Philadelphia Pennsylvania Mormon Temple

mormon templeOne of the main characteristics of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormon Church) is the work performed in the Church's holy temples. This work sets apart the Mormon Church from every other religion on the face of the earth.


“The temple is a place of instruction where profound truths pertaining to the Kingdom of God are unfolded. It is a place of peace where minds can be centered upon things of the spirit and the worries of the world can be laid aside. In the temple we take covenants to obey the laws of God, and promises are made to us, conditioned always on our faithfulness, which extend into eternity” Read More of this Post.

About Mormon Temples

Mormon Wedding
Mormon Wedding

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How do LDS Temples Differ from Temples of Other Religions?
How do LDS Temples Differ from Temples of Other Religions?

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Mormon Temples Bring Latter-day Saints Closer to Jesus Christ
Mormon Temples Bring Latter-day Saints Closer to Jesus Christ

A couple of years ago, I volunteered to greet visitors outside of the Mormon temple... 

Mormon Temples: Ancient & Modern Sanctuaries
Mormon Temples: Ancient & Modern Sanctuaries

Mormon Temples are Houses of the Lord Temples are beautiful and consecrated Houses... 

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Mormon Beliefs

Mormon Genealogy
Mormon Genealogy

By Doris Mormon genealogy is the focus that individual members of The Church of Jesus... 

Why Is There Evil and Suffering in the World?
Why Is There Evil and Suffering in the World?

This life is full of pain and suffering, and sometimes it is difficult to not wonder... 

Mormon Temples Bring Latter-day Saints Closer to Jesus Christ
Mormon Temples Bring Latter-day Saints Closer to Jesus Christ

A couple of years ago, I volunteered to greet visitors outside of the Mormon temple... 

The Mormon Religion
The Mormon Religion

The Mormon religion refers to The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. The... 

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Philadelphia Pennsylvania Mormon Temple

History in Harmony
History in Harmony

The building of a temple in the Philadelphia area has been a long time coming, considering the history that happened in the Pennsylvania area in the beginning of the church’s history. The Prophet Joseph Smith himself lived in Harmony, Pennsylvania for a portion of his life where significant things happened in his... [Read more on this topic]

Progress of Philadelphia Mormon Temple
Progress of Philadelphia Mormon Temple

Though the construction of the Philadelphia Mormon Temple was announced on October 4, 2008, there has still not been much progress on its construction. According to spokeswoman Corinne Dougherty for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (which church is often misnamed the “Mormon Church”), significant progress... [Read more on this topic]

Temple Info
Temple Info

Dedication Groundbreaking Open House News Releases Mormon Church Closes on Land Purchase for Temple Philadelphia Mormon Temple Plans Progress Philadelphia Pennsylvania Temple Site Announced Timeline    Read More →

News Releases and Updates
News Releases and Updates

Site Announced for Philadelphia Pennsylvania Temple The First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has announced the site for the Philadelphia Pennsylvania Temple. The specific location is 1739 Vine Street in downtown Philadelphia. The site is adjacent to the Vine Street Expressway and neighboring... [Read more on this topic]

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