Scripture Roundtable 44: D&C Gospel Doctrine Lesson 40, Finding Joy in Temple and Family History Work

(Originally published on 15 September 2013.)

This is Scripture Roundtable 44 from The Interpreter Foundation, in which we discuss Doctrine & Covenants Gospel Doctrine Lesson #40, Finding Joy in Temple and Family History Work, bringing in various insights to help us better understand the scriptures and church history. These roundtables will generally follow the 2013 Gospel Doctrine schedule of scriptures, a few weeks ahead of time.

Panelists for this roundtable include Cassandra Hedelius, Stephen Smoot, and Lincoln Hale.

A reference is made to Brigham Young saying modern conveniences would free us up for temple work: http://rsc.byu.edu/archived/volume-3-number-3-2002/brigham-young-disciple-indeed

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Scripture Roundtable 43: D&C Gospel Doctrine Lesson 39, “The Hearts of the Children Shall Turn to Their Fathers”

(Originally published on 7 September 2013.)

This is Scripture Roundtable 43 from The Interpreter Foundation, in which we discuss Doctrine & Covenants Gospel Doctrine Lesson #39, “The Hearts of the Children Shall Turn to Their Fathers,” focusing on D&C 2, 110, 138, and JS-H bringing in various insights to help us better understand the scriptures and church history. These roundtables will generally follow the 2013 Gospel Doctrine schedule of scriptures, a few weeks ahead of time.

Panelists for this roundtable include Martin Tanner, Cassandra Hedelius, and Daniel Peterson.

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Scripture Roundtable 40: D&C Gospel Doctrine Lesson 36, “The Desert Shall Rejoice, and Blossom as the Rose”

(Originally published on 17 August 2013.)

This is Scripture Roundtable 40 from The Interpreter Foundation, in which we discuss Doctrine & Covenants Gospel Doctrine Lesson #36, “The Desert Shall Rejoice, and Blossom as the Rose,” bringing in various insights to help us better understand the scriptures and our history. These roundtables will generally follow the 2013 Gospel Doctrine schedule of scriptures, a few weeks ahead of time.

Panelists for this roundtable include Andrew Smith, Cassandra Hedelius, Craig Foster, and Lincoln Hale.

Some highlights from this roundtable include:

  • What was the Salt Lake valley like when the pioneers got there?
  • Discussion of the difficulty for these saints, their perseverance, faith and obedience, and how those can be examples and instructive for us today.
  • Stewardship in the Lord’s kingdom and what that means for all of us, whether we are called to colonize, go on missions, etc.

Resources noted in the roundtable:

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Scripture Roundtable 22: D&C Gospel Doctrine Lesson 18, “Establish … a House of God”

(Originally published on 13 April 2013.)

This is Scripture Roundtable 22 from The Interpreter Foundation, in which we discuss Doctrine & Covenants Gospel Doctrine Lesson #18, “Establish … a House of God,” covering scriptures in D&C 95, 109, and 110, bringing in various insights to help us better understand the scriptures. These roundtables will generally follow the 2013 Gospel Doctrine schedule of scriptures, a few weeks ahead of time.

Panelists for this roundtable include Robert Boylan, Martin Tanner, and Shon Hopkin.

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Videos Now Available of 2016 Temple on Mount Zion Conference

The Interpreter Foundation was a sponsor of the 2016 Temple on Mount Zion Conference which took place on 5 November 2016 in Provo, Utah. It was filmed. Videos of each of the presentations are now available for free viewing on The Interpreter Foundation’s YouTube channel, or on MormonInterpreter.com. There is also a YouTube playlist available of the conference presentations. The conference proceedings will also be published in book form in the future.