Puebla Mexico Temple
Planning and approval phase; awaiting official site announcement
Announcement:7 October 2018
The Puebla Mexico Temple is currently in the planning stages. No groundbreaking date has been announced.
Renderings of the Puebla Mexico Temple and site plan have not yet been publicly released.
No site location has been officially announced for the Puebla Mexico Temple.
Mexico's fourteenth temple was announced on October 7, 2018, by President Russell M. Nelson at the close of the 188th Semiannual General Conference. The Puebla Mexico Temple will join the
26th operating templeMexico City Mexico Temple (1983),
55th operating templeColonia Juárez Chihuahua Mexico Temple (1999),
71st operating templeCiudad Juárez Mexico Temple (2000),
72nd operating templeHermosillo Sonora Mexico Temple (2000),
74th operating templeOaxaca Mexico Temple (2000),
75th operating templeTuxtla Gutiérrez Mexico Temple (2000),
83rd operating templeTampico Mexico Temple (2000),
85th operating templeVillahermosa Mexico Temple (2000),
92nd operating templeMérida Mexico Temple (2000),
93rd operating templeVeracruz Mexico Temple (2000),
105th operating templeGuadalajara Mexico Temple (2001),
110th operating templeMonterrey Mexico Temple (2002), and
149th operating templeTijuana Mexico Temple (2015). There are eleven stakes and two districts in the state of Puebla, located just east of Mexico City. Mexico is home to nearly 1.5 million Latter-day Saints.1
The Puebla Mexico Temple will be the fourteenth temple built in Mexico.
- "Twelve Temples Announced as October 2018 General Conference Closes," The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints News Release, 7 Oct. 2018.