David O. McKay

David O. McKay Temple Address

Feb 16, 2015
16 min read

An address on the Temple ceremony by President David O. McKay given Thursday, 25 September 1941, at 8:30am, Salt Lake Temple Annex (Manuscript in BYU Library Collections.)

Why President McKay was “Disappointed in the Temple”

Mar 10, 2014
2 min read

President David O. McKay¬†once said that he was “disappointed” when he first went through the Temple and he explains why. I think this could be helpful to any who are preparing for the temple, or who are still trying to…

The Struggles of Approaching Symbolic Learning

Dec 3, 2013
8 min read

I’d like to give an internet high-five to the Church for this great page they put up for the youth called “Symbolism and Temple Preparation“. We do a great job of teaching “that¬†the teaching in the temples is done in…