How Many LDS Temples Are There in the World?

How Many LDS Temples Are There in the World?

How Many LDS Temples Are There in the World?

As of 2014, the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints had 143 temples in operation in more than 40 different countries around the globe. In addition, there were another 14 temples currently under construction and three more that were closed for renovations.

The LDS Church also has another 14 temples that they are currently in the planning process of construction as well. By far the majority of LDS temples are located in the United States. However, it is possible to find Mormon temples on every continent in the world, except Antarctica, as well as many Pacific and southeast Asian islands.