Phnom Penh, Cambodia
January 2022

“Phnom Penh, Cambodia,” Liahona, January 2022

The Church Is Here

Phnom Penh, Cambodia

photograph of Phnom Penh, Cambodia

Photograph by Leslie Nilsson

Children play and boats drift along the Mekong River, with the skyline of Phnom Penh in the background. The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints was granted legal recognition in Cambodia in 1994. Today, the Church in this country has:

  • 15,200 members (approximately)

  • 2 stakes, 1 mission, 28 congregations

  • 1 temple announced

Home Centered, Church Supported

husband and wife sitting in front of house

Photograph by Cody Bell

“The Come, Follow Me curriculum helps us to have regular gospel discussions in our home,” says Kem Chhoeun of Krong Ta Khmau. “We find ourselves talking about the gospel every day,” says his wife, Tep Saroeun.