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No Conference Talks Given in Native Languages This Time

As LDS general conference picked up again Sunday morning, social media users noticed something unusual.

None of the speakers had given a talk in their native language.

According to LDS church spokesman Eric Hawkins, that has come by direction of the faith's top leaders.

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"Decisions about general conference proceedings rest with the First Presidency who have decided that all talks for this weekend's sessions will be given in English," Hawkins said in a statement to 2News.

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