Memphis Tennessee Temple

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Memphis Tennessee Temple
The Memphis Tennessee Temple
The Memphis Tennessee Temple
Number 80 edit data
Dedication 23 April 2000 (23 April 2000) by
James E. Faust
Site 6.35 acres (2.6 hectares)
Floor area 10,700 sq ft (990 m2)
Height 71 ft (22 m)
Preceded by Medford Oregon Temple
Followed by Reno Nevada Temple
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Coordinates: 35°14′26.70720″N 89°50′21.60239″W / 35.2407520000°N 89.8393339972°W / 35.2407520000; -89.8393339972 The Memphis Tennessee Temple is the 80th operating temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church).

Ground was broken for the Memphis Tennessee Temple on January 16, 1999. The temple in Memphis serves more than 20,000 members in Tennessee, Arkansas, Mississippi, and Missouri. On April 23, 2000, James E. Faust dedicated the building for its religious use.

The Memphis Tennessee Temple has a total floor area of 10,700 square feet (990 m2), two ordinance rooms, and two sealing rooms.

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