LDS.net’s Mormon Minute recaps LDS news that happened during the week in the Mormon world. This week, we talk about: President Eyring’s address at the Interfaith Colloquium at the Vatican, The Phoenix Arizona temple dedication, and construction plans for the Provo Missionary Training Center.
0:09 – Vatican Inter-Religious Colloquium
President Henry B. Eyring joined other faith leaders at the international inter-religious colloquium held at the Vatican this week, and called for a renaissance of happy marriages. He shared very personal moments from his marriage to his wife Kathleen.
I realize now that we grew together into one, slowly lifting and shaping each other year after year… Our differences combined as if they were designed to create a better whole.
0:41 – Phoenix, Arizona Temple Dedicated
President Thomas S. Monson dedicated the Phoenix, Arizona temple over the weekend. Over four thousand youth performed in the temple’s cultural celebration, which highlighted the five ‘C’s of Arizona: copper, cattle, cotton, citrus and climate. There are now one-hundred and forty four temples in operation.
0:59 – MTC Renovation
The Church is moving forward with its renovation plans for the Provo Missionary Training Center. New images show three new six-story buildings, improvements on the landscape, and additional underground parking. The construction will begin summer twenty-fifteen.
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