Beira Mozambique Temple
Planning and approval phase; no site location announced; groundbreaking not announced
Announcement:4 April 2021
The Beira Mozambique Temple is currently in the planning stages. No groundbreaking date has been announced.
Renderings of the Beira Mozambique Temple and site plan have not yet been publicly released.
No site location has been officially announced for the Beira Mozambique Temple.
The Beira Mozambique Temple, the first temple to be constructed in Mozambique, was announced by President Russell M. Nelson at the closing session of the 191st Annual General Conference. There are more than 15,000 Latter-day Saints in Mozambique, organized into 40 congregations. More than a half million people reside in the city of Beira, which lies on the coast of the Indian Ocean in central Mozambique. Missionaries work in the country began in early 1999.1
The Beira Mozambique Temple will be the first temple built in Mozambique.
- The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints News Release, "At April 2021 Conference, Prophet Announces 20 More Temples to Be Constructed," 4 Apr. 2021.