LETTER - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/LETTER News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Health professionals urge Obama to create Greater Canyonlands monument http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58211637-78/canyonlands-greater-national-health.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58211637-78/canyonlands-greater-national-health.html.csp">Health professionals urge Obama to create Greater Canyonlands monument</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By kristen moulton</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-22T22:10:18.474-06:00">Updated Jul 22, 2014 10:10PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Utah health professionals are adding their voices to the clamor for President Barack Obama to create a Greater Canyonlands national monument. Some 200 Utahns, ranging from doctors to dietitians to nonprofit managers, signed a letter that was sent Tuesday to Obama. It asks the president, who has signaled that he intends to set aside more monuments, to protect 1.8 million acres of public lands surrounding Canyonlands National Park. “Protecting this world-class landscape would not only preserve an ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58211637@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 22:10:18 MDT Letter: Help schools by taxing churches http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58199111-82/taxes-churches-property-amount.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58199111-82/taxes-churches-property-amount.html.csp">Letter: Help schools by taxing churches</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-22T08:21:45.964-06:00">Updated Jul 22, 2014 08:21AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Churches should pay property taxes and sales taxes on all of their purchases. Just look around you and see the massive amount of real estate owned by religious organizations, and it’s all free of taxes. Just imagine the windfall to the public school system if every one paid their share of property taxes. Just sayin’. Jerry Cooper Murray</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58199111@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 08:21:45 MDT Letter: Thankful veteran says thank others http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58182935-82/veteran-thanks-says-thank.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58182935-82/veteran-thanks-says-thank.html.csp">Letter: Thankful veteran says thank others</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-15T09:05:02.542-06:00">Updated Jul 15, 2014 09:05AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">In response to Mr. William Zuehlke’s letter (“This veteran says thanks for thanking,” July 11), first please accept my personal thank you for serving. I was in the U.S. Navy during what was arguably America’s least popular conflict. I went to Vietnam three different times while in the Navy. When I was discharged and returned to Salt Lake, I was struck by the apathy at best and downright hatred of veterans and the military at worst. Over the years I have noticed a great turn around in the att...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58182935@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Jul 2014 09:05:02 MDT Ann Cannon: Having a body talk with ‘My Teenage Self’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58182389-78/body-self-diet-cannon.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58182389-78/body-self-diet-cannon.html.csp">Ann Cannon: Having a body talk with ‘My Teenage Self’</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Ann Cannon</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> Tribune Columnist</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-16T12:01:35.785-06:00">Updated Jul 16, 2014 12:01PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">An Open Letter to My Teenage Self, Wait. Another letter? Didn’t I write one of those last week? To my Teva sandals? (Answer: Yes.) It’s just that when I was at the library this past weekend, I saw a book called, “Dear Me: A Letter to My Sixteen-Year-Old Self.” And while I didn’t read it, the idea intrigued me. If a person could, in fact, write a letter to a former self, what would he or she say? (Not that this former self would listen. Hello. She’s a TEENAGER.) Still, I have something I want...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58182389@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Jul 2014 12:01:35 MDT Letter: Obama wise to exit Iraq http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58174538-82/obama-iraq-baghdad-beginning.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58174538-82/obama-iraq-baghdad-beginning.html.csp">Letter: Obama wise to exit Iraq</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-11T18:21:14.325-06:00">Updated Jul 11, 2014 06:21PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">I would like to respond to Sheila Thompson’s letter (“Too many signs of Obama incompetence,” July 8). In 2008 I was on the first SOFA (Status of Forces Agreement) Team that went to Baghdad. I was the admin person, but I was there with the team during discussions and making logistic arrangements for our travel. We made three trips to Baghdad within a six week period, catering to the whims of the Maliki government, coming and going as they decreed. It was clear from the beginning that after we h...