From towering skyscrapers overlooking sandy beaches, to sun-filled baseball games at Wrigley Field, twilight concerts in Millennium Park and free fireworks at Navy Pier — summer in Chicago can’t be beat!
LDS Members make up .32% of Chicago’s population. There are 5 stakes in the metropolitan area and the Chicago Temple is located 15 miles north of downtown in Glenview.
Part of the 1842 correspondence between church founder Joseph Smith and the Chicago Democrat’s John Wentworth became the Mormon Church’s Articles of Faith. The Church opened a 500-foot exhibit in the Hall of Religions at the Century of Progress World’s Fair in Chicago, Ill. The exhibit was prepared by famed LDS sculptor Avard Fairbanks.