Tag:denomination=mormon

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Public-images-osm logo.svg denomination = mormon
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Description
Description of the usages of denomination=mormon on The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Edit this description in the wiki page. Edit this description in the data item.
Group: Religion
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may be used on nodesshould not be used on waysmay be used on areasshould not be used on relations
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Status: in use

In the October 2018 General Conference of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, the president of the church, gave an address strongly discouraging usage of any term other than the official name of the church. The style guide has been updated accordingly. Since members of the church consider Russel M. Nelson, M.D., as not only the chief executive officer of their denomination, but also as a living prophet, his statement must be considered as definitive. Earlier suggestions that the terms "mormon" or "LDS" be used for the sake of brevity should be considered as obsolete and the use of those labels deprecated.

This tag is one of several suggested for tagging churches belonging to The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. The tag can be ambiguous as the term "mormon" is used colloquially to refer to any church or group within the Latter Day Saint movement such as the Community of Christ. The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints discourages the use of the term to refer to the church itself or any of the splinter groups [1].


Suggested other tags include

denomination=latter_day_saints
denomination=latter-day_saint
denomination=lds
denomination=mormon with operator=The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

There is currently no consensus regarding which tag is the most appropriate; denomination=latter-day_saint complies most closely with the church's official style guide but denomination=mormon is by far the most widely used [2].

Tagging

Tagging scheme for denomination=mormon
Tag Notes
name=The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Refers to the Utah based church.
religion=christian
denomination=* See the list of possible tags.
amenity=place_of_worship All places of worship, regardless of religion & denomination, use this tag.


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