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Michelle Obama Visits Church HQ

News Story — 4 February 2008

Mrs. Michelle Obama met with two apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints today shortly after a campaign stop in Salt Lake City on behalf of her husband, Senator Barack Obama.

Millions Pay Tribute to President Hinckley, 'Giant Among Men'

News Story — 2 February 2008

Speaking of his long-time “cherished friend and colleague” and fellow Church leader, President Thomas S. Monson paid tribute to Gordon B. Hinckley Saturday as a “giant among men.”

Family and Friends Attend President Hinckley’s Funeral

News Story — 2 February 2008

Twenty-one thousand gathered at the Conference Center in Salt Lake City today to pay tribute to the late Gordon B. Hinckley, 15th president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.  

Thousands Pay Last Respects to President Hinckley

News Story — 1 February 2008

Over 40,000 members of the public have lined up at the Conference Center, as of 5:00PM today, to pay their last respects to Gordon B. Hinckley, 15th president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Traveling from near and far, Latter-day Saints and other friends of the Church leader gathered to show their appreciation and affection for him.

President Hinckley’s Passing Prompts Global Media Coverage

News Story — 31 January 2008

Media organizations from China to Britain and Australia to Turkey have covered the news of the death of President Gordon B. Hinckley, leader of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

Thousands of Youth Wear Sunday Best to Honor Leader

News Story — 30 January 2008

Preparing for school on Monday morning took a different turn for thousands of teenage Mormon students who, some 12 hours earlier, had learned of the death of their Church president, Gordon B. Hinckley.

New Venue for President Hinckley’s Viewing Announced

News Story — 30 January 2008

The venue for President Gordon B. Hinckley’s viewing on Thursday, 31 January, and Friday, 1 February, has been changed to the Conference Center, 60 W. North Temple, Salt Lake City. Conference Center doors will open at 9 a.m. for the viewing and will close at 7 p.m. both days.

Rexburg Temple Dedication Postponed

News Story — 29 January 2008

Due to the planned funeral services for President Gordon B. Hinckley, all events related to the dedication of the Rexburg Idaho Temple will be postponed by one week. This includes the cultural celebration and all dedicatory sessions. All issued tickets will still be valid for the specified event and time indicated.

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