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WATCH PREVIEW: President Nelson to share video message of hope, healing

FILE -- President Russell M. Nelson of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and his wife, Sister Wendy Nelson, are interviewed in Salt Lake City on Friday May 29, 2020. Photo: Jeffrey D. Allred, Deseret News

SALT LAKE CITY — President Russell M. Nelson of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced on Friday that he will share a video message of hope and healing for all of those struggling during this global pandemic next week.

In a post on Facebook, President Nelson wrote, ” My dear friends,  the challenges that we face as fellow global citizens are immense, but our ability to feel hope and seek healing in Jesus Christ remains strong.”

My dear friends, the challenges that we face as fellow global citizens are immense, but our ability to feel hope and…

Posted by Russell M. Nelson on Friday, November 13, 2020

The church says that the message from President Nelson to Latter-day Saints will come in an 11-minute video, released on Friday, Nov. 20, 2020.

A brief preview posted to the church’s social media sites said the remarks will be a “fast-acting and long-lasting spiritual remedy.”

 

“Sickness. Sadness. Disease. Disappointment. Infection. Instability. Heart failure. Failing hearts. He’s treated them all,” the video said.

“On Nov. 20, global faith leader Russell M. Nelson, president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, shares a fast-acting and long-lasting spiritual remedy.”


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