Temples

May 16, 2024 12:14 PM MDT
In the coming weeks, the Church will dedicate five temples over five Sundays, including a two-temple dedication day in June.
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May 14, 2024 10:44 AM MDT
Did you know St. George was likely named after Apostle George A. Smith (sometimes called the “potato saint”)? Learn why in this article.
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The Church has announced a groundbreaking date for the Ribeirão Prêto Brazil Temple and renderings for the Maceió Brazil and Huehuetenango Guatemala Temples.
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Later this year, the Salvador Brazil Temple will be dedicated and ground will be broken for temples in Bolivia and Texas.
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May 01, 2024 11:23 AM MDT
What did President Oaks notice as a theme throughout general conference?
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The Church has released the artistic rendering for a temple in Canada, plus the location of new temples in Des Moines, Iowa, and Cincinnati, Ohio.
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Last week the Church announced site locations for the Tampa Florida, Lehi Utah, and West Jordan Utah Temples.
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April 25, 2024 10:41 AM MDT
When Ashley Hatch invited her professional soccer team to a temple open house, she didn't realize until later how much the experience touched one of her teammates.
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April 22, 2024 10:40 AM MDT
Latter-day Saints knew Elder Ronald A. Rasband and his wife, Sister Melanie Rasband, were coming. But then another special visitor walked into the room.
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By  Tad Walch
April 22, 2024 10:33 AM MDT
This 2.5-hour temple tour was unlike any other, finishing with people of Jewish and Latter-day Saint faiths singing together in Hebrew.
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April 18, 2024 01:59 PM MDT
These 10 moments from the Book of Mormon reveal beautiful insights about temple covenants.
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April 18, 2024 01:44 PM MDT
What began as a basic ward directory app has now become a full-fledged toolbox to help individuals at home, in classes, and across wards and stakes.
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The public open house for the Layton Utah Temple begins this week and ends Saturday, June 1, 2024.
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Big news for temples coming to Mendoza, Argentina, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Cleveland, Ohio, and Kananga, Democratic Republic of the Congo Temple.
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April 15, 2024 09:57 AM MDT
The temple recommend questions and statement on wearing the temple garment have been updated to help leaders and members better understand the importance of wearing the temple garment.
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The public open house for the Taylorsville Utah Temple begins later this week. Take a look inside this new temple’s stunning interior:
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This brings the worldwide total to 350 houses of the Lord.
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The placement of the statue after a four-year absence is a notable milestone toward the completion of the Salt Lake Temple renovation project.
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April 01, 2024 04:00 PM MDT
Here’s a complete and up-to-date list of all the temples that are under construction, under renovation, awaiting dedication, or announced.
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The Puebla Mexico Temple will begin welcoming the public to come and participate in the open house beginning March 29, 2024.
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Tacloban is located on Leyte Island in the Eastern Visayas region of the Philippines.
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St. George, Utah, now holds the unique distinction of being home to the Church‘s oldest operating temple and newest operating temple.
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The public is invited to tour the new Urdaneta Philippines Temple from Monday, March 18, 2024, to Saturday, March 30, 2024.
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March 12, 2024 09:59 AM MDT
It would be hard to overstate the lasting impact the decision to attend the temple once a week has had on our marriage and on my life.
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Exciting progress is being made for the San Luis Potosí Mexico Temple and the Savai'i Samoa Temple!
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Highly skilled art conservators meticulously restored historical murals throughout the temple.
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March 05, 2024 03:58 PM MST
An FAQ page from the Church answers and lists other significant items in the transfer, including the Joseph Smith Translation of the Bible.
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March 05, 2024 02:07 PM MST
The Church plans to reopen the Kirtland Temple on March 25, 2024, for public tours at no charge.
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See what the new Budapest Hungary Temple will look like and locations for new temples in Osaka, Japan and Jakarta, Indonesia.
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February 29, 2024 10:54 AM MST
2 Nephi 18 talks about the Lord—and the temple—being a sanctuary. So how can we find that same peace in our busy lives today?
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Big news for the Vancouver Washington Temple, the Lone Mountain Nevada Temple, the McKinney Texas Temple, and the Birmingham England Temple!
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The Church has released the date of the groundbreaking ceremony for the Teton River Idaho Temple and a rendering of what the Jacksonville Florida Temple will look like.
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The Church has released details about the upcoming closure and renovation of the Orlando Florida Temple and the rededication of the Manti Utah Temple.
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Construction on the San Luis Potosí Mexico Temple will begin later this year.
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The Church has released the locations of new houses of the Lord in Cusco and Iquitos, Peru. Find out where
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The Knoxville Tennessee Temple was announced in April 2022 by President Nelson, and plans call for a single-story temple of approximately 30,000 square feet.
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The open house for the new Red Cliffs Utah Temple is underway in St. George, Utah, and runs through Saturday, March 2.
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January 25, 2024 04:56 PM MST
“I think the more open you are about these things, the less weird it becomes.”
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This will be Bolivia’s third house of the Lord, following temples in Cochabamba and Santa Cruz.
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The dedication of the Orem Utah Temple “marks a milestone in the progress of the kingdom of God on the Earth, and particularly in this vital part of His vineyard,” said Elder Christofferson.
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The Church has released the open house and dedication dates for the Cobán Guatemala, Salta Argentina, and Taylorsville Utah Temples.
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The Lima Peru Los Olivos Temple was dedicated on Sunday by Elder Christofferson and marks the fourth temple in Peru.
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The Church has released new renderings for three houses of the Lord: two in Brazil and one in California.
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The First Presidency has released the location of the Birmingham England Temple and the Cagayan de Oro Philippines Temple.
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December 18, 2023 10:17 AM MST
Combine a fun, twinkly tradition with a visit to see the brilliance and feel the peace found at the temple.
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Open house and dedication dates for the Layton Utah Temple, the Puebla Mexico Temple, and the Urdaneta Philippines Temple have been announced.
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December 11, 2023 11:00 AM MST
After arriving in St. George this weekend, President Holland visited his wife’s grave for the first time since her burial. He and Sister Holland were married in the St. George Temple in 1963.
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December 07, 2023 07:00 AM MST
Ariana and Briana Mendez share a lot of things as twins, but they never anticipated finding and sharing a belief in the restored gospel.
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The First Presidency has released the location and name change for a temple to be built in the North Dallas, Texas area.
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The Toluca Mexico Temple, the João Pessoa Brazil Temple, and the Barcelona Spain Temple all recently received exciting announcements from the First Presidency.
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November 20, 2023 02:43 PM MST
Did you know the founders of Kneaders are Latter-day Saints? In their first cookbook, they share stories motivated by their faith—including letting their kitchen be the destination of a terminally ill child's Make-A-Wish.
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