A chronicle of Issues, Studies, News and other items of interest regarding Mormonism (2006-2013)
Sunday, April 01, 2007
New Relief Society general presidency
A new Relief Society general presidency was announced during general conference: Julie B. Beck was called as the general president of the Relief Society, the Church's organization for women. Silvia H. Allred and Barbara Thompson will serve as first and second counselors. Bonnie D. Parkin, Kathleen H. Hughes, and Anne C. Pingree were released and received an expression of gratitude for their five years of leadership.