A new video report from Religion and Ethics Newsweekly examines the growth of the ranks of Mormon missionaries — from 58,000 in October 2012 to 82,000 today — since the age requirements to serve were lowered. Young men can now serve at 18 instead of 19, and young women can serve at 19 instead of 21.
Renowned Guest Artists Deborah Voigt and John Rhys-Davies Enjoy Experience
The Mormon Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra at Temple Square welcomed American soprano Deborah Voigt and British actor John Rhys-Davies for their annual Christmas concerts in the Conference Center in Salt Lake City.
“Giving, not getting, brings to full bloom the Christmas spirit,” said Thomas S. Monson, president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, at the Church’s annual Christmas devotional in the Conference Center in Salt Lake City, 8 December 2013.
Historic Temple Square in Salt Lake City glows brightly with thousands of Christmas lights ushering in the season of Christ’s birth. The lights are on at Temple Square, and people from many parts of the world gather to share in the Christmas spirit as the lights illuminate trees, bushes, flower beds and lawn around the Salt Lake Temple, Tabernacle and much of the Church campus.
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has created a series of videos to provide an introduction to the Church. Full Story »
Last year's change in mission eligibility ages has impacted the lives of Mormon youth around the world. The number of missionaries serving has swelled to over 80,000. Full Story »
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