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President Nelson Extends Personal Invitation to General Conference

President Nelson Extends Personal Invitation to General Conference

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to affect lives and disrupt normal activities, Church President Russell M. Nelson shared an invitation to all people to join in General Conference this weekend through technology and to rejoice in the comforting power of the revealed truths of the restored gospel of Jesus Christ. Here is the full text of his invitation, as shared …

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President Nelson Invites the World to Hear Voice of the Lord

President Nelson Invites the World to Hear Voice of the Lord

To help prepare the world to celebrate the 200 anniversary of the First Vision, President Russell M. Nelson, Prophet of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, has issued a new invitation. In a special video, President Nelson speaks directly and shares some of his thoughts on Jesus Christ and Joseph Smith. He then invites all to ponder how …

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President Nelson Reaches Out to China, Church Sends Supplies for Coronavirus

President Nelson Reaches Out to China, Sends Relief Supplies for 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 Shanghai, where supplies have been depleted …

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President Nelson Says This is a “Hinge Point” in History, Invites You to Prepare

President Nelson Says This is a Hinge Point in History, Invites You to Prepare

As 2020 arrived, President Russell M. Nelson reminded members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints of his call to immerse themselves in the Restoration of the Gospel and share it with others. On the prophet’s social media accounts, he said: “When I spoke during last October’s general conference, I designated 2020 as a bicentennial period commemorating 200 …

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President Nelson Offers Christmas Blessings and Message

President Nelson Offers Christmas Blessings and Message

President Russell M. Nelson, president and prophet of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, has released the following Christmas message. “The life of Jesus Christ neither began in Bethlehem nor ended on Calvary’s cross,” President Nelson shared on his social media platforms. “He was a God before He ever came to this earth. He was the Jehovah of …

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President Nelson Plays ‘Silent Night’ Alongside Claire Crosby

President Nelson Plays 'Silent Night' Alongside Claire Crosby

Russell M. Nelson, president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, posted a video today of him playing the piano as 7-year-old Claire Crosby sings a Nelson family favorite Christmas song, “Silent Night.” In the social media post, President Nelson wrote: Sister Nelson and I were thrilled to meet the Dave and Ashley Crosby family during this Christmas …

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President Nelson Urges Singapore Saints to ‘Look to the Future’

President Nelson Urges Singapore Saints to ‘Look to the Future’

“Now is not only a time for us to look back, it is the time to look forward with excitement to the future,” said President Russell M. Nelson of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints during a visit to the Republic of Singapore. “What a glorious future is in store for you.” The prophet of the global Church …

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President Russell M. Nelson Makes First Visit to Vietnam

President Russell M. Nelson Makes First Visit to Vietnam

The global leader of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints spoke Sunday to assembled Saints in Hanoi’s JW Marriott Grand Ballroom of his gratitude to the government for the privilege to gather and worship. The prophet recounted the short history of the Church in Vietnam—from the dedication of the land in 1966 by Elder Gordon B. Hinckley (1910–2008) …

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President Nelson to Visit Southeast Asia on Global Ministry Tour

President Nelson to Visit Southeast Asia on Global Ministry Tour

President Russell M. Nelson of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and his wife, Wendy — along with Elder D. Todd Christofferson of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles and his wife, Katherine — will travel to Asia in mid-November as the prophet continues his worldwide ministry. These global faith leaders will visit four countries in seven days, …

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