The First Presidency Urges Latter-day Saints to Wear Face Masks When Needed and Get Vaccinated Against COVID-19

Item

PGV_ID

300774

Title

The First Presidency Urges Latter-day Saints to Wear Face Masks When Needed and Get Vaccinated Against COVID-19

Genre

Guidelines & rules for individual and communal religious practice

URL

Religious movement

Latter Day Saint (Mormon)

Description or narrative

The leaders urge the followers to get vaccinated which causes a divide in the community over getting vaccinated

Contributor

Betrusma

Author (individual or group)

The First Presidency
Russell M. Nelson
Dallin H. Oaks
Henry B. Eyring

Religious organization, or house of worship

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

Location

Salt Lake City, Utah
United States of America

Date

August 12, 2021

Item sets

This item was submitted on October 17, 2021 by Manny Betrus using the form “Help gather religious responses to the pandemic” on the site “Preaching Goes Viral”: https://pandemicreligion.org/s/preaching-goes-viral

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