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
San Antonio Texas
On June 24, 2001, it was announced by the Mormon Church that a temple would be built in San Antonio, Texas. This would be the fourth temple in Texas. Work quickly began to find a site for the temple. The Church purchased a 5.5-acre lot. The need for a temple in the San Antonio area was great because of the rapid growth of the Church in the area. In... [Read more on this topic]
Madrid Spain Mormon Temple
Spain is a country where The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is coming out of anonymity because of the strength and example of its members. Freedom of religion was not legally guaranteed in Spain until 1967, and then in October of 1968 the Mormon Church was officially recognized by the government of Spain. Mormon missionaries entered the... [Read more on this topic]
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]
Villahermosa Mexico Mormon Temple
That the Lord works in mysterious ways is an idea that Samuel Oteo Perez would agree with. He came from Tabasco, Mexico, to the United States to work as a subcontracted employee in 1956. While in the United States, he was unjustly accused of helping illegal immigrants and put in prison for 90 days. During that time he was taught the missionary discussions... [Read more on this topic]
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