Mormon church President Thomas S. Monson speaks during the morning session of the 182nd Semiannual General Conference of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in the Conference Center in Salt Lake City on Saturday, Oct. 6, 2012. Mr. Monson says the faith will lower its minimum age requirement for missionaries from 19 to 18 for men and from 21 to 19 for women. (AP Photo/The Deseret News, Laura Seitz)

Photo by: Laura Seitz

Mormon church President Thomas S. Monson speaks during the morning session of the 182nd Semiannual General Conference of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in the Conference Center in Salt Lake City on Saturday, Oct. 6, 2012. Mr. Monson says the faith will lower its minimum age requirement for missionaries from 19 to 18 for men and from 21 to 19 for women. (AP Photo/The Deseret News, Laura Seitz)