Mormon Church Temples

mormonOne 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.

About Mormon Temples

The Process of Constructing Mormon Temples
The Process of Constructing Mormon Temples

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints operates more than 140 temples in... 

Latter-day Saint Temples to Dot the Earth
Latter-day Saint Temples to Dot the Earth

Reconstruction on the Ogden Utah Temple, the 14th operating temple  of The Church... 

Mormonism: Why We Need Temples
Mormonism: Why We Need Temples

My father recently gave me a family possession as a gift.  It was an old sepia colored... 

Angel Moroni Statue Tops Phoenix Mormon Temple
Angel Moroni Statue Tops Phoenix Mormon Temple

In Salt Lake City, Utah there is a movie theater inside the well-known Joseph Smith... 

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Mormon Beliefs

Mormonism Answers: Are Mormons Christians?
Mormonism Answers: Are Mormons Christians?

I’m a Mormon.  Growing up, I lived where most of my friends were members of The... 

Mormonism Answers: What is Heaven?
Mormonism Answers: What is Heaven?

Modern-day revelation has clarified the teachings of Paul on the “Three Degrees... 

How To Pray
How To Pray

Prayer is not a burden. Prayer is a relief, a comfort, an intellectual and soul clarifying... 

Mormon Student Reflection: “Being at One”
Mormon Student Reflection: “Being at One”

by Macey Bleazard BYU (Brigham Young University) is operated by The Church of Jesus... 

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Individual Mormon Temples

Anchorage Alaska Mormon Temple Anchorage Alaska Mormon Temple

To members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, commonly known as the Mormons, the temple is the “House of the Lord.” It is a sacred building, and after its dedication only faithful members of the Church may enter. Mormon Temples are places of worship where the Lord may visit; a place of refuge, of peace and the opportunity to partake... [Read more on this topic]

Hamilton New Zealand Mormon Temple Hamilton New Zealand Mormon Temple

The building of the New Zealand Mormon Temple was announced by David O. McKay, the ninth president of the Mormon Church, on February 17, 1955. With its completion in 1958, it became the eleventh operating Mormon temple worldwide. The New Zealand temple was the first temple built by the Mormon Church in the Southern hemisphere. Mormon history in New... [Read more on this topic]

San Diego California Mormon Temple San Diego California Mormon Temple

For members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, the Mormon temple is the House of the Lord, the most sacred place on earth. In the Mormon temple, sacred ordinances of the Gospel of Jesus Christ are performed. Therefore, Mormons view the temple as a spiritual center where each person can feel a special closeness to God. In the Mormon... [Read more on this topic]

Columbia South Carolina Mormon Temple Columbia South Carolina Mormon Temple

  The Columbia South Carolina Temple is the 62nd operating temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. One hundred sixty years ago Emmanuel Masters Murphy was the only member in South Carolina, but through his efforts others were converted to The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. He even visited the Prophet Joseph Smith... [Read more on this topic]

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