Linda K. Burton

April 01, 2017 06:00 PM MDT
Sister Linda K. Burton became the 16th Relief Society General President on March 31, 2012. Over the past five years, Sister Burton and her counselors—Sister Carole M. Stephens, first counselor, and Sister Linda S. Reeves, second counselor—have served during many significant changes in the Relief Society. Here are just a few significant moments:
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March 21, 2017 12:02 PM MDT
Over the past year, Church members have banded together under a common cause: to aid refugees as the refugee crisis grows worldwide.
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March 17, 2017 04:21 PM MDT
At the first ever meeting of the Relief Society, Emma Smith said these historic words, "We are going to do something extraordinary."
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March 09, 2017 09:02 PM MST
On March 9, Sister Linda K. Burton, general Relief Society president, posted to Facebook, announcing that she and her presidency recently updated the Relief Society purpose, adding new wording to reflect several messages that are important for sisters to understand.
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September 17, 2016 01:47 PM MDT
Prior to the general women's session of the 186th Semiannual General Conference, Sister Neill F. Marriott, second counselor in the Young Women general presidency, and Sister Linda K. Burton, Relief Society general president, helped bring comfort to Church members in Louisiana, Jamaica, and the Dominican Republic.
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February 12, 2016 03:00 PM MST
I recently had the privilege to visit a Relief Society whose members are all elderly sisters in their 80s and 90s. Because it is winter in this part of the world, it is a time that can be challenging for those who are shut in or have difficulty getting around.
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December 07, 2015 02:07 PM MST
In case you missed it, here is the First Presidency Christmas Devotional as well as recaps and highlights from all of the wonderful talks!
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November 30, 2015 06:50 PM MST
MR says: What a fun and historic event that our Church leaders could be a part of as they shared their love for the sisters in Mexico in Spanish!
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August 19, 2015 02:24 AM MDT
The LDS Church has added women to three major committees, a historic development that gives women significant, permanent, official voices in church leadership.
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July 11, 2015 04:47 PM MDT
Yesterday was "Mormon Night" at Dodger Stadium--and this year, female Church leader Linda K. Burton threw the ceremonial first pitch. Check out the photos below:
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March 17, 2015 09:52 AM MDT
Each spring, Latter-day Saint women across the globe commemorate the founding of the Relief Society by the Prophet Joseph Smith on March 17, 1842. But Sister Linda K. Burton, Relief Society general president, wants women to know that they are celebrating so much more than just a birthday for the organization.
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February 16, 2015 03:35 PM MST
The Young Women general presidency invited the youth to “find, take and teach.”
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