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The Lectures on faith in historical perspective

The Lectures on faith in historical perspective

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Published by Religious Studies Center, Brigham Young University, Distributed by Bookcraft in Provo, Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Smith, Joseph, 1805-1844,
  • Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints -- Doctrines,
  • Mormon Church -- Doctrines

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited with a preface by Larry E. Dahl and Charles D. Tate, Jr.
    SeriesReligious Studies Center monograph series ;, v. 15
    ContributionsDahl, Larry E., Tate, Charles D., Smith, Joseph, 1805-1844., Brigham Young University. Religious Studies Center.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBX8635 .L43 1990
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 310 p. ;
    Number of Pages310
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2224688M
    ISBN 100884947254
    LC Control Number89063802
    OCLC/WorldCa23146057

    The Book of Commandments was great, but what we REALLY NEED is "a perfect understanding of the doctrine believed by this society" (Messenger & Advocate, ) - so Lectures on Faith (Doctrine) were prepared by JS & added to the revelations (Covenants) to make D&C only to be REMOVED in


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The Lectures on Faith are among the oldest of LDS writings. They formed the basis for doctrinal studies in the School for the Elders during the winter of –35 and ever since have been highly valued in the Church.

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The Lectures On Faith constitute a substantial historical and doctrinal heritage from early Restoration years. Bringing together in one volume the background, the history, the text, and an informed and stimulating commentary, this book makes a major contribution to an understanding of the subject and therefore to the reader's efforts to live the great principle of faith in Jesus Christ.

The Lectures on Faith in Historical Perspective. From the "Preface": "The Lectures on Faith were first given to the School of the Elders in the early part of the winter of in Kirtland, Ohio, when the elders who had been out on missions returned to their homes for the season/5. The Lectures On Faith constitute a substantial historical and doctrinal heritage from early Restoration years.

Bringing together in one volume the background, the history, the text, and an informed and stimulating commentary, this book makes a major contribution to an understanding of the subject and therefore to the reader's efforts to live the great principle of faith in Jesus Christ.5/5(3).

The Lectures on Faith in Historical Perspective Reviewer Noel B. Reynolds This distinctive volume, which continues the Religious Studies Center's tradition of high production quality, may prove a landmark publication in three important senses.

Joseph Smith referred to the Lectures on Faith as “lectures on theology” (History of the Church 2: ; hereafter HC). There are seven of them. The Lectures on Faith is the popular title of a set of seven theological lectures delivered in the School of the Elders in Kirtland, Ohio, in the winter of – These lectures represent perhaps the earliest attempt to formulate a systematic Latter-day Saint theology, informed by the Book of Mormon and Joseph Smith’s early revelations.

The edition of the Doctrine and Covenants is the source text for this online edition of the Lectures on Faith. Though integrity to the original text is an overall priority, a small number of minor edits/updates have been made to this edition: Titles have been given to each lecture.

The Lectures on Faith in Historical PerspectiveLarry E. Dahl and Charles D. Tate, Jr., eds. Noel B. Reynolds Brigham Young University - Provo Follow this and additional works at: This Book Review is brought to you for free and open access by the All Journals at BYU : Noel B.

Reynolds. This seven-lecture series explores the foundations of faith in God, how it's developed, and ways it is practiced to benefit those having faith and those whom they serve. Although this first work served the church well for decades, it was meant originally to be /5(). Joseph Smith Jr., Prepared under the direction of the Prophet Joseph Smith, these seven lectures on faith helped early Church leaders and missionaries incorporate the most fundamental principle of the Gospel with greater understanding than ever before.

Prepared under the direction of /5. The Lectures On Faith constitute a substantial historical and doctrinal heritage from early Restoration years. Bringing together in one volume the background, the history, the text, and an informed and stimulating commentary, this book makes a major contribution to an understanding of the subject and therefore to the reader's efforts to live the great principle of faith in Jesus : Deseret Book Company.

