Doctrine and Covenants Student Manual


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Title Pagei–ii 
Prefacevii 
Mapsviii–xvi 
Introduction1–2 
Section 1Section 1, The Lord’s Preface: “The Voice of Warning”3–6 
Section 2Section 2, “The Promises Made to the Fathers”6–8 
Section 3Section 3, “The Works and the Designs … of God Cannot Be Frustrated”9–11 
Section 4Section 4, “O ye That Embark in the Service of God”11–12 
Section 5Section 5, The Testimony of the Three Witnesses12–14 
Section 6Section 6, The Arrival of Oliver Cowdery14–16 
Section 7Section 7, John the Revelator17–18 
Section 8Section 8, The Spirit of Revelation18–19 
Section 9Section 9, “Your Bosom Shall Burn within You”20–21 
Section 10Section 10, God’s Wisdom “Is Greater Than the Cunning of the Devil”22–24 
Section 11Section 11, “First Seek to Obtain My Word”24–26 
Section 12Section 12, Revelation to Joseph Knight Sr.26–27 
Section 13Section 13, The Restoration of the Aaronic Priesthood28–29 
Section 14Section 14, Revelation to David Whitmer29–30 
Sections 15–16Sections 15–16, Revelations to John Whitmer and Peter Whitmer Jr.31 
Section 17Section 17, Revelation to the Three Witnesses32–34 
Section 18Section 18, The Worth of a Soul34–36 
Section 19Section 19, The Gift of Repentance36–39 
Section 20Section 20, The Articles and Covenants of the Church39–43 
Section 21Section 21, “His Word Ye Shall Receive, As If from Mine Own Mouth”43–46 
Section 22Section 22, Baptism: A New and Everlasting Covenant46–47 
Section 23Section 23, “Strengthen the Church Continually”47–48 
Section 24Section 24, “Declare My Gospel As with the Voice of a Trump”48–50 
Section 25Section 25, “An Elect Lady”50–53 
Section 26Section 26, The Law of Common Consent54 
Section 27Section 27, “When Ye Partake of the Sacrament”55–56 
Section 28Section 28, “Thou Shalt Not Command Him Who Is at Thy Head”57–59 
Section 29Section 29, Prepare against the Day of Tribulation59–63 
Section 30Section 30, “Your Mind Has Been on the Things of the Earth”64 
Section 31Section 31, “Govern Your House”65 
Section 32Section 32, The First Mission among the Lamanites66–67 
Section 33Section 33, “Declare My Gospel”67–68 
Section 34Section 34, A Revelation to Orson Pratt69–70 
Section 35Section 35, “I Have … Prepared Thee for a Greater Work”70–72 
Section 36Section 36, Revelation to Edward Partridge72–73 
Section 37Section 37, “Ye Shall Go to the Ohio”74 
Section 38Section 38, “If Ye Are Prepared Ye Shall Not Fear”75–79 
Sections 39–40Sections 39–40, Revelations to James Covill79–80 
Section 41Section 41, The First Bishop Is Called81–82 
Section 42Section 42, The Law of the Lord82–86 
Section 43Section 43, “The Lord Shall Utter His Voice out of Heaven”87–90 
Section 44Section 44, The Fourth General Church Conference90–91 
Section 45Section 45, “Looking Forth for the Great Day of the Lord”91–98 
Section 46Section 46, “Seek Ye Earnestly the Best Gifts”98–102 
Section 47Section 47, The Importance of Church Records102–3 
Section 48Section 48, Ohio: A Temporary Abode103–4 
Section 49Section 49, “Preach My Gospel unto the Shakers”104–7 
Section 50Section 50, “That Which Doth Not Edify Is Not of God”107–10 
Section 51Section 51, Bishop Edward Partridge and the Law of Consecration110–12 
Section 52Section 52, “Let Them Go Two by Two”112–13 
Section 53Section 53, A Call to Sidney Gilbert to Foraske the World113–14 
Section 54Section 54, “Stand Fast in the Office Whereunto I Have Appointed You”114–15 
