Category: Faith

Kuwait Grants Official Recognition to Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

Some might be surprised to learn of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints’ presence in the Middle East, given the social and political realities in the area. But the Church is actually thriving in a number of these areas, led primarily by expatriate and immigrant workers. Such is the case in the small Persian Gulf nation of Kuwait, which just granted the Church official recognition. Prior to the Church’s recognition, seven other Christian churches were officially recognized: the Roman Catholic Church, the Coptic Orthodox Church, the National Evangelical Church Kuwait (Protestant), the Armenian Orthodox Church, the Greek Orthodox Church, the...

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