Get this from a library. The Lectures on faith in historical perspective. [Larry E Dahl; Charles D Tate; Joseph Smith, Jr.; Brigham Young University.

Religious Studies Center.;]. Preface to The Lectures on Faith in Historical Perspective, ed. Larry E. Dahl and Charles D. Tate Jr.

(Provo, UT: Religious Studies Center, Brigham Young University), ix. The Lectures on Faith were first given to the School of the Elders in the early part of the winter of –35 in Kirtland, Ohio, when the elders who had been out on missions returned to their homes for the season.

The Lectures on Faith are illustrative of this phenomenon: they come from a formative period of our history but make known truths which, when carefully studied and fully appreciated, would be considered a part of the mature Joseph Smith and the Nauvoo Church.

The Lectures On Faith are among the oldest of LDS writings. They formed the basis for doctrinal studies in the School for Elders during the winter of and ever since have been highly valued in the Church.

This book first explored the authorship and history of the lectures, addressing such questions such as what they are, who wrote them, who delivered them, and when they were given.

Did you know that the Lectures on Faith were published in the forepart of the Doctrine and Covenants in all editions from until. Although the lectures are not currently published as part of the standard works, it is evident that they were held in high esteem by the Prophet Joseph Smith and those that followed him.5/5(3).

“Lecture 5,” in The Lectures on Faith in Historical Perspective, ed. Larry E. Dahl and Charles D. Tate Jr. (Provo, UT: Religious Studies Center, Brigham Young University), 83– 1. In our former lectures we treated the being, character, perfections, and attributes of God.

The book contains the seven lectures on Faith delivered at the school of the Prophets in Kirtland, Ohio. Excellent letures on the nature of faith, as taught by the Prophet Joseph Smith. Also contains a historical sketch of the same by Dr. John A. Widtsoe, a treatise on "True Faith" by Orson Pratt and a bibliography on Melchizedek by Ariel L /5(4).

The Lectures On Faith constitute a substantial historical and doctrinal heritage from early Restoration years. Bringing together in one volume the background, the history, the text, and an informed and stimulating commentary, this book makes a major contribution to an understanding of the subject and therefore to the reader's efforts to live Brand: Deseret Book Company.

Lectures on Faith. "Lectures on Faith" is a set of seven lectures on the doctrine and theology of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, first published as the doctrine portion of the edition of the canonical Doctrine and Covenants, but later removed from.

The Lectures on Faith in Historical Perspective. Provo, Utah: BYU Religious Studies Center, pp., appendices, indices. This book constitutes volume 15 in the Religious Studies Center Monograph Series. 1 In our former lectures we treated of the being, character, perfections and attributes of God.

What we mean by perfections, is, the perfections which belong to all the attributes of his nature. We shall, in this lecture speak of the Godhead: we mean the Father, Son and Holy Spirit. The Lectures on Faith in Historical Perspective Larry E. Dahl and Charles D.

Tate, Jr., eds. Authors Noel B. Reynolds, Brigham Young University - Provo FollowAuthor: Noel B. Reynolds. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for The Lectures on Faith in Historical Perspective (Monograph Series Volume 15) at Read honest 5/5. Reynolds, Noel B. Review of The Lectures on Faith in Historical Perspective, edited by Larry E.

Dahl and Charles D. Tate. BYU Studies 32 (Winter & Spring ) Van Wagoner, Richard S.; Steven C. Walker; and Allen D. Roberts. "The "Lectures on Faith': A Case Study in Decanonization." Dialogue 20 (Fall ) LARRY E.

DAHL. The Lectures on Faith in Historical Perspective|By Charles D. Tate, Jr., Larry E. Dahl. Available on Bookshelf Plus. The Lectures On Faith constitute a substantial historical and doctrinal heritage from early Restoration years. Bringing together in one volume the background, the history, the text, and an informed and stimulating commentary.

The Lectures on Faith in Historical Perspective by Larry E. Dahl & Charles D. Tate, Jr., editors and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at “The Case for Sidney Rigdon as Author of the Lectures on Faith,” Journal of Mormon History, Vol.

