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

Teresina Brazil Temple

Tuguegarao City Philippines Temple

Natal Brazil Temple

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




2 April 2023

Construction Status

The Natal Brazil Temple is currently in the planning stages. No groundbreaking date has been announced.

Temple Rendering

An official rendering of the Natal Brazil Temple has not yet been released to the public.

Temple Site

No site location has been officially announced for the Natal Brazil Temple.

Temple Announcement

On April 2, 2023, President Russell M. Nelson announced plans to construct the Natal Brazil Temple at the April 2023 General Conference. Natal is the capital and largest city in the state of Rio Grande do Norte. It is located on Brazil's northeastern coastal tip and is known for its extensive coastal sand dunes. Brazil was the third country outside the United States to have 50 organized stakes. The temple in Natal was the 20th announced temple for Brazil.1

  1. "The Church of Jesus Christ Will Build 15 New Houses of the Lord," The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints News Release, 2 Apr. 2023.