BOOK OF MORMON

Episodes and Show Notes Located Below

EPISODE 10 – 2 Nephi 20 – 25

March 4 – March 10

Dr. Camille F. Olson

“We Rejoice in Christ”

Part I

Are Nephi and Isaiah speaking to their day or ours? Dr. Camille Fronk Olson explores the historical context of Assyria and Babylon to address the need for trust in Jesus Christ, to follow the Covenant Path, and to prepare for the Second Coming.

Part II

Dr. Camille Fronk Olson examines Nephi’s deep connection to the words of Isaiah and his understanding of the coming Messiah and its relevance to contemporary times.  

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EPISODE 9 – 2 Nephi 11 – 19

February 26 – March 3 

Dr. Shon Hopkin

“His Name Shall Be Called … the Prince of Peace”

Part I

Why does Nephi spend significant time and effort teaching Isaiah? Dr. Shon Hopkin shares insights into the power of God’s covenants, the mission of Jesus Christ, and the meaning of the Abrahamic Covenant through the lens of the love of Jesus Christ.

Part II

Dr. Shon Hopkin explores how Nephi and Isiah teach Saints who God is and how it encourages them to come to Christ.  

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EPISODE 8 – 2 Nephi 6-10

February 19 – February 25 

Dr. Robert L. Millet

“O How Great the Plan of Our God”

Part I

How does the Fall affect us individually? Dr. Robert Millet examines the greatness of the Plan of Redemption and the need for Jesus Christ.

Part II

Dr. Millet continues to examine the greatness of the Fall, the joy we find in making and keeping covenants, and the transformative power of Jesus Christ in the Book of Mormon.  

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EPISODE 7 – 2 Nephi 3-5

February 12 – February 18 

Dr. Jan Martin

“We Lived After the Manner of Happiness”

Part I

How do we address difficult topics in the scriptures? Dr. Jan Martin explores the importance of record-keeping and covenant-keeping throughout trials.

Part II

Dr. Jan Martin discusses modern research and study on difficult passages regarding “skin of blackness” in the Book of Mormon, while bearing testimony of the Savior Jesus Christ and the Book of Mormon as the word of God.  

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EPISODE 6 – 2 Nephi 1-2

February 5 – February 11 

Dr. Lili De Hoyos Anderson

“Free to Choose Liberty and Eternal Life, through the Great MEdiator”

Part I

What would be included in your Last Lecture? Dr. Lili De Hoyos Anderson addresses Lehi’s final lessons for his family and the importance of building Zion, awakening from spiritual slumber and strengthening one another in relationships.

Part II

Dr. Lili De Hoyos Anderson continues to explore agency, stretching our spirits over our flesh, and trusting God amidst our afflictions.  

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EPISODE 5 – 1 Nephi 16-22

January 29 – February 4

Tyler J. Griffin

“I Will Prepare the Way Before You”

Part I

Why does the Lord lead us into unfamiliar wildernesses? Tyler Griffin examines God’s nourishing and strengthening power and how revelation and strength come gradually.

Part II

Dr. Tyler Griffin emphasizes the privilege and power of discipleship as well as the power of the Book of Mormon as an inexhaustible source of strength, knowledge, and hope.  

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EPISODE 4 – 1 Nephi 11-15

January 22 – January 28 

Dr. Joshua M. Sears

“Armed with Righteousness and the Power of God”

Part I

How does reading Nephi’s Vision prepare you for the work in the kingdom? Dr. Joshua Sears explores the evolution of the term “Messiah” and emphasizes the role of Jesus Christ and his condescension to gather the family of God.

Part II

Dr. Sears continues to explore Nephi’s Dream and the crucial nature of the Abrahamic Covenant in the fortunate Scattering and Gathering of  Israel.  

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EPISODE 3 – 1 Nephi 6-10 

January 15 – January 21 

Dr. Gaye Strathearn 

“Come and PArtake of the Fruit”

Part I

How did we forget the Lord? Dr. Gaye Strathearn examines key questions, ideas, and context to encourage understanding of Lehi’s Dream and Nephi’s Vision.

Part II

Dr.  Gaye Strathearn continues to explore the Savior’s invitation to receive the blessings of the Savior’s Atonement in 1 Nephi 6-10.  

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EPISODE 2 – 1 Nephi 1-5

January 8 – January 14 

Dr. John Hilton III

“I Will Go and Do”

Part I

How does recognizing Jesus Christ’s voice in the Book of Mormon change our personal study? Dr. John Hilton III explores new and familiar territory in the beginning of 1 Nephi and teaches us new study techniques to enhance our testimonies of Jesus Christ.

Part II

Dr. John Hilton III examines acting in faith, sacrifice, and hearing Jesus’s voice throughout our lives by applying principles in 1 Nephi 1-5.  

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Introductory Pages of the Book of Mormon

Jan 1 – Jan 7

Dr. Scott Woodward & Dr. Casey Griffiths

“Another testament of Jesus Christ”

Part I

How often do we hold a miracle in our hands? Dr. Casey Griffiths and Dr. Scott Woodward open doors to understanding one of the most influential texts in history. They explore the Introduction of the Book of Mormon, the witnesses to the golden plates, and the promises made through studying this miraculous book.

Part II

Dr. Scott Woodward and Dr. Casey Griffiths continue to explore the importance of studying. They invite listeners to study, investigate, and ponder the Book of Mormon this year.  

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