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HOLINESS TO THE LORD
THE HOUSE OF THE LORD

"I should not like to contemplate an existence, especially one that is going to continue forever, if I could not enjoy that existence with those whom I love. And so we build temples in the name of the Lord."
—Hugh B. Brown

LATEST NEWS & EVENTS

Mid-November Video Update on the Mesa Arizona Temple

Watch beautiful drone footage of the renovation progress at the Mesa Arizona Temple
7th operating temple; closed for renovation; removing windows; grading the grounds; clearing visitors' center site
Mesa Arizona Temple
. Heavy equipment is grading the grounds for the new landscaping features including the reflection pools. Long black conduits are on site that will carry water and sewage underground. Crews continue to work on the exterior windows, and a construction fence has been erected around the old family history library across the street.

Water Feature Progress at the Oakland California Temple

Concrete has been poured for the basin of a circular water feature being installed on the Oakland California Temple
13th operating temple; closed for renovation; installing new water feature
Oakland California Temple
grounds, replacing a decades-old water feature. At the center of the basin is the bottom tier of a bronze fountain. The historic temple stands in the beautiful Oakland hills.

Turning the Lisbon Portugal Temple Spire Gold

The skeletal framework for the spire of the Lisbon Portugal Temple
Attaching gold plating to spire; stone cladding of exterior walls nearing completion; planting meetinghouse gardens
Lisbon Portugal Temple
is being clad in gold-colored panels. The shiny cladding will complement the gold-leafed angel Moroni statue that will stand atop the spire. Work continues on the grounds around the meetinghouse where shrubs are being added to the planter boxes.

Dedication Dates Adjusted for the Rome Italy Temple

An official letter from the First Presidency has announced that the week-long dedication previously scheduled for the Rome Italy Temple
Finishing mural in visitors' center; volunteers being sought for open house
Rome Italy Temple
has been shortened to three days: Sunday, March 10, 2019 through Tuesday, March 12, 2019. The open house and youth devotional dates remain the same. The temple will open for ordinance work on Tuesday, March 19, 2019.

TEMPLE STATISTICS



160

Dedicated


11

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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