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Music & the Spoken Word: Sharing the Light of Christ with Latin America

In a thrilling announcement, The Tabernacle Choir at Temple Square has revealed the upcoming Spanish release of their beloved broadcast Music & the Spoken Word throughout all of Latin America. Although an air-date has not yet been determined, this announcement marks a historic moment as the program will be available weekly for Spanish-speaking audiences for the very first time. This expansion signifies the Choir’s commitment to reaching more people and spreading the gospel and light of Christ to diverse cultures and communities.

A Brief History of Music & the Spoken Word

For over nine decades, Music & the Spoken Word has graced the airwaves, captivating listeners around the world with its harmonious melodies and inspiring messages. Originating in Salt Lake City, Utah, the program first aired on July 15, 1929, making it one of the longest-running continuous network broadcasts in history. Throughout its illustrious history, the broadcast has touched countless lives, offering solace, hope, and spiritual upliftment.

The broadcast features the world-renowned Tabernacle Choir, whose roots trace back to the mid-nineteenth century. Initially formed to enrich worship services in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, the Choir has since grown into an internationally acclaimed ensemble, renowned for their exceptional vocal talents and captivating performances. With their timeless music and unwavering devotion, the Choir has become a beacon of light, inviting individuals from all walks of life to experience the joy and peace that music can bring.

Expanding Reach: Bringing Music & the Spoken Word to Latin America

The decision to release Music & the Spoken Word in Spanish across all of Latin America is a testament to The Tabernacle Choir’s vision of inclusivity and its dedication to reaching more people with the message of Christ’s love. By making the broadcast accessible to Spanish-speaking audiences, the Choir aims to bridge cultural divides and touch the hearts of individuals who may have never encountered their music before.

Through the universal language of music, The Tabernacle Choir seeks to uplift souls and provide a sense of connection and inspiration. The weekly availability of Music & the Spoken Word in Spanish will provide a consistent source of comfort and spiritual nourishment for individuals across Latin America. It will serve as a reminder of the divine nature of music and its power to bring people closer to God and to each other.

For more information about the upcoming debut and release, click here.