BYU Television and KBYU-TV, Channel 11, will air the special fireside, “Church Commemoration of the 30 th Anniversary of the Priesthood Revelation,” on June 11 at 6:00 p.m. and June 15 at 1:00 p.m., respectively.
The fireside took place on Sunday June 8, 2008, in the Tabernacle on Temple Square. It celebrated the 30 th anniversary of the 1978 revelation that extended the Priesthood to all worthy male members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
The 84-minute program features testimonies and special remarks from LDS Church leaders and members including Elder Sheldon F. Child of the First Quorum of the Seventy, President Fred A. Parker III of the Atlanta Georgia Stake, Catherine M. Stokes, and President Ahmad S. Corbitt of the Cherry Hill New Jersey Stake.
The program also features musical numbers from a multicultural choir and solo performances from tenor Alex Boyé, a member of the Mormon Tabernacle Choir.
Included in the fireside is a special video presentation, He Inviteth Us All, which commemorates the 1978 revelation and its impact on the church and its members worldwide. The following are the dates the fireside will air:
Wednesday June 11, 2008 @ 6:00 p.m.
Thursday June 12, 2008 @ 10:00 p.m.
Friday June 13, 2008 @ 12:00 p.m.
Sunday June 15, 2008 @ 11:00 a.m.
KBYU-TV, Channel 11
Sunday June 15, 2008 @ 1:00 p.m.
A complete list of the program’s air dates for BYU Television, KBYU-TV, KBYU-FM and BYU radio can be found at www.byub.org or by calling 1/801/422-8450.