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Temple News & Updates | Week of 15 March 2020

Thanks to members of the church worldwide and ChurchofJesusChristTemples.org for providing these updates. Please Note: It is possible that progress has been made on temples not included in this article that we have not been made aware of.  If you have updates (including pictures or video) about a temple near you, feel free to send it to calledtoshare (at) ldsdaily.com. Temporary Adjustments Announced for Temple …

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Sister Missionary Passes Away in Texas, Church Offers Condolences

Sister Missionary Passes Away in Texas, Church Offers Condolences - Katherine Pindar

A missionary serving for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has passed away. The following statement is from Church spokesman Daniel Woodruff: With sadness, we share news of the passing of a young sister missionary serving in the Texas Houston East Mission. Sister Katherine Pindar, age 19, of Mesa, Arizona, passed away overnight in her sleep following a …

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Key Takeaways and Inspiring Moments from This Year’s Roots Tech

This past week Salt Lake City found itself nearly overrun with thousands of genealogists from all over the world for the highly anticipated event, Roots Tech. Roots Tech is a convention of sorts for all things relating to Family History. Companies such as Family Search, Ancestry, and 23 and Me arrive to showcase new software, products, and innovations in the …

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Church Releases Statement Regarding BYU’s LGBT Policies

Church Releases Statement Regarding BYU's LGBT Policies

As reported by the Deseret News, a written statement from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has been given from spokesman Doug Andersen in response to a rally outside the Church Office Building. The rally came after many tumultuous days of conversation and confusion regarding Brigham Young University and its policies regarding same-sex relationships and behavior from students. …

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Temple News & Updates | Week of 8 March 2020

Thanks to members of the church worldwide and ChurchofJesusChristTemples.org for providing these updates. Please Note: It is possible that progress has been made on temples not included in this article that we have not been made aware of.  If you have updates (including pictures or video) about a temple near you, feel free to send it to calledtoshare (at) ldsdaily.com. Yigo Guam Temple Taking Shape …

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Temple News & Updates | Week of 1 March 2020

Thanks to members of the church worldwide and ChurchofJesusChristTemples.org for providing these updates. Please Note: It is possible that progress has been made on temples not included in this article that we have not been made aware of.  If you have updates (including pictures or video) about a temple near you, feel free to send it to calledtoshare (at) ldsdaily.com. First Interior Renderings Released for …

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Celebrating Influential Latter-day Saints During Black History Month

With February being Black History Month, it is an important time to remember and celebrate the sacrifices and incredible achievements our fellow brothers and sisters. Here is a look at influential Latter-day Saints to remember in celebration of Black History Month. Elijah Abel Elijah Abel was an early convert to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and was …

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Temple News & Updates | Week of 16 February 2020

Thanks to members of the church worldwide and ChurchofJesusChristTemples.org for providing these updates. Please Note: It is possible that progress has been made on temples not included in this article that we have not been made aware of.  If you have updates (including pictures or video) about a temple near you, feel free to send it to calledtoshare (at) ldsdaily.com. Largest National Young Single Adult …

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Temple News & Updates | Week of 9 February 2020

New Video Shows Renovation Work on St. George Temple

Thanks to members of the church worldwide and ChurchofJesusChristTemples.org for providing these updates. Please Note: It is possible that progress has been made on temples not included in this article that we have not been made aware of.  If you have updates (including pictures or video) about a temple near you, feel free to send it to calledtoshare (at) ldsdaily.com. Original West Wall of St. …

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