Sunday, September 09, 2007

Church to participate in Mountain Meadows 150 year commemorative memorial service

Church Historian Elder Marlin K. Jensen will participate in a community memorial service to honor the 120 men, women and children who lost their lives in the Mountain Meadows Massacre 150 years ago.  Elder Jensen will be officially representing the leadership of the Church.

He, along with descendants of the victims' families and representatives of the Paiute Indian tribe, will gather at the Mountain Meadows grave site outside of Cedar City, Utah, on Tuesday for the service.

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