LDS temples http://www.deseretnews.com/home/ LDS temples en-us Copyright 2015, Deseret News Publishing Company Sun, 01 Feb 2015 00:00:01 MST Sun, 01 Feb 2015 12:29:03 MST Newspapers http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss At BYU, Catholic archbishop seeks friends, says U.S. liberty depends on moral people http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865620233/At-BYU-Catholic-archbishop-seeks-friends-says-US-liberty-depends-on-moral-people.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865620233/At-BYU-Catholic-archbishop-seeks-friends-says-US-liberty-depends-on-moral-people.html Nine months before an LDS leader joins Pope Francis as a speaker at the World Meeting of Families in Philadelphia, the... Fri, 23 Jan 2015 20:24:37 MST LDS Church releases dates of temple openings in Indianapolis and Peru, 3rd and 4th of 2015 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865619859/LDS-Church-releases-dates-of-temple-openings-in-Indianapolis-and-Peru-3rd-and-4th-of-2015.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865619859/LDS-Church-releases-dates-of-temple-openings-in-Indianapolis-and-Peru-3rd-and-4th-of-2015.html The First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced summer open house and dedication dates for... Sat, 17 Jan 2015 21:48:13 MST Inside of LDS temple revealed in Washington, D.C., cutaway model http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865619349/Inside-of-LDS-temple-revealed-in-Washington-DC-cutaway-model.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865619349/Inside-of-LDS-temple-revealed-in-Washington-DC-cutaway-model.html A 9-foot-tall scaled, cutaway model provides a glimpse inside a D.C. landmark that hasn't been open to the public since 1974.... Sat, 10 Jan 2015 21:05:00 MST What's new: 'American Temples' shares photos of LDS temples across US http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865618386/Whats-new-American-Temples-shares-photos-of-LDS-temples-across-US.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865618386/Whats-new-American-Temples-shares-photos-of-LDS-temples-across-US.html At a turning point in his career, wedding photographer Scott Jarvie decided to live on the road for one year and photograph... Wed, 24 Dec 2014 05:00:00 MST Making spirits bright at the Los Angeles Temple Hill http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865618015/Making-spirits-bright-at-the-Los-Angeles-Temple-Hill.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865618015/Making-spirits-bright-at-the-Los-Angeles-Temple-Hill.html From 450,000 shimmering lights to an outdoor interfaith choir concert and a glittering gala attended by foreign consuls... Fri, 19 Dec 2014 12:00:00 MST Two LDS temples will be closing for extensive renovations http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664464/Two-LDS-temples-will-be-closing-for-extensive-renovations.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664464/Two-LDS-temples-will-be-closing-for-extensive-renovations.html Tue, 16 Dec 2014 20:30:00 MST 4 interactive ways to teach your kids about temples http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664374/4-interactive-ways-to-teach-your-kids-about-temples.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664374/4-interactive-ways-to-teach-your-kids-about-temples.html Four great ideas parents can use to teach their kids about the temple. Mon, 15 Dec 2014 23:00:00 MST LDS Church announces open house and dedication dates for Payson Utah, Córdoba Argentina temples http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617628/LDS-Church-announces-open-house-and-dedication-dates-for-Payson-Utah-Coacuterdoba-Argentina.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617628/LDS-Church-announces-open-house-and-dedication-dates-for-Payson-Utah-Coacuterdoba-Argentina.html The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced Friday afternoon the open house and dedication dates for both the... Fri, 12 Dec 2014 17:20:00 MST Man dies after vehicle strikes wall outside LDS temple in Texas http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617323/Man-dies-after-vehicle-strikes-wall-outside-LDS-temple-in-Texas.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617323/Man-dies-after-vehicle-strikes-wall-outside-LDS-temple-in-Texas.html A 25-year-old man died Monday afternoon after his vehicle struck a granite retaining wall outside the LDS Church's Lubbock... Tue, 09 Dec 2014 17:41:51 MST Community helps grant California man's dying wish to visit LDS temple http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865616497/Community-helps-grant-California-mans-dying-wish-to-visit-LDS-temple.