TEMPLE - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/TEMPLE News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) A ‘tour’ of the new Church History Museum before it reopens http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58451214-78/smith-andrus-church-temple.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58451214-78/smith-andrus-church-temple.html.csp">A ‘tour’ of the new Church History Museum before it reopens</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Michael McFall</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-06T09:30:19.064-06:00">Updated Oct 6, 2014 09:30AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The LDS Church History Museum is closing Oct. 6 for renovation and will reopen next year with a renewed emphasis on Jesus Christ and the faith’s founder, Joseph Smith. Maryanne Andrus, an exhibit manager, explained the various sections planned for the new first floor: The Awakening • “[This] section here is the idea of the Great Awakening, that the tumult that was happening in the East and really across the country as it existed then in the 1820s, so you get a perspective here of more of a se...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58451214@www.sltrib.com Mon, 06 Oct 2014 09:30:19 MDT 16,000 Mormon youth participate in Ogden cultural celebration http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58438725-78/ogden-youth-16000-celebration.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58438725-78/ogden-youth-16000-celebration.html.csp">16,000 Mormon youth participate in Ogden cultural celebration</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-22T07:53:52.649-06:00">Updated Sep 22, 2014 07:53AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Youth from the LDS Church’s Ogden Utah Temple district, about 16,000 of them, participated in a cultural celebration Saturday at the Dee Events Center. With a theme of “Shine the Light” in advance of Sunday’s rededication of the newly remodeled Ogden Temple, the youth sang and danced, aided by close to 150 stage crew members and more than 1,000 adults working behind the scenes. Children between the ages of 12 and 18 participated in two performances, one in the afternoon and another in the evenin...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58438725@www.sltrib.com Mon, 22 Sep 2014 07:53:52 MDT Where would Batman’s villains hide out if they invaded Salt Lake City? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsinternet/58416665-226/lake-salt-building-com.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsinternet/58416665-226/lake-salt-building-com.html.csp">Where would Batman’s villains hide out if they invaded Salt Lake City?</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Michael McFall</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-18T15:14:18.451-06:00">Updated Sep 18, 2014 03:14PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">&lt;freeform&gt;With the series premiere of “Gotham” less than a week away, I put my detective skills to task to figure out where the city’s villains would hide out, or stage their elaborate schemes, were their evil ever to spread to Salt Lake City. Turns out there are at least a handful or prime locations in or near downtown that the villainous likes of The Riddler and Poison Ivy would spring for (after they spring from Arkham Asylum, that is). Gotham’s villains love a thematic venue, and Sal...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58416665@www.sltrib.com Thu, 18 Sep 2014 15:14:18 MDT See photos of LDS temples being built around the world http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsfaithblog/58407545-180/temples-photos-construction-lds.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsfaithblog/58407545-180/temples-photos-construction-lds.html.csp">See photos of LDS temples being built around the world</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">THE SALT LAKE TRIBUNE</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-12T18:16:13.988-06:00">Updated Sep 12, 2014 06:16PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The LDS Church has announced so many new temples in recent years, it’s hard to keep track of them. Rome. Paris. Provo. Philly. Phoenix. Tijuana and so on. How many have been completed? Where are they in the process of construction? Which ones are all but finished and which ones are barely begun? For example, Ogden’s revamped temple is set to be rededicated Sept. 21. The one in Fort Collins, Colo., has a foundation, some steel framing and little more. On Friday, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latt...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58407545@www.sltrib.com Fri, 12 Sep 2014 18:16:13 MDT Temple-building Mormon leader dies at 81 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58353158-78/sorensen-lds-temple-temples.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58353158-78/sorensen-lds-temple-temples.html.csp">Temple-building Mormon leader dies at 81</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">THE SALT LAKE TRIBUNE</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-30T18:05:22.96-06:00">Updated Aug 30, 2014 06:05PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">David E. Sorensen, an LDS general authority assigned by the late President Gordon B. Hinckley with overseeing a massive expansion of Mormon temple building, died Aug. 26 at his home in San Juan Capistrano, Calif. He was 81. Sorensen, who made his living as a businessman first with a health services company in California and then as vice chairman of Nevada Community Bank in Las Vegas, was tapped in 1992 to join the LDS hierarchy as a member of the Second Quorum of Seventy. Three years later, he ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58353158@www.sltrib.com Sat, 30 Aug 2014 18:05:22 MDT