Latter-day Saints from throughout the Africa Southeast Area joined in meetinghouses Sunday, November 23rd to hear counsel from their Church leaders in a recorded broadcast from Salt Lake City.
Historic Summit in Vatican City concluded Wednesday, with accolades of admiration toward President Henry B. Eyring's address
The historic summit that brought together a diverse group of global faith leaders at the Vatican concluded Wednesday. About 30 faith leaders from around the world participated during the event, including President Henry B. Eyring of the First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
Standing before an audience of hundreds of international religious leaders and scholars at the Vatican summit on marriage opened Monday by Pope Francis, President Eyring, 81, called for "a renaissance of happy marriages and productive families."
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