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“World Briefs,” Liahona, Jan. 2012, 78

World Briefs

San Salvador Temple Dedicated

The San Salvador El Salvador Temple was dedicated on Sunday, August 21, 2011, by President Henry B. Eyring, First Counselor in the First Presidency. It is the Church’s fourth temple in Central America and 135th worldwide.

Some 16,000 people attended two cultural celebrations on Saturday, August 20, that retold the rich cultural history of the area through song and dance.

Create.LDS.org Invites Members to Contribute Audio Files

The Church has invited members to submit high-quality music and other audio files to create.lds.org for use on Mormon Channel Radio and in other Church media products. Members can read invitation details at news.lds.org (search using keyword “create.lds.org”) and can submit files at create.lds.org.

2012 Sharing Time Outline Available Online

The Primary general presidency has announced that the sharing time theme for 2012 is “Choose the Right.” Primary presidencies can access the outline under “Primary” in the Serving in the Church section of LDS.org.

In the past, 10 copies of the outline have been sent to units each July, but because of online accessibility the July mailing will be discontinued and 3 copies will be automatically sent to each unit in the annual curriculum order.

The San Salvador El Salvador Temple is the Church’s 135th operating temple worldwide and the fourth temple in Central America.