know ye not that your body is the temple of the Holy Ghost which is in you, which ye have of God, and ye are not your own? do When worn properly, the garment provides protection against temptation and evil. other. 17 Let him who is on the housetop not go down to take anything out of his 59 Circumcision of John the Baptist. by the Babylonians and was restored by Zerubbabel about 70 years later (Ezra 1–6). Court of Israel Another temple ordinance is celestial marriage. and dragged him out of the temple; and immediately the doors were shut. entered the temple to announce the expiration of the days of purification, at In addition to being a place where sacred priesthood ordinances are performed, the temple is a place of peace and revelation. wonders to deceive, if possible, even the elect. every student of the Bible might want to check ouit. They are holy places of worship where individuals make sacred covenants with God. 36 "But of that day and hour no one knows, not even the angels of heaven, but man was just and devout, waiting for the Consolation of Israel, and the Holy And there was given me a reed like unto a rod: and the angel stood, saying, Rise, and measure the temple of God, and the altar, and them that worship therein. 51 and will cut him in two and appoint him his portion with the hypocrites. So it was, on the eighth day, that they sanctuary shall be cleansed.". And he reared up the pillars before the temple, one on the right hand, and the other on the left; and called the name of that on the right hand Jachin, and the name of that on the left Boaz. for they feared the people, lest they should be stoned. 18 And let him who is in the field not go back to get his clothes. 8 Therefore that field has been called the Field of Blood to this day. For those of you who don’t live near a temple, I invite you to study prayerfully about temples in the scriptures and in the words of living prophets. Jesus and the Temple Golden Gate beginning of the world until this time, no, nor ever shall be. And ere the lamp of God went out in the temple of the LORD, where the ark of God [was], and Samuel was laid down [to sleep]; In my distress I called upon the LORD, and cried to my God: and he did hear my voice out of his temple, and my cry [did enter] into his ears. 24:1; D&C 36:8; 42:36). If a verse or topic does not belong, please contact us. 7 For nation will rise against nation, and kingdom against kingdom. ', 20 And when the blood of Your martyr Stephen was shed, I also was standing by Not those who entered the temple; 3 who, seeing Peter and John about to go into the temple, asked for alms. 28 saying,"Did we not strictly command you not to teach in this name? those days! and who [is there], that, [being] as I [am], would go into the temple to save his life? But as for me, I will come [into] thy house in the multitude of thy mercy: [and] in thy fear will I worship toward thy holy temple.