General Authorities

Elder Lawrence E. Corbridge

First Quorum of the Seventy

Elder Lawrence E. Corbridge was sustained a member of the First Quorum of the Seventy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints on April 5, 2008. At the time of his call, he was serving as a Sunday School teacher. He has served as president of the Chile Area and is currently serving as an Assistant Executive Director in the Temple Department.

Elder Corbridge received a bachelor’s degree in finance from Brigham Young University in 1973. In 1976, he received a Juris Doctor degree from the J. Rueben Clark School of Law at Brigham Young University as a member of its charter class. He was a founding member of a Salt Lake City law firm Corbridge, Baird & Christensen, specializing in commercial and business law.

Elder Corbridge has served in various Church callings, including president of the Chile Santiago North Mission, Gospel Doctrine teacher, stake president, high councilor, bishop, and elders quorum president. As a young man, he served as a missionary in Argentina.

Lawrence Edward Corbridge was born on April 6, 1949, the son of Ivan and Agnes Corbridge. He married Jacquelyn Gayle Shamo in 1974. They are the parents of five sons and have five grandchildren.

Recent articles, addresses, and speeches

The Prophet Joseph SmithApril 2014 General Conference

The WayOctober 2008 General Conference

All General Conference talks by Lawrence E. Corbridge

Full Name Lawrence E. Corbridge

Born April 6, 1949

Place of Birth Moscow, Idaho, United States