Perth Australia Temple ground breaking
It is now fairly widely known that the ground breaking for the Perth Temple
will take place on the 20th November, and will be attended by invited
Fukuoka Japan Temple now has an Angel
The statue of the Angel Moroni was placed atop the Fukuoka, Japan temple
on Nov 8th Mon.
Landmark to most, temple is sanctuary for area's Mormons
The 25th anniversary of the dedication of the Washington D.C. Temple
is approaching on November 19th, and the Washington D.C. area Journal
suburban papers have investigated the effect that the building has
had on both members and non-members in the area. In the past 25
years, the first LDS temple in the U.S. east of the Mississippi River
has become an area landmark, continually referred to on traffic
reports and in news reports.
Gardner pleads no contest
LDS Church member and Utah County Commissioner
David J. Gardner pleaded no contest on Friday, ending nine months of
legal uncertainty and positioning. In the March 22nd incident that led
to the plea, Gardner lost control of his car, ended up in a field which
his car set on fire, and burned his feet trying to stomp out the flames.
Blood-alcohol tests showed that Gardner was over the legal limit.
Will LDS politician enter plea today? (Gardner ready to agree to a plea?)
Ahead of a trial scheduled for today, Utah County
Commissioner David J. Gardner may cut a plea bargain. Gardner's
attorney has been intently discussing with prosecutors a plea for the
LDS Church member, who is facing drunk driving charges. The plea
would save both Gardner and the County a potentially embarrassing
Mission Pals in trouble for Land deals (Supervisor Stapley insists he's done no wrong)
A three-year investigation into the possible illegal land-splitting
deal among two former missionaries for the Church of Jesus Christ of
Latter-day Saints has targeted Don Stapley, currently Maricopa County
Supervisor, and Duke Coley and Wilford Cardon. The three have been
'Sterile'Mormon city rated paradise to live in
Every two years, the "Places Rated Almanac" looks at more than 350 cities
and compares the cost of living, employment levels, transport, health
services, crime levels, arts and recreation, and climate. Salt Lake City
did not come out on top in any single category, but was in the top half in
all categories, except cost of living, thus giving it the top ranking.
Washington, D. C., even with all its inner-city problems, was ranked second
and Seattle WA third.
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