Londrina Brazil Temple
Planning and approval phase; site location announced; groundbreaking not announced
Announcement:2 October 2022
Total Floor Area:32,000 square feet | 2,973 square meters
Elevation:1,813 feet | 553 meters
The Londrina Brazil Temple is currently in the planning stages. No groundbreaking date has been announced.
An official rendering of the Londrina Brazil Temple has not yet been released to the public.
On November 28, 2022, the location of the Londrina Brazil Temple was announced. The single-story temple of approximately 32,000 square feet will be built on Avenida Harry Prochet in the Jardim São Jorge neighborhood of Londrina.1
On October 2, 2022, President Russell M. Nelson announced plans to construct the Londrina Brazil Temple at the October 2022 General Conference. Londrina is a city located in the state of Paraná in South Brazil. The state is home to Iguaçu Falls with hundreds of cascades straddling the border with Argentina and Paraguay. This will be the second temple in the state of Paraná with the first temple in Curitiba. There are 1.5 million Latter-day Saints in Brazil in more than 2,100 congregations. The temple in Londrina is the 17th announced temple for Brazil. At the time of its announcement, there were dedicated temples located in Campinas, Curitiba, Fortaleza, Manaus, Porto Alegre, Recife, Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo; three under construction in Belém, Brasília, and Salvador; and others announced for Belo Horizonte, East São Paulo, Maceió, Santos, and Vitória.2
- "Locations Released for Six Temples Around the World," The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints News Release, 28 Nov. 2022.
- "The Church of Jesus Christ Will Build 18 New Houses of the Lord," The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints News Release, 2 Oct. 2022.