Recommended literature

  1. Baker, LeGrand L. The Book of Mormon as an Ancient Israelite Temple. Ogden: Eborn Books, 2012.
  2. Barber, Allen H. Celestial Symbols: Symbolism in Doctrine, Religious Traditions and Temple Architecture. Bountiful: Horizon, 1999.
  3. Bradshaw, Jeffrey M. Temple Insights: Proceedings of the Interpreter Matthew Brown Memorial Conference, 2012. Ogden: Eborn Books and Interpreter Foundation, 2014.
  4. Brown, Matthew B. & Smith, Paul T. Symbols in Stone: Symbolism on the Early Temples of the Restoration. American Fork: Covenant Communications, 1997.
  5. Brown, Matthew B. The Gates of Heaven: Insights on the Doctrines and Symbols of the Temple. American Fork: Covenant Communications, 1999.
  6. Charles, John D. Endowed from on High: Understanding the Symbols of the Endowment. Bountiful: Horizon Publishers, 1997.
  7. Compilation. His Holy House: Inspirational Images and Thoughts About the Temple. American Fork: Covenant Communications, 2007
  8. Cowan, Richard O. Temples to Dot the Earth. Salt Lake City: Bookcraft, 1989.
  9. Cutrubus, C. Nina. The Salt Lake Temple: A Monument to a People. Ogden, Utah: Eborn Books, 2011.
  10. Derrick, Royden G. 1987. Temples in the Last Days. Salt Lake City: Bookcraft, 1987.
  11. Drake, Terrance S. Temple Worship Simplified. Springville: Cedar Fort, 2009.
  12. Edmunds, John K. Through Temple Doors. Salt Lake City: Bookcraft, 1978.
  13. Gaskill, Alonzo L. The Lost Language of Symbolism: An Essential Guide for Recognizing and Interpreting Symbols of the Gospel. Salt Lake City: Deseret Book, 2003.
  14. ____ Sacred Symbols: Finding Meaning in Rites, Rituals and Ordinances. Springville: Cedar Fort, 2011.
  15. ____ Temple Reflections: Insights into the House of the Lord. Springville: Cedar Fort, 2016.
  16. Green III, Mark H. The Scriptural Temple. Bountiful: Horizon Publishers, 2000.
  17. Groberg, John H. Refuge and Reality: Blessings of the Temple. Salt Lake City: Deseret Book, 2012.
  18. Hansen Jr., Gerald E. & Brinkerhoff, Val. Sacred Walls: Learning from Temple Symbols. American Fork: Covenant Communications, 2009.
  19. Hawkins, Chad S. Mountain of the Lord: True Stories of Faith and Miracles from Latter-day Temples. Salt Lake City: Shadow Mountain, 2010.
  20. ____ Youth and the Temple: What You Want to Know and How You Can Prepare. Salt Lake City: Bookcraft, 2002.
  21. Holzapfel, Richard N. & Seely, David Rolph. My Father’s House: Temple Worship and Symbolism in the New Testament. Salt Lake City: Bookcraft, 1995.
  22. Kapp, Ardeth G. The Temple: Our Home Away from Home. Salt Lake City: Deseret Book, 2003.
  23. King, David S. Come to the House of the Lord. Bountiful: Horizon Publishers, 2000.
  24. Larsen, Dean L. Setting the Record Straight: Mormon Temples. Orem: Millennial Press, 2007.
  25. Lundquist, John L. The Temple: Meeting Place between Heaven and Earth. London: Thames and Hudson, 1993.
  26. Lundwall, N.B. Temples of The Most High. Salt Lake City: Bookcraft, 1993.
  27. Lyon, Jack M. Understanding Temple Symbols Through Scripture, History, and Art. Salt Lake City: Deseret Book, 2016.
  28. Mackley, Jennifer A. Wilford Woodruff’s Witness: The Development of Temple. Yucca Valley: High Desert Publishing, LLC, 2014
  29. Madsen, Truman G. (ed.) The Temple in Antiquity: Ancient Records and Modern Perspectives. Provo: Religious Studies Center BYU, 1984.
  30. ____ The Temple: Where Heaven Meets Earth. Salt Lake City: Deseret Book, 2008.
  31. Mangus, Brittany. Prepare Now for the Temple. Springville: Cedar Fort, 2007.
  32. McConkie, Joseph Fielding. Gospel Symbolism. Salt Lake City: Deseret Book, 1985.
  33. Nibley, Hugh W. Temple and Cosmos: Beyond This Ignorant Present, part 12 of The Collected Works of Hugh Nibley. Salt Lake City: Deseret Book en FARMS, 1992.
  34. Packer, Boyd K. The Holy Temple (Illustrated Edition). Salt Lake City: Deseret Book, 2007.
  35. Parry, Donald W. (ed.) Temples of the Ancient World: Ritual and Symbolism. Salt Lake City: Deseret Book en FARMS, 1994.
  36. Parry, Donald W. & Ricks, Stephen D. (ed.) The Temple in Time and Eternity. Provo: FARMS, 1999.
  37. Pinegar, Ed J. & Allen, Richard J. Look to the Temple: Finding Joy in Your Temple Worship. American Fork: Covenant Communications, 2007.
  38. Ridges, David J. Temples: Sacred Symbolism, Eternal Blessings. Springville: Cedar Fort, 2014.
  39. Seely, David R., Chadwick, Jeffrey R. & Grey, Matthew J. Ascending the Mountain of the Lord: Temple, Praise and Worship in the Old Testament. Salt Lake City: Deseret Book, 2013.
  40. Shields, Mark A. Your Endowment: Gain Greater Joy and Satisfaction in Your Temple Service. Springville: Cedar Fort, 2009.
  41. ____ Gospel symbols: finding the creator in his creations. Springville: Cedar Fort, 2010.
  42. Skinner, Andrew C. Temple Worship: 20 Truths That Will Bless Your Life. Salt Lake City: Deseret Book, 2007.
  43. Talmage, James E. Het Huis des Heren: Een studie over heiligdommen van vroeger en nu. Salt Lake City: Deseret Book.
  44. Ulrich, Wendy. The Temple Experience: Passage to Healing and Holiness. Springville: Cedar Fort, 2012.
  45. Walker, M. Richard & Walker, Kathleen H. House of Learning: Getting More from Your Temple Experience. Salt Lake City: Deseret Book, 2010.
  46. Welch, John W. & Parry, Donald W. The Tree of Life: From Eden to Eternity. Salt Lake City: Deseret Book, 2011.
  47. Wilcox, S. Michael. House of Glory: Finding Personal Meaning in the Temple. Salt Lake City: Deseret Book, 1995.