Mormons on Facebook share how the missionary age change has impacted them
The recent age change for LDS missionaries has sparked quite the response among faithful Mormons. In the weeks following the announcement, the LDS Church saw missionary applications jump nearly 500 percent.
The change has also received attention from national media outlets, most recently from The New York Times.
We asked readers how the change has impacted their lives. Here are just a few of the hundreds of responses we received.
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- Why I don’t call myself a... 92
- Democrats blast Rudy Giuliani for... 68
- Mitt Romney Sundance film gives... 66
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- Letter: America needs change 61