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Overview

The Cochabamba Bolivia Temple is the 82nd operating temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church) and the 1st temple completed in Bolivia (2000).

Easily visible from the grounds of the Cochabamba Bolivia Temple is the Cristo de la Concordia (Christ of Peace) statue atop San Pedro hill. It is largest statue of Christ in the world, surpassing the more famous Cristo Redentor (Christ the Redeemer) statue in Rio de Janeiro by just a few centimeters. Both are 33 meters tall because Christ lived 33 years.


History

Temple District

The Cochabamba Bolivia Temple serves members from 33 stakes and 8 districts headquartered in Bolivia:

  1. Achacachi Bolivia District
  2. Bermejo Bolivia District
  3. Cobija Bolivia District
  4. Cochabamba Bolivia Aeropuerto Stake
  5. Cochabamba Bolivia Alalay Stake
  6. Cochabamba Bolivia Blanco Galindo Stake
  7. Cochabamba Bolivia Quillacollo Stake
  8. Cochabamba Bolivia Sacaba Stake
  9. Cochabamba Bolivia Sarco Stake
  10. Cochabamba Bolivia Universidad Stake
  11. El Alto Bolivia Litoral Stake
  12. El Alto Bolivia Los Andes Stake
  13. El Alto Bolivia Satelite Stake
  14. El Alto Bolivia Stake
  15. Guayaramerín Bolivia District
  16. La Paz Bolivia Alto San Pedro Stake
  17. La Paz Bolivia Calacoto Stake
  18. La Paz Bolivia Constitucion Stake
  19. La Paz Bolivia Copacabana Stake
  20. La Paz Bolivia Miraflores Stake
  21. Llallagua Bolivia District
  22. Montero Bolivia Stake
  23. Oruro Bolivia Stake
  24. Potosi Bolivia Stake
  25. Riberalta Bolivia District
  26. Santa Cruz Bolivia Abundancia Stake
  27. Santa Cruz Bolivia Centro Stake
  28. Santa Cruz Bolivia El Bajio Stake
  29. Santa Cruz Bolivia Equipetrol Stake
  30. Santa Cruz Bolivia La Colorada Stake
  31. Santa Cruz Bolivia La Libertad Stake
  32. Santa Cruz Bolivia La Merced Stake
  33. Santa Cruz Bolivia La Pampa Stake
  34. Santa Cruz Bolivia Paraiso Stake
  35. Santa Cruz Bolivia Viru Viru Stake
  36. Sucre Bolivia Stake
  37. Tarija Bolivia Stake
  38. Tarija Bolivia Tabladita Stake
  39. Trinidad Bolivia Stake
  40. Tupiza Bolivia District
  41. Yacuiba Bolivia District

Temple Presidents

  1. Juan C. Mogrovejo 2019–
  2. Luis García 2016–2019
  3. Jay E. Jensen 2013–2016
  4. Lee W. Crayk 2010–2013
  5. Abel T. Gonzáles 2007–2010
  6. D. Evans Heywood 2004–2007
  7. Richard W. Hardy 2002–2004
  8. VerNon A. Bingham 2000–2002

See Also

References


Cochabamba Bolivia Temple

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The Cochabamba Bolivia Temple is the 82nd operating temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church) and the 1st temple completed in Bolivia (2000). Easily visible from the grounds of the Cochabamba Bolivia Temple is the Cristo de la Concordia (Christ of Peace) statue atop San Pedro hill. It is largest statue of Christ in the world, surpassing the more famous Cristo Redentor (Christ the Redeemer) statue in Rio de Janeiro by just a few centimeters. Both are 33 meters tall because Christ lived 33 years.

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