Bangkok, Thailand
    Footnotes

    “Bangkok, Thailand,” Ensign, December 2019

    The Church Is Here

    Bangkok, Thailand

    floating market in Bangkok, Thailand

    Here are a few facts about the Church in Thailand:

    1

    Temple under construction in Bangkok

    22,100

    Church members

    41

    Congregations

    1

    Mission

    74

    Languages and dialects spoken in Thailand

    168

    Letters in the official name of Bangkok when written in Thai

    1854: First missionary sent to Thailand (known as Siam at that time).

    1966: Thailand District organized; President Gordon B. Hinckley dedicated the country for missionary work; first native convert baptized.

    1995: Bangkok Stake created.

    2018: President Russell M. Nelson visited Bangkok.

    2019: Groundbreaking for the Bangkok Thailand Temple on January 16.