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Church Announces New Seminary Graduation Requirements for LDS Youth
MR says: Some exciting and interesting adjustments to the seminary program. We can't wait to see the youth "step up to the challenge," as Sister Oscarson says in the article.
New requirements for seminary graduation are meant to “elevate learning” and better prepare students for lives of service and discipleship. The changes are being implemented throughout the world beginning this school year with this year’s course of study — Doctrine and Covenants and Church History.
“It fits in line with Preach My Gospel, and it fits in line with the Come Follow Me curriculum,” said Wayne Davis, manager of communications for Seminaries and Institutes of Religion. “We are asking the youth to be more self-sufficient in their testimonies and their knowledge and in their ability to share that knowledge.”
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