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Mormonism in the News: Getting It Right | July 2, 2015
This “Getting It Right” includes coverage surrounding the Freedmen's Bureau Project which digitizes 1.5 million images containing African American Civil War-era records and names.
Missionaries Serving in Some Missions No Longer Required to Wear Suit Coats
To reduce the financial burden on missionaries and their families, elders who are called to serve in missions identified by the Church as having hot climates will no longer be required to purchase or wear suit coats. 
BYU to Host Religious Freedom Conference in July
Brigham Young University will host a conference on religious freedom next week for lawyers, students and the public to get an update on challenges in the United States and around the world. The 2015 Religious Freedom Annual Review is scheduled on the Provo, Utah, campus for July 6 – 8, 2015. This year’s theme is “Fairness for All.”
Mormons Around the World Country Newsroom Websites June 25, 2015

MormonNewsroom.org features stories from its international Newsroom websites to share what leaders and members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints around the world are doing to better the communities in which they live.

Journalist Notes Similarities on Environmental Stewardship Between Faiths
Deseret News reporter Tad Walch wrote an article at the end of last week pointing out similarities between statements made recently by Catholic Pope Francis on environmental stewardship and the views expressed by leaders of  The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. The pope issued his 184-page encyclical on the environment on Thursday, June 18, 2015.
Elder Ballard Attends New Mexico Mass for Archbishop John Wester

Elder M. Russell Ballard of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints attended the installation mass for Archbishop John C. Wester in Santa Fe, New Mexico. The afternoon mass was held at the Cathedral Basilica of St. Francis of Assisi in Santa Fe.  

Mormonism Online: In Your Own Words | 4 June 2015
Thousands Pay Tribute to Elder L. Tom Perry
When news of Elder L. Tom Perry’s passing spread on Saturday, May 30, 2015, thousands shared their thoughts and appreciation for the member of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles. Others, including the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs honored the apostle by sharing his story and naming him Veteran of the Day.
Elder Oaks Shares Missionary Assignment Process
Mormons Around the World Country Newsroom Websites May 26, 2015

MormonNewsroom.org features stories from its international Newsroom websites to share what leaders and members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints around the world are doing to better the communities in which they live.

War of 1812, End of Civil War 150th Anniversary Commemorated 
FamilySearch adds new information to locate ancestors this Memorial Day weekend 
Many families in the United States will travel to cemeteries across the country this Memorial Day weekend to remember their ancestors, including war veterans and other loved ones.

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