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Rendering view of Temple Square, announced by leadership of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints on Friday, April 19, 2019.

SALT LAKE CITY β€” The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints unveiled plans for the renovation for the Salt Lake Temple on Friday morning.

President Russell M. Nelson announced Friday morning that the Salt Lake Temple will close on Dec. 29, 2019, and will be closed for about four years, according to the Deseret News.

β€œWe promise that you will love the results," President Nelson said at the press conference. "They will emphasize and highlight the life, ministry and mission of Jesus Christ in His desire to bless every nation, kindred, tongue and people.”

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