Naga Philippines Temple
Planning and approval phase; site location unknown; groundbreaking not announced
Announcement:2 October 2022
The Naga Philippines Temple is currently in the planning stages. No groundbreaking date has been announced.
An official rendering of the Naga Philippines Temple has not yet been released to the public.
No site location has been officially announced for the Naga Philippines Temple.
On October 2, 2022, President Russell M. Nelson announced plans to construct the Naga Philippines Temple at the October 2022 General Conference. It is the ninth announced temple in the Philippines. Naga City is located about 250 miles southeast of Manila. The first temple in Manila was dedicated in 1984. There are more than 833,000 Latter-day Saints in more than 1,250 congregations in the Philippines. Since the country officially opened for missionary work in 1961, Church growth has been among the fastest in the world.1
- "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.