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

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As of January 1, 2011, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints reported 46,425 members in eight stakes and five districts, 78 Congregations (42 wards[1] and 36 branches[1]), one missions, and one temple in Panama.[2]

History[edit]

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


Missions[edit]

Temple[edit]

The Panama City Panama Temple was dedicated on August 10, 2008 by President Thomas S. Monson.

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127. Panama City Panama edit

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Panama City
23 August 2002
10 August 2008 by Thomas S. Monson
8°59′28.18319″N 79°34′12.41400″W / 8.9911619972°N 79.5701150000°W / 8.9911619972; -79.5701150000 (Panama City Panama Temple)
18,943 sq ft (1,760 m2) and 111 ft (34 m) high on a 6.96 acre (2.8 ha) site
Classic modern, single spire design - designed by Mallol & Mallol and Naylor W. Lund
Temple dedicated on 10 August 2008 following an open house from 11 July to 26 July 2008. First temple dedicated in Panama.


See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b LDS Meetinghouse Locator. Nearby Congregations (Wards and Branches).
  2. ^ "Facts and Statistics: Statistics by Country", Newsroom (LDS Church), 31 December 2011, retrieved 2012-12-17  |chapter= ignored (help)

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