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Injured LDS Missionaries Reunited for First Time Since Brussels Bombing

Injured LDS Missionaries Reunited for First Time Since Brussels Bombing

On March 22, 2016, four LDS missionaries were severely injured in the terrorist attacks that shocked Brussels and the world. Now, three of the missionaries have been reunited since that fateful day. Mason Wells and Dresden Empey, who have been released from their full-time missionary service, were able to meet with Sister Fanny Clain in the Provo Missionary Training Center. …

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President Dieter F. Uchtdorf Visits, Comforts Brussels This Week

President Dieter F. Uchtdorf Visits, Comforts Brussels This Week

It has been nearly two months since the terrorist attacks in Brussels killed 32 and injured over 300 more. As the the city and country continue to heal, President Dieter F. Uchtdorf of the First Presidency and his wife Harriet visited the region and offered messages of comfort and hope. On his official Facebook page, President Uchtdorf shared a short …

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Senior LDS Missionary Injured in Brussels Attack Returns Home to Utah

Senior LDS Missionary Injured in Brussels Attack Returns Home to Utah

According to a report by Deseret News, Elder Richard Norby has returned to the United States to receive ongoing care for his injuries. Norby sustained the greatest injuries of four missionaries harmed in the terrorist attacks in a Brussels airport in March. He is currently being treated for burns and shrapnel wounds. Norby’s family released the following public statement: “Elder …

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Alex Boye Dedicates New Music Video to Missionaries Injured in Brussels

Alex Boye Dedicates New Music Video to Missionaries Injured in Brussels

Popular LDS musician Alex Boyé has released a powerful new cover as a tribute to LDS missionaries, and especially to those four missionaries injured in the terrorist attacks in Brussels last week. The song, Something Inside So Strong, was originally written and recorded in 1987 by Labi Siffre. Siffre was inspired by a television documentary in which black civilians were shot in …

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Elder Dallin H. Oaks Visits Injured LDS Missionary in Hospital

Elder Dallin H. Oaks Visits Injured LDS Missionary in Hospital

UPDATE: KSL has shared these pictures of Mason and Joseph together in the hospital.   Jeanette Bennett, a media personality and editor, is close friends with Chad and Kymberly Wells, the parents of Elder Mason Wells. Mason was injured seriously in the airport bombings in Brussels over a week ago. Mason, along with his companion Joseph Empey, are back in …

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Injured LDS Missionaries Return to United States + OTHER UPDATES

First Injured LDS Missionary Returns to United States + OTHER UPDATES

News Release from Mormon Newsroom. Two of the four missionaries badly injured in the Brussels bombings last week are back in the United States and will be released from missionary service, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints said today. The pair — Elder Mason Wells and Elder Joseph Empey, both from Utah — have returned to the United …

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Sister Fanny Clain, Injured in Brussels Attack, Speaks Out

Sister Fanny Clain, Injured in Brussels Attack, Speaks Out

The young, French LDS sister missionary on her way to the United States Tuesday morning was at the checkout desk at the Brussels airport when the first of two bombs exploded nearby, she told European news outlets Thursday. “There was just an enormous noise, like the end of the world in a second,”Sister Fanny Clain told France TV Pluzz, “and …

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Stunning Testimony from Elder Mason Wells, Injured LDS Missionary

Stunning Testimony from Elder Mason Wells, Injured LDS Missionary

“I know that if I can feel His love sitting on a sidewalk next to a destroyed airport, that God – He’ll talk to His other children too.” A powerful new video from Elder Mason Wells, taken in the hospital where he is recovering from multiple burns and injuries from the recent terrorist attack in Belgium, was released by Fox …

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