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
Oklahoma City Oklahoma Temple
In March 1999, Church members in Oklahoma learned that a Temple would be built in their area. Needless to say, the members were ecstatic that they would not have to travel the nearly 200 miles to the Dallas Texas Mormon Temple.
Years earlier, the Mormon Church had purchased land on which to build a meetinghouse. With the purchase of this land, the sellers... [Read more on this topic]
Fort Collins Colorado Temple
At the 181st general conference of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Prophet Thomas S. Monson announced the construction of a new temple in Fort Collins, Colorado. This will be Colorado’s second temple. Fort Collins is about 57 miles north of Denver. There are approximately 140,000 Mormons in Colorado.
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Recife Brasil Mormon Temple
The Recife Brazil Temple sits on 5.59 acres, shaded by mango trees and towering royal palms, and surrounded by a beautiful garden. The temple exterior is finished with Asa branca granite from Brazil and features a single spire topped with a gold statue of the angel Moroni. The Mormon temple is larger than many being built with a total of 37,200 square... [Read more on this topic]
Gilbert Arizona Mormon Temple
The announcement that a new temple would be constructed by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Gilbert, Arizona, USA, was made on 26 April 2008. The Gilbert Mormon temple will be located at the Southeast corner of Greenfield Road and Pecos Road, Gilbert, on a 10-acre parcel of land.
The design of the temple is expected to be similar... [Read more on this topic]
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