Most Utahns Don’t Know The Story Behind This Unique But Bizarre Pyramid
Utah is famously known as the headquarters for the Church of Jesus Christ Of Latter-day Saints, which got its start in New York after its founder, Joseph Smith, said that he was visited by an angel. While the LDS Church is an ever-present part of the Beehive State, it’s not the only religion here – many people from all kinds of religious backgrounds live and worship in Utah, in various churches, temples, and synagogues.
There’s one organization here that’s very small, and not very well-known, but its place of worship is certainly head-turning. Have you ever seen the Summum Pyramid? If so, you may have wondered what in the world it was! Here’s some of the story behind the pyramid.
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Writer, editor and researcher with a passion for exploring new places. Catherine loves local bookstores, independent films, and spending time with her family, including Gus the golden retriever, who is a very good boy.
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