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58174538@www.sltrib.com Fri, 11 Jul 2014 18:21:14 MDT Letter: Online comments not so bad http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58157523-82/comments-online-letter-editor.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58157523-82/comments-online-letter-editor.html.csp">Letter: Online comments not so bad</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-13T12:59:20.537-06:00">Updated Jul 13, 2014 12:59PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Though long an admirer of George Pyle’s editorials, I must take mild exception to his most recent one (“Your community needs your words and ideas,” July 6). Wanting to have Tribune readers submit more letters-to-the-editor, Pyle deplores the increasing popularity of online comments, calling them a “firehose of dumb.” Though acknowledging that some comments are “thoughtful, witty, and representative enough to make worthwhile reading,” he states that many more are “harsh, uninformed, name-calli...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58157523@www.sltrib.com Sun, 13 Jul 2014 12:59:20 MDT Letter of the week: Kick vandals out of Utah http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58174033-82/utah-ehlers-footprint-artifacts.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58174033-82/utah-ehlers-footprint-artifacts.html.csp">Letter of the week: Kick vandals out of Utah</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-11T17:20:02.003-06:00">Updated Jul 11, 2014 05:20PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A thought came to my mind after reading the article (“Utah man pleads guilty to removing dinosaur footprint,” July 9) regarding the willfulness and destructiveness of the Moab perpetrator Jared Ehlers. There could be another punishment available to those who vandalize our precious artifacts, like Ehlers and our goblin-topplers, et al. Perhaps a “lifetime” exile from any area in Utah, and in other states, that contain relics, artifacts and scenery that cannot be replaced in a lifetime? And still ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58174033@www.sltrib.com Fri, 11 Jul 2014 17:20:02 MDT Letter: We can’t feed the immigrants http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58158150-82/feed-care-compassion-ground.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58158150-82/feed-care-compassion-ground.html.csp">Letter: We can’t feed the immigrants</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-08T17:00:02.922-06:00">Updated Jul 8, 2014 05:00PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">I would like to respond to Ron Hood’s letter (“Where’s compassion?” July 4). The Americans in California who stood their ground and made three buses of illegal immigrants turn around were protecting our country and its laws. I don’t understand why people can’t grasp the word “illegal.” We haven’t sunk to new lows. We have stood our ground and said enough is enough. When the illegals want to come the correct way and quit sucking everything they can out of law-abiding, tax-paying, hardworking c...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58158150@www.sltrib.com Tue, 08 Jul 2014 17:00:02 MDT Letter of the week: Sen. Lee should stop shaming women http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58143754-82/women-control-birth-lee.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58143754-82/women-control-birth-lee.html.csp">Letter of the week: Sen. Lee should stop shaming women</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-03T17:45:52.398-06:00">Updated Jul 3, 2014 05:45PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Utahns are embarrassed, once again, as Sen. Mike Lee joined the chorus of “slut shamers” when he agreed that women use birth control to protect themselves from “recreational behavior.” His ignorance to the realities and complexities of women’s reproductive health unfortunately don’t keep him from speaking about it and showcasing his misogynistic attitudes toward women. Sexual health treatment for men is universally accepted without condemnation yet women’s reproductive health decisions are ques...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58143754@www.sltrib.com Thu, 03 Jul 2014 17:45:52 MDT Letter: Judge not the sleeveless woman http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58147468-82/kelly-judge-middle-shirts.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58147468-82/kelly-judge-middle-shirts.html.csp">Letter: Judge not the sleeveless woman</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-03T17:40:02.491-06:00">Updated Jul 3, 2014 05:40PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">As per Becky Gledhill’s letter (“Kelly case puts me in incomfortable middle,” June 27), I have seen many Mormon women wearing sleeveless dresses. The dresses are beautiful but ruined because the women wear colored or white T-shirts (with sleeves underneath). Ms. Kelly probably wore the dress without one the T-shirts. Judge not, she probably has a drawer full of T-shirts with sleeves. JoAn Ishimatsu West Valley City</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58147468@www.sltrib.com Thu, 03 Jul 2014 17:40:02 MDT Letter: Priesthood like a fraternity http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58147657-82/fraternity-priesthood-women-allowing.