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Doctrine and Covenants Visual Resources
Doctrine and Covenants—Lesson 1-20
Doctrine and Covenants—Lesson 1-20
"This is the Spirit of Revelation"
(D&C 6,8-9) The early experiences of Oliver Cowdery serve as a case study to help students understand principles of personal revelation.
A Marvelous Work and a Wonder
(JS-H 1:60-65) Isaiah prophesies of the coming forth of the Book of Mormon.
A Seer Will I Raise Up
(JST, Genesis 50) Joseph Smith is prepared to bring to pass the restoration of the Gospel.
Advice for Studying the Scriptures
Abigail asks Elder David A. Bednar, "Do you have any advice for us as we study our scriptures by ourselves and personally?"
Elder Oaks teaches that an Aaronic Priesthood holder can become a ministering angel to those they serve.
Bearers of the Aaronic Priesthood
Elder Perry shares an experience about some Aaronic Priesthood holders administering the sacrament to individuals living in an assisting living facility.
Because of Him
Jesus is the Son of God and our Savior. Because of Him, death is conquered, our lives have meaning, and we can live with God again. http://www.mormon.org/becauseofhim
Being Lead by the Holy Ghost
The guidance of the Holy Ghost becomes stronger and clearer as we constantly listen and give heed.
Book of Mormon Testimonies
Prophets and Apostles discuss the importance of gaining a testimony of the Book of Mormon.
Continuous Conversion—What Scriptures Mean to Me
A young brother discusses the role of the scriptures in his and his mother’s conversion, in his own mission experience, and in his ongoing role as a young father and Church member.
Deciding How to Focus Repentance
Repentance is an opportunity to receive blessings.
Endure to the End
(D&C 14:7) President Dieter F. Uchtdorf teaches how to endure to the end.
Feeling the Holy Ghost
Feelings of the Holy Spirit can be likened to hope, joy and peace in your heart and mind.
Elder Jeffrey R. Holland explains the foundation of Apostles and Prophets. Ephesians 4:11-14
Foundation of Apostles and Prophets
Elder Holland tells us that Apostles and Prophets are meant to bless us all and form foundation stones of the true Church, and all of those are based upon the Redeemer.
Getting Answers to Prayers
(D&C 8-9) Elder Richard G. Scott teaches how to get answers to prayers.
God Knows Who I Am
Elder Bednar relates a story about a Stake President who had a dream about a young man in his stake.
God Will Lift Us Up
Rather than focus on her medical condition, Brittany has found comfort in serving others and trusting in the Lord.
Good Things to Come
Elder Jeffrey R. Holland recalls his days as a poor young father with a broken-down family car and testifies that for those who embrace the gospel of Jesus Christ, there are better days and good things to come.
Gordon Hinckley: Lessons I Learned as a Boy
President Gordon B. Hinckley recalls a story of an older boy and his young companion as they find an old coat and a badly worn pair of shoes by the roadside.
Having the Holy Ghost
You can invite the Holy Spirit into your life through prayer, scripture study and being obedient to God’s commandments.
Highlight: The Choice Generation—Randall L. Ridd
Randall L. Ridd offers four principles to help young men educate their desires and use technology wisely.
How God Talks to Us Today
A woman describes the power of prayer in her life.
Inviting all to come unto Christ: Sharing the Gospel
When Junior, a young man in a small Florida branch, decided he didn’t want to be alone in his belief in Christ, he invited a friend. One friend joined, then another, and another . . .
Joseph Smith Was a Prophet part 1
President Monson shares a story of two missionaries in Canada bearing their testimony of the Prophet Joseph Smith. Part 1
Joseph Smith Was a Prophet part 2
President Monson shares a story of two missionaries in Canada bearing their testimony of the Prophet Joseph Smith. Part 2
Joseph Smith and the Minister
(JS-H 1:21-26) Joseph Smith recounts his vision to a local minister.
Keys of the Aaronic Priesthood
Elder Oaks helps us understanding what it means to hold the key of the ministering of angels.
Leave the Party
John's life may have been very different had he not had the courage to leave a party one evening in Japan.
Making Seminary a Spiritual Experience
Taylor asks Elder David A. Bednar, "What could I do to make my seminary experience spiritual like yours?"
