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Salt Lake City Officer Placed On Leave for Requesting Not to Participate in Gay Pride Parade Speaks Out on Religious Freedom

Salt Lake City Officer Placed On Leave for Requesting Not to Participate in Gay Pride Parade Speaks Out on Religious Freedom

Eric Moutsos doesn’t believe he should have to leave his personal convictions at home when he walks out the door to go to work — particularly his religious beliefs. But his former boss, Salt Lake Police Chief Chris Burbank, says when an officer shows up to work for his department, that officer is expected to do their job. And if …

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#Fairness4All: 5 Tips to Better Understand Religious Freedom

#Fairness4All LDS News

Religious freedom is a hot topic, both within the Church and without. Nothing makes this more clear than the Church’s recent news conference calling for laws to protect religious freedoms that were described as “eroding.” But what does religious freedom mean for you? And how can you support the idea of fairness for all? We have five tips to help you …

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Religious Freedom

As members of the Church we have the fulness of the gospel, but we can still learn much from our brothers and sisters outside our faith: The service shown by Mother Teresa, the strength shown by Gandhi, and the examples of many other people and organizations around the world that give time and money to those in need. We are truly blessed to have the privilege to worship “how, where, or what [we] may” and we should allow others to do the same (see A of F 1:11). While we may not agree with all their beliefs, we can search for the good in every faith, respect it, and use it to strengthen ourselves. Check out this great family home evening lesson on Freedom of Religion! Scripture: A of F 1:11 Hymn: Do What Is Right Lesson: What Religious Freedom Requires Treat: Smores On a Stick or Dessert Quesadilla Activity: Interfaith service, event, or lesson. View entire lesson...

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