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Updates on How COVID-19 Is Impacting Saints Worldwide

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) This page provides updates on how COVID-19 (coronavirus) is impacting The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and its global membership.

First Presidency Announces Changes to General Conference

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) The First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has announced changes to upcoming general conferences of the Church, which are held each April and October.

The Church of Jesus Christ Helps Amidst Volcano Eruption in Saint Vincent

With the La Soufrière volcano still erupting and keeping its pattern of seismic activity over the last few days, the Kingstown meeting house of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Saint Vincent, one of the official shelters, is providing refuge for 46 islanders, including members of the Church.

Latter-day Saints Serve the People of Saint Vincent in Face of Eruptions

While the volcano continues to erupt, members and leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Saint Vincent remain in shelters and safeguarded in the homes of other friends and relatives. Food, water, and other supplies have been packaged and delivered to members and people in the community as part of the...

How Latter-day Saints Show Their Faith Amidst Volcano Eruption in Saint Vincent

Members and leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saint in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines continue to support those affected by the eruptions and explosions of the La Soufrière volcano.

Church Donates Food Hampers to NEMO in Saint Vincent

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints donated 200 food hampers to the Saint Vincent and the Grenadines National Emergency Management Organization (NEMO) on April 13. These food supplies will bless two hundred (200) households/families who are in shelters  due to continuous eruptions and explosions of the La Soufrière...

“They are showing faith”, reports Church Leader About Latter-day Saints in Saint Vincent

The La Soufrière volcano first erupted on Friday, forcing some 16,000 people to evacuate their homes. Among the evacuees are 44 members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints sheltered in the Kingstown meetinghouse. Scientists warn that eruptions could continue for days or even weeks.

Response of the Church of Jesus Christ During Volcano Eruption in St Vincent 

Stay informed with updates on the status and work of members and leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints during the emergency prompted by the La Soufrière volcano eruption in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines.

Latter-day Saints Evacuated and Safe in Saint Vincent as Volcano Erupts

On Thursday, Prime Minister of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Ralph Gonsalves declared a disaster alert prompted by a change in the eruptive activity at the La Soufrière volcano, according to the country's National Emergency Management Organization (NEMO). This morning, the volcano erupted.

Church Leaders Prepare for an Eventual Volcano Eruption in Saint Vincent

Since late March, an elevated level of volcano-tectonic earthquakes associated with La Soufrière Volcano have affected the northern part of Saint Vincent. On March 26, the activity stopped but local authorities currently report nearly 500 tremors per hour associated with the continuous growth of its dome, which has doubled...