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Provo Tabernacle ‘was part of who we are’

Provo Tabernacle ‘was part of who we are’

By Vince Horiuchi The Salt Lake Tribune
Updated Dec 20, 2010 09:30AM MDT
Orem • Nearly 2,000 people filed into the UCCU Center at Utah Valley University on Sunday night to mourn the loss of a historic building. The memorial, and tribute, was held in honor of the Provo Tabernacle, which was ravaged by fire Friday. The cause of the blaze was still under investigation Sunday. “This was more than a building; this building had a soul,” said Provo Mayor John Curtis in an hourlong service dedicated to the building. “It was a part of who we are.” A performance of “Gloria” by...
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