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Seven prominent government and religious leaders from around the world visited Utah over the last several weeks to interact with various leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Guests included the President of Hungary; the Prime Minister of Samoa; a cardinal from Rwanda; and ambassadors from Ethiopia, Mexico, Mongolia and Senegal.

Rwanda Cardinal

Cardinal Antoine Kambanda, Archbishop of Kigali, Rwanda, began his visit on Monday, September, 11, 2023, with a tour of the newly renovated St. George Utah Temple.

“Our visit was warm, open and engaging. We left as friends who love the Savior,” said Elder Kevin W. Pearson, a General Authority Seventy and President of the Utah Area of the Church.

Cardinal Kambanda then traveled to Salt Lake City, where he toured Welfare Square and the Humanitarian Center before meeting with Elder Ronald A. Rasband of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles and Elder S. Mark Palmer of the Presidency of the Seventy.

Hungarian President

On Tuesday, September 26, 2023, Hungarian President Katalin Novák met with students and faculty at Brigham Young University (BYU) in Provo, Utah, where she spoke about family and faith in God.

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