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Provo’s Two Temples

 

Richard O. Cowan and Justin R. Bray

 

 

 

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Contents

 

Chapter 1: Beginnings

 

PART 1: A TEMPLE ON THE HILL

Chapter 2: The Long-Anticipated Announcement

Chapter 3: Planning the New Temple

Chapter 4: Construction

Chapter 5: Dedication

Chapter 6: Launching the New Temple

Chapter 7: Temple in Operation

 

PART 2: A TEMPLE IN THE CENTER OF THE CITY

Chapter 8: The Provo Tabernacle

Chapter 9: Fire

Chapter 10: From Tabernacle to Temple

Chapter 11: Title to come

Appendix A: Milestones

Appendix B: President Joseph Fielding Smith’s Address at Provo Temple Dedication

Appendix C: Dedication Prayer of Provo Temple

Appendix D: Temple Leaders Including Presidents’ Counselors and Matrons’ Assistants

Appendix E: Temple Presidents’ Biographies

Appendix F: Provo City Center Temple Groundbreaking Prayer

Index

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