Section 55Section 55, W. W. Phelps Is Called and Chosen116 
Section 56Section 56, The Lord Commands and the Lord Revokes117–18 
Section 57Section 57, Independence: Center Place of Zion118–19 
Section 58Section 58, The Land of Zion119–24 
Section 59Section 59, “That Thou Mayest More Fully Keep Theyself Unspotted from the World”124–29 
Section 60Section 60, “Thou Shalt Not Idle Away Thy Time nor Bury Thy Talents”130–31 
Section 61Section 61, The Lord Has Blessed the Land and Cursed the Waters131–32 
Section 62Section 62, “Ye Are Blessed, for the Testimony Ye Have Borne”132–33 
Section 63Section 63, “For This Is a Day of Warning, and Not a Day of Many Words”133–35 
Section 64Section 64, “Of You It Is Required to Forgive All Men”136–39 
Section 65Section 65, “May the Kingdom of God Go Forth, That the Kingdom of Heaven May Come”139–40 
Section 66Section 66, “You Are Clean, but Not All”140–41 
Section 67Section 67, I Give You a Testimony of the Truth of These Commandments141–43 
Section 68Section 68, Scripture Is the Will, Mind, Word, Voice, and Power of God unto Salvation143–46 
Section 69Section 69, Instructions to Preserve Historical Records147–48 
Section 70Section 70, The Lord’s Steward149–50 
Section 71Section 71, “If Any Man Lift His Voice against You”150–51 
Section 72Section 72, Duties of a Bishop151–53 
Section 73Section 73, Revision of the Bible153–54 
Section 74Section 74, Little Children Are Holy155 
Section 75Section 75, “Neither Be Idle but Labor with Your Might”156–58 
Section 76Section 76, The Vision of the Degrees of Glory158–66 
Section 77Section 77, Questions and Answers on the Book of Revelation167–71 
Section 78Section 78, Consecration: An Everlasting Covenant171–73 
Section 79Section 79, The Lord Will Bless His Faithful Servants173–74 
Section 80Section 80, “Declare the Things Which Ye Have Heard, and Varily Believe, and Know to Be True”174 
Section 81Section 81, The Call of Frederick G. Williams175–77 
Section 82Section 82, “I, the Lord, Am Bound When Ye Do What I Say”177–79 
Section 83Section 83, The Laws of the Church Concerning Widos and Orphans179–80 
Section 84Section 84, The Oath and Covenant of the Priesthood180–85 
Section 85Section 85, Those Who Put Their Hands “to Steady the Ark”186–88 
Section 86Section 86, The Parable of the Wheat and the Tares189–92 
Section 87Section 87, War in the Last Days192–96 
Section 88Section 88, The Olive Leaf197–206 
Section 89Section 89, The Word of Wisdom206–11 
Section 90Section 90, The Oracles of God212–15 
Section 91Section 91, The Apocrypha215–16 
Section 92Section 92, “You Shall Be a Lively Member”216 
Section 93Section 93, “Truth Is Knowledge of Things …”217–22 
Section 94Section 94, Houses for the Work of the Ministry223–24 
Section 95Section 95, “Walking in Darkness at Noon-day”224–26 
Section 96Section 96, This Stake Should Be Made Strong226–27 
Section 97Section 97, “This Is Zion—the Pure in Heart”228–30 
Section 98Section 98, “Renounce War and Proclaim Peace”230–34 
Section 99Section 99, the Word of the Lord to John Murdock235–36 
Section 100Section 100, Words of Comfort to Joseph Smith and Sidney Rigdon236–37 
Section 101Section 101, The Saints Are “Cast Out from the Land of Their Inheritance”238–45 
Section 102Section 102, The Constitution of the High Council245–47 
Section 103Section 103, The Redemption of Zion by Power248–52 
Section 104Section 104, The Order of the Church for the Benefit of the Poor252–56 