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865616497/Community-helps-grant-California-mans-dying-wish-to-visit-LDS-temple.html Kevin Kunf was born Sept. 16, 1986, in Yucaipa, California, and lived there his entire life. He was not raised in the Church... Sat, 29 Nov 2014 11:00:00 MST LDS women with children now eligible for full-time seminary, institute jobs http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865615543/LDS-women-with-children-now-eligible-for-full-time-seminary-institute-jobs.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865615543/LDS-women-with-children-now-eligible-for-full-time-seminary-institute-jobs.html LDS women with children at home are now eligible for full-time employment as teachers in the faith's Seminaries and... Fri, 14 Nov 2014 19:37:26 MST Angel Moroni placed atop Indianapolis temple http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865613547/Angel-Moroni-placed-atop-Indianapolis-temple.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865613547/Angel-Moroni-placed-atop-Indianapolis-temple.html More than four years after its construction was announced, the Indianapolis Indiana Temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of... Mon, 20 Oct 2014 19:56:08 MDT Photographer shares story behind hundreds of Mormon temple images in new book http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865613203/Photographer-shares-story-behind-hundreds-of-Mormon-temple-images-in-new-book.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865613203/Photographer-shares-story-behind-hundreds-of-Mormon-temple-images-in-new-book.html Photographer Robert A. Boyd shares artistic photos and images of about 60 Mormon temples in the table-top-style book "His... Thu, 16 Oct 2014 18:39:28 MDT EFY medley goes global in new YouTube video http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865613097/EFY-medley-goes-global-in-new-YouTube-video.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865613097/EFY-medley-goes-global-in-new-YouTube-video.html When Michael Hicks arranged “The EFY medley” in 1999, he had no idea the impact the song would have all around... Tue, 14 Oct 2014 14:45:00 MDT Photos of Phoenix Arizona Temple released, public tours begin http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612885/Photos-of-Phoenix-Arizona-Temple-released-public-tours-begin.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612885/Photos-of-Phoenix-Arizona-Temple-released-public-tours-begin.html The Phoenix Arizona Temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is now open for public tours. Sat, 11 Oct 2014 11:10:29 MDT For Brazilian Mormons, hearing talk in Portuguese was 'powerful' and 'personal' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612502/For-Brazilian-Mormons-hearing-talk-in-Portuguese-was-powerful-and-personal.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612502/For-Brazilian-Mormons-hearing-talk-in-Portuguese-was-powerful-and-personal.html Four Latter-day Saints from the Brazilian state of SÃo Paulo made their first-ever journey to Salt Lake City for general... Mon, 06 Oct 2014 12:30:00 MDT Global LDS diversity, growth on display at general conference http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612461/Global-LDS-diversity-growth-on-display-at-general-conference.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612461/Global-LDS-diversity-growth-on-display-at-general-conference.html Saturday saw the first general conference talks in languages other than English, another example of the dramatic... Sat, 04 Oct 2014 23:45:00 MDT President Monson: No new temple announcements, but construction pace quickens http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612401/President-Monson-No-new-temple-announcements-but-construction-pace-quickens.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612401/President-Monson-No-new-temple-announcements-but-construction-pace-quickens.html President Thomas S. Monson didn't announce any new LDS temples at the start of the church's 184th Semiannual General... Sat, 04 Oct 2014 23:22:13 MDT Interactive map of all LDS temples http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765660540/Interactive-map-of-all-LDS-temples.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765660540/Interactive-map-of-all-LDS-temples.html View an interactive map of temples of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Sat, 04 Oct 2014 10:00:00 MDT LDS temples grow ever closer to members http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612022/LDS-temples-grow-ever-closer-to-members.