80 years ago today - Jun 13, 1941

Sunday Funerals Discouraged-- Salt Lake City, Utah.

The holding of funerals for L.D.S. Church members on Sundays should be discontinued for two reasons: interference with regular Church meetings and the necessity of Sunday work by morticians and their employees.

[1941-June 13-Original circular letter, L.D.S. Church Archives, in Clark, James R., Messages of the First Presidency (6 volumes)]

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