How many LDS temples are there in operation?
There are currently 170 temples. 141 temples are in operation, 15 temples are under construction and 14 temples are announced. The name LDS stands for Temples of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. These temples have more than 15000 members. Needless to say, there are 80000 missionaries and 15 missionary trading centers. Moreover, there are approximately 29000 congregations. Not too many people know that congregations are organized into stakes and districts, which belong to a temple district.