2019
Salta, Argentina
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“Salta, Argentina,” Ensign, August 2019

The Church Is Here

Salta, Argentina

Argentina Salta Town by Night

Photograph from Getty Images

Here are a few facts about the Church in Argentina:

2

Temples in operation

452,000

Church members

769

Congregations

14

Missions

1923: Two German families who are Church members move to Argentina.

1925: Apostle Melvin J. Ballard sent to Argentina; six members baptized.

1939: First chapel built in South America, in Buenos Aires.

2018: Salta Argentina Temple announced.