LDS History, May 29, 2007

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-- May 29, 2007
At the 177th Annual General Conference of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints held on 31st March, 2007 Sister Julie Bangerter Beck was released as a counsellor in the Young Women general presidency and sustained as the new general president of the Relief Society. (1)

-- Jun 7, 2007
[Hinckley] Announced the Manaus Brazil Temple (2)

-- Jun 13, 2007
A recent Brigham Young University study shows how couples from Christian, Muslim, Jewish and other religious traditions draw on their beliefs to stay faithful to each other. (1)

-- Jun 15, 2007
There are 53,868 total Church missionaries. (3)

-- Jun 21, 2007
The Mormon Tabernacle Choir embarked on a tour of the eastern United States and Canada, performing before a total of 50,000 people in nine concerts in seven cities. The choir returned to Salt Lake City July 3. (4)

-- Jun 23, 2007
Dedicated the Gordon B. Hinckley Alumni and Visitors Center on the Brigham Young University campus on his 97^th birthday (2)

-- Jun 24, 2007
Church membership has reached 13 million members, President Hinckley announced to 118 mission presidents and their wives during the New Mission Presidents Seminar at the Missionary Training Center in Provo, Utah. He also announced that since the organization of the Church in 1830, an estimated one million missionaries have served throughout the world. (4)

-- Jun 26, 2007
[Hinckley] Announced Church membership has surpassed 13-million (2)

[Hinckley] Announced one-millionth missionary since The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints was organized in 1830 (2)

-- During June 2007
Church membership approximately 13 million. (3)

The Church as of this date has sent out 1 million missionaries. (3)

-- During June-July 2007
[Mormon Tabernacle Choir] CanadaMidwest Tour to Toronto, Canada; Chautauqua, New York; Cleveland, Ohio; Chicago, Illinois; Cincinnati, Ohio; and Nashville and Memphis, Tennessee. (5)

-- Jul 5, 2007
A new Brigham Young University study using sophisticated eye-tracking technology showed that, to most adolescents, alcohol advertisers' "responsible drinking" messages might as well be written in invisible ink. (1)

1 - Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, United Kingdom, "On This Day,"
2 - LDS Newsroom, Time line of Significant Events as President,
3 - Sherry Baker: Mormon Media History Timeline: 1827-2007,
4 - Church News: Historical Chronology of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints,
5 - Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Newsroom,

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