Section 105Section 105, Revelation to Zion’s Camp257–61 
Section 106Section 106, “That Ye May Be the Children of Light”261 
Section 107Section 107, The Organization of Priesthood Quorums262–69 
Section 108Section 108, Obedience Brings Blessings269–70 
Section 109Section 109, Prayer of Dedication for the Kirtland Temple270–74 
Section 110Section 110, Messengers with Keys274–77 
Section 111Section 111, The Greatest Treasure277–79 
Section 112Section 112, The Word of the Lord to the Twelve279–82 
Section 113Section 113, Isaiah Interpreted283–84 
Section 114Section 114, Revelation to David W. Patten284–85 
Section 115Section 115, “For Thus Shall My Church Be Called in the Last Days”285–87 
Section 116Section 116, Grand Council287–88 
Section 117Section 117, Revelation to William Marks, Newel K. Whitney, and Oliver Granger288–90 
Section 118Section 118, Revelation to the Twelve291–92 
Section 119Section 119, The Law of Tithing292–94 
Section 120Section 120, Dispositions of Church Funds294–95 
Section 121Section 121, Constitution of the Priesthood295–300 
Section 122Section 122, “All These Things Shall Give Thee Experience”301–2 
Section 123Section 123, Documenting Persecution: An Imperative Duty302–3 
Section 124Section 124, A Solemn Proclamation: The Priesthood Order Is Established304–11 
Section 125Section 125, The Will of God to the Saints in Iowa311–12 
Section 126Section 126, Brigham Young: Well Beloved of the Lord313–14 
Section 127Section 127, The Nauvoo Temple and Baptism for the Dead314–15 
Section 128Section 128, Baptism for the Dead316–19 
Section 129Section 129, Keys for Determining If Administrations Are from God319–21 
Section 130Section 130, Items of Instruction321–24 
Section 131Section 131, Keys to Exaltation324–26 
Section 132Section 132, Marriage: An Eternal Covenant327–34 
Section 133Section 133, The Lord’s Appendix to the Doctrine and Covenants335–43 
Section 134Section 134, Earthly Governments and Laws344–47 
Section 135Section 135, A Tribute to the Martyrs348–50 
Section 136Section 136, Organization of the Camp of Zion350–53 
Section 137Section 137, Vision of the Celestial Kingdom353–56 
Section 138Section 138, Vision of the Redemption of the Dead356–61 
Official Declaration 1Official Declaration 1, Manifesto361–63 
Official Declaration 2Official Declaration 2, “Every Faithful, Worthy Man”364–65 
Enrichment AEnrichment A: The Warning Voice365–68 
Enrichment BEnrichment B: Establishing Zion369–74 
Enrichment CEnrichment C: Receiving Personal Revelation375–80 
Enrichment DEnrichment D: Contributions of the Doctrine and Covenants to an Understanding of Jesus Christ380–85 
Enrichment EEnrichment E: Overcoming Sin and Obtaining Forgiveness385–88 
Enrichment FEnrichment F: “As If from Mine Own Mouth”: The Role of Prophets in the Church389–92 
Enrichment GEnrichment G: The Nature and Purpose of Law393–97 
Enrichment HEnrichment H: The Last Days397–405 
Enrichment IEnrichment I: Judges in Israel: Watching over the Church406–11 
Enrichment JEnrichment J: Keys for Avoiding Deception411–16 
Enrichment KEnrichment K: “Seek Learning, Even by Study and Also by Faith”416–21 
Enrichment LEnrichment L: The Law of Consecration and Stewardship421–30 
Enrichment MEnrichment M: Priesthood and Church Government, Part 1430–38 
Enrichment NEnrichment N: Priesthood and Church Government, Part 2439–44 
Enrichment OEnrichment O: Salvation for the Dead445–49 
Bibliography450–52