St. Paul Minnesota Temple
|St. Paul Minnesota Temple|
|Dedication||9 January 2000
Gordon B. Hinckley
|Site||7.5 acres (3 hectares)|
|Floor area||10,700 sq ft (990 m2)|
|Height||71 ft (22 m)|
|Preceded by||Raleigh North Carolina Temple|
|Followed by||Kona Hawaii Temple|
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Coordinates: The St. Paul Minnesota Temple is the 69th operating temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church). It is located in Oakdale, Minnesota, a suburb of St. Paul, Minnesota.
The site of the St. Paul Minnesota Temple is also the site of a stake center, a larger meetinghouse for the members of the LDS Church. The temple is situated on a wooded 7.5-acre (3.0 ha) site. The building itself features a single spire and is covered with a light gray granite veneer.
LDS Church president Gordon B. Hinckley dedicated the St. Paul Minnesota Temple on January 9, 2000. The temple has a total of 10,700 square feet (990 m2), two ordinance rooms, and two sealing rooms.
- Comparison of temples of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
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- Temple architecture (Latter-day Saints)
- Several dozen temples, built from identical plans.
- "Arson suspected in LDS temple fire in Minnesota", Deseret News, September 10, 2008
- Fox News affiliate in Twin Cities report on the fire[dead link]
- Kruckenberg, Janet (Feb 20, 1999), "The announcements of new holy edifices bring joy and tears", Church News
- "Open house, dedication dates announced for temples", Church News, Nov 27, 1999
- "First temple in the year 2000", Church News, Jan 15, 2000
- Kruckenberg, Janet (Jan 15, 2000), "Community assists with temple open house", Church News
- "ST. PAUL MINNESOTA: 'It is thy house, a place of thy holiness'", Church News, Jan 15, 2000
- "Facts and Figures: St. Paul Minnesota Temple", Church News, Jan 15, 2000