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Mormon Temples Explained on New Website

A new website especially for neighbours and communities where Mormon temples are being built is helping answer questions and increase understanding.

The site contains articles, photographs and videos explaining why The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints builds temples.

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It also answers frequently asked questions posed by neighbours in communities where temples are announced or under construction.

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