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58147657-82/fraternity-priesthood-women-allowing.html.csp">Letter: Priesthood like a fraternity</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-03T17:40:02.667-06:00">Updated Jul 3, 2014 05:40PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">As far as the Mormon priesthood not allowing women to become priests, the priesthood is like a fraternity: no women and lots of rulings and other codes. Malka Kassel Salt Lake City</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58147657@www.sltrib.com Thu, 03 Jul 2014 17:40:02 MDT Letter: Pets are now; kids are the future http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58141931-82/dogs-future-pets-simmons.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58141931-82/dogs-future-pets-simmons.html.csp">Letter: Pets are now; kids are the future</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-03T17:31:01.362-06:00">Updated Jul 3, 2014 05:31PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">To Ashley Simmons (“I would save my dogs over your children,” July 1), dogs seem to be more important than people, especially children. I know of Ms. Simmons only from her letter to the Trib. She may contribute to our society in ways I know nothing about. Maybe her dogs are rescue dogs. Perhaps she is a veteran, or a veterinarian. I don’t want to judge. Some day, an earthquake will strike the Wasatch Front. In spite of our best laid plans, there will be tragedy and death. In an emergency...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58141931@www.sltrib.com Thu, 03 Jul 2014 17:31:01 MDT King, Tartt among backers of anti-Amazon letter http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58147567-79/amazon-authors-preston-hachette.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58147567-79/amazon-authors-preston-hachette.html.csp">King, Tartt among backers of anti-Amazon letter</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By HILLEL ITALIE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-03T16:24:02.052-06:00">Updated Jul 3, 2014 04:24PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Stephen King, Nora Roberts and Donna Tartt are among the hundreds of authors who have added their names to an online letter criticizing Amazon.com for restricting access to works published by Hachette Book Group. The letter, initiated by Hachette author Douglas Preston, urged Amazon to resolve its standoff with Hachette over e-book prices and other issues. Readers were asked to email Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos at jeff@amazon.com and “tell him what you think.” Amazon has slowed delivery on ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581475672014-07-03T16:24:02.052-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-03T16:24:02.052-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58147567@www.sltrib.com Thu, 03 Jul 2014 16:24:02 MDT Letter: Not neighborly values http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58141880-82/dogs-letter-dog-june.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58141880-82/dogs-letter-dog-june.html.csp">Letter: Not neighborly values</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-02T15:20:01.884-06:00">Updated Jul 2, 2014 03:20PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">As I read Ashley Simmons’ letter (“I would save my dogs over your children,” June 30), I initially assumed she had given us a clever spoof, and I remembered a satirical quote that humorously made fun of W. C. Fields: “Any man who hates babies and dogs can’t be all bad.” I still wonder if she was being sarcastic about the response of several people about a recent killing of a dog by a policeman who was looking for a toddler. If she was, thanks – we sure needed that. If, however, the letter real...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58141880@www.sltrib.com Wed, 02 Jul 2014 15:20:01 MDT Safety agency says Chrysler recall was too slow http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58143209-79/chrysler-nhtsa-recall-agency.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58143209-79/chrysler-nhtsa-recall-agency.html.csp">Safety agency says Chrysler recall was too slow</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By TOM KRISHER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-02T17:05:16.202-06:00">Updated Jul 2, 2014 05:05PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Detroit • The U.S. government’s road safety agency is accusing Chrysler of moving too slowly to fix some Jeep SUVs in a recall announced more than a year ago. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, in a letter released Wednesday, is asking the automaker why it’s taking so long to fix as many as 2.5 million older Grand Cherokees and Libertys with gas tanks mounted behind the rear axles. The tanks could rupture in rear collisions, leak fuel and cause fires. The letter is the latest sk...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581432092014-07-02T17:05:16.202-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-02T17:05:16.202-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58143209@www.sltrib.com Wed, 02 Jul 2014 17:05:16 MDT Letter of the week: Lost child still more important than a dog http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58115534-82/dog-officer-child-police.