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Funeral Services Scheduled for President Boyd K. Packer

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Mormon Apostle Addresses All-Party Parliamentary Group in UK House of Lords

Elder Jeffrey R. Holland discusses humanitarian aid and religion’s role in resolving conflict

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EU Commission Invites Mormon Leader to High-Level Meeting with Religious Leaders

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President Boyd K. Packer Dies At Age 90

Boyd K. Packer, president of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, died at home Friday, July 3, 2015, at 2 p.m. MDT from causes incident to age. He was 90 years old. President Packer was serving as president of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles at the time of his passing, a position he held since February 3, 2008.

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16 New Latter-day Saint Mission Presidents Take the Reins in Europe

On July 1st, sixteen couples and, in some cases, their children left their homes, businesses, friends and family, and in many cases their country to take a completely unpaid position. They will be supervising and teaching young men and women as well as senior couples in whichever European country they've been assigned. They didn’t even sign up for it; then why are they doing it?

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Church Leaders Counsel Members After Supreme Court Same-Sex Marriage Decision

The following letter from the Council of the First Presidency and Quorum of the Twelve Apostles is being read in Church meetings across the United States and Canada beginning Sunday, July 5.

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Freedmen's Bureau Project: Connecting African Americans With Civil War–Era Ancestors

FamilySearch, the genealogical arm of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, announced a collaborative project Friday to connect African Americans with their Civil War-era ancestors through the release of 1.5 million digitized images containing 4 million names from the Freedman’s Bureau. 

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Elder Jeffrey R Holland visits Edinburgh during Church’s Scottish Anniversary Year

Elder Jeffrey R Holland, from the worldwide Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, traveled to Edinburgh for a visit with local Church members and missionaries that coincided with the 175th Anniversary of the Church’s first baptisms in Scotland. 

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