References come from more than 600 journals and other sources and are in 35 languages. By renaming ispart, byu honors the memory and lifes work of elder maxwell, said byu president cecil o. Byu religious studies center rsc for ios free download. It was established in 1975 under the direction of dean jeffrey r. Religious education at brigham young university assists individuals in their efforts to come unto christ by teaching the scriptures, doctrine, and. The brigham young university religious studies center has released the seventh book in the regional studies collector series, regional studies in latterday saint church history.
Brigham young university provo, ut 84602 8014226975. Reuben clark law school at brigham young university, one of the largest private universities in the united states. Religion scholar jana riess is on a mission to find out how millennials interact with the church of jesus christ of latterday saints. Wells edited the womans exponent, represented latterday saint women in national womens organizations, courageously defended her religion in the halls of congress, and helped mitigate antimormon sentiments, all before becoming relief. In 1997 farms was formally invited into brigham young university by president gordon b. This year alone, the center will have published 14 books, an output nearly doubling the average of the past five years. And the entity they created, the religious studies center, has flourished into the research and publishing arm of religious education at byu. Religion scholar studies why millennials leave lds church. The latest volume is a collection of scholarly papers on the history of the church of jesus christ of latterday saints in great britain.
Roundtable scripture discussions the book of mormon play all. In september 1985, at the request of holland, then byus president, the rsc began holding annual symposia on the book of mormon. The centers mission is to help secure the blessings of religious liberty for all, through scholarship, networking, educational. Holzapfel served as the publications director of the religious studies center at byu from 2006 to 2010, and as editor of the religious educator, a quarterly publication from 2000 to 2010. Faculty members from the byu religious education department discuss the writings and teachings of the book of mormon prophets in this 63part series. British isles subject for byu religious studies book. The byu rsc app gives you thousands of free, informative, gospelcentered articles, journals, and books from the religious studies center rsc library. Symbolism in the parable of the willing and unwilling two sons in matthew 21, in let us reason together provo. Thomas professor of law and editorinchief of byu studies, the premier latterday saint scholarly journal. Holland established this center as the research and publication arm of religious.
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Each of the halfhour episodes covers several chapters from the book of mormon. Religious studies center digital collections collections. Brigham young, university religious studies center. Periodicals, book, transcripts, and other material to strengthen faith in the restored gospel of jesus christ and engage the world of religious ideas. We want to share these publications to help promote faith, continued learning. Throughout his academic career, holzapfel received several awards including. Sep 08, 2015 how byu destroyed ancient book of mormon studies september 8, 2015 william hamblin patheos explore the worlds faith through different perspectives on religion and spirituality. Graduate studies former presidents home provo, ut, 84602.
How byu destroyed ancient book of mormon studies september 8, 2015 william hamblin patheos explore the worlds faith through different perspectives on. Jun 01, 2017 religion scholar jana riess is on a mission to find out how millennials interact with the church of jesus christ of latterday saints. The king james quotations in the book of mormon, the history of the text of the book of mormon. Richard charles neitzel holzapfel born 1954 is an american professor of church history and doctrine at brigham young university byu and an author on topics related to the church of jesus christ of latterday saints lds church, western and utah history, and the new testament.
Baugh is a professor and chair of the department of church history and doctrine at brigham young university, where he has been a fulltime faculty member since 1995. From the sermon on the mount to the posttemple didache, in a missing piece of the puzzle in. For information about our journal of book of mormon. Religious studies center and maxwell institute, 2015, 10322 the christus in context, byu studies quarterly, 54 no. Religious studies center books religious studies center.
