Archbishop Speich Meets with Latter-day Saint Leaders
His Excellency Archbishop Jean Marie Speich, Apostolic Nuncio (an ecclesiastical diplomat representing the Holy See) in Ghana met with leaders of the Africa West Area of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints on May 17, 2016, including the Area President, Elder LeGrand R. Curtis, Jr.
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