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Temple News & Updates | Week of 18 August 2019

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Thanks to members of the church worldwide and for providing these updates. Please Note: It is possible that progress has been made on temples not included in this article that we have not been made aware of.  If you have updates (including pictures or video) about a temple near you, feel free to send it to calledtoshare (at)

The Church Releases Photos of The Lisbon Portugal Temple As Open House Begins

In preparation for the open house which will begin on August 17, the Church released beautiful photos of the Lisbon Portugal Temple on Tuesday. All members of the community are invited to attend the open house and learn more about the blessings of attending the temple.

Frankfurt Germany Temple Prepares to Hold Open House

Photo Courtesy of Aaron Nuffer.

As the Frankfurt Germany Temple completes its interior renovations, the public will soon be invited to attend an open house to tour the inside of the beautifully renovated temple. The open house will begin on September 13th, and will conclude on September 28th. This past Tuesday, a sign was placed outside the temple gardens to invite all to attend the open house in September.

Floor Slab For Abidjan Côte d’Ivoire Temple Has Been Poured

Photo Courtesy of Intellectual Reserve, Inc.

With construction beginning nine months ago at the ground breaking ceremony with Elder Neil L. Andersen, the Abidjan Côte d’Ivoire Temple has begun pouring the floor slab as construction continues. The wonderful saints and community members of the Abidjan area wait with anticipation for their local temple to move closer to completion.

Pocatello Idaho Temple Begins Placing Retaining Walls

Photo Courtesy of Rick Satterfield.

At the Pocatello Idaho Temple site, work is beginning on the construction of the extensive retaining wall structure along the southeast parking lot. Foundation walls as well are being poured, and the temple is moving along in its construction. Click the link here to view drone footage of this past weeks progress.

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