Temple History

The Medford Oregon Temple is the 79th operating temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Being one of the earliest smaller sized temples, it was the second temple built in Oregon (after the Portland Oregon Temple. When completed it was dedicated just one week after the Fresno California Temple. It serves Saints in 8 stakes of Southern Oregon and Northern California.

Temple District

The Medford Oregon Temple serves members from 8 stakes headquartered in Southern Oregon and Northern California:

Southern Oregon

  1. Central Point Oregon Stake
  2. Coos Bay Oregon Stake
  3. Grants Pass Oregon Stake
  4. Klamath Falls Oregon Stake
  5. Medford Oregon Stake
  6. Roseburg Oregon Stake

Northern California

  1. Eureka California Stake
  2. Redding California Stake

Presidents

  1. Carl S. Berg 2019–
  2. Steven W. Bergstedt 2016–2019
  3. Keith E. Woodley 2013–2016
  4. David J. Davis 2010–2013
  5. Edward E. Hanson 2007–2010
  6. Gene B. Welling 2004–2007
  7. Richard M. Ericson 2000–2004


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Medford Oregon Temple

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The Medford Oregon Temple is the 79th operating temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Being one of the earliest smaller sized temples, it was the second temple built in Oregon (after the Portland Oregon Temple. When completed it was dedicated just one week after the Fresno California Temple. It serves Saints in 8 stakes of Southern Oregon and Northern California.

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