The temple of the heart

Last Sunday, thousands of Latter-day Saints went to chapels to watch the dedication of the Oquirrh Mountain Temple.

They'd been told to arrive a half-hour early, so there was plenty of time for reflection. And with images of the temple scrolling on the screen, I'm sure most of us reflected on the temple itself.

I found myself thinking of the verse from Corinthians: "Your body is a temple of the Holy Ghost." And I thought how that meant we were all small temples now inside a larger temple. The unborn babies there, in fact, were regular Russian "nested dolls" -- temples within temples within temples.

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