This morning, Tom Brokaw and the Mormon Tabernacle Choir will be presenting a special 9/11 Music and the Spoken Word program called “Rising Above.” You can watch it live on byutv.org at 9:30 a.m. MDT. You can also watch rebroadcasts at 12:30 p.m., 3:30 p.m., 8:30 p.m., and 11:00 p.m.
9/11: Rising Above” captures in music and word the courage and optimism that will ring in the heart of every American listener and viewer. Special guest narrator, Tom Brokaw is one of the most trusted and respected figures in broadcast journalism. For 21 years, Brokaw was the anchor and managing editor of NBC Nightly News. He has received numerous honors, including the Edward R. Murrow Lifetime Achievement Award, and an Emmy Award.
Also, enjoy this video called “Finding Hope” where a 9/11 survivor share his experiences — including the struggles with survivor’s guilt — and how his life changed because of 9/11.
And a woman whose husband died on 9/11 shares her story of how the gospel of Jesus Christ changed her life.
Lastly, if you haven’t had a chance to read President Monson’s thoughts about 9/11, you can read them here at the Washington Post: 9/11 Destruction Allowed Us to Rebuild.