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Mormonism in the News: Getting It Right | April 4

Columbia Faith & Values: Why Latter-day Saints are called Mormons

Writing at columbiafavs.com (a hub site for Religion News LLC), local Latter-day Saint Kirsten Pinto explains why members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints are called Mormons.

Pinto points first to the portion of the Church’s name that says “The Church of Jesus Christ.” “Jesus Christ is the central figure of our church,” she says.

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