Broadcast to Commemorate 100 Years of Seminary

  • 22 January 2012
Date
22 January 2012

Seminary students in Wetterau, Germany, pictured above, along with hundreds of thousands of seminary students around the world, will celebrate a century of seminary in 2012.

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  • “Commemorating 100 Years of Seminary” broadcast
  • Sunday, January 22, 2012
  • All seminary-age youth, their parents, youth leaders, and seminary teachers are invited to participate by watching the broadcast in local meetinghouses with satellite equipment.

A special program, “Commemorating 100 Years of Seminary,” will be broadcast over the Church satellite system, the Internet, and other media systems at 6:00 p.m. mountain standard time on Sunday, January 22, 2012, with subsequent rebroadcasts to many areas of the world.

All seminary-age youth, their parents, youth leaders, and seminary teachers are invited to participate by watching the broadcast in local meetinghouses with satellite equipment. The broadcast will originate from the Conference Center in Salt Lake City, Utah. President Boyd K. Packer, President of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles, will be the featured speaker.

Selected stakes from Davis, Salt Lake, and Utah counties have been invited to attend the broadcast in the Conference Center (tickets have been distributed). All others should gather in local meetinghouses to participate.

Music will be provided by a choir of seminary students. The program will also feature a brief video commemorating 100 years of seminary, with stories and messages from seminary students and General Authorities from around the world.

The live commemoration program will be broadcast in English and ASL to Church meetinghouses, and a rebroadcast in those same languages will follow at 8:00 p.m. mountain standard time.

During the following week the program will be rebroadcast to many areas of the world in dozens of languages.

Members watching from their homes can access the live English audio broadcast on mormonchannel.org and seminary.lds.org/100years. Seminary.lds.org/100years will also host live video in English.

Audio and video files of the broadcast in additional languages will be archived at seminary.lds.org/100years following the broadcast.