Friday, February 23, 2024
HomeWorldRaising the Angel Moroni on the Sapporo Japan Temple Was a Miracle for This...

Raising the Angel Moroni on the Sapporo Japan Temple Was a Miracle for This Crane Operator

- Advertisment - Save on Great LDS Gifts

A new video has been released from a Japanese news source telling the story of Brother Masayuki Ota, an LDS crane operator who prayed for 15 years to have the chance to help in the construction of a temple in Sapporo, should one ever be built. Now, he is sharing the blessing it was to lift the angel statue of Moroni on top of the Sapporo Japan Temple this past month.

“When I saw the Statue of Moroni being placed on the Fukuoka Temple, I told my family that I would love to do it – as the Crane Operator. They told me that we will have a Sapporo Temple someday for sure. So let’s pray about it – that I can do it. To get involved with the Sapporo Temple construction project is a miracle for me and my family,” said Ota in an interview.

The video has no subtitles or dubbing, but a transcript with screenshots is available in English below. (Read the left row down, then to the top of the right row down on each page.)

Sapporo Japan Temple

Sapporo Japan Temple

Sapporo Japan Temple

- Advertisment - LDS Scripture Study
Aleah Ingram
Aleah Ingram
Aleah is a graduate of Southern Virginia University, where she studied English, Creative Writing, and Dance. She now works full time as a marketing and product manager, writer, and editor. Aleah served a mission in California and loves baking, Lang Leav poetry, Gaynor Minden pointe shoes, and Bollywood movies.

In Alaska, New Life for Materials from an Old Meetinghouse

More than 25 organizations from across Alaska came to an Anchorage meetinghouse on Saturday, February 17, 2024, to collect the materials they...

New Name Announced for Soon-to-Be Rebuilt Provo Utah Temple

The Provo Utah Temple will close February 24, 2024, for reconstruction and will be renamed the Provo Utah Rock Canyon Temple. This...

How Do I Let Go of the Past? | 22 February 2024

Here’s your daily dose of what matters most! We cannot change the past, but we can find healing and hope in Jesus...

The First Presidency’s 2024 Easter Message

The First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has released the following message for the 2024 Easter season.  This...
Related
- Advertisment -Color Scriptures from LDS Bookstore
Recent