Colorado Springs Colorado Temple
Planning and approval phase; site location unknown; groundbreaking not announced
Announcement:1 October 2023
The Colorado Springs Colorado Temple is currently in the planning stages. No groundbreaking date has been announced.
An official rendering of the Colorado Springs Colorado Temple has not yet been released to the public.
No site location has been officially announced for the Colorado Springs Colorado Temple.
On October 1, 2023, President Russell M. Nelson announced plans to construct the Colorado Springs Colorado Temple at the October 2023 General Conference. It will be the fourth temple in Colorado. Colorado Springs has the second-largest population in the state. Colorado temples in operation at the time of the announcement included the Denver Colorado Temple and the Fort Collins Colorado Temple. The Grand Junction Colorado Temple was under construction. Colorado, located in the Intermountain West of the United States, was home to nearly 150,000 Latter-day Saints in 310 congregations. The first congregation of the Church in Colorado was organized in January 1897, one year after a mission was established in the area.1
- "The Church of Jesus Christ Will Build 20 New Temples," The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints News Release, 1 Oct. 2023.