The number of Mormon missionaries entering the proselytizing ranks has gone up more than 40 percent since age requirements changed last year. But the number of convert baptisms is pretty much flat.
On Monday at 12:15 p.m., authors Matt Martinich and David Stewart along with Tribune religion reporter Peggy Fletcher Stack join Jennifer Napier-Pearce to talk about why and how demographics and geography play into LDS missionary efforts.
You can join the discussion by sending questions and comments to the hashtag #TribTalk on Twitter and Google+. You can also text comments to 801-609-8059.
|1.||Fall TV preview: The best and worst of fall TV|
|2.||Ordain Women will take its message local to Mormon congregations|
|3.||Lawmaker: All Utah restaurants should have a ‘Zion Curtain’|
|4.||MLS says Chivas USA might not play in 2015|
|5.||Feds charge five Utahns in Recapture Canyon protest ride|
|6.||At his funeral, Darrien Hunt’s friends say he was Christlike|
|7.||Movie review: ‘Maze Runner’ sends viewers going in circles|
|8.||Prep phenom Frank Jackson's commitment to BYU basketball still strong, father says|
|9.||BYU football: Zac Stout’s return to BYU tearful, but gratifying|
|10.||Salt Lake City police say man found Thursday was shot to death|