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Proclamations issued by Church leaders over the years


Following are the “Proclamations” that have been issued during this dispensation

  • Proclamation of the First Presidency, dated January 15, 1841.  It deals with Church progress, persecution, and the future of Nauvoo.
  • Proclamation of the Quorum of Twelve Apostles, dated April 6, 1845.  God has spoken from the heavens and the Gospel has been restored.
  • Proclamation of the First Presidency and Quorum of the Twelve, dated October 21, 1865.  This is a plain statement regarding the nature of God.
  • Proclamation of the First Presidency and Quorum of the Twelve, dated April 6, 1980.  It deals with the 150th anniversary of the Church
  • Proclamation of the First Presidency and Quorum of the Twelve, dated September 23, 1995.  It is entitled, “The Proclamation on the Family”.
  • Proclamation of the First Presidency and Quorum of the Twelve, dated April 5, 2020.  It deals with the 200th bicentennial anniversary of the Church.

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