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

Monrovia Liberia Temple

Planning and approval phase; site location unknown; groundbreaking not announced

Location

Monrovia
Liberia

Announcement: 

3 October 2021

Construction Status

The Monrovia Liberia Temple is currently in the planning stages. No groundbreaking date has been announced.


Temple Rendering

Renderings of the Monrovia Liberia Temple and site plan have not yet been publicly released.


Temple Site

No site location has been officially announced for the Monrovia Liberia Temple.


Temple Announcement

On October 3, 2021, President Russell M. Nelson announced plans to construct the Monrovia Liberia Temple at the October 2021 General Conference. This will be the first temple in Liberia. The country has around 15,000 Latter-day Saints and more than 50 congregations. Monrovia is a coastal city and the capital of Liberia. Missionary work began in the country in 1987.1


  1. "At the October 2021 General Conference, the Prophet Says the Church Will Build 13 More Temples," The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints News Release, 3 Oct. 2021.