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612022/LDS-temples-grow-ever-closer-to-members.html The LDS Church now has 143 operating temples. Another 27 have been announced or are under construction. As temples have... Sat, 04 Oct 2014 09:30:00 MDT The legacy of home and visiting teaching http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865611863/The-legacy-of-home-and-visiting-teaching.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865611863/The-legacy-of-home-and-visiting-teaching.html Not only does home and visiting teaching carry a rich legacy in the history of the LDS Church, but it has continued to play... Mon, 29 Sep 2014 05:00:00 MDT President Monson rededicates Ogden Utah Temple http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865611451/President-Monson-rededicates-Ogden-Utah-Temple.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865611451/President-Monson-rededicates-Ogden-Utah-Temple.html Hundreds of thousands of members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints gathered in the renovated Ogden Utah... Sun, 21 Sep 2014 13:10:00 MDT The ghosts under our feet: 88 modern/historical photos show Salt Lake then and now http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865610856/The-ghosts-under-our-feet-88-modernhistorical-photos-show-Salt-Lake-then-and-now.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865610856/The-ghosts-under-our-feet-88-modernhistorical-photos-show-Salt-Lake-then-and-now.html Since 1847, buildings in Salt Lake City have been built, demolished and replaced, cars and clothing have changed and... Fri, 19 Sep 2014 23:46:32 MDT Drew Clark: Keys to development: City centers, education and entrepreneurship http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865610914/Keys-to-development-City-centers-education-and-entrepreneurship.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865610914/Keys-to-development-City-centers-education-and-entrepreneurship.html Looking to environmental assets, and to educational institutions and technology strengths, is the new template for successful... Sun, 14 Sep 2014 00:00:00 MDT Elder David E. Sorensen, former executive director of LDS temple department, dies at 81 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865609814/Elder-David-E-Sorensen-former-executive-director-of-LDS-temple-department-dies-at-81.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865609814/Elder-David-E-Sorensen-former-executive-director-of-LDS-temple-department-dies-at-81.html Elder David E. Sorensen, who served as a general authority of the LDS Church for 13 years, died Tuesday at 81. He served in... Thu, 28 Aug 2014 21:45:00 MDT Ask Angela: I'm not getting married in the LDS temple, yet http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865609571/Im-not-getting-married-in-the-LDS-temple-yet.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865609571/Im-not-getting-married-in-the-LDS-temple-yet.html This reader has made the decision not to get married in the temple and wants her mother's support. Asks Angela for help and... Tue, 26 Aug 2014 05:00:00 MDT LDS temple rises in Philadelphia http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865609269/LDS-temple-rises-in-Philadelphia.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865609269/LDS-temple-rises-in-Philadelphia.html The Philadelphia Pennsylvania Temple is rising and changing the city’s skyline nearly three years after ground was... Mon, 25 Aug 2014 09:53:35 MDT Thousands volunteer at LDS Ogden Temple during open house http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865609395/Thousands-volunteer-at-LDS-Ogden-Temple-during-open-house.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865609395/Thousands-volunteer-at-LDS-Ogden-Temple-during-open-house.html What does it take to coordinate thousands of ushers in order to host the hundreds of thousands of visitors at the Ogden Utah... Sun, 24 Aug 2014 16:04:24 MDT LDS attorney lists what Mormons need to know about religious freedom today http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865608441/LDS-attorney-lists-what-Mormons-need-to-know-about-religious-freedom-today.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865608441/LDS-attorney-lists-what-Mormons-need-to-know-about-religious-freedom-today.html Hannah Smith, a Mormon and senior counsel for the Becket Fund, which has secured some historic federal and U.S. Supreme Court... Fri, 08 Aug 2014 19:20:00 MDT Demand for Ogden Temple open house tickets boosts LDS spirits, local businesses http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607727/Demand-for-Ogden-Temple-open-house-tickets-boosts-LDS-spirits-local-businesses.