[97], Catalina Foothills, Arizona, United States October 6, 2012August 13, 2017 by Dieter F. Uchtdorf[101]38,216 sq ft (3,550 m2) on a 7.4 acre (3 ha) siteAnnounced by Thomas S. Monson on October 6, 2012[98][99][100], Unincorporated Ada County, Idaho, United States April 2, 2011November 19, 2017 by Dieter F. Uchtdorf65,960 sq ft (6,128 m2) on a 12.21 acre (4.9 ha) siteAnnounced by Thomas S. Monson on April 2, 2011[102], Cedar City, Utah, United States April 6, 2013December 10, 2017 by Henry B. Eyring39,802 sq ft (3,698 m2) and 260.5 ft (79 m) high on a 8.51 acre (3.4 ha) siteAnnounced by Thomas S. Monson on April 6, 2013[103], Concepción, Chile 3 October 200928 October 2018 by Russell M. Nelson23,000 sq ft (2,100 m2) and 124 ft (38 m) highAnnounced by Thomas S. Monson in General Conference, 3 October 2009. United States However, the interior has 4 progressive ordinance rooms with murals like those in the early Utah temples leading to the celestial room and 6 sealing rooms. By referring or linking you to this website, we do not endorse or guarantee this content, products, or services offered. Since then, 30 additional temples have been dedicated in locations ranging from Manhattan in New York to Aba, Nigeria, and from Snowflake, Ariz., to Perth, Australia. [76] Ground was broken to commence construction on 18 August 2012. Organization of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints occurred 6 April 1830, in Fayette, New York, with 50 people and 6 official members present. While the pioneers were in Council Bluffs, Iowa, a request came from President James K. Polk for volunteers to march to Fort Leavenworth (present-day Kansas) and then to California on a one-year U.S. Army enlistment. The plat for the City of Zion (Independence, Missouri) originally called for 24 temples at the center of the city. Ten years prior to the organization, the new Church President, Joseph Smith, received a vision and further instructions from God to restore God's Church on earth. Gray, Sunrise Manor, Nevada, United States April 7, 1984December 16, 1989 by Gordon B. Hinckley80,350 sq ft (7,465 m2) and 137 ft (42 m) high on a 10.3 acre (4.2 ha) siteModern, six-spire design - designed by Tate & Snyder Architects. [4] It is the second "high rise" LDS temple to be constructed, after the Hong Kong China Temple, and the third LDS temple converted from an existing building, the previous two being the Vernal Utah Temple and the Copenhagen Denmark Temple. Number of LDS Temples by Year page 1 Year # of Temples New Temple Dedicated Date Dedicated Year # of Temples New Temple Dedicated Date Dedicated 2016 150 Provo City Center 20-Mar-16 2001 107 Columbia River Washington 18-Nov-01 ... 2005 121 Aba Nigeria 7-Aug-05 2000 77 Palmyra New York … A total of 17 temples are in Phase 1. The following is a list of all LDS Temples either completed, under construction or announced. The public open house was held from Friday, 1 July 2011, until Saturday, 23 July 2011,[47] following which the temple was dedicated on Sunday, 21 August 2011, in three sessions. At this time, only husband-and-wife living sealings are being performed for members who have already received their endowment. Apia, Samoa July 2, 1980August 5, 1983 by Gordon B. Hinckley14,560 sq ft (1,353 m2) and 78 ft (24 m) high on a 2 acre (0.8 ha) siteClassic Modern, single spire - designed by Emil B. FetzerDestroyed by fire during renovations on July 9, 2003. In 1832, shortly after the formation of the church, Joseph Smith said that the Lord desired the saints build a temple;[2] and they completed the Kirtland Temple in 1836. The Fukuoka Temple was dedicated in 2000, and a third temple to be built in Sapporo was announced in October 2009. The Boise Idaho Temple was closed for additional renovations in July 2011 and rededicated in November 2012. Hernández, whose full name is José Bernardo Hernandez Orellana, is an area seventy of the Church. Now, it also has a young single adult (YSA) ward. [62] The temple was formally dedicated on March 2, 2014. [31], Västerhaninge, Sweden 1 April 19812 July 1985 by Gordon B. Hinckley14,508 sq ft (1,348 m2) and 112 ft (34 m) high on a 4.47 acre (1.8 ha) siteModern adaptation of six-spire design - designed by John Sjostrom and Church A&E Services, Glenview, Illinois, United States April 1, 1981August 9, 1985 by Gordon B. HinckleyOctober 8, 