News Releases

Pacific Assist and LDS Church Donate Needed Furniture to PNG Schools

Ten schools in the National Capital District are happy recipients of much needed school furniture – tables and chairs – thanks to Pacific Assist and the Welfare and Humanitarian Services of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

Church Supports Disability Centre With Furniture and Refurbished Classroom

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints provided tables and chairs to a children’s disability centre and witnessed the cutting of ribbons to mark the completion of the refurbishing of the centre’s classroom funded by the Church.

1300 Members Flock Into Gerehu for District Conference

The hot Port Moresby weather and climate did not deter their high spirits as more than 1300 strong faithful members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints congregated at the Gerehu Chapel on Sunday April 15, 2018 in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea.

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints gives to Gerehu Primary School.

A primary school in Port Moresby recently received some much needed equipment and supplies from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

Missionaries Participate In ANZAC Day Dawn Service

Full-time missionaries of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints sang songs of praise and gratitude at the ANZAC Day Dawn Service in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea on the early morning of 25 April 2018.  

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

How the Church Approaches Abuse

As followers of Jesus Christ, we condemn, in the strongest terms, offending (harming) or abusing children. Child abuse is despicable and heinous. It is not just a social malady and a criminal act; it is absolutely forbidden by the commandments of God.

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

President Nelson Concludes Global Ministry Tour in Hawaii

President Russell M. Nelson of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, as he finished his global ministry tour Sunday, April 22, 2018, on the Brigham Young University–Hawaii campus in Laie, Hawaii.

New Mission President Called for Papua New Guinea

Finau Hafoka, has been called to serve as a new mission president in the Papua New Guinea Port Moresby Mission, accompanied by his wife, Lucy Fakalata Hafoka.  

From Australia Mormon Newsroom

Church to Celebrate Revelation on the Priesthood

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

Changes Announced to Church’s Adult Priesthood Quorums