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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- Elder Per G. Malm dies at age 67
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- In our opinion: Planned Parenthood should...
- Pregnant woman killed in collision with...
- BYU football: Certain games on the... 104
- Sarah Silverman: Bernie-or-bust Dems... 49
- Planned Parenthood 'CTR' campaign draws... 47
- New rule sparks debate over teacher... 44
- Is Bernie Sanders an atheist? 42
- Big 12 watch: BYU praised for 'excited'... 42
- Richard Davis: What will Americans... 38
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