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58115534-82/dog-officer-child-police.html.csp">Letter of the week: Lost child still more important than a dog</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-27T16:50:02.61-06:00">Updated Jun 27, 2014 04:50PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">I have been seeing televised reports and reading articles on how upset and angry Shawn Kendall is over the shooting of his dog. I understand his being upset. I grew up with dogs and have had dogs in my life that were “like” part of the family. They are not a person or a child. It is still a dog. The police officer searching for a lost child is more important than the dog. Finding the lost child is more important than the dog. This officer who serves and protects the public every day is more impo...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58115534@www.sltrib.com Fri, 27 Jun 2014 16:50:02 MDT Letter: The circle of life in Sugar House http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58119320-82/bone-prison-developers-east.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58119320-82/bone-prison-developers-east.html.csp">Letter: The circle of life in Sugar House</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-27T16:50:02.709-06:00">Updated Jun 27, 2014 04:50PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Kelly White’s letter (“Toss them a bone,” June 23) is unfortunately true. I live close to you, near 15th and 15th, and have seen those unsightly McMansions while walking the neighborhood. What about taking things a step further and throw those developers a really big bone? Why not tear down every home between 900 South and 1700 South between 1300 East and 2100 East and move the prison here? For those who just can’t bear to part with their beautiful, classic homes, have them relocated (without ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58119320@www.sltrib.com Fri, 27 Jun 2014 16:50:02 MDT Letter: Please let me leave the LDS Church http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58123132-82/letter-cannot-church-contact.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58123132-82/letter-cannot-church-contact.html.csp">Letter: Please let me leave the LDS Church</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-27T16:50:03.007-06:00">Updated Jun 27, 2014 04:50PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">I mailed a letter to headquarters on Tuesday to resign my membership, and I got my reply back today. Same as in the past, I was told my letter would be forwarded to the stake president, and he would forward to my to my bishop who would contact me later. I have been down this path before, and I get no contact. So I am still a member of the LDS Church! What I want to know is how on Earth can an 8 year old sign some bloody contract that states no matter what you cannot leave? Yet there are some who...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58123132@www.sltrib.com Fri, 27 Jun 2014 16:50:03 MDT We said. They did. Immigration and Oktoberfest ... http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58110198-82/utah-immigration-sltrib-state.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58110198-82/utah-immigration-sltrib-state.html.csp">We said. They did. Immigration and Oktoberfest ...</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-24T17:46:02.516-06:00">Updated Jun 24, 2014 05:46PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Don’t tell them. But it looks like some Utah state officials are taking our advice. We said this: “ ... immigration is a federal issue. State lawmakers shouldn’t meddle. Local law enforcement should not be burdened. “Utahns should accept the end of HB497 and lobby our members of Congress to do their job on that issue.” — from the June 21 Tribune editorial, “Judge wise to void Utah’s immigration crackdown” They did this: — Utah legislators join letter urging immigration reform — Lee Davidson | Th...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58110198@www.sltrib.com Tue, 24 Jun 2014 17:46:02 MDT Letter: Don’t missionaries do what Kate Kelly is doing? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58109091-82/kelly-missionaries-letter-given.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58109091-82/kelly-missionaries-letter-given.html.csp">Letter: Don’t missionaries do what Kate Kelly is doing?</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-24T16:51:04.939-06:00">Updated Jun 24, 2014 04:51PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Based upon the reasons given by Vienna, Va., bishop Mark Harrison for the excommunication of Kate Kelly, as given in the official letter to Ms. Kelly that was quoted in the Tribune, all Mormon missionaries should also be excommunicated. The wording of the accusation against Kelly: “you have persisted in an aggressive effort to persuade other(s) .... to your point of view and that your course of action has threatened to erode the faith of others.” ... “You are not entitled to promote (your views...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58109091@www.sltrib.com Tue, 24 Jun 2014 16:51:04 MDT