04/09/2013 10:04 am ET

Mormon Community Grows As The Church Welcomes Latinos

Denver, Apr 8 (EFE).- The Mormon church has seen the number of its faithful in the United States increase by more than 45 percent over the past 10 years, largely because the number of Spanish-speaking members has practically doubled.

This weekend, the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints held its semi-annual conference in Salt Lake City with a special place reserved for Hispanics.

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