Selected Readings for Fall 2017
Teachings & Doctrine of
the Book of Mormon
(Rel. 275)


Class Date Class Theme Pre-Class Readings Slides
1 Aug. 31 Course Intro | Determining Doctrine | The Coming Forth of the Book of Mormon Required Readings
  • None

Supplemental Readings (Not Required)

UNIT 1: GOD'S COVENANT PLAN
2 Sept. 7 Lehi and Nephi's Covenant Prophecies Required Readings

Supplemental Readings (Not Required)

3 Sept. 14 Zenos, Jacob, and Jesus's Covenant Prophecies Required Readings
  • Scripture: Jacob 5-6; 3 Nephi 16, 20-22

Supplemental Readings (Not Required)

UNIT 2: THE FALL AND ATONEMENT
4 Sept. 21 Lehi and Jacob's Atonement Teachings Required Readings

Supplemental Readings (Not Required)

 

5 Sept. 28 King Benjamin and Abinadi's Atonement Teachings Required Readings
  • Scripture: Mosiah 3-4 (King Benjamin); Mosiah 15-16 (Abinadi)

Supplemental Readings (Not Required)

 

6 Oct. 5 Alma and Amulek's Atonement Teachings Required Readings
  • Scripture: Alma 7:7-15; Alma 42 (Alma); Alma 34 (Amulek)

UNIT 3: BECOMING GOD'S CHILDREN THROUGH CHRIST
7 Oct. 12 The Gospel and Doctrine of Christ Required Readings
  • Scripture: 2 Nephi 31; 3 Nephi 11-14, 18, 27

Supplemental Readings (Not Required)

No Class Oct. 19th for UVU Fall Break
8 Oct. 26 The Process of Spiritual Rebirth Required Readings

 

UNIT 4: ACQUIRING AND DEFENDING FAITH AND THE CHRISTIAN CAUSE
9 Nov. 2 Sermons on Developing Faith Required Readings  
10 Nov. 9 Defense Against Faith-Shakers Required Readings  
11 Nov. 16 Defending Faith, Family, and Religious Freedom Required Readings  
No Class Nov. 23rd. HaPpY ThAnKsGiViNg!!!
UNIT 5: PROPHETS AND PRIESTHOOD
12 Nov. 30 The Holy Order of God Required Readings
  • Selected Teachings: Alma 13; Helaman 10-11

Supplemental Readings (Not Required)

 

 

13 Dec. 7 The Decline and Fall of Nations Required Readings
  • Scripture: Alma 9-12, 14; 3 Ne. 6-10; Eth. 9-11, 13-15

Supplemental Readings (Not Required)

 
Your ELEVATE LEARNING EXPERIENCE OR CLASS JOURNAL OR PERSONAL LEARNING PROJECT due Dec. 7th by class
(For a copy of the Elevate Learning Experience criteria just click on the PDF icon at the right -->)
UNIT 6: TRANSFORMATION THROUGH CHRIST
14 Dec. 14 Faith, Hope, and Charity | God's Mercy & Grace Required Readings
  • Scripture: Moroni 7; Ether 12:23-41; Moroni 10