The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has announced the location of the Pittsburgh Pennsylvania Temple. Additionally, after considering current circumstances and opportunities, an alternate site for the Tooele Valley temple has been selected. It will also be renamed.
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In its 43rd year, the annual Festival of Lights at the Washington, DC Temple grounds and adjacent Visitors’ Center offered a unique drive-through edition this December due to COVID-19 safety recommendations. Enjoy photos and a video of the event as the Christmas season comes to an end.
A second temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints will reopen to begin performing proxy work for the dead on Monday, Dec. 28, nine months after the Church closed all of its temples due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Temple will be fourth in the country.
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints will have its first reopened temple performing proxy work for the dead on Monday, Dec. 21, nine months after all temples worldwide were closed in late March due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Reeve Nield, whose home is Zimbabwe, shares the backstory on the site for the Zimbabwe Harare Temple, where ground was broken on Saturday. She wrote, “In the 1980’s, the older man who lived in the home next to our Highlands Chapel passed away. His family very kindly offered my father first option to purchase the property...From day one, my father always said that this property was to be for the temple one day!”