Note: The Washington D.C. Temple Visitors’ Center is one of the most visited sites in the area. It is located at: 9900 Stoneybrook Drive, Kensington, MD 20895

July, 2010 through October, 2010

Johnson_Angela_Sculpture“The Healing Power of Jesus Christ”

Thirteen Bronze Sculptures

Our Savior’s capacity to heal both body and spirit is stunningly portrayed in this series of sculptures. Through Jesus Christ, hope, repentance and faith are met with tender love and divine power sufficient to cleanse any sin or heal the bruised, broken or suffering soul.


Saturday, July 10, 2010 – 7:00 p.m.

Bill Mullins: An Evening of Sacred Music

Pianist Bill Mullins will perform arrangements of well-known LDS and other traditional hymns in this musical fireside. He will also discuss the power of the hymns, and the blessings of including wholesome music in our lives.


Sunday, July 11, 2010 – 7:00 p.m.

Exhibit Fireside: President Richard O. Hatch

In conjunction with the “Healing Power of Jesus Christ” exhibit, President Richard O. Hatch will speak on his need for the healing power of the Savior while serving two deployments in Iraq and in the difficult months following his return home. He will be joined by his wife, Keri, who will share the perspective of the families who supported their military loved ones.


Tuesday, July 13, 2010 – 7:30 p.m.

Spanish Night of Music and Inspiration

Through musical numbers and inspirational thoughts, missionaries of the Washington D.C. North Mission will present a wonderful evening sharing their talents to strengthen the testimonies of members as well as investigators.


Sunday, July 18, 2010 – 7:00 p.m.

Why I Believe: President James and Sister Vicki Matsumori

Recently-baptized members of the church will be introduced. The speakers will be the new Washington DC North Mission President, James R. Matsumori, and his wife, Sister Vicki Matsumori. President Matsumori is a former stake president and Sister Matsumori served as a counselor in the Primary General presidency prior to this assignment.


July 16th through July 25th

Commemorate Pioneer Day at the Visitors’ Center

The Temple Visitors’ Center will have a display of artifacts reminiscent of the pioneers. On Saturday, July 24th, “Legacy” will play in the movie theater all day, and the evening will conclude with a talk by Chris Brewer, on “Prophets, Presidents and Pioneers”. On Sunday, July 25th, Todd Thatcher & Tony Favero will provide a musical fireside in honor of the Pioneers.


Also in July:

Saturday, July 24, 7:00 p.m.

Chris Brewer: “Presidents, Prophets, and Pioneers”

Sunday, July 25, 7:00 p.m.

Todd Thatcher and Tony Favero: “Remembering the Pioneers”

July 16-25, 10:00 a.m.- 9:00 p.m.

Pioneer Heritage Exhibit


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There is no charge for any of the events held at the Washington D.C. Temple Visitors’ Center