Contents
    Footnotes

    “Contents,” Ensign, May 2000, 2–3

    Ensign

    May 2000

    Volume 30 Number 5

    Conference Tapes Available

    Cassette tape recordings of conference sessions are available for meetinghouse libraries from all English-language distribution centers, generally within two months following conference. Recordings for the deaf (videocassettes with a signing inset) and for the visually impaired (slow-speed audiocassette tapes) are available from Special Curriculum, 50 East North Temple Street, Salt Lake City, Utah 84150-3200, United States of America.

    Conference Talks on Internet

    To access general conference talks on the Internet, visit the Church’s official Web site: www.lds.org.

    Visiting Teaching

    There are no designated visiting teaching messages printed in the May and November general conference issues of the Ensign. After prayerfully considering the needs of the sisters they visit, visiting teachers are to choose as the message for those months a general conference address that would meet the needs of the sisters.

    General Conference Music

    Saturday Morning, 1 April 2000, General Session
    Music by the Mormon Tabernacle Choir, directed by Craig Jessop, Mack Wilberg, and Barlow Bradford, with organist John Longhurst: “The Morning Breaks” (Hymns, no. 1); “Redeemer of Israel” (arr. Wilberg, published by Hinshaw [ASCAP]; Hymns, no. 6); “We Love Thy House, O God” (Hymns, no. 247); “How Firm a Foundation” (Hymns, no. 85); “Jesus, the Very Thought of Thee” (Hymns, no. 141); “Come, O Thou King of Kings” (arr. Kasen, published by Jackman; Hymns, no. 59).

    Saturday Afternoon, 1 April 2000, General Session
    Music by a combined choir from Brigham Young University, directed by Ronald Staheli and Rosalind Hall, with organist Bonnie Goodliffe: “Guide Us, O Thou Great Jehovah” (arr. Hall, unpublished; Hymns, no. 83); “Behold the Wounds in Jesus’ Hands” (Pearson/Naylor, published by Jackman); “Now Let Us Rejoice” (Hymns, no. 3); “More Holiness Give Me” (arr. Staheli, published by Jackman; Hymns, no. 131).

    Saturday Evening, 1 April 2000, Priesthood Session
    Music by the Mormon Tabernacle Choir and a choir of returned missionaries, directed by Craig Jessop and Mack Wilberg, with organist Richard Elliott: “Let Zion in Her Beauty Rise” (arr. Wilberg, unpublished; Hymns, no. 41); “Praise to the Man” (arr. Wilberg, unpublished; Hymns, no. 27); “Ye Elders of Israel” (Hymns, no. 319); “Beautiful Savior” (arr. Wilberg, unpublished; Children’s Songbook, 62).

    Sunday Morning, 2 April 2000, General Session
    Music by the Mormon Tabernacle Choir, directed by Craig Jessop, with organist Clay Christiansen: “Let Earth’s Inhabitants Rejoice” (Hymns, no. 53); “Press Forward, Saints” (arr. Bradford, published by Deseret Book; Hymns, no. 81); “How Great the Wisdom and the Love” (Hymns, no. 195); “Israel, Israel, God Is Calling” (Hymns, no. 7); “Come, Come, Ye Saints” (arr. Cornwall, published by Jackman; Hymns, no. 30); “The Spirit of God” (arr. Wilberg, published by Deseret Book; Hymns, no. 2).

    Sunday Afternoon, 2 April 2000, General Session
    Music by the Mormon Tabernacle Choir, directed by Craig Jessop and Barlow Bradford, with organist Linda Margetts: “Rejoice, the Lord Is King!” (arr. Bradford, unpublished; Hymns, no. 66); “Come unto Him” (Hymns, no. 114); “We Thank Thee, O God, for a Prophet” (Hymns, no. 19); “Sing We Now at Parting” (arr. Wilberg, unpublished; Hymns, no. 156).

    On the covers: Front and back: The First Vision, by Gary L. Kapp, oil on canvas, 40″ x 36″, 1998. Courtesy of Douglas and Janice Kapp Perry. Inside front: Resurrection Morning, photo by Steven Edwards. Courtesy of Museum of Church History and Art, Fifth International Art Competition. Inside back: Christ’s Triumphal Entry, by Robert T. Barrett, oil on board, 28″ x 34″, 1996.

    Photos of conference were taken by Jed Clark, Craig Dimond, John Luke, Welden Andersen, Matt Reier, Tamra Ratieta, Lana Leishman, Allexis Duce.