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President Russell M. Nelson’s Special Invitation to Young Adults

President Russell M. Nelson's Special Invitation to Young Adults

President Russell M. Nelson, President of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles, posted the following video on his official Facebook page today:   The video acts as an invitation to young adults to join President Nelson in a worldwide devotional for young adults. He also gives specific instructions on how to prepare for the devotional. It will be held on …

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President Nelson Shared This Moving Story of Two Little Girls From the Other Side of the Veil Seeking His Help

President Nelson Shared This Moving Story of Two Little Girls From the Other Side of the Veil Seeking His Help

In the past year, members of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles have become increasingly active on their official social media accounts. On Facebook, President Nelson reminded us of a story he shared in the most recent conference, along with a touching picture: Congenital heart disease afflicted three children born to Ruth and Jimmy Hatfield. Their first son, Jimmy Jr., died …

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President Russell M. Nelson Addresses Same-Sex Policy Change in Worldwide Devotional

President Russell M. Nelson Addresses Same-Sex Policy Change in Worldwide Devotional

As part of his worldwide address to young adults last night, President Russell M. Nelson spoke candidly about the recent policy changes concerning same-sex marriage. When encouraging the audience to earnestly seek heavenly direction, President Nelson cited the “prophetic process” that occurs between the First Presidency and the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles when making “weighty matters” and noted he …

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President Russell M. Nelson Offers Personal Invitation to Young Adults

President Russell M. Nelson Offers Personal Message to Young Adults

In anticipation for the upcoming Worldwide Devotional for Young Adults, President Russell M. Nelson has released a short 16-second video sharing his thoughts. You can watch the entire thing below. The devotional will be on January 10, 2016 at 6PM MDT. It will be broadcast on LDS.org, BYUtv, and multiple chapels around the world. Aleah IngramAleah is a graduate of Southern …

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President Nelson Discusses Possible Announcement of Apostles

President Nelson Discusses Possible Announcement of Apostles

“Every day is historic in this Church.” So declared President Russell M. Nelson when a visitor to his office commented about the history-making event of having three vacancies in the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles as the 185th Semiannual General Conference convenes and the likelihood that the empty chairs among the Brethren would be filled during one of its sessions. …

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President Nelson Dedicates Priesthood Restoration Site

President Nelson Dedicates Priesthood Restoration Site

Originally reported by Mormon Newsroom. Renovation and dedication are complete for the Priesthood Restoration Site—an area to which The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints ascribes tremendous spiritual and historic significance. Russell M. Nelson, president of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles, formally dedicated the site Saturday, September 19, 2015, in Oakland Township (formerly known as Harmony). Some of …

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Elder Nelson Set Apart as President of Quorum of 12 Apostles

Russell M. Nelson is president of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles. He was set apart (an official appointment) to this calling by President Thomas S. Monson Wednesday, July 15, 2015. As president of the Twelve, he is referred to as President Russell M. Nelson and succeeds the late President Boyd K. Packer, who died July 3, 2015. It is …

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