Temple Watch 20 – Approaching completion

Every week the Temple at IKRC Grand Canyon moves closer to completion, and the whole site moves closer to being a site for the 2019 Fall Festival. Watch what has happened in the last week …

A Temple built from kindness

a temple built from kindness Just a few weeks now until the precious Temple at IKRC Grand Canyon is officially opened and the 2019 Fall Festival begins. As the construction of the Temple enters its completion stage and the center and grounds are being prepared for the Festival, we are reminded of the great kindness … Read more

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The Arizona Temple is glistening with gold and the site is alive with activity as preparations for the Fall Festival intensify

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Temple progress, site-wide developments, preparations for the Festival.

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See the amazing progress being made on the Temple project in Arizona as the roof nears completion


Each day as the work progresses it becomes easier to visualise more clearly the finished Temple.


Today, it is exactly a year since we first broke ground to begin the construction of the Temple at IKRC Grand Canyon in Arizona. In six months time all the work will be completed and on September 26 the Temple will be officially opened and blessed at a special consecration ceremony.


A hundred-year snow fell and blanketed the site. Though it slowed construction work for a while, it reminded us of what a special place IKRC Grand Canyon is for retreat

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