Lesson 37

“We Thank Thee, O God, for a Prophet”

“Lesson 37: ‘We Thank Thee, O God, for a Prophet’” Doctrine and Covenants and Church History Class Member Study Guide (1999)


  • Why do we need a living prophet today? What are some roles of the President of the Church? (See the scripture chain for this lesson.)

  • Read D&C 21:4–6. What do these verses teach about our responsibility to listen to the President of the Church? How have you been blessed as you have followed the counsel of the prophet?

Scripture Chain: Roles of the Prophet