News Releases

FamilySearch Hands Over to Pandacan Church 190 Years of Digitized Parish Records

FamilySearch, the largest genealogical organization in the world, turned over centuries-old digital parish records to the Sto. Nino de Pandacan Parish Church on Thursday morning, 6 August 2020.

LDSC COVID-19 Relief Efforts Extend to LGUs and Hospitals in the Visayas

As the country continue to fight the threat of the infectious disease, Latter-day Saint Charities, the humanitarian arm of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, is on the side providing support to the local government units, government agencies and hospitals.

WSRS Hydroponics Webinar Helps Tacloban Family Grow Own Food

After attending a hydroponics webinar organized by local Church leaders and the Welfare and Self-Reliance (WSR) team in Tacloban, the Alban Family learns that growing their own food does not have to be complicated. 

Significant Updates Made to Five Chapters of the General Handbook

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints published updates to 15 chapters of its General Handbook: Serving in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. This includes significant changes to five chapters.


Young Latter-day Saint Couples Marry in the Temple Amid Pandemic

One of the core beliefs taught in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is that marriage and family relationships perpetuate beyond the grave. This is made possible through family sealings and temple marriages, a religious ordinance or rite performed only within the sacred walls of the temple. 

First Presidency Announces Limited Reopening of Temples

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) In a letter to all Church members, the First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints expressed their gratitude for the efforts of all those who have worked to address the global COVID-19 pandemic.

Faithful and True: Early Mindanao Families’ Faith Help Grow the Church

Soon after the first foreign missionaries entered Mindanao in their white shirts and ties, they were able to find humble yet receptive Mindanoans who readily embraced the restored gospel of Jesus Christ. These include the Revillo Family of General Santos City, and the Mumar Family of Davao City. Their faith and perseverance helped them find the...

Perpetual Education Fund Loan Payments Paused During COVID-19

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is easing the financial burdens of many of the 98,000 students in 75 countries who benefit from the faith’s Perpetual Education Fund (PEF). Loan payments and interest charges are being deferred until November 2020 because of the rough financial waters brought about by COVID-1...

Bishop Attributes Career Success to Application of Gospel Principles

The teachings of the Church of Jesus Christ can help people in their career growth and development, and that is what Bishop Jaime Agustin II, Bishop of Malolos 3rd Ward (congregation) of Malolos Philipines Stake (dioceses) has proved.

‘Gospel Voice’ Brings Church Content to Amazon and Google Smart Speakers

A few simple words directed at your Amazon or Google smart speaker will, beginning July 22, 2020, bring scripture, music, general conference talks and other important content from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints into your home.