Standard Works

Bible and Triple Combination

Standard Works


The standard works are the volumes of scripture officially accepted by the Church, including the Holy Bible, Book of Mormon, Doctrine and Covenants, and Pearl of Great Price.

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Scripture References

Scripture Study Resources

Messages from Church Leaders

Additional Messages


“Ministry of Thomas S. Monson: The New Publication of the Standard Works”

“The Blessings of Scripture”

Learning Resources

Church Magazines

Kristen G. Walton, “13 Ways to Study the Scriptures,” Ensign, April 2015

Holly Van Woerkom Munson, “Finding Power in the Scriptures,” Ensign, August 2012

Joy in the Scriptures,” Ensign, August 2009

Julie Wardell, “Standard Works,” Friend, February 1989

Pat Graham, “Sharing Time: Search the Scriptures,” Friend, February 1985

Wm. James Mortimer, “The Coming Forth of the LDS Editions of Scripture,” Ensign, August 1983

Becki Prengel, “Seven Easy Steps to Daily Scripture Reading or How to Win Blessings and Influence Skeptics,” New Era, January 1979

James R. Clark, “Our Pearl of Great Price: From Mission Pamphlet to Standard Work,” Ensign, August 1976

Ed J. Pinegar, “Teaching Our Children to Love the Scriptures,” Ensign, February 1973

Study Manuals

In the News

Scriptures Committee Announces ‘Exciting Developments’ in Standard Works Translations,” Church News

Church Updates Spanish Edition of Standard Works,” Church News

Reverence for the Bible,” Newsroom

Approaching Mormon Doctrine,” Newsroom

Teachings of Presidents of the Church



Scriptures,” Music with a Message, episode 21