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If there's one thing a BYU religion professor likes to talk about, I suppose it's the gospel. But if there are TWO things a BYU religion professor likes to talk about, you've got to add his son's mission to the list.

The instructor for my religion class this week told us about an e-mail he recently received from his son, who just arrived in the Missouri St. Louis Mission. He was treated to some good ole' fashioned Southern hospitality as soon as he got on the airplane when a man sitting near him asked the flight attendant if he could change seats. He had been eyeing the missionaries' name tags.

When they landed in St. Louis, the new elders had barely met their mission president when a complete stranger approached the group and began berating them for their faith.

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