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Church members resilient after disasters

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Anything can happen, so be prepared. That’s one thing Rei Shimizu and other Mormons have learned in the day...


MSNBC recounts Mormon missionary’s survival of Japan quake

by MSNBC | What They're Saying About "Us"

It was faith that landed Patrick Hiltbrand in the path of a tsunami last week, but arguably it was also his...


Preparing for an Earthquake

by Emergency Essentials | Preparedness

When preparing for an earthquake, plan on having enough food , water , clothing, medical supplies, and othe...


Utah families of Japan Mormon missionaries relieved to have sons home

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

For a couple hours last week, Mary Marsh didn't know if her son was dead or alive. She was in her kitchen w...


MSNBC praises LDS Church's networking skills, humanitarian efforts

by MSNBC | What They're Saying About "Us"

The only thing that rivals the Mormon church’s ability to spread the word is its ability to cope with emerg...

Some LDS missionaries in Japan told to return home early

by Salt Lake Tribune | Everything Else

Dozens of Mormon missionaries serving their last six weeks in areas of Japan unaffected by the earthquake g...


Photo Gallery: Japan missionaries get transferred

by Japan Kobe Mission Blog | Opinions & Features

This afternoon, March 17th, 42 wonderful missionaries arrived by chartered bus at the Kobe Mission Home aft...

All missionaries now moved to safe areas in Japan -- Church continuing relief efforts

by Newsroom | Official Church Info

The Church reported Tuesday that all Church missionaries would be moved out of areas affected by the earthq...

Natural disasters test our faith and trust

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

The recent catastrophes in New Zealand and Japan, like all such disasters, raise the problem of evil in one...


Elder Holland on Japan, moving missionaries out of affected areas

by Newsroom | Official Church Info

Elder Jeffrey R. Holland of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles told reporters in a news conference Tuesday t...