Cali Colombia Temple
Planning and approval phase; site location unknown; groundbreaking not announced
Announcement:4 April 2021
The Cali Colombia Temple is currently in the planning stages. No groundbreaking date has been announced.
Renderings of the Cali Colombia Temple and site plan have not yet been publicly released.
No site location has been officially announced for the Cali Colombia Temple.
On April 4, 2021, President Russell M. Nelson announced plans to construct the Cali Colombia Temple at the 191st Annual General Conference. The Cali Colombia Temple will be the country’s third temple. Colombia is home to around 210,000 Latter-day Saints in nearly 250 congregations. The Bogotá Colombia Temple was dedicated in 1999. The Barranquilla Colombia Temple was dedicated in 2018. Missionary work began in Colombia in 1966. The first members of the Church lived in Cali and Bogotá. Cali is the second largest city in Colombia.1
- 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.