This Day In History

    • Announcement
    • 1998 Columbus Ohio Temple Announced
    • Dedication
    • 1993 San Diego California Temple dedicated
    • Ground Breaking
    • 1877 Ground broken for Manti Utah Temple
    • 1922 Ground broken for Mesa Arizona Temple
    • 2015 Ground Broken for Star Valley Wyoming Temple
    • Moroni
    • 2015 Angel Moroni Placed on Star Valley Wyoming Temple

Angels and Airplanes

London England Temple (or any other temple) doesn’t have an Angel because . . .

First off, I would like to point out that the tradition of placing statues on every temple started around 1980, and the London Temple (as with most temples that suffer this myth) was built and dedicated before the Church considered the practice of a Moroni standard. So right off, any of the myths in this section are myths for just that reason: They did not get a statue because that’s just not what was done back then.

But let’s consider a few of these myths anyway.