Mormon Church Temples
One of the main characteristics of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
(Mormon Church) is the work performed in the Church's holy temples. This work sets apart the Mormon Church from every other religion on the face of the earth.
“The temple is a place of instruction where profound truths pertaining to the Kingdom of God are unfolded. It is a place of peace where minds can be centered upon things of the spirit and the worries of the world can be laid aside. In the temple we take covenants to obey the laws of God, and promises are made to us, conditioned always on our faithfulness, which extend into eternity” Read More of this Post.
Individual Mormon Temples
Hong Kong China Mormon Temple
The Mormon Temple is a holy place set apart from the outside world, whereas the Mormon meeting houses are utilized for weekday activities and Sunday worship services. In the Temple, sacred ordinances of the Gospel of Jesus Christ are performed.
Because the Mormon Temple is a unique place, only the finest materials and craftsmanship are used in its... [Read more on this topic]
Kinshasa Congo Temple
At the 181st general conference of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Prophet Thomas S. Monson announced the construction of two new temples in Africa, one in Durban, South Africa, and one in Kinshasa, the capital of the Democratic Republic of Congo. These will be the fourth and fifth temples to be constructed in Africa, with existing... [Read more on this topic]
Nauvoo Mormon Temple
On Easter Sunday, April 4, 1999, during General Conference, Mormon Church President Gordon B. Hinckley made the announcement that the historic Nauvoo Temple would be rebuilt. During his closing remarks, President Hinckley stated, “I feel impressed to announce that among all of the temples we are constructing, we plan to rebuild the Nauvoo Temple…The... [Read more on this topic]
Rio de Janeiro Brazil Mormon Temple
That a new Mormon temple would be built in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, was announced by Prophet Thomas S. Monson at the 183rd annual general conference of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 6 April 2013. There are nearly 2 million Latter-day Saints in Brazil. There are already Mormon temples in Fortaleza, Recife, Manaus, Curitiba, Campinas,... [Read more on this topic]
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