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.
- The ghosts under our feet: 88...
- Big plays lift No. 21 BYU past Virginia
- Utes leave the Big House with a large win, 26-10
- Security breached: Intruder gets into White...
- Mourning family of Mormon missionary finds...
- No. 21 BYU faces opportunistic, upset-minded...
- Police release names of officers involved in...
- Tragedy can reveal 'the very gold of truth'
- Supporters for traditional marriage... 150
- Utah football: Utes' 2015 schedule... 108
- Hawaii AD: 'There is a very real... 108
- My view: Utah, where do you stand on... 93
- Ralph Hancock: Society cannot... 76
- Brad Rock: LaVell, McBride not OK with... 72
- Defending the Faith: Columbus among the... 66
- Mitt Romney Sundance film gives... 66