Temples of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

Cagayan de Oro Philippines Temple

Planning and approval phase; awaiting official site announcement

Location

Cagayan de Oro
Philippines

Announcement: 

1 April 2018

Construction Status

The Cagayan de Oro Philippines Temple is currently in the planning stages. No groundbreaking date has been announced.


Temple Rendering

Renderings of the Cagayan de Oro Philippines Temple and site plan have not yet been publicly released.


Temple Site

No site location has been officially announced for the Cagayan de Oro Philippines Temple.


Temple Announcement

President Russell M. Nelson announced the construction of a fifth temple for the Philippines during his closing remarks at the Sunday Afternoon Session of General Conference on April 1, 2018. The Cagayan de Oro Philippines Temple will be constructed in the southern Philippines on the island of Mindanao—the second largest island in the Philippines with a population of over 20 million. There are approximately 750,000 members in the country organized into more than 100 stakes and dozens of districts. Currently operating in the Philippines are the Manila Philippines Temple
29th operating temple
Manila Philippines Temple
and the Cebu City Philippines Temple
133rd operating temple
Cebu City Philippines Temple
. The Urdaneta Philippines Temple
Preparing for groundbreaking; official rendering released
Urdaneta Philippines Temple
and a second temple for the greater Manila area are in the planning and construction stages.1


Temple Facts

The Cagayan de Oro Philippines Temple will be the fifth temple built in the Philippines.


  1. "Seven Temples Announced as April 2018 General Conference Closes," The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints News Release, 1 Apr. 2018.