Ministry of Joseph Smith: The Book of Mormon
Joseph Smith receives an ancient record from the angel Moroni and translates it by the power of the Holy Spirit into what is called the Book of Mormon.
Missionaries to Match Our Message
(D&C 4) Elder M. Russell Ballard explains how we need missionaries to match Our message.
Ordinances and Covenants - The Spirit of Elijah
A young woman and her family discover the unanticipated blessings of family history work.
The best way to find truth is to go to the origin, our Heavenly Father, and ask for inspiration through prayer.
Our Eternal Life
We are eternal beings. We lived as spirits before we were born and we will continue to live after we die.
Our Most Important Duty
(D&C 6:14-24) Elder Jeffrey R. Holland teaches about Our most important duty.
Our Work Is to Keep the Commandments
(D&C 11: 12-14) Elder David A. Bednar teaches how our work is to keep the commandments.
Overview of Church History
This video gives a brief introduction to the different time periods of Church history.
Patterns of Light: Spirit of Revelation
Elder David A. Bednar explains the patterns of light by which God communicates with us and how those patterns lead to the spirit of revelation.
Preparation of Joseph Smith: The First Vision
As an answer to a fervent prayer, Joseph Smith sees God the Father and Jesus Christ.
Proceed with Trust
Elder Richard G. Scott teaches the importance of proceeding with trust (D&C 9:7-9).
Prophets and Revelation - Hearing His Voice
A seminary class in Samoa learns that seeking revelation requires effort and action.
You can receive personal revelation from God by living His gospel and having the gift of the Holy Spirit.
Restoration of the Aaronic Priesthood
(D&C 13) Joseph Smith and Oliver Cowdery receive the Aaronic Priesthood by the hand of John the Baptist.
Seek the Lord
(D&C 1:14-16) A video showing the challenging choices that are placed before all people.
Special Witness - Elder Bednar
Elder Bednar recounts the restoration of the priesthood and bears his apostolic testimony of the events.
Testimony of the Witnesses
(Ether 5) Elder Dallin H. Oaks shares the significance of more than one witness to the Book of Mormon.
The Blessings of Scripture
As part of the 400th anniversary of the King James Bible, consider our blessings and responsibilities in having God's word so readily available.
The First Vision
President Gordon B. Hinckley teaches about the First Vision
The Great Apostasy
Wilford Woodruff's search for the true Church explains the Apostasy and need for the Restoration. It emphasizes four essential elements of the true Church that were lost because of the Great Apostasy.
The Message of the Restoration
Declare to the world that the fullness of the gospel of Jesus Christ was restored to the earth.
The Most Important Things to Learn
Spencer asks Elder David A. Bednar, "What is the most important thing we'll be learning about in seminary this year?"
The Plan of Salvation
Heavenly Father's plan of salvation is compared to a three-act play, showing that knowledge of the plan helps us in our everyday lives.
Joseph Smith's search for truth led to the First Vision and the Restoration of the gospel of Jesus Christ.
The Spirit of Revelation
Quote given by Elder David A. Bednar in the Sunday morning session of general conference on April 3, 2011.
The True and Living Church
(D&C 1:30) President Henry B. Eyring teaches about the True and Living Church.
Youth in the Vineyard Ward share how Christlike love has brought many peers to a knowledge of the gospel.
The Work of God
(D&C 3,10) Martin Harris tells a young man the story of the lost manuscript, emphasizing that the works, designs and purposes of God cannot be frustrated.
Thwarting Satan's Evil Designs
(D&C 10:20-27) Elder Joseph B. Wirthlin teaches the importance of thwarting Satan's evil designs.
The Savior has taught us to follow His example and serve others.
Voice of the Spirit
In a world full of noise and many voices, President James E. Faust invites us to listen to and follow the voice of the Spirit, which is calm and quiet and leads to eternal life.
We Lived with God
A renowned scientist testifies of our premortal life, our divine Creator, and the limitless perspective of eternal life.
Why Study the Doctrine and Covenants?
Rachel asks Elder David A. Bednar, "Why is it so important for us to study The Doctrine and Covenants and Church History?"