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FHe will give families the opportunity to provide Guatemalan villagers with training and hope

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

In the “land of eternal spring,” the people of Guatemala are being taught “how to fish.” This summer Family...


Keeping missionaries safe in the midst of violence

by ABC 4 News | Everything Else

ABC 4 uncovered new information on how the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints is keeping missionar...


Elder Nelson visits Central America

by News.lds.org | What We Believe

In January, as part of an assignment from the First Presidency, Elder Russell M. Nelson of the Quorum of th...


Central America has become a 'land of temples'

by LDS Church News | Opinions & Features

Perhaps it was John Forres O'Donnal's upbringing in the rural Latter-day Saint colonies in northern Mexico ...


Mormon family helps Guatemalan nonprofit group expand nutrition programs

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

A Guatemalan nonprofit group founded by Mormons is using a USAID grant to expand its infant nutritional fee...


Guatemala youth counseled to remain worthy and attend the temple

by LDS Church News | Opinions & Features

For thousands of Guatemalan Latter-day Saints, President Dieter F. Uchtdorf's recent visit here marked a pi...


President Uchtdorf meets with Guatemalan media

by LDS Church News | Opinions & Features

Thousands of Latter-day Saints from western Guatemala graciously welcomed President Dieter F. Uchtdorf to t...


Quetzaltenango Guatemala Temple dedication prayer

by LDS Church News | What We Believe

Following is the text of the prayer offered by President Dieter F. Uchtdorf, second counselor in the First ...


Quetzaltenango Guatemala Temple: 2,400 youth participate in cultural celebration

by LDS Church News | Opinions & Features

President Dieter F. Uchtdorf stood before thousands of Guatemalan youth Saturday and testified that they we...


President Uchtdorf dedicates second LDS temple in Guatemala

by LDS Church News | Official Church Info

Most maps identify Guatemala's second-largest city as Quetzaltenango. But ask a native from this highland c...