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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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Love Motivated Policy Changes Toward LGBT Parents and Children, Prophet Says

Love Motivated Policy Changes Toward LGBT Parents and Children, Prophet Says

In his devotional at Brigham Young University on Tuesday, President Russell M. Nelson spoke at length about the Church’s policy changes towards LGBT parents and children. “Sometimes we are accused of being uncaring as we teach the Father’s requirements for exaltation in the celestial kingdom,” President Nelson said. “But wouldn’t it be far more uncaring for us not to tell the …

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President Nelson Announces Upcoming Important Message for Young People

President Nelson Announces Upcoming Important Message for Young People

On his social media page, President Russell M. Nelson announced he has felt prompted to share an important message with young adults “I think about the issues facing young people daily. I feel inspired to share an important message with you on September 17 at 11:05 a.m. MDT. Please join me that day on the Church’s Facebook or YouTube account …

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President Nelson Thanks Everyone for Birthday Cards, Well Wishes

President Nelson Thanks Everyone for Birthday Cards, Well Wishes

After a weekend celebrating President Russell M. Nelson’s 95th birthday, the prophet took to social media to share his gratitude and thanks. Posing in his office, President Nelson is seen surrounded by countless cards and letters. “Dear precious family and friends, I am totally overcome with feelings of love and gratitude. I cannot adequately thank you for all the good …

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15 Fun Facts & Stories About President Nelson in Honor of His Birthday

On Monday, September 9th, President Russell M. Nelson will be celebrating his 95th birthday. Throughout his many years of service as a surgeon, general authority, and husband and father, he has blessed countless lives. To celebrate his amazing and very interesting life, we have compiled 15 facts and stories you may not know about President Nelson as well as photos …

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Church Celebrates President Nelson’s 95th Birthday

Church Celebrates President Nelson's 95th Birthday

Latter-day Saints and friends of the faith gathered in Salt Lake City Friday evening to celebrate the 95th birthday of President Russell M. Nelson of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. The prophet was honored for his life of Christlike service. If you missed the celebration or want to tune in again, the entire broadcast is available below. …

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Here’s How to Watch President Nelson’s Birthday Celebration Tonight

Here's How to Watch President Nelson's Birthday Celebration Tonight

Latter-day Saints and friends of the faith will gather tonight in Salt Lake City to celebrate the 95th birthday of President Russell M. Nelson of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. The prophet will be honored for his life of Christlike service. Performing artists Jenny Oaks Baker & Family Four, GENTRI, The Bonner Family, Nathan Pacheco and Donny Osmond will …

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