Missionaries Return to Madagascar

  • 22 January 2018

The Church has announced that missionaries are returning to Madagascar following the containment of the plague outbreak in October 2017.  Image by Deseret News.

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints issued the following update January 19 regarding missionaries in Madagascar:

“With the recent containment of the plague outbreak in Madagascar, missionaries who were temporarily transferred from the Madagascar Antananarivo Mission are preparing to resume their service in that country. At this time, 12 missionaries are in various stages of returning to the island of Madagascar. Additional missionaries will arrive as the mission is ready to receive them. All missionaries serving on the island of Madagascar had been temporarily relocated or reassigned in October.”