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President Nelson Concludes Latin America Ministry in Brazil

President Nelson Concludes Latin America Ministry in Brazil

“I think some of these children you have are some of the brightest children that the Lord has ever let come to planet Earth,” said President Russell M. Nelson of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints as he wrapped up his nine-day Latin America ministry in São Paulo, Brazil. More than 37,000 people, including many families, lined up for up …

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Now Is the Time to Choose Christ, Prophet Tells Argentinian Saints

Now Is the Time to Choose Christ, Prophet Tells Argentinian Saints

Thousands of members and invited guests of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Wednesday night learned from their prophet how to obtain a peace so profound it can keep them calm in the face of certain death. Speaking in Spanish, Church President Russell M. Nelson told of the time several years ago when he …

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President Nelson Reminds Colombians What Is Possible Through Jesus Christ

President Nelson Reminds Colombians What Is Possible Through Jesus Christ

President Russell M. Nelson of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints taught tens of thousands of Latter-day Saints gathered in Bogotá, Colombia, Sunday afternoon that heaven’s greatest blessings are possible thanks to Jesus Christ. “We receive great comfort from God when He says: ‘This is my work and my glory — to bring to pass the immortality and …

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President Nelson Begins Latin America Ministry in Guatemala

President Nelson Begins Latin America Ministry in Guatemala

President Russell M. Nelson of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints met with members and dignitaries in Guatemala as he embarked Saturday on his nine-day ministry in Latin America. The first stop on his five-country ministry was Guatemala City, the country’s capital, known for its ancient Mayan history and nearby volcanos. “Many happy memories come to my mind …

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President & Sister Nelson Begin Latin America Ministry Tour

President Nelson to Visit 5 Latin American Countries

President Russell M. Nelson of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and his wife, Wendy, are leaving Utah Saturday for a nine-day trip to five countries in Latin America. Traveling with the Nelsons are Elder Quentin L. Cook of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles and his wife, Mary. The global Church leaders will visit Guatemala, Colombia, Ecuador, …

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President Nelson to Visit 5 Latin American Countries

President Nelson to Visit 5 Latin American Countries

President Russell M. Nelson of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and his wife, Wendy, along with Elder Quentin L. Cook of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles and his wife, Mary, will travel to Latin America at the end of August for ministry devotionals with Latter-day Saints and others. The global faith leaders will visit five countries …

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President Nelson Meets with King & Queen of Tonga

President Nelson Meets with King & Queen of Tonga

“You are precious to us and to the Lord. We love you. We miss you when we are away from you,” said President Russell M. Nelson of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints as he visited the Kingdom of Tonga during his nine-day Pacific ministry to seven countries. “[The Lord] has special feelings for the covenant people on …

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Site for Auckland New Zealand Temple Announced

Site for Auckland New Zealand Temple Announced

The location of a new temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Auckland, New Zealand, has been announced by President Russell M. Nelson during a Tuesday evening devotional in the country’s largest city. “Today I am pleased to announce that the new temple will be built in Auckland on Redoubt Road,” said President Nelson. The temple …

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President Nelson Visits New Zealand, Church Donates to Mosques Affected By Christchurch Shootings

President Nelson Visits New Zealand, Church Donates to Mosques Affected By Christchruch Shootings

President Russell M. Nelson of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints met Monday with New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern, as he reached the midway point of his nine-day Pacific ministry visits to seven countries. During the meeting, President Nelson expressed his condolences to Ardern for the terrorist attacks on two mosques in Christchurch in March. The attacks killed …

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