The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
"The Washington D.C. Temple was the first LDS temple
built east of the Mississippi River since 1846,
when the original Nauvoo Temple was dedicated."
its easternmost spire is 288 feet (88 m) tall."
designed by architect Keith W. Wilcox,
was built with a modern six-spire design
based on the design of the Salt Lake Temple
with the three towers to the east representing
the Melchizedek Priesthood leadership,
and the three towers to the west
representing the Aaronic Priesthood leadership."
along the Capital Beltway have made the temple
a local landmark in the Washington, D.C. metro area."
The Washington D.C. Temple of the Church of Jesus Christ
of Latter-day Saints
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