1989 by Gordon B. Hinckley37,062 sq ft (3,443 m2) and 112 ft (34 m) high on a 13 acre (5.3 ha) siteModern adaptation of six-spire design - designed by Wight & Co and Church A&E ServicesRededication in 1989 was for the addition only, Johannesburg, South Africa 1 April 198124 August 1985 by Gordon B. Hinckley19,184 sq ft (1,782 m2) and 112 ft (34 m) highModern adaptation of six-spire design - designed by Church A&E Services and Halford & Halford, Seoul, South Korea 1 April 198114 December 1985 by Gordon B. Hinckley28,057 sq ft (2,607 m2) and 112 ft (34 m) high on a 1 acre (0.4 ha) siteModern adaptation of six-spire design - designed by Church A&E Services and Komerican Architects, Lima, Peru 1 April 198110 January 1986 by Gordon B. Hinckley9,600 sq ft (890 m2) and 112 ft (34 m) high on a 4.5 acre (1.8 ha) siteModern adaptation of six-spire design - designed by Jesse M. Harris, Ciudad Evita, Argentina 2 April 198017 January 1986 by Thomas S. Monson9 September 2012 by Henry B. Eyring17,687 sq ft (1,643 m2) and 112 ft (34 m) high on a 3.73 acre (1.5 ha) siteModern adaptation of six-spire design - designed by Ramon Paez and Church A&E Services, Centennial, Colorado, United States March 31, 1982October 24, 1986 by Ezra Taft Benson27,006 sq ft (2,509 m2) and 90 ft (27 m) high on a 7.56 acre (3.1 ha) siteModern, single-spire design - designed by Church A&E Services and Bobby R. Thomas, Friedrichsdorf, Germany 1 April 198128 August 1987 by Ezra Taft Benson20 October 2019 by Dieter F. Uchtdorf24,170 sq ft (2,245 m2) and 82 ft (25 m) high on a 5.2 acre (2.1 ha) siteModern, detached single-spire design - designed by Church A&E Services and Borchers-Metzner-Kramer, Lake Oswego, Oregon, United States April 7, 1984August 19, 1989 by Gordon B. Hinckley80,500 sq ft (7,480 m2) and 181 ft (55 m) high on a 7.3 acre (3 ha) siteModern, six-spire design - designed by Leland A. Brown. [67], Phoenix, Arizona, United States May 24, 2008November 16, 2014 by Thomas S. Monson58,000 sq ft (5,400 m2) on a 9 acre (3.6 ha) siteAnnounced by Thomas S. Monson on May 24, 2008. Dedicated on 4/6/1893 by President Wilford Woodruff. In one year (1830-31) membership increased to more than 100. Initially, the church constructed temples in areas where there were large concentrations of members: Utah, Idaho, Arizona, Hawaii (all in the USA), and Alberta (Canada). Ahmad Corbitt The opening of a temple in Manhattan, New York was announced on August 7, 2002. [85], Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States October 4, 2008September 18, 2016 by Henry B. Eyring[87]61,466 sq ft (5,710 m2) on a 1.6 acre (0.6 ha) siteAnnounced at the 178th Semiannual General Conference. Cite error: The named reference "dn2008–04" was defined multiple times with different content (see the, Cite error: The named reference "2009-10-03 Welcome" was defined multiple times with different content (see the, Cite error: The named reference "2009-10-04 Taylor" was defined multiple times with different content (see the. [68] The temple was formally dedicated on November 16, 2014 by Thomas S. Panama City, Panama 23 August 200210 August 2008 by Thomas S. Monson18,943 sq ft (1,760 m2) and 111 ft (34 m) high on a 6.96 acre (2.8 ha) siteClassic modern, single spire design - designed by Mallol & Mallol and Naylor W. LundTemple dedicated on 10 August 2008 following an open house from 11 July to 26 July 2008. The temple overlooks the Sacred Grove and other historic sites. Location:Announced:Dedicated: Size: Notes: Twin Falls, Idaho, United States October 2, 2004August 24, 2008 by Thomas S. Monson29,679 sq ft (2,757 m2) and 159 ft (48 m) high on a 9.1 acre (3.7 ha) siteFourth temple dedicated in Idaho and, during 2008, the second temple dedicated in Idaho that year. You are about to access Constant Contacts (http://visitor.constantcontact.com). The battalion completed one of the longest infantry marches in American history — about 2,000 miles (3,220 km) through what are now seven states and into Mexico. Temples of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints are buildings dedicated to be a House of the Lord, and they are considered by church members to be the most sacred structures on earth. A total of 121 temples are in Phase 2. When the groundbreaking for this temple was originally announced, it was scheduled to occur sometime in November. The cornerstones