-depth essays on topics of special public interest, including accounts of Joseph Smith’s First Vision, the Book of Mormon translation process and many more.

Pope Francis Addresses Faith Leaders Gathered at Vatican to Discuss Marriage

News Release — 20 November 2014

Opening the historic meeting of religious leaders gathered at the Vatican to discuss the importance of marriage, Pope Francis said, "For most of us, the family provides the principal place where we can aspire to greatness as we strive to realize our full capacity for virtue and charity."

At Vatican Summit, Mormon Leader Calls for “Renaissance” of Happy Marriages

News Release — 20 November 2014

President Eyring was invited to provide a “witness” at the international interreligious event hosted by the Catholic Church, which brings together religious leaders from 14 faiths and 23 countries.

Religious Unity Shines at Time of Religious Conflict

News Release — 17 November 2014

The Catholic Institute of Sydney held an interfaith panel on 27th August, where members of the Muslim, Jewish, Buddist, Sikh, and Baha’i faiths and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints were invited to answer questions from a live audience about their beliefs.

Member of Parliament Shares Lunch with Mormon Congregation

News Release — 17 November 2014

David Southwick, Liberal member for Caulfield in the Victorian Parliament, recently dropped in for a visit at the Caulfield Ward of the Heidleberg stake of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. 

Church Honours former Head of Sony Pictures and 20th Century Fox International 

News Release — 13 November 2014

In October, Scott Neeson was awarded the Church’s ‘Standing for Something Award’ at a fireside in Villawood, NSW, recognising the powerful contribution he has made to children in Cambodia. The effort has involved some joint projects with the Church.

Mormon Youth Take Trek to Honour Their Church History

News Release — 10 November 2014

Youth and leaders from the Sydney area struggle through sunshine and rain to re-enact portions of the original journey that brought early Mormon pioneers to the Salt Lake Valley during the mid 1980's. 

Australian Educator Honoured by The Church

News Release — 10 November 2014

Mormon Area Seventy, Elder Jeffrey Cummings, recently hosted an award ceremony for Dr. Judith Kearny. Dr. Kearney was presented the ‘Standing for Something Award’ for her work in education in Queensland.  The event was held at the Karawatha Chapel before an audience of 750 young single adults, Church leaders and 50 invited VIP guests from backgrounds in academia, government and community organizations.

Vatican to Host Global Meeting of Faith Leaders to Discuss Marriage

News Release — 6 November 2014

Vatican to Host Global Meeting of Faith Leaders to Discuss Marriage

Church Continues to Monitor and Respond to Ebola Situation

News Release — 6 November 2014

We share in the growing concern across the world about the Ebola virus, and are monitoring the situation carefully. In Sierra Leone, the Church is working with International Medical Corps to provide a local hospital with medical clothing and supplies to help care for patients. The Church continues to work through recognized relief organizations and on-the-ground partners to help communities in need.

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