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HOLINESS TO THE LORD
THE HOUSE OF THE LORD

"In addition to temples, surely another holy place on earth ought to be our homes. The feelings of holiness in my home prepared me for feelings of holiness in the temple."
—James E. Faust

LATEST NEWS & EVENTS

Photo:  Raul Ramirez

First Temple Presidents and Matrons Called for Three More Temples

The first temple presidents and matrons have been called for three temples that are under construction. Carlos Villarreal and Myrna Ann Garza Villarreal will serve as president and matron of the McAllen Texas Temple. Kenneth Lee Sorber and Kristy Nelson Sorber will oversee the Orem Utah Temple. And Wisit Khanakham and Sumamaan Srisarakham Khanakham will serve the patrons of the Bangkok Thailand Temple.
Photo:  Kondro Yao Théodore

Landscaping Progress at the Abidjan Ivory Coast Temple

Thick pieces of stone sit in orderly piles on a retaining wall at the west end of the Abidjan Ivory Coast Temple grounds. Tarps have been laid to protect the paver stones that were laid between the concrete edgings of the walkways while landscaping efforts continue. Irrigation lines are being run, more plants have been added. Construction of the temple has been underway for over 50 months.
Photo:  Andrea Flores

Steeple Frame Installed on the Antofagasta Chile Temple

The Antofagasta Chile Temple just grew a little taller with the addition of a new rooftop structure. The steeple frame was secured over the north end of the building where the main entrance is located. Crews continue to attach a moisture barrier to the concrete walls, and stone cladding is being hung on the temple's facade. Window frames and glass have been installed to enclose the building.
Photo:  Edward Wilks

Framing of the Grand Junction Colorado Temple Progressing

Structural framing of the Grand Junction Colorado Temple is advancing once again, giving a sense of the size and proportions of the building. Steel columns are fastened to the concrete slab with the help of telescoping crane. The single-level building will have a partial basement where the baptismal font will be located and a mechanical level above the main floor where systems and equipment will be installed.

TEMPLE STATISTICS



300

Total


176

Dedicated


56

Under Construction


68

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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Bangkok Thailand Temple
Construction nearly completed; finalizing the landscaping and interior
McAllen Texas Temple
Landscaping and interior work progressing; stained glass installed
Orem Utah Temple
Art glass installation and stone cladding underway; landscaping and interior work progressing
Abidjan Ivory Coast Temple
Exterior painted off-white; header window panels installed; interior work underway; landscaping the grounds
Antofagasta Chile Temple
Steeple frame installed; stone cladding underway; installing moisture barrier, window frames, and glass
Grand Junction Colorado Temple
Structural framing underway