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Ground Broken for Rio de Janeiro Temple
Update: Members in Brazil participated in the groundbreaking ceremony for the Rio de Janeiro Temple. Watch the proceedings here.
Groundbreaking Held for Arequipa Peru Temple
Update: Elder Carlos A. Godoy oversaw the groundbreaking ceremony for the Arequipa Peru Temple.
Temple Facts: The Arequipa temple was announced by President Thomas S. Monson on October 6, 2012.
Entrance to Tucson Arizona Temple Completed
Update: Entry doors and the Holiness to the Lord plaque have been installed at the Tucson Arizona Temple.
Temple Facts: Open house tickets will become available May 15, 2017.
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