Temples

Temple focus during President Nelson’s tenure: More than numbers, it’s about principles, invitations and promises Temple totals during President Nelson's ministry include 9 dedications, 9 rededications and 49 announced locations, but he's always teaching about principles and promises.
First Presidency announces first 4 temples moving to Phase 3, reopening for proxy work The Apia Samoa, Brisbane Australia, Nuku'alofa Tonga and Taipei Taiwan temples will be the Church's first to move to Phase 3, allowing proxy work for deceased individuals.
Ground broken on Japan’s 4th temple — the Okinawa Japan Temple “Despite the small gathering, we are extremely grateful as we meet to consecrate this island for the building of a holy temple this day,” Elder Takashi Wada said at the groundbreaking of the Okinawa Japan Temple.
‘Today marks history for the Saints in India’ with Bengaluru temple groundbreaking After years of temple travel filled with challenges in distance, time, cost and documentation, Latter-day Saints celebrate the groundbreaking of the Bengaluru India Temple.
Ground broken for fifth temple in Texas— one considered a miracle by local members A small, socially distanced groundbreaking ceremony was held for the McAllen Texas Temple on Saturday, Nov. 21, presided over by Elder Art Rascon, an Area Seventy.
A closer look — inside and out — at St. George temple renovations after 1 year Project managers, construction leaders and architects gathered Friday, Nov. 6, at the St. George temple site to give an update on the anticipated two-and-a-half-year renovation project.
Elder Bednar presides remotely over the groundbreaking for the Bentonville Arkansas Temple Elder and Sister Bednar spent roughly a third of their lives in Arkansas. On Saturday, they participated remotely in the Bentonville Arkansas Temple groundbreaking.