Temples

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.
What Latter-day Saints are saying about new temples in Kiribati, Vanuatu, Guatemala, Brazil, Bolivia and Utah “As we build and maintain these temples, we pray that each of you will build and maintain yourself so you can be worthy to enter the holy temple,” said President Russell M. Nelson.
2 South America temple groundbreakings set, rendering released for Antofagasta Chile Temple November 2020 groundbreaking dates are scheduled for the Mendoza Argentina and Antofagasta Chile temples, with a rendering and location also released for the latter.
Ground broken for Brasília temple, which will greatly reduce travel for members in Brazil’s massive interior Temple will be the 10th for the South American nation home to 35 missions and more than 1.4 million members in nearly 2,000 congregations.
Unearthed in Salt Lake Temple renovation project, foundation stones link past challenges with present ones A look at the four-year renovation project at the nine-month mark, with attention given to strengthening the temple's foundation prior to extensive excavation work.