President Ezra Taft Benson of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints will be honored during a special broadcast commemorating his 90th birthday July 30.
The program, originating in the Salt Lake Tabernacle, will be televised live via satellite to gatherings at more than 2,000 church centers in the United States, Canada and Puerto Rico.The broadcast will begin at 6 p.m. MDT. It will be rebroadcast to the Wasatch Front on KBYU-TV, Channel 11, at 8 p.m., and over the church satellite network.
Featured will be messages from the church's First Presidency and from President Benson's family members. Music will be provided by the Mormon Tabernacle Choir.