News Release

DR Congo Celebrates 30th Anniversary of The Church

30 July 1987, is the day Elder Marvin J. Ashton, an Apostle, dedicated the land of Zaire(DR Congo today) around 07:00 AM.

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints DR Congo celebrates the dedication of the country. Bro. Mbuyi Nkitanbungi, circled, was the first missionary from the Congo to serve outside Zaire.

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