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Irish Latter-day Saint and Paralympian Gold Medallist nominated for RTE Sports Person of the Year.

He represents Ireland as an athlete and is also a great ambassador for the Church, often talking publicly about his faith.

Mayor of historic city speaks of the Church's influence for good in the community

It has been sixty years since the first baptisms in Derry/Londonderry and, at an event held in November 2017 at the Foyle Ward meeting-house to celebrate this landmark occasion, Councillor Maolíosa McHugh, Mayor of Derry and Strabane, spoke of the influence for good that the Church has been in both the City and local community.

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

Christ's Birth Celebrated at First Presidency's Christmas Devotional

“One word best describes the feelings we experience at Christmastime. That word is love,” said President Dieter F. Uchtdorf at the First Presidency's Christmas Devotional.

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

US President Visits Welfare Square

“We’re really proud of you. What you do is like nobody else.” Those were the words of U.S. President Donald J. Trump in his first visit to Salt Lake City since becoming president nearly a year ago.

‘Light the World’ Christmas Initiative Encourages Christlike Service

Members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormons) and their friends around the world are encouraging the public to participate in service opportunities during the Christmas season to celebrate the life of Jesus Christ. The “Light the World” Christmas initiative will reach worldwide audiences beginning Friday, November 24, 2017, and will run through Christmas Day, December 25. 

Mormon women leader speaks at European Parliament conference

Faith communities will help shape future of Europe, Mormon leader says at European Commission meeting

Churches and religious communities will have a profound influence in shaping the future of Europe, said Elder Massimo De Feo of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints at the annual High-level Meeting with Religious Leaders.

Local Church members embark on two year mission to South Africa

Brother and Sister Bullman left Ireland in September to serve a two year voluntary mission in South Africa for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. They arrived in Cape Town in early October.


Both George and Chloë Watson recognise that there have been, throughout their lives, people whose actions have changed the direction of their mortal journeys for the better: a landlady who quietly shared her beliefs; a mission president who thought to write a letter; and a branch president who went out of his way one Sabbath morning.

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

Mormon Congregation Attends Jewish Shabbat Service in Church Meetinghouse

Members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints joined a Jewish group for a Friday night Shabbat service in a Mormon meetinghouse in Irvine, California, Friday, October 13, 2017.