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607727/Demand-for-Ogden-Temple-open-house-tickets-boosts-LDS-spirits-local-businesses.html Due to tremendous demand, the LDS Church released more tickets to the Ogden Utah Temple open house on Tuesday, making the... Tue, 29 Jul 2014 16:30:00 MDT LDS Church to break ground next month for temple in Meridian, Idaho, its 15th under construction http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607276/LDS-Church-to-break-ground-next-month-for-temple-in-Meridian-Idaho-its-15th-under-construction.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607276/LDS-Church-to-break-ground-next-month-for-temple-in-Meridian-Idaho-its-15th-under-construction.html The LDS Church will break ground next month on a new temple with an unusual design in Meridian, Idaho. The temple will be the... Mon, 21 Jul 2014 11:30:00 MDT Trio of Utah men create adult-size slip and slide in downtown Salt Lake City http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607158/Trio-of-Utah-men-create-adult-size-slip-and-slide-in-downtown-Salt-Lake-City.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607158/Trio-of-Utah-men-create-adult-size-slip-and-slide-in-downtown-Salt-Lake-City.html John Malfatto, T.R. Gourley and David Wulf will stage the first ever Slide the City even in downtown Salt Lake this Saturday.... Fri, 18 Jul 2014 13:00:00 MDT Free tickets for Ogden LDS Temple open house available online Monday http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607157/Free-tickets-for-Ogden-LDS-Temple-open-house-available-online-Monday.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607157/Free-tickets-for-Ogden-LDS-Temple-open-house-available-online-Monday.html People can begin to reserve free tickets to the Ogden Temple open house on Monday morning. The open house begins Aug. 1 and... Fri, 18 Jul 2014 12:45:00 MDT LDS Church begins using a 3rd new temple film http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606973/LDS-Church-begins-using-a-3rd-new-temple-film.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606973/LDS-Church-begins-using-a-3rd-new-temple-film.html Members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints who worshipped at 30 of the more than 140 LDS temples this week... Tue, 15 Jul 2014 17:55:00 MDT Videographer explains drone flight over D.C. Temple, expresses newfound appreciation for LDS Church http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606680/Videographer-explains-drone-flight-over-DC-Temple-expresses-newfound-appreciation-for-LDS-Church.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606680/Videographer-explains-drone-flight-over-DC-Temple-expresses-newfound-appreciation-for-LDS-Church.html Tony Collins recently flew a drone over the Washington D.C. Temple, sharing a new perspective on the beloved building. Fri, 11 Jul 2014 08:00:00 MDT Carmen Rasmusen Herbert: How the Bountiful Utah Temple became 'my' temple http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606241/How-the-Bountiful-Utah-Temple-became-my-temple.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606241/How-the-Bountiful-Utah-Temple-became-my-temple.html The picture I have in my home of the Bountiful Temple is reminder of what truly is important in life, a compass that will... Thu, 03 Jul 2014 05:00:00 MDT Group celebrates 25 years of Mormon missionaries crossing divided Germany http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605132/Group-celebrates-25-years-of-Mormon-missionaries-crossing-divided-Germany.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605132/Group-celebrates-25-years-of-Mormon-missionaries-crossing-divided-Germany.html It has been 25 years since the German Democratic Republic was opened to LDS missionary work. This weekend, former... Fri, 13 Jun 2014 15:00:00 MDT Photographer travels around America capturing every LDS temple in the US http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865604941/Photographer-travels-around-America-capturing-every-LDS-temple-in-the-US.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865604941/Photographer-travels-around-America-capturing-every-LDS-temple-in-the-US.html Scott Jarvie has spent the last eight months photographing every LDS temple in the United States. Once finished, he will... Wed, 11 Jun 2014 19:42:01 MDT Jamaicans’ journey of faith to the LDS temple http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865604568/Jamaicans7-journey-of-faith-to-the-LDS-temple.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865604568/Jamaicans7-journey-of-faith-to-the-LDS-temple.html This story is about faithful Jamaican Saints and their sacrifices to attend the temple. Mon, 09 Jun 2014 11:47:26 MDT Make technology a servant, not a master, LDS apostle tells young adults http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865602425/Make-technology-a-servant-not-a-master-LDS-apostle-tells-young-adults.