Holland explains the background and importance of the book of mormon. You might have heard that its got strict standards. Church of jesus christ youth is a channel of the church of jesus christ of latterday saints. Seminary is a program for mormon youth high school students. Elder hollands mission president seminar on the book of mormon.
A modernday apostle describes the unwavering faith the churchs founders showed, even in the face of death, to remain true to their testimonies of the book of mormon. The inspirational messages video series contain short uplifting messages regarding principles and values that are important to the world. Ye shall know them by their fruits, jesus said, and the fruit of living the gospel is evident in the lives of latterday saints everywhere. Pressing forward and holding fast from the 179th lds general conference p1 by jeramy richter. The bible, the book of mormon, and continuing revelation youtube. Elder holland is a great speaker and i love this message. There is a new video on the mormon messages youtube channel introducing the book of mormon. Jul 24, 2012 2010 key decemberchristmas messages, novemberthanksgiving messages, octobermormon messages, septembermormon messages for youth, augustmessages from other sources, julychurch news and humanitarian messages, maygeneral conference, aprileaster messages, februarymormon doctrine series by the 12 apostles and 1st presidency.
A young bishop in england describes how the book of mormon came to life for him and changed. At remarks given at brigham young university wednesday, john welch, who first identified the ancient writing style chiasmus in the book of mormon, said, the. Mormon messages are short videos from the lds church featuring the words of prophets and apostles about values and principles important to society. The official name of the mormon church is the church of jesus christ of latterday saints. An article on called flunking sainthood, by jana riess, compares american protestant youth with young u. Mormon youth stand out from the youth of the world and the youth of other churches for the depth of their involvement in church function, the depth of their knowledge and testimony of jesus christ, and for their goals and standards. Mormon youth are expected to put their faith into action by serving in the church. Pressing forward and holding fast from the 179th lds general conference p1. Elder holland undertakes to outline the book of mormons central character and primary subject. Its a great video to share with friends or family who are not members of the lds church.
For more information and content about the church of jesus chri. The book of mormon the bible family is forever purpose of life coming closer to god jesus christs church forgiveness life after death baptism temples healthy living belong worship services people and programs missionaries. He is a member of the church of jesus christ of latterday saints and has the distinction of being the first latterday saint professor at harvard divinity school. Music from the 2020 youth theme album of the church of jesus christ of latterday saints, featuring i will go and do, performed by david archuleta, with music and words by nik day. Heres an inspiring video where elder jeffrey holland of the quorum of the twelve relates the prophet joseph smiths own testimony of the truthfulness of the book of mormon just shortly before his martyrdom. The original mormon message that this is inspired from. The isaiah sections are not simple filler, but an integral part of nephis, jacobs, abinadis, and christs discourses, which all serve to fulfill the book of mormons. The introduction to the book of mormon got a very quiet update a year later. In all the times i have read this story in the scriptures, i have never pictured amuleks meeting with alma, who was the high priest, as. Video introduction to the book of mormon by study and faith. Finding doctrine and meaning in book of mormon isaiah. This book is another testament of jesus christ and serves as a companion scripture to the holy bible.
Elder holland s mission president seminar on the book of mormon. Holland the hurricane utah lds 6th ward young men and. See more ideas about mormon quotes, book of mormon quotes and lds quotes. Mormon youth are taught that they need to acquire a sincere and deeply rooted personal testimony that jesus is the christ and that the doctrines of the mormon church are true. Free book of mormon meet with missionaries find a church email get a book of mormon. Holland explains the process of continuing revelation and the lds open canon unlike most of traditional christianity, the church of jesus christ of latterday saints proclaims an open canon. A complete list of his conference talks is available at from are we not all beggars. Some plants or fibers mentioned in the book of mormon are not known to exist in the new world. The church has a lay clergy and members serve in every capacity.
See more ideas about mormon quotes, church quotes and lds quotes. Mormon was a prophet, an author, and the last nephite military commander c. None of the book of mormons plant species causes a problem spanish conquerors described pre. Book of mormon introduction church of jesus christ. He is a member of the church of jesus christ of latterday saints and has the distinction of being the first latterday saint professor at harvard divinity school prior to his appointment, he was a history professor at the university of. Holland shares an encouraging tribute to mothers who, through both challenges. Elder holland announces native hawaiian as 11th president of byuhawaii the church of jesus christ of latterday saints the board of trustees of brigham young universityhawaii has appointed john keoni kauwe the universitys 11th president. In what would be the most startling moment of his early ministry, jesus stood up in his home synagogue in nazareth and read these words prophesied by isaiah and recorded in the gospel of. Mormon youth mormonism, the mormon church, beliefs. I have uploaded one of the best talks i have ever heard on the book of mormon to our youtube channel. But the talk was so powerful, i wanted to show more.
