Isaiah 29:13: Wherefore the Lord said, Forasmuch as this people draw near me with their mouth, and with their lips do honour me, but have removed their heart far from me, and their fear toward me is taught by the precept of men:
Church financial controller confirms that a portion of the $40 + million in sacred tithing funds sent annually to New Zealand from Salt Lake City, is being used for the real estate development project in Temple View.
This unique amendment to sacred tithing doctrine was approved by church leaders in Salt Lake City . It is the first time in church history that tithing funds have been used to invest in a for profit business venture.
More information and details will be forthcoming after the completion of the independent financial audit that is now required by the NZ government.