Second, book of mormon peoples should be expected to act and behave just as real people have throughout history. The book of mormon testifies of gods love for his children, of the lord jesus christs selfless and divine atoning sacrifice, and of his crowning ministry among the nephites soon after his resurrection. Both season 1 and season 2 of the book of mormon videos are also on dvd, available at deseret book stores and at. New day for the book of mormon book of mormon resources. The first of eight new book of mormon videos episodes was released today on the series youtube page and on. First john in the book of mormon moronis new testament. In its more than 6,000 verses, the book of mormon refers to jesus christ almost 4,000 times and by 100 different names. Photo courtesy of the church of jesus christ of latterday saints book of mormon videos, 1 nephi 12, season 1, episode 8, depicts lehi, his wife, sariah, and their family as they sail to the. Other book of mormon events may show the importance of new years day to those people. Hyperlinks to 200 outstanding stories in the ensign and new era.
New testament book of mormon gospel principles home and family church callings. We are a nonprofit organization supported by people like you. Ten or fifteen minutes a day with the scriptures, and particularly with the book of mormon, can give you marvelous understanding of the power of the almighty for. Parker and stone were best known for creating the animated comedy. Our vision is to be the family entertainment brand that young. Published by the church of jesus christ of latter day saints. Mormons description of the land, religious history, culture, and traditions create. If you love the book of mormon, consider donating to book of mormon. All opinions, speakers and presenters represent and express their own individual opinions, and not necessarily the opinions of firm foundation, book of mormon evidence, or its employees, and no information or opinions represent the church of jesus christ of latterday saints. The documentary a new day for the book of mormon tells the story of the coming forth of this unusual book of scripture and how it is affecting. Latterday saints share their reactions to the 1978 reversal of the priesthood restriction on members of black african descent. George the church of jesus christ of latterday saints has begun rolling out a series of liveaction videos based on the book of mormon. Featuring interviews with scholars and historians, this documentary tells the story of the coming forth of this unusual book of scripture and how it is affecting people todayeven some people you might not expect. The story of the creation of the book of mormon has been told many times, and often ridiculed.
Book of mormon peoples, unsurprisingly, acted like real people. A documentary history of the book of mormon oxford university press, 2019, by larry e. The book of mormon follows two young missionaries who are sent to uganda to try to convert citizens to the mormon religion. The church of jesus christ of latterday saints iffer mitchell is an assistant costume designer for the project. Lds church debuts first book of mormon video installment. The book of mormon is a modernday miracle nz herald. Alma 36 mosiah 1118 mosiah 15 enos 1 jacob 7 jacob 23 2 nephi 33 2 nephi 32 2 nephi 610 2 nephi 5 2 nephi 14 1 nephi 18 1 nephi 1718 1 nephi 16 1 nephi 8. It is likely that, on arrival, nephi had the same problem as many others have historically when encountering new species in the promised land. Download it once and read it on your kindle device, pc, phones or tablets. To view images from the book of mormon videos series, click here. Byutvs new documentary, new day for the book of mormon, demonstrates the farreaching effects of the book of mormon among members of the church of jesus christ of latterday saints as well as religious scholars.
New day for the book of mormon is a documentary that aired on sunday, october 5 and was broadcast on byutv. And if your kids need a refresh on what happened during 1and 2 nephi, videos for those books are already up and ready for viewing. Both volumes of scripture are a compilation of teachings as recorded by ancient prophets. Journey of faith the new world, chronicles the book of mormon, another. Latterday saints and book of mormon archaeology early activities. The book of mormon is a sacred text of the latter day saint movement, which, according to. In between general conference sessions on sunday, october 5, 2014 the church broadcast perhaps the. The book of mormon infamously draws heavily on the bible, including the new testament, which its supposed ancient authors would never have seen. Those holding tickets for performances through june 7, 2020 should contact their point of purchase for refunds and exchanges. Broadway shows in new york city will extend the current suspension of all performances through june 7, 2020. Church leaders, cast and crew express excitement for.
A new day for the book of mormon 1 season 1 episode show info. The book of mormon, the first broadway musical by matt stone and trey parker the creators of south park. In the early 1840s, john lloyd stephens twovolume work incidents of travel in central america, chiapas, and yucatan was seen by some church members as an essential guide to the ruins of book of mormon cities. It was first published in 1830 in palmyra, new york, and was thereafter widely reprinted and translated. Heres your first look at the new book of mormon videos. The church of jesus christ of latter day saints is bringing to life the stories and doctrine of the book of mormon, considered sacred scripture by the church, through a series. This video from 2014 is available on byutv and features interviews with scholars and historians. The churchs position on questions related to book of mormon geography. We can all experience more joy in our individual lives when we turn to him who loves us most.
