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Palmyra, New York Temple Blog List

Amazing stories and facts on the Palmyra New York Temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

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Architecture and Design of the Snowflake Arizona Temple

The Snowflake Arizona Temple is the ”sister temple” to the Winter Quarters Temple in Nebraska. Both temples are built on a hill, with the lower level partially set into the hill. There was sixteen feet removed from the top of the hill to make the temple design possible. The Snowflake Arizona Temple has very unique […]

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Stained-Glass Windows of the Snowflake Arizona Temple

One of the best things about studying the different temples is that each temple has their own character. Even though there similar layouts in some, or the same architect, each temple has their own uniqueness that is fun to study and learn about. One of the stories of the Snowflake Arizona Temple that is fascinating […]

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Windows of the Mount Timpanogos Temple

One of the most beautiful elements of the Mount Timpanogos Temple are the beautiful windows throughout the whole building. The big main windows of the temple are designed using frosted glass, that is laid horizontally. By using this method it makes the window appear like it is flowing water. They also added chunks of glass […]

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The Miracle of the Stained Glass Windows in the Nauvoo Temple

The stained glass windows for the Nauvoo Temple were quite the project! In an article written on Tom Holdmans web site(the artist of the windows) he went into details about the finished windows of the Nauvoo Temple project almost breaking as they went to move the window at the very end of the process. Here’s […]

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Stain glassed Windows in the rebuilt Nauvoo, Temple Getting Christs Face Perfect

Tom Holdman was the artist in charge of the stain glassed windows in the new/rebuilt Nauvoo Temple. The Nauvoo Temple was not the first temple Tom Holdman worked on, he started with the the windows of the Palmyra Temple and then worked on the Winter Quarters Temple. Tom said that he felt that those two […]

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Winter Quarters Temple Windows

Winter Quarters Windows Artist The Windows at the Winter Quarters Temple are true works of art. The time and the effort that went into this beautiful windows is incalculable and were made for all to see and remember the sacrifices our pioneer ancestors. The Winter Quarters Temple was built during the "small Temple" phase, when […]

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Architecture of the Manhattan, New York Temple

Each temple of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints has their own unique craftsmanship, so no two temples are exactly the same. The Manhattan, New York temple is unique because it was built from an existing building and the challenges of being in on a busy, New York street and the lighting of […]

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Uplifting Stories from the Palmyra, Temple

There are many amazing stories of Palmyra Temple. There is an article written for the Department of Church History and Doctrine at Brigham Young University in Provo, Editors Alexander Baugh and Andrew Hedges compiled some pretty amazing miracles that happened during the Palmyra Temple building and dedication. These is something so special about the Palmyra […]

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“It is time to build a temple in the area where it all started” Palmyra, New York Temple

Many know the love the Latter-day Saint people have for their temples. These buildings are very special to Latter-day Saints because they believe it is God's home on Earth. Temple building is expensive, because using the best the world has, for the Home of God is top priority to the Church. The cost of building […]

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