A public open house will begin this week for the Arequipa Peru Temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. This is the country’s third temple. Peru has a Church membership of more than 605,000.
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The St. George Temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints closed Monday for a major renovation and will reopen in 2022. The closure was originally announced during the April general Conference of the church with detailed plans of the renovation being released on May 22.
Temple has been renovated and refreshed and will be rededicated in mid-November.
Ground was broken Saturday for the Saratoga Springs Utah Temple in northern Utah County, about 40 minutes south of downtown Salt Lake City. Elder Craig C. Christensen, Utah area president of the Church, presided over the event, with members of the Area Presidency attending.