Latter-day Saints president says: Call church by its proper name



You can call them wholesome. You can call them clean-cut. You can call them family-oriented. Just don’t call them Mormons.

President Russell M. Nelson of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced this summer that members of the Salt Lake City-based religion should use the formal name of the church when referring to themselves and their faith.

A new style guide was also issued for the name of the church, which, according to doctrine, was revealed by God in 1838. For shortene...

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