Church News: About the cover

A ceremony to break ground for the Church's 46th temple, the Bountiful Utah Temple, attracted more than 7,500 people, shown in the lower photo .

In the top photo, President Ezra Taft Benson is applauded after he and his counselors turned the earth, symbolizing the beginning of work on the new temple. Construction is expected to begin immediately and be completed before 1995.