remain, covered in glass, as part of a memorial park at the site. Calgary, Alberta, Canada 4 October 200828 October 2012 by Thomas S. Monson29,050 sq ft (2,699 m2) and 115 ft (35 m) highAnnounced at the 178th Semiannual General Conference. Never built because of 1838 Mormon War. Monterrey, Nuevo León, Mexico 21 December 199528 April 2002 by Gordon B. Hinckley16,498 sq ft (1,533 m2) on a 7.78 acre (3.1 ha) siteClassic modern, single-spire design - designed by Alvaro Inigo, Campinas, São Paulo, Brazil 3 April 199717 May 2002 by Gordon B. Hinckley49,100 sq ft (4,560 m2) on a 6.18 acre (2.5 ha) siteClassic modern, single-spire design - designed by JCL Arquitetos Ltd., and Church A&E Services, Asunción, Paraguay 2 April 200019 May 2002 by Gordon B. Hinckley3 November 2019 by D. Todd Christofferson10,700 sq ft (990 m2) and 71 ft (22 m) high on a 7 acre (2.8 ha) siteClassic modern, single-spire design - designed by Eduardo Signorelli. [56][57] Ground was broken on the seventh temple in Brazil by David A. Bednar on November 15, 2011. [84], Sapporo, Japan 3 October 200921 August 2016 by Russell M. Nelson48,480 sq ft (4,504 m2) on a 9.8 acre (4 ha) siteAnnounced by Thomas S. Monson in General Conference on 3 October 2009. Initially, the church constructed temples in areas where there were large concentrations of members: Utah, Idaho, Arizona, Hawaii (all in the USA), and Alberta (Canada). [8] Abandoned in 1846, destroyed by fire on November 19, 1848, rebuilt in 2002 (see 113). Location:Announced:Groundbreaking: Notes: Abidjan, Ivory Coast 5 April 20158 November 2018 by Neil L. AndersenAnnounced by Thomas S. Monson on 5 April 2015[116]. Primary difference is weather-vane has been replaced with a statue of Moroni. Laie, Hawaii, United States October 1, 1915November 27, 1919 by Heber J. GrantNovember 20, 2010[13] by Thomas S. Monson42,100 sq ft (3,910 m2) on a 11.4 acre (4.6 ha) siteSolomon's Temple, no spire - designed by Hyrum Pope and Harold BurtonThomas S. Monson rededicated the Laie Hawaii Temple on November 20, 2010[11] following nearly 2 years of renovations that began December 29, 2008. A public open house was held from January 18 to February 15, 2014. Phone:  212-580-1919. In the mid 20th century, because of the importance of temples in the theology, the church tried to balance density with the travel requirements attending the temple imposed upon members. [16][17], Provo, Utah, United States August 14, 1967February 9, 1972 by Joseph Fielding Smith128,325 sq ft (11,922 m2) and 175 ft (53 m) high on a 17 acre (6.9 ha) siteFunctional modern with single center spire design - designed by Emil B. FetzerHarold B. Lee read the dedicatory prayer prepared by Joseph Fielding Smith. [77] The temple was dedicated on Sunday, August 23, 2015. Harrison, New York, United States of America September 30, 199528,400 sq ft (2,640 m2)Originally named the White Plains New York Temple the temple was renamed to the Harrison New York Temple. The temple are a significant part of the Church’s teachings, and they are quite the amazing buildings! Latter-day Saint missionaries can be seen on the streets of hundreds of major cities in the world. In July of that year, the United States was involved in the Mexican-American War. The temple overlooks the Sacred Grove and other historic sites. The Cumorah pageant attracts as many as 100,000 people to New York during its seven-night run. Joseph Smith began LDS movement in New York, but the largest percentage of Mormons live in Utah. The Church President at the time, President Spencer W. Kimball, spoke to Church members by satellite from the rebuilt historic sites where the Church was organized. [86], Fort Collins, Colorado, United States April 2, 2011October 16, 2016 by Dieter F. Uchtdorf42,000 sq ft (3,900 m2) and 112 ft (34 m) high on a 11.54 acre (4.7 ha) siteAnnounced by Thomas S. Monson on April 2, 2011[88][89], Afton, Wyoming, United States October 1, 2011October 30, 2016 by David A. Bednar17,000 sq ft (1,600 m2)Announced by Thomas S. Monson on October 1, 2011[90][91], Farmington, Connecticut, United States October 2, 2010November 20, 2016 by Henry B. Eyring25,000 sq ft (2,300 m2) and 30 ft (9 m) high on a 11 acre (4.5 ha) siteOn October 2, 2010, Thomas S. Monson announced that the Hartford, Connecticut temple would be built. 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