Sanctuary See also Building [noun]; Refuge; Synagogue false churches rob poor because of fine sanctuaries, 2 Ne. 28:13. people assemble in sanctuaries to worship, Alma 15:17. Amalekites in Jerusalem have built sanctuaries, Alma 21:6. people in land northward use timber to build sanctuaries, Hel. 3:9. New Jerusalem holy sanctuary of the Lord, Ether 13:3. School of Prophets to become sanctuary, D&C 88:137.