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Outreach to refugees, injured missionaries, 150th temple and more: LDS Church 2016 year in review

Outreach to refugees, injured missionaries, 150th temple and more: LDS Church 2016 year in review

(Jeffrey D. Allred, Deseret News)



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Concern for refugees, the survival of four missionaries in an airport bombing and dedicating the 150th temple were among the top news stories for members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in 2016.

In the past 12 months, the LDS Church has implemented teaching councils; dedicated eight new temples; launched several new websites; responded to leaked videos; commemorated anniversaries and historic events; contributed to family history projects; continued to speak out for religious freedom; and donated relief supplies to countries affected by natural disasters, among many other worthwhile efforts.

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