Stories from the book of mormon are coming to life in a new liveaction video series being produced by the church of jesus christ of latterday saints. Need a kidfriendly explanation of the book of mormon. This page is not endorsed by the church of jesus christ of latterday saints. A trailer featuring eight upcoming book of mormon videos episodes and their scheduled dates for viewing were released friday, march 6. Featuring the story of king benjamins address, the latest video pulls from the book of mosiah, chapters 15, in the book of mormon. Mormon authors claim that the description of olive horticulture in jacob 5 is too specific and detailed for smith to have learned on his own in early 19th century new england, so they assert it is evidence that smiths story of the book of mormon s divine origin is true. New official mormon history book delves into faiths. Featuring interviews with scholars and historians, this documentary tells the story of the coming forth of this unusual book of scripture and how it is affecting. The documentary a new day for the book of mormon tells the story of the coming forth of this unusual book of scripture and how it is affecting people todayeven some people you might not expect. No matter your story, you are invited to come unto christ.
An interesting case study in point is the occurrence of two clear parallels to 1 john in moroni 78. Morris, presents and examines the primary sources surrounding the origin of the foundational text of the church of jesus christ of latterday saints, the most successful new religion of modern times. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading the book of mormon. Video segments will retell book of mormon events, teachings and doctrine from the time of king benjamin through alma the younger and his missionary entourage encountering the zoramites and their rameumptom. The book of mormon for latterday saint families deseret book. Jannalee sandau jannalee started as an editorial intern at lds living in 20 and loves that she still has the opportunity to write and share articles about latterday saints every day. We express appreciation to the church of jesus christ of latterday saints for. The mormon land newsletter is a weekly highlight reel of developments in and about the church of jesus christ of latterday saints, whether heralded in headlines, preached from the pulpit or. The fourminuteorless videos feature original illustrated drawings and a new chapter of the book of mormon every day, with plans for every chapter of the book of mormon to eventually be made into a video. The trailer for the book of mormon videos was released thursday, sept.
The church of jesus christ of latterday saints 2,533,243 views. Penguin classics, 2008 1840 nauvoo edition royal skousen, editor, the book of mormon. It was first published in march 1830 by joseph smith as the book of mormon. The book is a robust and honest version of early church history and while it doesnt dwell on polygamy, its notable that it provides the history of plural marriages in a straight forward way, said patrick mason, a professor of religion at claremont graduate university in california who is the chair of mormon studies at the college. The churchs president favors the use of the church of jesus christ of latterday saints, the name he believes god communicated to joseph smith in. Lds church rolls out new series of liveaction book of. Many of these videos come in time to enhance latterday saints churchwide study in 2020 of this sacred text written to convince the world that jesus is the christ, the eternal god, manifesting himself unto all nations book of mormon title page. A friend of mine who is a gospel scholar said the following. This outrageous musical comedy follows the misadventures of a mismatched pair of missionaries, sent halfway across the world to spread the good word. Urim and thummim places the book of mormon translation on trial, presenting the latest research in one of the most comprehensive treatments of the translation process to date providing encouragement for latter day saints who fear they have been betrayed by the translation history taught by the church for over 190 years. Broll sots stories from the book of mormon are coming to life in a new liveaction video series being produced by the church of jesus christ of latterday saints. The book of mormon is a musical comedy with music, lyrics and book by trey parker, robert lopez, and matt stone first staged in 2011, the play is a satirical examination of the church of jesus christ of latterday saints beliefs and practices that ultimately endorses the positive power of love and service. Salt lake city the church of jesus christ of latterday saints released a new handbook of instructions for leaders and members on wednesday and made it available to any who want to see it on the church previously published two handbooks, one seen only by the leaders of congregations and those who preside over them.
Jehovah, immanuel, holy messiah, lamb of god, redeemer of israel, and so on. Another testament of jesus christ kindle edition by the church of jesus christ of latterday saints. Subscribe to the new book of mormon videos youtube channel. The mission of byutv is to create purposeful, engaging viewing and listening experiences that entertain, inspire, uplift, and improve families and communities. New day for the book of mormon women in the church of jesus. The book of mormon is the blockbuster broadway smash from south park creators trey parker and matt stone, and the oscarwinning composer of disneys frozen and avenue q, bobby lopez. Church releases first of 8 new book of mormon videos. Exploring one verse from each chapter emily belle freeman. A new day the church of jesus christ of latterday saints. This documentary tells the story of the coming forth of this unusual book of scripture and how it is affecting people todayeven some people you might not expect. One missionary, elder price, is an enthusiastic gogetter with a strong. Nowhere is this more evident than in the writings attributed to moroni toward the end of the book of mormon. Book of mormon, work accepted as holy scripture, in addition to the bible, in the church of jesus christ of latterday saints and other mormon churches. Follow me is a resource offered by the church of jesus christ of latterday saints.656 770 1029 727 1141 369 515 397 1612 864 1285 1259 493 703 426 641 201 260 309 377 1129 401 347 1416 539 1016 290 908 583 1074 967 1680 1351 271 1315 1104 1090 410 124 1432 845 408