The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Montana

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As of January 1, 2011, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints reported 46,484 members in 11 stakes,[1] 120 congregations (78 wards[2] and 42 branches[2]), 1 mission, and 1 temple in Montana.[3][4]

History[edit]

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

Montana Billings Mission[edit]

The Montana-Wyoming Mission was created in June of 1970 from the North Central States Mission. The mission name was changed to the Montana Billings Mission four years later.

Billings Montana Temple[edit]

The Billings Montana Temple was dedicated on November 20 1999 by President Gordon B. Hinckley.

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66. Billings Montana edit

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Billings, Montana, US
30 August 1996
20 November 1999 by Gordon B. Hinckley
45°48′1.818000″N 108°38′21.80400″W / 45.80050500000°N 108.6393900000°W / 45.80050500000; -108.6393900000 (Billings Montana Temple)
33,800 sq ft (3,140 m2) on a 10 acre (4 ha) site
Classic modern, single-spire design - designed by CTA Architects Engineers

References[edit]

  1. ^ Montana Stakes.LDS Stake & Ward Web Sites. List of Stakes in Montana.
  2. ^ a b LDS Meetinghouse Locator.Nearby Congregations (Wards and Branches).
  3. ^ USA-Montana, "Facts and Statistics: Statistics by Country", Newsroom (LDS Church), 31 December 2011, retrieved 2012-10-18 
  4. ^ "United States information: Montana", Church News Online Almanac (Deseret News), February 2, 2010, retrieved 2012-10-18 

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