145th Operating Temple Dedicated in Córdoba, Argentina
Argentina's second temple was dedicated this morning in the city of Córdoba. The new edifice brings the blessings of the temple closer to the many Saints living in the northern and western reaches of Argentina. Thousands of youth came together last night in a grand cultural celebration.
Open House Tours Conclude this Saturday in Córdoba
Tens of thousands of visitors have already toured the beautiful Córdoba Argentina Temple. The open house continues through this Saturday, May 2. If you were unable to make the trip to Argentina, take a virtual tour of the building's interior and exterior.
Córdoba Argentina Temple Open House Begins
At the Córdoba Argentina Temple, open house tours have begun for VIP and media guests. Tours for the general public begin Friday, April 17, and conclude on Saturday, May 2. The public may preview the interior by accessing the official photographs.
One Month to Córdoba Argentina Temple Open House
Colorful flowers are in bloom at the grounds of the Córdoba Argentina Temple, which will open to the public for a free open house beginning Friday, April 17, and continuing through Saturday, May 2. The Saints of northern Argentina are rejoicing in the upcoming dedication of the sacred edifice.
Córdoba Cultural Celebration
The Orfeo Superdomo has been selected as the venue for the cultural celebration of the Córdoba temple set for May 16 at 6:00 p.m.
Dedication Date Announced for the Córdoba Argentina Temple
The Córdoba Argentina Temple will open to the public for a free open house beginning Friday, April 17, and continuing through Saturday, May 2, 2015. A cultural celebration will be held Saturday, May 16, and the temple will be dedicated Sunday, May 17, in three sessions.
Córdoba Temple Grounds
Beautiful green grass and bollard lights have been added to the grounds of the Córdoba Argentina Temple, joining the plentiful trees and shrubs.
More Landscaping in Córdoba
Dozens of new plants are making their home at the Córdoba Argentina Temple grounds as laborers continue their efforts at the Church complex.
Scaffolding Removed from Córdoba Temple Tower
Since placing the gold-leafed figure of the angel Moroni atop the tower of the Córdoba Argentina Temple last month, the scaffolding has now been removed from the tower, giving a nearly finished look to the exterior. The temple is expected to open its doors sometime next year.
Angel Moroni Set Atop the Córdoba Argentina Temple
On Wednesday, August 13, construction of Argentina's second temple reached an important milestone with the installation of the traditional gold-leafed angel Moroni atop the spire. It is anticipated that the Córdoba Argentina Temple will be completed during the first half of 2015.
Grounds Taking Shape at Córdoba Argentina Temple
Curbing has been poured in recent weeks at the Córdoba Argentina Temple, giving structure to the open grounds that will beautify the complex. Palms trees will be plentiful—providing a buffer between structures that share the block. Work is underway on a two-lane entrance.
Detailed Stonework Underway in Córdoba, Argentina
With the major stone panels attached to the Córdoba Argentina Temple, workers have commenced placing smaller pieces of stone around the windows. Panels have also yet to be attached to the base surrounding the spire. The new temple will serve members in northern and western Argentina.
Landscaping Work Underway at Córdoba Argentina Temple
The grounds of the Córdoba Argentina Temple are taking shape with the addition of concrete planters and retaining walls and the planting of beautiful palms trees. Stone has been attached to the temple spire, which will feature panes of art glass in the slender arched openings.
Exterior Stone Progress at Córdoba Argentina Temple
A beautiful light-colored stone has been attached to the majority of the exterior of the Córdoba Argentina Temple. Temporary transparent glass fills the window openings until stained art glass arrives for installation. Construction of the temple is expected to continue well into next year.
Construction Advancements in Córdoba, Argentina
A photograph taken from Argentina Córdoba Mission headquarters shows the progress being made on the construction of the Córdoba Argentina Temple. Cement blocks have been poured to form the base of the steeple and insulating sheathing is being attached to the exterior walls.
Progress on the Córdoba Argentina Temple
With the recent addition of the steeple framework to the Córdoba Argentina Temple, cement forms are now being erected around the base. On the exterior walls, an insulating material is being attached in preparation for the exterior stone that will clad the temple.
Córdoba Argentina Temple Capped with Steeple Framework
The Córdoba Argentina Temple grew taller this month with the addition of framing for the single central steeple. The temple is being constructed on the site of the existing mission home and office. Two housing structures and beautifully landscaped gardens will be part of the final complex.
Córdoba Argentina Temple Taking Shape
The cement exterior walls of the Córdoba Argentina Temple have been poured, giving shape to Argentina's second House of the Lord. Additional buildings are under construction including housing for temple patrons and housing for full-time missionaries.
Main Floor Walls Poured in Córdoba
Reinforced cement has been erected to form the sturdy exterior walls of the Córdoba Argentina Temple, the second temple to be built in the country.
Building a Firm Foundation in Córdoba, Argentina
Walls are being erected for the foundation of Argentina's second temple in Argentina's second largest city. Though the groundbreaking for the Córdoba Argentina Temple was held in October 2010, construction did not begin in earnest until a few months ago.
Excavation Work at the Córdoba Argentina Temple Complex
Construction progresses at the Córdoba Argentina Temple complex where excavation for the foundation of the future housing facility can be seen. Chalk lines indicate preparations are underway for subgrade work including utilities and foundational walls.
Excavation Begins at the Córdoba Argentina Temple Site
With permits in place and a construction team assembled, full-scale operations are now underway at the Córdoba Argentina Temple site where excavation has commenced for the complex of buildings that will be erected including the temple and two new housing facilities.
Stake Center Razed, Land Cleared for Córdoba Argentina Temple
Though ground was formally broken for the Córdoba Argentina Temple over seven months ago, the work of destruction must conclude before the work of construction can commence. That time is drawing closer with the demolition of the former stake center and sports complex in Villa Belgrano.
Ground Is Broken for Argentina's Second Temple
Elder Neil L. Andersen presided over the groundbreaking ceremony for the Córdoba Argentina Temple on October 30. South America South Area president Elder Arnold said, "It was a day to express our thanks for the many pioneers who had paved the way."
Ground to Be Broken for Argentina's Second Temple
Elder Neil L. Andersen of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles will preside over the groundbreaking ceremony for the Córdoba Argentina Temple on Saturday, October 30, 2010, at 11:00 a.m. The event will mark the formal commencement of construction of Argentina's second temple.
Photographs Show Newly Acquired Temple Site
Recently posted photographs of the Córdoba Argentina Temple site show the recently acquired property where the temple will be constructed. The property is currently being legally joined to the meetinghouse property under a single parcel.
Property Acquired for the Córdoba Argentina Temple
After months of negotiations, the Church has finalized acquisition of property adjacent to the Villa Belgrano meetinghouse for construction of the Córdoba Argentina Temple. The properties will be legally joined into a single parcel before temple plans are presented to the City.