The Teachings and Doctrine of the Book of Mormon


A study of the doctrine taught in the prophetic writings, sermons, and themes of the Book of Mormon, with emphasis on Heavenly Father’s plan and the central role of His Son, Jesus Christ.

MAJOR DOCTRINAL EMPHASES

  • The Book of Mormon’s witness of Jesus Christ
  • The doctrine, sermons, and teachings of the Book of Mormon
  • The divine origin of the Book of Mormon

COURSE DESCRIPTION

This course focuses on doctrine and themes found throughout the writings, teachings, and sermons of the Book of Mormon. Emphasis is given to prophetic witnesses of Heavenly Father and His Son, Jesus Christ. This course builds upon students’ previous sequential and topical gospel study experiences.

COURSE OUTCOMES

Students will better understand the Book of Mormon as another witness of Jesus Christ and deepen their love for and testimony of Him. They will increase their ability to study the scriptures in context and will strengthen their gospel scholarship, leading to greater understanding and personal discipleship. They will be prepared to explain and testify of the doctrine, importance, and divine origin of the Book of Mormon.