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Goal accomplished: One million names indexed
MR says: What a great stake project to take on. I can't believe they indexed one million names in only one month!In the October 2011 general conference, Elder David A. Bednar reiterated the words of the Prophet Joseph Smith who said: "The greatest responsibility in this world that God has laid upon us is to seek after our dead."
The Sacramento California Stake took that responsibility to heart and conquered the OMNI Project 2011: "One Million Names Indexed" in October.
Those who participated in the OMNI project ranged in age and location. Nine-year-old Craig Blankenbiller and Hunter Finega, 15, indexed a combined total of 4,000 names. Capt. John T. Boynton, serving in Iraq, was challenged to participate in the OMNI project by a member of the Laguna Creek 4th Ward. Capt. Boynton indexed 2,000 names while deployed to Iraq.
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