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The Mormon Tabernacle Choir decided to get a bit patriotic – flash mob style. Colonial Williamsburg visitors were treated to a flash mob performance by the 400 member Mormon Tabernacle Choir.
Marty Mears, a lifelong resident of the area, heard news of a special event and showed up.
“It was just a thrill to be among them,” she said. “I didn’t know it was the Mormon Tabernacle Choir. These people started singing. It was so beautiful. Now that I know who they were, I keep thinking, ‘Who would have thought I’d be surrounded by the Mormon Tabernacle Choir?’ What a thrill.”
-Read the entire story at Deseret News.
Mormon in the Real World
I’m taking a course on Death & Dying. Our last period focused on murder, mass murder, natural disasters, serial killers, and suicide. It wasn’t the most uplifting class. We watched a documentary titled “The Bridge”. The directors set up cameras to record a year of death at one of the top suicidal destinations in the world, The Golden Gate Bridge of San Fransisco, California. It broke my heart to watch these people jump, hear their stories, and see the grief experienced by their loved ones. What hope is there for those who choose such a bitter end?
It’s exciting to see another example of Latter-Day Saints taking humanity’s stewardships seriously. In this case, taking care of the Earth we are blessed to live on. Continue Reading . . .