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WASHINGTON D.C. TEMPLE
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HOLINESS TO THE LORD
THE HOUSE OF THE LORD

"And thou shalt make a plate of pure gold, and grave upon it, like the engravings of a signet, HOLINESS TO THE LORD."
—Exodus 28:36

LATEST NEWS & EVENTS

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Location of the Brussels Belgium Temple Announced

The First Presidency has announced the location of the Brussels Belgium Temple, which will be constructed within an existing building located at Ave des Arts 52, near the Royal Palace of Brussels. The building will house not only a multistory temple of approximately 25,500 square feet, but also a meetinghouse and arrival facilities. It the first temple to be constructed in Belgium.
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Exterior Rendering Released for the Wellington New Zealand Temple

The official exterior rendering for the Wellington New Zealand Temple has been published. The two-story structure will be approximately 14,900 square feet with an accompanying ancillary building, housing arrival facilities and patron housing. The temple will rise on a 3.35-acre property in the Aotea neighborhood of Porirua, a suburb of Wellington. Plans to construct the temple were announced in April 2022.
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Open House and Dedication Announced for the Deseret Peak Utah Temple

A public open house for the newly constructed Deseret Peak Utah Temple has been announced for Thursday, September 26, through Saturday, October 19, 2024, excluding Sundays and Saturday, October 5, for general conference. A media day will be held on Monday, September 23, followed by two days of tours for invited guests. The temple will be dedicated on Sunday, November 10, 2024. The dedicatory sessions will be broadcast to all units in the temple district.
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Elder Bednar Presides at the Layton Utah Temple Dedication

On Sunday, June 16, 2024, Elder David A. Bednar of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles dedicated the Layton Utah Temple. He was accompanied by his wife, Susan; Elder Brian K. Taylor, General Authority Seventy and Second Counselor in the Utah Area Presidency, and his wife, Jill; and Elder Kevin R. Duncan, General Authority Seventy and executive director of the Temple Department, and his wife, Nancy. Elder Bednar encouraged those who will worship and serve in this house of the Lord to build a “covenant connection” with Heavenly Father through what they learn there.

TEMPLE STATISTICS



350

Total


195

Dedicated


49

Under Construction


106

Announced


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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Find the location and status of every dedicated, under construction, and announced temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints across the globe.

 

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Brussels Belgium Temple
Planning and approval phase; site location announced
Wellington New Zealand Temple
Planning and approval phase; site location announced; exterior rendering released
Deseret Peak Utah Temple
Preparing for public open house beginning 26 September 2024
Layton Utah Temple
195th dedicated temple in operation