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17 new temples announced during April 2022 General Conference

Apr 3, 2022, 3:53 PM | Updated: Jun 20, 2022, 12:39 pm

SALT LAKE CITY – The locations of 17 new temples were announced during the 192nd Annual General Conference of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

President Russell M. Nelson made the announcement towards the end of the afternoon session on Sunday, April 3.

The new temples will be built at or near the following locations:

  • Wellington, New Zealand
  • Brazzaville, Republic of Congo
  • Barcelona, Spain
  • Birmingham, United Kingdom
  • Cusco, Perú
  • Maceió, Brazil
  • Santos, Brazil
  • San Luis Potosí, México
  • Mexico City Benemérito, México
  • Tampa, Florida
  • Knoxville, Tennessee
  • Cleveland, Ohio
  • Wichita, Kansas
  • Austin, Texas
  • Missoula, Montana
  • Montpelier, Idaho
  • Modesto, California

Since becoming the leader of the Church in Jan. 2018, President Nelson has announced the construction of 100 additional temples.

Following Sunday’s announcement, the Church now has 282 temples announced, under construction or operating.

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