Quorum of the Twelve Apostles
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    Quorum of the Twelve Apostles

    Quorum of the Twelve Apostles

    Overview

    The organization of twelve apostles who are chosen as special witnesses of Christ to all the world. The Quorum of the Twelve Apostles becomes the presiding body of the Church in the event of the death of the prophet, until a new president of the Church is chosen and ordained.

    Related Topics

    Scriptures

    Scripture References

    Scripture Study Resources

    Prophets and Church Leaders

    Prophets and Apostles

    Teachings of Presidents of the Church

    Learning Resources

    General Resources

    “Calling an Apostle of the Lord,” lds.org

    “Meet Today’s Prophets and Apostles,” lds.org

    Study Manuals

    In the News

    “President Nelson Reflects on Being an Apostle of the Lord,” Church News

    Teaching Resources

    Teaching Outlines

    Stories and Activities for Teaching Children

    “Apostles,” Lesson Helps for Teaching Children

    “Special Witness,” Lesson Helps for Teaching Children

    Media

    Videos

    “Elder Bednar Speaks on Apostles Role”

    “Jesus Calls Twelve Apostles to Preach and Bless Others”