Church statement

Construction of Rome Italy Templeto Resume at Normal Pace


The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints issued the following statement today regarding the Rome Italy Temple in response to media requests:

"In recent months, progress on the Rome Italy Temple slowed due to contractor difficulties not related to this project. Those challenges have been addressed, and work will soon resume at a normal pace. No dates have been announced for completion. We are grateful that our members have extended their faith and prayers and sought heaven's help in seeing this important project through to completion."

See also: President Monson Breaks Ground for Rome Italy Temple

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