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In their annual Christmas message, members of the First Presidency encourage people to "look beyond the commercialism of the season and focus on Him whose birth it commemorates."

And, at the annual Temple Square lighting ceremony, Elder David B. Haight of the Council of the Twelve emphasized remembering "the precious life of the infant Jesus."The story is on page 6.

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