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Temple News & Updates | Week of 27 March 2017

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Thanks to members of the church worldwide and our friends at LDSChurchTemples.com for providing these updates. If you have updates (including pictures or video) about a temple near you, feel free to send it to calledtoshare (at) ldsdaily.com.

Progress in Rome

The Rome Italy Temple had two large milestones in progress this week. The angel Moroni statue was placed atop the tallest spire on Saturday 25 March. On Wednesday 29 March, the visitors’ center received the marble reproductions of Bertel Thorvaldsen’s Christus with all twelve original apostles.

Courtesy of Intellectual Reserve, Inc.


Exterior Walls In South Africa

The Durban South Africa Temple’s exterior walls have been placed. Inside the building, the baptismal support structure has been poured.


Tucson Temple Finishing Touches

A decorative pergola was added to the Tucson Arizona Temple grounds this week as workers near the completion of construction. The public open house will begin Monday 15 May 2017.

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