Syracuse Utah Temple
Planning and approval phase; site location announced; temple site cleared; hauling away dirt; groundbreaking not announced
Announcement:5 April 2020
The Syracuse Utah Temple is currently in the planning stages. No groundbreaking date has been announced.
Plans for the Syracuse Utah Temple call for a three-story building of approximately 89,000 square feet.
Renderings of the Syracuse Utah Temple and site plan have not yet been publicly released.
The Syracuse Utah Temple will be constructed on a 12-acre field located at the intersection of 2500 West and 1025 South in Syracuse, Utah.1
Plans to construct the Syracuse Utah Temple were announced at General Conference on April 5, 2020, by President Russell M. Nelson. This House of the Lord will be the 24th temple constructed in Utah and will ease demands on the Ogden Utah Temple, which currently serves the members of 63 stakes. It will be Davis County's third temple, joining the Bountiful Utah Temple and Layton Utah Temple. There are 2.1 million Church members in Utah, comprising approximately two-thirds of the state's population.2
- The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints News Release, "Update on Three U.S. Temples ," 28 Aug. 2020.
- The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints News Release, "Prophet Announces Eight New Temples at General Conference," 5 Apr. 2020.