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Photo Updates from Lisbon Temple
Members in Portugal have been sharing photo updates of the Lisbon Temple as construction continues. The temple has been under construction since October 2015. An official completion date has not been announced.
Preparations for Concepción Open House
The First Presidency has announced dates for the Concepción Chile Temple Open House and Dedication. A free public open house will begin Saturday 15 September and will conclude on Saturday 13 October 2018. The temple will be dedicated on Sunday 28 October 2018 in three sessions.
Construction Updates from Durban
The Durban South Africa Temple has undergone significant changes thanks to construction progress this week. Roof tiles are being laid in place, decorative fiberglass molds have been delivered to the construction site, and interior work is continuing. Elsewhere on the temple grounds, a missionary housing facility is being enclosed with a roof and main electrical connections are being made.
Video from Arequipa Peru Temple
A Facebook Live video shows progress from the Arequipa Peru Temple. Ground was broken for the structure on 4 March 2017.
Scaffolding Removed from Fortaleza Temple
Construction supports are being removed from the Fortaleza Brazil Temple, making the beautiful details and angel Moroni statue visible.
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