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Overview[]

The Fortaleza Brazil Temple is the 164th operating temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church) and the 7th temple completed in Brazil (2019) and the first built in Ceara.


Temple Facts[]

  • The Fortaleza Brazil Temple is a highly detailed edifice with a single-domed tower surrounded by lush landscaping and built into a gently rising slope, offering beautiful views of the city.
  • The Fortaleza Brazil Temple will stand in the beautiful coastal neighborhood of Dunas on a site located across from the esteemed FANOR, an institute of higher education.
  • The Fortaleza Brazil Temple was the first temple dedicated outside of the United States by an apostle native to that country.

Temple District[]

The Fortaleza Brazil Temple serves members from 34 stakes and 6 districts headquartered in Ceará, Pará, Piauí, Maranhão, Rio Grande do Norte, Tocantins, Bahia, Paraíba, and Pernambuco:

Ceará[]

  1. Caucaia Brazil Stake
  2. Fortaleza Brazil Stake
  3. Fortaleza Brazil Benfica Stake
  4. Fortaleza Brazil Bom Jardim Stake
  5. Fortaleza Brazil Bom Sucesso Stake
  6. Fortaleza Brazil Castalao Stake
  7. Fortaleza Brazil Ceara Stake
  8. Fortaleza Brazil Dunas Stake
  9. Fortaleza Brazil East Stake
  10. Fortaleza Brazil Lisboa Stake
  11. Fortaleza Brazil Litoral Stake
  12. Fortaleza Brazil Messejana Stake
  13. Fortaleza Brazil Montese Stake
  14. Fortaleza Brazil South Stake
  15. Fortaleza Brazil West Stake
  16. Juazeiro do Norte Brazil Stake
  17. Maracanau Brazil North Stake
  18. Maracanau Brazil Stake
  19. Pacajus Brazil Stake
  20. Sobral Brazil Stake

Pará[]

  1. Barcarena Brazil District
  2. Belem Brazil Cabanagem Stake
  3. Belem Brazil Cidade Nova Stake
  4. Belem Brazil Entroncamento Stake
  5. Belem Brazil Icoaraci Stake
  6. Belem Brazil Stake
  7. Carajas Brazil District
  8. Castanhal Brazil Stake

Piauí[]

  1. Parnaiba Brazil District
  2. Teresina Brazil Horto Stake
  3. Teresina Brazil Planalto Stake
  4. Teresina Brazil Stake

Maranhao[]

  1. Imperatriz Brazil Stake
  2. Sao Luis Brazil East Stake
  3. Sao Luis Brazil Stake

Rio Grande do Norte[]

  1. Mossoro Brazil Stake

Tocantins[]

  1. Palmas Brazil Stake

Bahia[]

  1. Barreiras Brazil District

Paraíba[]

  1. Sousa Brazil District

Pernambuco[]

  1. Araripina Brazil District

Temple Presidents[]

  1. Paulo R. Grahl 2019–

See Also[]

References[]


Fortaleza Brazil Temple[]

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The Fortaleza Brazil Temple is the 164th operating temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church) and the 7th temple completed in Brazil (2019) and the first built in Ceara.

The temple is a highly detailed edifice with a single-domed tower surrounded by lush landscaping and built into a gently rising slope, offering beautiful views of the city. It stands in the beautiful coastal neighborhood of Dunas on a site located across from the esteemed FANOR, an institute of higher education.

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