Fort Worth Texas Temple
The announcement for the Fort Worth Texas Temple was made in October 2021. Its construction will take place on a 9.37-acre plot situated to the north of Southwest Hulen Street and Greenridge Drive in Burleson, Texas. The temple’s design includes a single-story structure spanning around 30,000 square feet.
The groundbreaking ceremony was held Oct. 28, 2023.
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The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints begins work
“There were 28 (church members) in Fort Worth in 1920.
Frequently Asked Questions
Members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints perform baptisms for the dead on behalf of their ancestors so that they too can accept the Savior, Jesus Christ.
Weddings in temples of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints take place between a man and a woman. Couples get married, or “sealed,” in the temple for time and all eternity, not just “till death do you part.”
We go to temples to worship. The endowment ceremony teaches about God’s Plan of Happiness for all of God’s children and invites us to enter into sacred promises, called covenants, between us and God.
Members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints believe that temples are the holiest places on Earth. When a temple is first built, there is an open house, and anyone can go inside. After the temple is dedicated, only faithful members of the Church can enter.