Official Statement

Church Joins in Prayer with other Utahns in Response to Area Wildfires

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints issued the following statement today:

As requested by Utah Governor Gary R. Herbert, the Church is pleased to come together in prayer with other Utahns during this difficult time. We are mindful of those in Utah and neighboring states who have been impacted by wildfires. We encourage individuals, families and congregations to pray for the safety of firefighters, protection of lives and homes and favorable weather conditions to help control the many wildfires currently burning.

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