A new mormon messages video shares one of my favorite stories ever shared in general conference. I had handed him a copy of heroes from the book of mormon to peruse while. This is a question that popped into my head as i watched the newest book of mormon video about the wellknown story of alma and amulek. She reads the coordinating chapter in the lds book of mormon scripture stories, and then works a little bit in her discover the book of mormon guide book each night. My 8 yearold uses this for her personal scripture study and i highly recommend it. Elder holland encourages youth to stay within the lines of worthiness. It appears to be a culmination of years of personal. Holland shares a personal experience that reminds us to always trust god and the direction he gives us. Messages from heaven by church of jesus christ youth.
The fact that, even as he sensed he was marching into the jaws of death awaiting him at carthage, joseph smith still refused to deny the book of mormon constitutes a powerful testimony of. Elder holland speaks at book of mormon chiasmus conference. Holland related a story about his car breaking down just outside kanarraville, ut as he was a young man headed across the country to attend graduate school. Many people dont know a lot about the book of mormon. Jeffrey r holland extended message for the youth youtube. The text of the talk comes from a november 2009 ensign article entitled safety for the soul. Sep 03, 20 there was a recent mormon message very similar to this, showing excerpts from elder holland s powerful conference talk, safety for the soul. Elder holland general conference mormon mormon channel mormon messages mormon youth lds latter day saints strength of youth. Below are a few quotations from selected general conference talks by elder jeffrey r. In all the times i have read this story in the scriptures, i have never pictured amuleks meeting with alma, who was the high priest, as being one that amulek was excited about.
In response to my book there were news stories on the dna issue published in leading newspapers in the uk, australia and right across the us. Holland by mormonblogger on tuesday, may 31st, 2016 no comments a modernday apostle describes the unwavering faith churchs founders showed, even in the face of death, to remain true to their testimonies of the book of mormon. See more ideas about mormon messages, mormon, the church of jesus christ. There was a recent mormon message very similar to this, showing excerpts from elder holland s powerful conference talk, safety for the soul. The nickname was given to the church and its members from the name of one of its books of scripture. Mormon messages by topic short videos from the lds church. See more ideas about mormon messages, lds and messages.
Holland is a renowned scholar of american religious history and an associate professor of american religious history at harvard divinity school. Elder holland quote from april 2015 general conference. The very well funded mormon church public relations machine swung into action. She reads the coordinating chapter in the lds book of mormon scripture stories, and then works a little bit. For madison october 6, 2010 the girls in a young women class do for an autistic girl what she could do for herself in earning the young women. Consider what bobbys life vest and harness and the sailor and his boat represent in your life. None of the book of mormons plant species causes a problem spanish conquerors described precolumbian products in exactly the terms used by the book of mormon. The book of mormon bears his name because he was the major abridgerwriter of the gold plates from which it was translated. Elder holland provides a brief overview of where the book of. Heavenly father uplifting thoughts, uplifting quotes, inspirational thoughts, gospel. Furthermore, you have more faith than you think you do because of what the book of mormon calls the greatness of the evidences. There was a recent mormon message very similar to this, showing excerpts from elder hollands powerful conference talk, safety for the soul. It was given by elder holland to the new mission presidents in 1997. Testimony of the book of mormon latterday saints channel.
Represents god sitting upon his throne, revealing through the heavens the grand key. Download mormon messages videos to use in your next lesson. And that would still be true even though mormonism is not the majority religion in the us, even though most media doesnt push mormon messages, even though most media over the last 30 years involves messages that are counter to mormon doctrine, even though when mormonism is mentioned in broader society those mentions tend to range from. Apr 18, 2010 the fact that, even as he sensed he was marching into the jaws of death awaiting him at carthage, joseph smith still refused to deny the book of mormon constitutes a powerful testimony of its truth. Learn about the savior, jesus christ, and how the basic beliefs of his gospel can enrich our lives. Is this evidence that joseph fabricated the text based upon his own cultural background. Elder hollands mission president seminar on the book of. Some people call the book of mormon the mormon bible, but members of the church believe in the bible, the book of mormon, and modernday scripture. Mormon 1 mormon battallion 1 mormon beliefs 1 mormon tabernacle choir 1 mormons 1 mortality 1 music and the spoken word 1 obedience 1 open canon 1 other sheep 1 physical evidences of the book of mormon 2 pioneers 1 prayer 1 preexistence 1 premortal existence 1 priesthood lineage 1 prophets 5 proposition 8 1. Holland recalls his days as a poor young father with a brokendown family car and testifies that for those who embrace the gospel of jesus.337 282 1217 980 1248 1437 997 1298 610 345 1284 1197 1268 1154 668 3 646 495 1211 1159 1435 391 1500 376 1014 379 461 1172 1485 1143 529 574 234 337 459 1412 1207 1359