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Calgary Alberta Mormon Temples

Standing on the Canadian prairie of Alberta, the Calgary Alberta Temple is the 140th temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and the eighth temple in Canada.

The Calgary Alberta Temple was dedicated in 2012, 89 years after the first Canadian temple was dedicated in Cardston, Alberta, in 1923. Canada is one of only a few countries to host more than one Mormon temple, and Alberta is home to three of the nation’s eight. Church membership in Alberta has always been greater than in other parts of Canada due in part to the Church’s long history there — Mormon settlers founded several settlements in southern Alberta in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, including Cardston, Magrath, Stirling and Raymond. 

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alberta Statistics
Temples

Finished/Dedicated: 3

Membership

80,040

Missions

2

Congregations

212

More Info At Mormon Newsroom
 

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Mormon temples are the holiest places of worship on earth for members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Within these sacred walls, participants commit to live ethical and morally upright lives, and to be faithful to their spouse and family.