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Latter-day Saint youth participate in live chat with Church leaders

Elder Ronald A. Rasband of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles; Sister Bonnie L. Oscarson, Young Women general president; and Brother Stephen W. Owen, Young Men general president hosted the fifth #LDSface2face social media forum Wednesday, January 20, 2016.

Elder Rasband invited youth to participate in the live event:

My dear young friends, I hope that you are looking forward to the upcoming #LDSface2face event as much as I am. Join me...

Posted by Ronald A. Rasband on Tuesday, January 12, 2016

Youth submitted questions before and during the event using #LDSface2face:

Youth attended the event at the Church History Museum and people of all ages watched the live event from various places around the world:

Youth from Argentina that are participating in the #LDSface2face #SUDcaraAcara, these young men and young women are one more reason why we feel blessed to be in this part of the world.

Posted by José A. Teixeira on Wednesday, January 20, 2016

Listening to our leaders!!! #ldsface2face

A photo posted by Michael Patterson (@mycoolp) on

Así vemos nosotros de Cozumel, México!!! 🇲🇽🇲🇽#ldsface2face #jovenessud

A photo posted by @mr.kirkham on

Many people shared their feelings about the event on social media:

"The real source we should turn to find our real value is our Heavenly Father." #SisterOscarson #LDSface2face

Posted by Nandagopala Moorali on Wednesday, January 20, 2016

The closing song on the #LDSface2face had me crying like a baby. So beautiful!!

Posted by Danielle Lindstrom on Wednesday, January 20, 2016

Elder Rasband, Sister Oscarson and Brother Owen answered youth’s questions directly on social media after the event:

Still have questions? Elder Ronald A. Rasband, Sister Bonnie L. Oscarson, and Brother Stephen W. Owen will answer live here.

Posted by LDS Youth on Wednesday, January 20, 2016

The conversation can be viewed on the Church’s Youth Activities website and the LDS Youth YouTube channel

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