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This video of a new temple getting an angel Moroni statue may make your day

by Emily Abel | April 15, 2021

The angel Moroni statue stands firm and triumphant on top of many temples. As a symbol of the Restoration, ...


Philadelphia Pennsylvania Temple to move from Phase 1 to Phase 2 of reopening

by Newsroom of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints | April 12, 2021 | From the Church

Editor's note: On April 19, 2021, the Philadelphia Pennsylvania Temple will change from Phase 1 to Phas...


The number of temples in Africa is about to triple. Here are 15 other temple facts and stats you might not know

by Lindsey Williams | April 6, 2021

During the Sunday afternoon session of general conference, President Russell M. Nelson announced 20 temples...


See recent pictures of temples under construction around the world

by Lindsey Williams | March 31, 2021

Editor's note: This article was updated on April 5, 2021, to include the 20 temples announced in April ...


Elder Bednar calls progress of temple construction ‘absolutely miraculous’

by LDS Living Staff | February 22, 2021

In a new video released by Church News , Elder David A. Bednar of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles spoke a...


Not sure how to explain to your children what happens in the temple? These insights from Sister Aburto can help

by Sister Reyna I. Aburto, adapted from “Reaching for the Savior” | February 16, 2021 | Makes You Think

This excerpt is adapted from Reaching for the Savior available now for preorder at  DeseretBook.com . ...


I had the chance to go back inside the temple after 330 days. Here’s what will carry me through until I can go back again

by Lindsey Williams | February 10, 2021

It’s 9:30 p.m. and I’m leaving my house. It feels so strange that the neighbor’s kids are...


Senior service missionaries can now be assigned to temples in the United States and Canada

by Lindsey Williams | February 8, 2021

A January 29, 2021 notice from the Temple Department to local leaders in the United States and Canada share...


See pictures of temple progress in 2020 and reflect on other temple announcements from this year

by Lindsey Williams | December 26, 2020

What word would you use in relation to temples in the year 2020? There are a few possible words that might ...


18 powerful quotes on temple worship during the pandemic from the Phase 3 announcement

by LDS Living Staff | December 7, 2020 | From the Church

On Monday, December 7, the Church announced that some temples would soon begin Phase 3 . Included in the an...