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LDS church suspends gatherings worldwide

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced Thursday it is temporarily suspending all gatherings of church members worldwide.

SALT LAKE CITY — The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced Thursday it is temporarily suspending all gatherings of church members worldwide until further notice, due to coronavirus concerns. 

Per the church this includes:

  • Stake conferences, leadership conferences and other large gatherings
  • All public worship services, including sacrament meetings
  • Branch, ward and stake activities

You can read the full news release here.

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