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Due to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, the date of the Salta Argentina Temple groundbreaking has been postponed and will be held Friday, October 9, 2020.

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has released information regarding the groundbreaking date for the Salta Argentina Temple.

The groundbreaking was previously announced to be held Saturday, August 15, 2020. Elder Benjamín De Hoyos, South America South Area President, will preside at the event.

The event will follow local social distancing guidelines because of current COVID-19 restrictions. Attendance at the event will be by invitation only. The groundbreaking service will be broadcast to meetinghouses in the temple district.

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