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865602425/Make-technology-a-servant-not-a-master-LDS-apostle-tells-young-adults.html Elder M. Russell Ballard of the LDS Quorum of the Twelve Apostles addressed a worldwide Church Educational System devotional... Wed, 07 May 2014 12:35:38 MDT LDS World: The blessings of membership in Jesus Christ's church http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865602332/The-blessings-of-membership-in-Jesus-Christs-church.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865602332/The-blessings-of-membership-in-Jesus-Christs-church.html Membership in Christ's church gives us access to priesthood power and the privilege of making eternal covenants with God. It... Sun, 04 May 2014 05:00:00 MDT 'Visible as a beacon': Oakland Temple celebrates 50th year of service http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865602115/Visible-as-a-beacon-Oakland-Temple-celebrates-50th-year-of-service.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865602115/Visible-as-a-beacon-Oakland-Temple-celebrates-50th-year-of-service.html The Oakland California Temple, dedicated in 1964, is in its 50th year of service. Thu, 01 May 2014 05:00:00 MDT LDS Business College graduates urged to write their own story http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865600820/LDS-Business-College-graduates-urged-to-write-their-own-story.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865600820/LDS-Business-College-graduates-urged-to-write-their-own-story.html Graduates from LDS Business College heard messages about how to share the light they have gained through education. Fri, 11 Apr 2014 17:39:36 MDT Book review: Book digs deeper into the Garden of Eden http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865600230/Book-review-Book-digs-deeper-into-the-Garden-of-Eden.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865600230/Book-review-Book-digs-deeper-into-the-Garden-of-Eden.html The Fall of Adam and Eve is an often mysterious and misunderstood part of world religion. BYU professor Alonzo L. Gaskill's... Sun, 06 Apr 2014 05:00:00 MDT No new LDS temples for now, but President Monson says more to come http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865600310/No-new-LDS-temples-for-now-but-President-Monson-says-more-to-come.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865600310/No-new-LDS-temples-for-now-but-President-Monson-says-more-to-come.html The LDS Church will focus on finishing 28 temples now under construction or previously announced, President Thomas S. Monson... Sat, 05 Apr 2014 10:30:00 MDT These four BYU volleyball players are engaged on — and off — court http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865600214/These-four-BYU-volleyball-players-are-engaged-on-2and-off-2court.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865600214/These-four-BYU-volleyball-players-are-engaged-on-2and-off-2court.html Four D-I athletes: all teammates, roommates, redshirt sophomores, returned missionaries and all engaged to be married this... Fri, 04 Apr 2014 10:20:00 MDT American Fork youngster starting into serious genealogy early http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865599998/American-Fork-youngster-starting-into-serious-genealogy-early.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865599998/American-Fork-youngster-starting-into-serious-genealogy-early.html Logan Dunyon can't even go to the temple to do proxy baptisms yet and he's years away from a mission, but he's already... Wed, 02 Apr 2014 05:00:00 MDT Angel Moroni statue ascends to top of Provo City Center Temple http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865599864/Angel-Moroni-statue-ascends-to-top-of-Provo-City-Center-Temple.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865599864/Angel-Moroni-statue-ascends-to-top-of-Provo-City-Center-Temple.html Thousands turned Monday afternoon to watch workers place an Angel Moroni statue atop the Provo City Center Temple. Some sang,... Mon, 31 Mar 2014 15:00:00 MDT Fort Lauderdale Florida Temple opens to media, interior pictures released http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865599617/Fort-Lauderdale-Florida-Temple-opens-to-media-interior-pictures-released.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865599617/Fort-Lauderdale-Florida-Temple-opens-to-media-interior-pictures-released.html After three years of construction, the Fort Lauderdale Florida Temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints will... Thu, 27 Mar 2014 22:50:00 MDT