31 (No. 3, Fall),1– This Peer-Reviewed Article is brought to you for free and open access by BYU ScholarsArchive. It has been accepted for inclusion in All Faculty Publications by an authorized administrator of BYU ScholarsArchive.

LED -- Authoriship and History Lecture 1 BRM Faith in God GNL Faith in the Lord Jesus Christ Faith Diagrams from GNL KWP Faith in the Lord Jesus Christ Lecture 2 JFM Chosen Vessels and the Order of the Priesthood JRH The Grandeur of God HBE Faith and Keys Lecture 3 Lecture 4 BRM Faith and the Nature of God DAB The Character of ChristFile Size: 3MB.

In sharp contrast with the idea espoused by historical Christianity that God is an incomprehensible mystery, this lecture declares that our faith in God cannot exceed our knowledge of him. To exercise faith in God we must first have "a correct idea of his character, perfections, and attributes," the Prophet declared (Lecture ).

But the history of the Lectures on Faith are a cautionary tale for members of the Church that illustrates the dangers of historical forgetting. It was common knowledge in the 19th century that the lectures were written by Sidney Rigdon, but by the mid-twentieth century it was thought that the Prophet Joseph Smith had penned : Gale Boyd.

Dahl, Larry E. “Authorship and History of the Lectures on Faith.” In The Lectures on Faith in Historical Perspective, edited by Larry E. Dahl and Charles D. Tate Jr., 1– Provo, UT: Religious Studies Center, Brigham Young University, Theology. Doctrine and Covenants and Book of Mormon geography Larry Dahl and Charles Tate, The Lectures on Faith in Historical Perspective (Provo: BYU Religious Studies Center, ).

Review of Dahl and Tate by Kevin Barney, By Common Consent, 4 November off-site. Get this from a library. Lectures on faith: delivered to the School of the Prophets in Kirtland, Ohio, [Joseph Smith, Jr.] -- Seven lectures, first published by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints ; included as the fore-part of the Doctrine and Covenants between and Although authorship of the Lectures.

But the history of the Lectures on Faith are a cautionary tale for members of the church that illustrates the dangers of historical forgetting.

It was common knowledge in the 19th century that the lectures were written by Sidney Rigdon, but by the mid-twentieth century it was thought that the Prophet Joseph Smith had penned them.

Lecture of Faith 5 teaches the Father is "a personage of spirit" Summary: Lectures on Faith, which used to be part of the Doctrine and Covenants, teach that God is a Smith's later teachings contradict this. More generally, critics argue that Joseph Smith taught an essentially "trinitarian" view of the Godhead until the mid s, thus proving the Joseph was "making it up" as he.

Around years ago, when the Pentecostal movement began to grow rapidly, B. Warfield (among others) noticed some beliefs and practices of the movement that were quite unbiblical.

In fact, he gave a series of lectures on miracles, healing, gifts, etc. at Columbia Theological Seminary. Those lectures are now found in his book, Counterfeit. Lectures on Faith is deceptively simplistic without intending to be so. It's very short, about seventy-five pages. However, gospel principles relating to the Plan of Salvation; the creation; family order, obligations, and accountability; and missionary work are so skillfully woven through the text that a cursory reading belies the depth of the doctrine/5().

This special audiobook edition of the Lectures on Faith from Zion's Camp Books has been prepared especially with you in mind. It is narrated as a book, rather than with chapter and verse numbers as in the print edition.

This will give you the greatest enjoyment as you listen to the words of the prophets and learn about faith.Coronavirus: A Biblical, Historical Perspective As COVID suspends public life around the world, Austrian Christian Hofreiter reminds us of "the many times in history where the light of Christian charity has shone with dazzling brightness amidst dark times of infectious disease and societal upheaval.".The Lectures on Faith are a series of seven theological presentations made to the School of the Elders held in Kirtland, Ohio, during the winter of – For more than eighty years these lectures were printed with the Revelation of God to Joseph Smith inn every .