SALT LAKE CITY (ABC4 News) The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has issued a statement sharing love and support for the people of New Zealand following the horrific attacks on two mosques in the city of Christchurch.
The Pacific Area Presidency of the Church says “We are deeply saddened by the tragic loss of so many lives as a result of yesterday’s senseless attacks in two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand. Our prayers are with the families of the deceased, the injured, and all others impacted by this tragedy. We also pray for all New Zealanders and our Muslim brothers and sisters throughout the world.”
Pacific Area Presidency
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
Elder O. Vincent Haleck
Elder Ian S. Ardern
Elder K. Brett Nattress