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The First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has announced the groundbreaking date for the San Pedro Sula Honduras Temple. 

A rendering has been released showing the planned design of the new temple.

The groundbreaking ceremony will be held on Saturday, September 5, 2020. Elder José Bernardo Hernandez Orellana, member of the Area Seventy, will preside at the event.

Attendance at the site is by invitation only. 

The San Pedro Sula Honduras Temple was announced in April 2019 by Church President Russell M. Nelson. The new temple will be the second in Honduras; the other is the Tegucigalpa Honduras Temple, dedicated in 2013. Other temples in Central America include the San José Costa RicaSan Salvador El SalvadorGuatemala City GuatemalaQuetzaltenango Guatemala, Cobán Guatemala (announced), Managua Nicaragua (announced) and Panama City Panama Temples

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