Photo Essay

Mormonism in Pictures: The Beauty and Purpose of Mormon Temples

The suburb of Temple View is so named because of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints’ temple that has stood on a hill overlooking the beautiful community just outside Hamilton, New Zealand since 1958. 

To more fully appreciate why Latter-day Saints love living in and visiting Temple View, it is important to understand why Latter-day Saints build temples. 

Learn more about Latter-day Saint temples in a new photo essay on Mormon Newsroom, titled, “Mormonism in Pictures: The Beauty and Purpose of Mormon Temples.” 

Style Guide Note:When reporting about The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, please use the complete name of the Church in the first reference. For more information on the use of the name of the Church, go to our online Style Guide.

Related Topics All Topics »

Image

Baptism for the Dead

The doctrine of baptism for the dead is mentioned in the New Testament (see 1 Corinthians 15:29), but the foundation of the doctrine comes from latter-day revelation through Joseph Smith

Download Photos »

Newsroom Notifications

SIGN UP