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

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As of January 1, 2011, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints reported 10,880 members in one stake and four districts, 62 congregations (eight wards[1] and 54 branches[1]), three missions, and one temple in Ukraine.[2]


The first missionaries arrived in Ukraine in 1990. Ukraine's first branch was organized in 1991 in Kiev. On May 30, 2004, the Kyiv Ukraine Stake, Ukraine's first, was organized.[3][2]


Kyiv Ukraine Temple[edit]

The Kyiv Ukraine Temple was announced in 1998, then completed and dedicated in 2010.

Киевский храм ЦИХСПД, Kyiv LDS.jpg

134. Kyiv Ukraine edit


Kiev, Ukraine
20 July 1998
29 August 2010 by Thomas S. Monson[4]
50°24′15.04080″N 30°23′43.16639″E / 50.4041780000°N 30.3953239972°E / 50.4041780000; 30.3953239972 (Kyiv Ukraine Temple)
10,700 sq ft (990 m2) and 137.8 ft (42 m) high on a 12.35 acre (5 ha) site

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b LDS Meetinghouse Locator. Nearby Congregations (Wards and Branches).
  2. ^ a b "Facts and Statistics: Statistics by Country: Ukraine", Newsroom (LDS Church), 31 December 2011, retrieved 2012-10-18 
  3. ^ "Country information: Ukraine", Church News Online Almanac (Deseret News), February 1, 2010, retrieved 2012-10-18 
  4. ^ "Kyiv Ukraine Temple Details", Church News, September 4, 2010, retrieved 2012-10-15 

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