Tag Archives: LDS-BSA

By LDS-BSA Relationships
Jan 06, 2014

Video: All About Philmont Scout Ranch

Every year stake presidencies in the United States are invited to the Priesthood Leadership Conference on Scouting at the Philmont Training Center in New Mexico. The purpose of this conference is to help stake leaders better understand how Scouting can support the Aaronic Priesthood. The conference is held under the direction of the Young Men […]

By Utah National Parks Council
Dec 26, 2013

“May You Uphold Scouting’s Tradition” Centennial Coin

The media reached out a few weeks back about the BSA membership policy, particularly because of the large LDS population in Utah. The Utah National Parks Council has the distinguishing acknowledgement of being the largest council in the nation.  This is due to the strong relationship enjoyed between the LDS Church and Scouting. The reporter […]

By The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
Nov 18, 2013

Help Others to Hike the Trails

A century ago, Church leaders decided to partner with the fledgling Boy Scouts of America and sponsor a troop in Salt Lake City. From that inauspicious beginning, the Church would become the largest sponsor of that storied adventure program for boys. Millions of Latter-day Saints have worn the iconic Scout uniform at some point in […]

By LDS-BSA Relationships
Aug 30, 2013

Looking for Eagle Scouts to Sing in 100 Year Anniversary Choir

Individuals interested in singing in the Eagle Scout Choir for the 100 year celebration of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints’ affiliation with the Boy Scouts of America. On October 29, 2013 The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints will celebrate its 100-year affiliation with the Boy Scouts of America in […]