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HOLINESS TO THE LORD
THE HOUSE OF THE LORD

"There are more temples across the earth than there have ever been. More people in all the world have felt the Spirit of Elijah move them to record the identities and facts of their ancestors' lives."
—Henry B. Eyring

LATEST NEWS & EVENTS

Exterior Details of the Memphis Tennessee Temple

A zoomed-in snapshot of the north wall of the Memphis Tennessee Temple
80th operating temple; closed for renovation; angel Moroni installed on November 29, 2018
Memphis Tennessee Temple
provides a closer look at the ornate stone and stained glass being installed as part of the renovation overhaul. The temple closed just over 14 months ago and is expected to be completed next year.

Missionary Training Center in Santo Domingo to Close

A news release from Church headquarters has announced that the Caribbean's missionary training center, located near the Santo Domingo Dominican Republic Temple
99th operating temple
Santo Domingo Dominican Republic Temple
, will close next month. The announcement comes as Church leaders seek the best use of resources worldwide. The future use of the space has yet to be determined.

Stone Cladding the Port-au-Prince Haiti Temple Tower

Significant progress has been made on cladding the exterior of the Port-au-Prince Haiti Temple
Stone cladding the tower and front exterior walls
Port-au-Prince Haiti Temple
. The majority of the exterior walls have been completed, and work has started on the tower. A little over four months remain before the temple opens to the public for a two-week open house.

Lighting Being Installed at the Arequipa Peru Temple Grounds

The oval-shaped plaza that anchors the grounds of the Arequipa Peru Temple
Angel Moroni installed on November 30, 2018; installing lamp posts, bollards and laying sod in plaza
Arequipa Peru Temple
is coming to life at night with the recent installation of lamp posts and bollards that illuminate the driveways and walkways. Sod has already been laid, and bushes and trees have been planted.

TEMPLE STATISTICS



161

Dedicated


10

Under Construction


30

Announced


201

Total


The construction and renovation of Latter-day Saint temples is determined by the Church's First Presidency. New temple locations are most often announced at the Church's semiannual General Conference meetings.
 

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