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Official Statement —  6 February 2013

Church Statement on BSA Decision to Postpone Vote

Salt Lake City — 

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints issued the following statement Wednesday regarding the decision by the Boy Scouts of America to postpone a vote on membership standards:

“The Church is following this proposed policy change very closely. We believe the BSA has acted wisely in delaying its decision until all voices can be heard on this important moral issue.”

Read additional statement on BSA decision.


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