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By Utah National Parks Council
Jun 05, 2013

Boy Scouts of America membership standards resolution

http://scoutingmagazine.files.wordpress.com/2013/04/proposed-membership-standards-resolution.pdf Boy Scouts of America Membership Standards Resolution WHEREAS, it is the mission of the Boy Scouts of America to prepare young people to make ethical and moral choices over their lifetimes by instilling in them the values of the Scout Oath and Scout Law: Scout Oath On my honor I will do my best […]

Why Mormons back the new Scouting Policy - Washington Post
By The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
May 31, 2013

Why Mormons back the new scouting policy

http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/on-faith/wp/2013/05/31/why-mormons-back-the-new-scouting-policy/ by Michael Otterson, The Washington Post, Published: May 31, 2013 at 9:42 am The dust had barely settled from the May 23 vote on the Boy Scouts of America membership policy, when the media analysis and post mortem on this iconic American institution began. Understandably, virtually all the headlines referred to the inclusion of […]

boy scout with eagle scout neckerchief
By Deseret News
May 30, 2013

What the Boy Scouts of America decision means for your son

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865580747/What-the-Boy-Scouts-of-America-decision-means-for-your-son.html by Jason F. Wright, Deseret News The Boy Scouts of America’s decision last week to strike the restriction denying membership to youths on the basis of sexual orientation presents a tremendous opportunity for parents of young men. Regardless your family’s position on the hot-button issue, the change in policy gives parents and sons at […]

The Utah National Parks Council is the larges council in the BSA with over 84,000 youth and 42,000 adult volunteers
By Utah National Parks Council
May 24, 2013

Boy Scouts of America – Utah National Parks Council: Statement on Adoption of New Membership Resolution

A Win for Youth OREM, Utah – May 23, 2013 – In response to the adoption of the Boy Scouts of America Membership Standards Resolution by the Boy Scouts of America (BSA) National Council, the BSA – Utah National Parks Council (http://www.utahscouts.org/) released the following statement: The Utah National Parks Council believes the adoption of […]