Oman ambassador joins Elder Rasband in turning on Christmas lights at Washington D.C. TempleElder Ronald A. Rasband joined Her Excellency Hunaina Al Mughairy, ambassador of the Sultanate of Oman, to press the switch that illuminated over 400,000 sparkling lights around the Washington D.C. Temple and Visitors’ Center.
Leaders & Ministry
President Nelson calls Vietnam’s future miraculous, promises Latter-day Saints they will be empowered to share the gospelPresident Russell M. Nelson met with Hanoi Mayor Nguyen Duc Chung in a brief but cordial meeting. Following that, he met with a small group of young adults before a member devotional in Ho Chi Minh City on Nov. 18.
Elder Uchtdorf encourages all to become ‘a people of peace and reconciliation’ during Volkstrauertag eventThe 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall gave Volkstrauertag, a German national day of remembrance and mourning, a greater weight of significance as it was commemorated at the Fort Douglas Military Cemetery in Salt Lake City on Sunday morning, Nov. 17.
President Ballard’s second day in NYC includes visits with diplomats, religious leaders, human rights officialsPresident Russell M. Ballard met with diplomats, including the Mexico ambassador to the U.S., the Niger ambassador to the United Nations, and the Economic Community of West African States representative to the United Nations.