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In a Game of Total Victory We All Lose

Fairness for all is achieved when religious freedom and nondiscrimination protections are balanced

It has two full months since The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints called publicly for legislators to pass laws that safeguard religious freedoms while also extending protections in housing and employment for LGBT people. After intense negotiations the Utah State legislature passed groundbreaking legislation. 

 
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Annual General Conference Reaches Global Audience

Sessions of the 185th Annual General Conference of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints will be broadcast live from the Conference Center in Salt Lake City, Utah, beginning on Saturday, March 28, 2015. General conferences are conducted by the Church each spring and fall. Spring meetings are called annual conferences and those in fall, semiannual.The first general conference was held in 1830, the year the Church was organized.

 
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Unity in Diversity

Can a church be unified and diverse at the same time? In a global world like ours, where people exchange ideas and culture easier than ever, the better question may be “How can a church survive without unity and diversity?” Far from a contradiction, the two complement each other, like sides of a coin. The face of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is changing. Today that face reflects every race and culture and has more color, more diversity, than ever before.

 
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In Post-Storm Vanuatu, Mormons Quick to Rebuild

In Post-Storm Vanuatu, Mormons Quick to Rebuild

Ten days after Cyclone Pam —which uprooted many trees and destroyed up to 90 percent of all buildings in the hardest-hit areas of Vanuatu—local Latter-day Saints had already rebuilt more than 20 indigenous-style homes in their community.  

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Church Shares 'Because He Lives' Easter Initiative

Church Shares 'Because He Lives' Easter Initiative

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints will launch an Easter initiative focusing on the teachings of Jesus Christ on Saturday, March 28, 2015. 

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Annual General Conference Reaches Global Audience

Annual General Conference Reaches Global Audience

Sessions of the 185th Annual General Conference of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints will be broadcast live from the Conference Center in Salt Lake City, Utah. 

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Unity in Diversity

Unity in Diversity

Can a church be unified and diverse at the same time? In a global world like ours, where people exchange ideas and culture easier than ever, the better question may be “How can a church survive without unity and diversity?” 

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Women of the Church Honored in March

Women of the Church Honored in March

Women in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints are being highlighted on Church websites and social media channels in March as part of National Women’s History Month.

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