LDS Apostle hospitalized days before general conference

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SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (ABC4 Utah)- A Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Apostle has been admitted to the hospital.

Church officials say Elder Robert D. Hales of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles will not be participating in general conference this weekend.

Elder Hales was admitted to the hospital several days ago “for treatment of pulmonary and other conditions”, they said.

The 187th Semiannual General Conference will be held in the Conference Center Auditorium Saturday and Sunday, September 30 and October 1, 2017, and will be broadcast to many areas of the world. 

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