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HOLINESS TO THE LORD
THE HOUSE OF THE LORD

"And Jesus went into the temple of God, and cast out all them that sold and bought in the temple, and overthrew the tables of the moneychangers, and the seats of them that sold doves."
—Matthew 21:12

LATEST NEWS & EVENTS

Oakland California Temple Rededicated

President Dallin H. Oaks, first counselor in the First Presidency, presided over today's rededication of the Oakland California Temple. He was accompanied by Elder David A. Bednar of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles. "I'm astonished at the beauty of what has been done in the restoration of the Oakland Temple," President Oaks said. More than 123,000 people toured the building during the open house. Elder Bednar said, "People are drawn, not just to the beauty of this place. You feel something when you come onto the grounds of the temple."

Stained Glass Installed at the Raleigh North Carolina Temple

The cream-colored stone exterior of the Raleigh North Carolina Temple has been accented by soothing blue and green swirls captured in the recently installed stained-glass windows. Asphalt has been installed for the driveway, and the landscaping for the park-like grounds is nearing completion.

Aerial View of the Baton Rouge Louisiana Temple

Take a flight around the Baton Rouge Louisiana Temple site to see the latest progress on the renovation including the recently installed stained-glass windows and entrance doors, the beautiful landscaping filling the grounds, and the elegant window-filled tower capped by a gold-leafed statue of the angel Moroni.

Oakland California Temple Youth Devotional

President Dallin H. Oaks, first counselor in the First Presidency, will preside at a youth devotional on Saturday, June 15, 2019, in anticipation of the rededication of the Oakland California Temple on Sunday, June 16, 2019. President Oaks will be accompanied by his wife, Kristen, Elder David A. Bednar of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles, and his wife, Susan. The devotional begins at 7:00 p.m. at the Oakland Interstake Center.

TEMPLE STATISTICS



209

Total


164

Dedicated


15

Under Construction


30

Announced


The construction and renovation of Latter-day Saint temples is determined by the Church's First Presidency. New temple locations are most often announced at the Church's semiannual General Conference meetings.
 

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TOUR A TEMPLE AT A PUBLIC OPEN HOUSE

Oakland California Temple
13th dedicated temple in operation
Raleigh North Carolina Temple
68th dedicated temple in operation; closed for renovation; stained-glass windows installed; driveway asphalt laid; landscaping nearing completion
Baton Rouge Louisiana Temple
94th dedicated temple in operation; closed for renovation; stained-glass windows installed; entrance doors installed; landscaping progressing
Oakland California Temple
13th dedicated temple in operation