The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in the Netherlands

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As of January 1, 2012, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints reported 9,164 members in three stakes, 33 Congregations (21 wards[1] and 12 branches[1]), and one temple in the Netherlands.[2]

History[edit]

A brief history can be found at LDS Newsroom (Netherlands) or Deseret News 2010 Church Almanac (Netherlands)

Membership Statistics[edit]

Region Membership Stakes Wards Branches Total Congregations Temples
Netherlands 9,164 3 21 12 33 1
Aruba 506 2 2
Bonaire 88 1 1
Curaçao 568 1 1
Sint Maarten 213 1 1

Stakes[edit]

  • Apeldoorn Netherlands Stake
  • Rotterdam Netherlands Stake
  • The Hague Netherlands Stake

Temple[edit]

The Hague Netherlands Temple was dedicated on September 8, 2002 by President Gordon B. Hinckley.

Zoetermeer Den Haag-Tempel Zuidgevel.JPG

114. The Hague Netherlands edit

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Zoetermeer, Netherlands
16 August 1999
8 September 2002 by Gordon B. Hinckley
52°3′16.15320″N 4°30′10.72439″E / 52.0544870000°N 4.5029789972°E / 52.0544870000; 4.5029789972 (The Hague Netherlands Temple)
10,500 sq ft (980 m2) and 71 ft (22 m) high on a 2.7 acre (1.1 ha) site
Classic modern, single-spire design - designed by Albert van Eerde


See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b LDS Meetinghouse Locator. Nearby Congregations (Wards and Branches).
  2. ^ "Netherlands", Facts and Statistics: Statistics by Country, Newsroom (LDS Church), 31 December 2011, retrieved 2012-11-24 

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