St. George Utah Temple is mormon church ( also lds church) and the longest serving latter days saints temple in service. The temple offers serene and spiritual atmosphere and it was a pleasure to walk the grounds and take beautiful church pictures on a nice day. This christian sanctuary allows one to search for inner spirituality and connect with the Higher Power.
Located in St. George, Utah the majestic and composed St George Utah temple bestows spirituality, strength and guidance to the people. One of the oldest lds temples, this holy place was originally known as St. George Temple. Mormonism has complicated history and was not accepted by many Christians. State of Utah was remote enough for lds church to settle here and start building their temples.
Completed in 1877 the temple was designed with three ordinance rooms and eighteen sealing rooms. This temple is an inspiring building and great for architectural photography.
To plan a trip to St.George is probably easier from Las Vegas via I-15, it is about 120 miles away. This lds church welcomes followers from every part of the world. Looking at the temple while walking around the beautiful and well-maintained temple grounds and taking beautiful church pictures can fill one with peace and a sense of spirituality.
The gleaming white exterior of the temple adds elegance. The prominent architectural features and attributes of this temple are very impressive. The areas and rooms in the St George Utah LDS Mormon temple are maintained carefully to preserve the serenity and harmony. The murals and paintings in the temple rooms are stunning and transports one to a calm and peaceful place. Note of caution however, St. George Utah Temple is closed to outsiders and visitors can only see pictures of the interiors in the visitor center.
If you plan a road trip to St. George Utah, another Utah attractions must be on the list of things to do – visit to St. George Tabernacle. This lds church was opened only one year prior to the temple in 1876. The building has a classic architectural design with tall bell tower, red brick used for construction matches the color of red cliffs surrounding St. George. The building is opened to general public and has beautiful interiors, including very nice spiral staircases. When taking pictures of buildings do not miss such great architectural details. The main prayer hall is elegantly decorated and present an ambiance of harmony and contentment. This feeling is also reflected in the minds of those visiting this holy place.
St. George Utah has other tourist attractions – dinosaur museum,red cliffs natural park. Famous Grand Canyon North Rim is not to far, as well as Zion National Park and Brice Canyon National park, perfect for taking nature photos.
03.06.2019 by FPImages