Posts Tagged ‘refugees’

Mormon News, March 28–April 1

The LDS Church announced a new website this week to help connect local Mormons with LDS or non-LDS refugees in their area. In the past the church has encouraged donations through its official welfare services channels, but the website...

Mormon News, November 23–27

Ornamentation from the Joseph Smith Memorial Building.
Boston-area Mormons had a short time to ponder what an abbreviated Sunday meeting block might be like before the plans to reduce time spent in church were quickly scrapped. The Boston Stake leadership had planned to reduce meeting times...

Mormon News, November 16–20

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As the news media covered the LDS Church’s new policy on gay couples and gay parents, Mormon attitudes and divisions over gay rights bubbled to the surface. In some cases, the spotlight on LDS beliefs and practices put pressure...