Elder Koichi Aoyagi, Japanese emeritus General Authority, dies at age 76Elder and Sister Aoyagi witnessed the growth of the Church in Japan, offering their testimonies and abilities as they served in many capacities.
Leaders & Ministry
President Oaks honored for lifelong support of God, family, freedom and country"Let us be united to defend the great principles of the United States Constitution and to use our precious freedoms to further the work of our faith and to serve our fellow men," President Dallin H. Oaks said upon accepting the award Thursday night.
Video: Why does religious liberty matter? Prominent faith and thought leaders answer that important questionElder Quentin L. Cook, along with Catholic and Pentecostal leaders, speak about the power of religion and the necessity to defend religious liberty in a manner that protects people of diverse faith, as well as those of no faith.
What Elder Holland and Sister Eubank said about supporting refugees who are religiously oppressedElder Jeffrey R. Holland and Sister Sharon Eubank virtually participated in the 2021 AMAR Windsor Dialogue Conference — a summit that brought together faith and government leaders to help those religiously oppressed.
Elder Bednar outlines 8 principles about spiritual gifts and Christlike attributes"The Lord determines if and when all spiritual gifts and Christlike attributes are received. Nevertheless, we should do all in our power to desire and become eligible for such gifts," Elder David A. Bednar taught during the 2021 Seminar for New Mission Leaders.
How understanding the ordinance and covenant of baptism will change one forever, Elder Nash explainsElder Marcus B. Nash said at the 2021 Seminar for New Mission Leaders: “The covenant of baptism is not a self-improvement program. ... We agree to live according to the prescribed pattern of discipleship."