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


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Santiago Philippines Temple

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

Location

Santiago
Philippines

Announcement: 

2 October 2022

Construction Status

The Santiago Philippines Temple is currently in the planning stages. No groundbreaking date has been announced.


Temple Rendering

An official rendering of the Santiago Philippines Temple has not yet been released to the public.


Temple Site

No site location has been officially announced for the Santiago Philippines Temple.


Temple Announcement

On October 2, 2022, President Russell M. Nelson announced plans to construct the Santiago Philippines Temple at the October 2022 General Conference. Located about 225 miles northeast of Manila, the temple is the tenth announced for the Philippines. At the time of its announcement, there were nine temples in the country that were announced, under construction, or dedicated including the Alabang Philippines Temple, Bacolod Philippines Temple, Cagayan de Oro Philippines Temple, Cebu City Philippines Temple, Davao Philippines Temple, Manila Philippines Temple, Naga Philippines Temple, Tacloban City Philippines Temple, and Urdaneta Philippines Temple.1


  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.

Alabang Philippines Temple
Exterior stone cladding completed; installing stained glass; interior finish work progressing
Bacolod Philippines Temple
Sheathing and stone cladding underway; work continues on site drainage system; ancillary building roof frame in place with interior work underway
Cagayan de Oro Philippines Temple
Planning and approval phase; site location announced; clearing temple site
Cebu City Philippines Temple
133rd dedicated temple in operation
Davao Philippines Temple
Exterior cladding progressing; interior work underway
Manila Philippines Temple
29th dedicated temple in operation
Naga Philippines Temple
Planning and approval phase; site location unknown
Tacloban City Philippines Temple
Planning and approval phase; site location announced
Urdaneta Philippines Temple
190th dedicated temple in operation