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President Nelson Shares Special Messages as Olympics Begin

President Nelson Shares Special Messages as Olympics Begin

As the Olympic Games kick off in Tokyo, Japan, this week, President Russell M. Nelson shared a special message about embodying Olympic cooperation and respect in our everyday lives. He wrote: Athletes from all over the world have come together in Tokyo, Japan. The Olympic Games will shine a light on athletes and teams demonstrating friendship and respect even as …

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President Nelson Receives Honorary Degree from the University of Utah

President Nelson Receives Honorary Degree from the University of Utah

In May of this year, President Russell M. Nelson of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints was named as a recipient of an honorary doctoral degree during an all-virtual commencement for the University of Utah. On Tuesday, June 15, thanks to the easing of local COVID-19 restrictions, university officials delivered the honorary degree citation and doctoral hood during …

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What Did the Prophet of Jesus Christ Teach at General Conference?

What Did the Prophet of Jesus Christ Teach at General Conference?

“Start today to increase your faith,” said President Russell M. Nelson during a special Easter Sunday morning session of general conference on April 4. The conference, which reached millions around the world, was held April 3 and 4 and featured speakers from every inhabited continent. The president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, revered by members as a …

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President Nelson Expresses Appreciation for All Who Answered Call to Give Thanks

President Nelson Expresses Appreciation for All Who Answered Call to Give Thanks

President Russell M. Nelson expressed appreciation to all those who participated in his week-long invitation to #GiveThanks in a social media post and email message released Sunday, November 29. His full message reads: “On November 20, I offered a message and prayer of gratitude for the world and everyone in it. I am grateful and humbled that you would join in thanking God for His …

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The Prophet Speaks On Gratitude, Extends 2 Invitations

The Prophet Speaks On Gratitude, Extends 2 Invitations

Russell M. Nelson, a global faith leader and president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, has a new message of hope, healing and unity to help lift us out of the depths of COVID-19 and eradicate other plagues such as hatred and incivility. The prophet has offered a prayer of gratitude and also invited everyone, everywhere, to do …

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How to Watch President Nelson’s Message of Hope & Healing

How to Watch President Nelson's Message of Hope & Healing

On November 20, 2020, the prophet of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints will give a live video message of hope and healing to the world. President Russell M. Nelson will speak for 11 minutes, beginning at 11 a.m. Mountain Daylight Time. The official video preview reads: In his 96 years of life, President Russell M. Nelson of …

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President Nelson Announces Special Video Message of Hope & Healing

President Nelson Announces Special Video Message of Hope & Healing

Russell M. Nelson, prophet and president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, will share a special video message with the world on November 20, 2020, at 11 a.m. MST. This 11-minute video will focus on ways we can find hope and healing through Jesus Christ during this time of significant global fracture and instability. It will be published on …

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President Nelson Offers Touching Invitation to General Conference

President Nelson Offers Touching Invitation to General Conference

President Russell M. Nelson, prophet and president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, offered a touching personal invitation to General Conference on social media. He wrote: I love going to the hospital to welcome new babies to our family! This treasured experience brings me unspeakable joy every time. I love holding these precious children in my arms …

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President Nelson Shares Message of Hope During Ongoing Pandemic

President Nelson Shares Message of Hope During Ongoing Pandemic

President Russell M. Nelson, prophet of the Lord Jesus Christ and president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, released a message of hope and fortitude in the midst of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. President Nelson’s message was posted on social media and detailed the things he has learned throughout the pandemic as well as some of the …

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