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

Vitória Brazil Temple

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

Location

Vitória
Brazil

Announcement: 

3 October 2021

Construction Status

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


Temple Rendering

Renderings of the Vitória Brazil Temple and site plan have not yet been publicly released.


Temple Site

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


Temple Announcement

On October 3, 2021, President Russell M. Nelson announced plans to construct the Vitória Brazil Temple at the October 2021 General Conference. Vitória is the capital of the state of Espírito Santo. It is located on a small island within a bay where several rivers meet the sea in southeast Brazil. The coastal community has two major ports. The temple in Vitória will be the 14th announced temple for Brazil. The other temples in Brazil are the Belém Brazil Temple, Belo Horizonte Brazil Temple, Brasília Brazil Temple, Campinas Brazil Temple, Curitiba Brazil Temple, Fortaleza Brazil Temple, Manaus Brazil Temple, Porto Alegre Brazil Temple, Recife Brazil Temple, Rio de Janeiro Brazil Temple, Salvador Brazil Temple, São Paulo Brazil Temple, São Paulo Brazil East Temple.1


  1. "At the October 2021 General Conference, the Prophet Says the Church Will Build 13 More Temples," The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints News Release, 3 Oct. 2021.

Belém Brazil Temple
Awaiting announcement of public open house and dedication
Belo Horizonte Brazil Temple
Planning and approval phase; site location announced; exterior rendering released
Brasília Brazil Temple
Monument sign installed; reflection pool tiled; stained glass windows being installed; landscaping and interior work continues
Campinas Brazil Temple
111th dedicated temple in operation
Curitiba Brazil Temple
126th dedicated temple in operation
Fortaleza Brazil Temple
164th dedicated temple in operation
Manaus Brazil Temple
138th dedicated temple in operation
Porto Alegre Brazil Temple
102nd dedicated temple in operation
Recife Brazil Temple
101st dedicated temple in operation
Rio de Janeiro Brazil Temple
171st dedicated temple in operation
Salvador Brazil Temple
Building the structural walls for the temple and ancillary building
São Paulo Brazil East Temple
Planning and approval phase; site location unknown; official name not announced
São Paulo Brazil Temple
17th dedicated temple in operation