Overview

The Oaxaca Mexico Temple is the 74th operating temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church) and the 5th temple completed in Mexico.


History

The groundbreaking ceremony for the Oaxaca Mexico Temple was held on the same day as the groundbreaking ceremonies for the Kona Hawaii Temple and Nashville Tennessee Temple.

District

The Oaxaca Mexico Temple serves members from 6 stakes and 6 districts headquartered in Oaxaca and Southeastern Puebla:

Oaxaca

  1. Huatulco Mexico District
  2. Ignacio Mejía Mexico District
  3. Matías Romero Mexico District
  4. Mixteca Mexico District
  5. Oaxaca Mexico Amapolas Stake
  6. Oaxaca Mexico Atoyac Stake
  7. Oaxaca Mexico Mitla Stake
  8. Oaxaca Mexico Monte Alban Stake
  9. Pinotepa Mexico District
  10. Puerto Escondido Mexico District
  11. Salina Cruz Mexico Stake

Southeastern Puebla

  1. Tehuacan Mexico Stake

Presidents

  1. Israel Ruvalcaba 2018–
  2. Victor M. Cárdenas 2015–2018
  3. Donald W. Atkinson 2012–2015
  4. Adolfo Ávalos Rico 2009–2012
  5. Limhi Ontiveros 2006–2009
  6. Maurice D. Bowman 2003–2006
  7. Howard G. Schmidt 2000–2003

See Also


Oaxaca Mexico Temple

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The Oaxaca Mexico Temple is the 74th operating temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church) and the 5th temple completed in Mexico.

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