Religion: Mormon Mixup

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints (the Mormons) takes itself very seriously as an international organization—though all but 70,000 of its 892,000 members live in the U.S. And to Mormons the utterances of their First Presidency (President Heber Jedediah Grant and his two counselors) are a divinely inspired part of the continuous revelations of God. These two facts last week produced a First Presidency message to the semiannual Mormon conference at Salt Lake City whose impartial stand on the war closely resembled the attitude of the Pope:

". . . We must...

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