Elder Ulisses Soares and his wife, Rosana

Elder Ulisses Soares and his wife, Rosana

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Church spokesman Eric Hawkins released the following statement on January 8, 2021:

Elder Ulisses Soares of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles and his wife experienced mild cases of COVID-19 during the holiday break. They were both at home, away from other Church leaders, and were able to completely recover before returning to full activity.