“Modern Temples Echo Ancient Patterns”



The temple in Colonia Juárez


My column  for this morning in the Deseret News:




Colonia Juárez is one of several small Mormon settlements in northern Mexico, but, even with all of them taken together, the Mormon population in this remote agricultural area would never have justified construction of one of the larger temples that had been built before:


The temple in Colonia Juárez from a distance.


The photo above was taken by Carl V. Larson.



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  • Eric the Half-bee

    My dad made that image of the Juárez valley. Did you pull it from LDSChurchTemples.com? Please attribute it to Carl V. Larson.

    • danpeterson

      Happy to do it.

      • Eric the Half-bee