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Guayaquil Ecuador Mormon Temples

Amidst vibrant green hills in a suburb of Guayaquil rises the Guayaquil Ecuador Temple, the 58th temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Latter-day Saints in Ecuador attend this temple to worship God and find peace as they strive to draw closer to Him.

While the Guayaquil Temple was announced on March 31, 1982, it was not dedicated until August 1, 1999 — 17 years later. The temple, which is just over 45,000 square feet, is constructed of bricks made from Asa Branca granite. On the 6.25-acre site, a fountain bubbles and tropical trees thrive. Tall windows on the edifice glisten, and a spire ascends above the celestial room, which represents heaven on earth and eternal life with God. 
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Temples

Finished/Dedicated: 1

Membership

229,294

Missions

5

Congregations

308

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Mormon temples are the holiest places of worship on earth for members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Within these sacred walls, participants commit to live ethical and morally upright lives, and to be faithful to their spouse and family.