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Religious Freedom and Fairness for All

The United States Supreme Court will soon hear arguments about whether same-sex marriage is a constitutional right nationwide. To lend its voice on the matter, a diverse coalition of faith communities, including The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, recently filed an amicus brief with the court. Though the case is about the definition of marriage, the focus of the brief is on religious freedom and the ways the two are connected.

 
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Religious Freedom and Fairness for All

Religious Freedom and Fairness for All

The United States Supreme Court will soon hear arguments about whether same-sex marriage is a constitutional right nationwide. To lend its voice on the matter, a diverse coalition of faith communities, including The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, recently filed an amicus brief with the court. Though the case is about the definition of marriage, the focus of the brief is on religious freedom and the ways the two are connected.

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''Because He Lives'' Initiative Spreads Easter Message to Millions''

''Because He Lives'' Initiative Spreads Easter Message to Millions''

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints' latest initiative to spread hope through the teachings of Jesus Christ saw significant success this Easter. The "Because He Lives" Easter video (which focused on the possibilities for all mankind thanks to Christ's resurrection from the dead) has been viewed nearly 30 million times.

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Church's 185th Annual General Conference

Church's 185th Annual General Conference

More than 100,000 Church members, friends and invited guests are expected to attend the 185th Annual General Conference of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints that is held Saturday and Sunday 4-5 April 2015, in the Conference Center in Salt Lake City. Thousands of Canadians are joining millions more to watch or listen to conference via television, radio, satellite and Internet broadcasts

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Unity in Diversity

Unity in Diversity

Can a church be unified and diverse at the same time? In a global world, where people exchange ideas and culture easier than ever, the better question may be “How can a church survive without unity and diversity?” The two complement each other.

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In a Game of Total Victory We All Lose

In a Game of Total Victory We All Lose

It has been two months since The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints called publicly for legislators to pass laws that safeguard religious freedoms while also extending protections in housing and employment for LGBT people.

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