Moses Lake Washington Temple
Planning and approval phase; awaiting official site announcement
LocationMoses Lake, Washington
Announcement:7 April 2019
The Moses Lake Washington Temple is currently in the planning stages. No groundbreaking date has been announced.
Renderings of the Moses Lake Washington Temple and site plan have not yet been publicly released.
No site location has been officially announced for the Moses Lake Washington Temple.
On April 7, 2019, at the 189th Annual General Conference, President Russell M. Nelson announced Washington's fourth temple to be constructed in the scenic community of Moses Lake. Members in the region currently attend temple services at the Columbia River Washington Temple, located in the rapidly growing Tri-Cities area. There are nearly 290,000 Latter-day Saints in Washington.1
The Moses Lake Washington Temple will be the fourth temple built in Washington, following the Seattle Washington Temple (1980), the Spokane Washington Temple (1999), and the Columbia River Washington Temple (2001).
- "Prophet Announces Eight New Temples at April 2019 General Conference," The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints News Release, 7 Apr. 2019.