Courtesy of Sister Bray

Temple News & Updates | Week of 17 April 2017

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Frankfurt Germany Temple Addition

This week the excavation at the Frankfurt temple progressed as crews worked to deepen the baptistry addition. The temple remodel is expected to be done by mid-2018.

Landscaping and Finishing touches at the Cedar City Utah Temple

Warmer springtime temperatures have allowed landscaping work to begin outside the Cedar City Temple. The newly planted trees and flowers are truly beautiful. Inside the temple crews are busy painting walls and installing decorative millwork.

Courtesy of Stacie Frehner

Roof Framing in Africa

The Kinshasa Democratic Republic of the Congo Temple roof was framed this week with steel beams. The temple construction is estimated to be done mid-2018.

Upward Growth in Durban

Everything at the Durban South Africa Temple construction site is in place for crews to pour the concrete slab floor of the second floor.

Courtesy of Sister Bray

Take a Panoramic Tour of the Paris Temple Grounds

A  stunning panoramic virtual tour of the Paris France Temple was released this week. The virtual tour includes videos showing the interior of the temple, and what members of the Church believe about Jesus Christ and eternal families.



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About Natalie Bruce

Natalie Bruce
Natalie is a graduate of Brigham Young Unversity, where she studied Communications and Editing. She is passionate about the Northern California coast, reading biographies, and the Oxford comma.
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