Spencer J. Condie - LDS Church Service

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In the LDS Church, Condie served as a bishop, stake president and regional representative of the Twelve. In 1984, he became the president of the church's Austria Vienna Mission. In this capacity he not only oversaw missionary work in Austria, but also its development in Poland, Czechoslovakia, Hungary, Yugoslavia and Greece.

In 1989, Condie became a member of the Second Quorum of the Seventy. That same year, Condie was called to serve in the presidency of the church's Europe Area, where he again worked in opening up missionary efforts in Eastern Europe. In 1991, Condie became the president of the newly formed Europe Mediterranean Area that was formed from dividing the former Europe Area. In 1992, Condie was called as a member of the First Quorum of the Seventy. Condie has written a biography of Russell M. Nelson.

From October 2001 until October 2003, Condie served as a counselor in the general presidency of the Young Men organization of the LDS Church. From 2003 to 2008, he served in the presidency of the New Zealand/Pacific Islands Area, based in Auckland, New Zealand.

Beginning in November 2010, Condie started service as a president of the church's Nauvoo Illinois Temple.

On October 2, 2010, Condie was released from the First Quorum of the Seventy and given general authority emeritus status at the LDS Church's general conference.

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