SAMUELSON - The Salt Lake Tribune News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us (Webmaster) Former BYU prez to oversee Mormonism’s signature temple <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="">Former BYU prez to oversee Mormonism’s signature temple</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">THE SALT LAKE TRIBUNE</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-16T11:04:01.879-06:00">Updated Jun 16, 2014 11:04AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Former Brigham Young University President Cecil Samuelson is going from running a college of higher learning to overseeing what Mormons view as a place of highest learning: an LDS temple. The LDS Church News announced this past weekend that the 72-year-old Samuelson and his wife, Sharon, will serve as president and matron of the Salt Lake Temple. Samuelson, an emeritus general authority in the Utah-based Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, ran BYU, the faith’s flagship university, for 1...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href=""> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> Mon, 16 Jun 2014 11:04:01 MDT