Oakland California Temple
Following is a collection of news items that have appeared on the News page for the Oakland California Temple. To share your latest news for the temple, please send an e-mail.
Recent News Stories
- February 27, 2018 - Oakland’s landmark Mormon Temple closing for year for renovations
- January 11, 2018 - Leaders push to build homeless housing on Oakland church properties
March 3, 2018
Water Feature Removed from Oakland Temple GroundsThe renovation workers at the Oakland California Temple have erected a construction fence around the property and removed the water fountain feature that sat at the northern edge of the grounds. The visitors' center will remain open to guests throughout the construction process.
February 20, 2018
Oakland California Temple Closes for RenovationThe grounds of the Oakland California Temple were filled with picture-taking patrons last week in anticipation of the temple's renovation closure this week. The temple is expected to be closed until sometime next year.
February 23, 2017
Renovation Announced for Oakland California TempleThe First Presidency has announced an extensive renovation project for the Oakland California Temple, which will close in February 2018 and reopen in 2019, following a public open house, cultural celebration, and rededication ceremony.
"And what agreement hath the temple of God with idols? for ye are the temple of the living God; as God hath said, I will dwell in them, and walk in them; and I will be their God, and they shall be my people."
—2 Corinthians 6:16
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