Brigham young university s board of trustees recently approved the renaming of byus institute for the study and preservation of ancient religious texts ispart to the neal a. He is married to the former susan johnson, and they are the. We want to share these publications to help promote faith. Find the top 100 most popular items in amazon books best sellers. It has all the elements of a great saga, including that of early faithful missionaries preaching in eastern canada without purse or scrip in the 1830s and 1840s, and the exodus of early canadian converts who joined with the main body of the church in ohio, missouri, and illinois, and then trekked across. It continues to pursue its original charter to encourage and sponsor serious, faithful, gospelrelated scholarship and the ensuing publication of that scholarship. This database produced by the american theological library association includes information on topics such as biblical studies, world religions, church history, and religion in social issues. Publishing scholarship informed by the restored gospel of jesus christ since 1959.
Brigham young university byu, sometimes referred to colloquially as the y is a private research university located in provo, utah and owned by the church of jesus christ of latterday saints lds church. Connect with us facebook instagram twitter youtube subscribe to our newsletter. Browse all the outofprint publications of the religious studies center, the research and publication arm of religious education. Discover the best religious studies in best sellers. The religious studies center rsc releases new book, the. Byu studies is dedicated to publishing scholarly religious literature in the form of books, journals, and dissertations that is qualified, significant, and inspiring. Byu studies quarterly journals brigham young university. The religious studies center rsc at byu has regularly published landmark scholarship on latterday saint scripture, doctrine, history, and culture. Online religious studies courses offered free by top. Our publications page is currently under construction. Byu religious studies center rsc by brigham young university.
Science direct is the worlds largest electronic collection of science, technology, and medicine fulltext and bibliographic information. Popular religious studies books showing 150 of 9,502 the sacred and the profane. Brigham young university undergraduate catalog, 20072008. Religious education master of arts designed for individuals recommended by seminaries and institutes and religious studies master of arts for military chaplaincy candidates. It covers academic topics that are viewed from a mormon perspective. Foundation for ancient research and mormon studies byuorg. A native of sudbury, ontario, canada, professor bennett served in the texas mission from 1967 to 1969 and was a stake president in winnipeg, manitoba, from 1987 to 1996. The religious studies center is the research and publishing arm of religious education at brigham young university. This book narrates onehundred years of the church in the kingdom of tonga. Byu studies is dedicated to publishing scholarly religious literature in the form of books, journals, and dissertations that is. He graduated summa cum laude from byu and received masters and doctoral degrees in history from the university of wisconsinmadison. This library is exclusive to the rsc and is not available.
Farms functioned as its own research foundation until 2001 when it became a part of the institute for the study. The dean of religious education serves as the rscs director, and an associate dean oversees the two branches of the rsc. At 40, byu religious studies center looks back and ahead. He specializes in researching and writing about the missouri period of early church. As of 2018, holzapfel is working in the lds churchs missionary department as a. Our mission is to encourage, sponsor, and publish serious, faithful, gospelrelated materials. Online religious studies courses offered free by top colleges, universities and educators these free courses are not all necessarily from universities, but they can help broaden your horizons and help you understand religion whether or not the religion in question is one you practice. The religious studies center is a vital research and publications arm of religious education. A straight byu students perspective is finally available in print. These are researched and written by scholars, educators, church leaders, and historians.
It exists to seek out, encourage, and publish faithful gospel scholarship through sponsoring symposia and seminars. Founded in 2000, the international center for law and religion studies is part of the j. Professor bennett has served as codirector of research at the religious studies center since 2007 and is also academic editor of church history for byu studies. The religious studies center is the publishing arm of religious education at brigham young university. The religious studies center rsc is the research and publishing arm of religious education at brigham young university byu, sponsoring scholarship on latterday saint lds culture, history, scripture, and doctrine. Religious education offers two programs leading to a masters degree. This book gives a panoramic view of the rise and progress of the church in canada. How byu destroyed ancient book of mormon studies william.
He is a member of the mormon history association and the john whitmer historical association, having served as president of the latter organization in 20067. The religious studies center rsc is the research and publication arm of religious education. Religious studies center books byu religious studies center. This is simply put the most complete and accurate resource available anywhere on the church of jesus christ of latterday saints and homosexuality. We make a lot of assumptions about what young adults want. He received his bs from utah state university and his ma and phd degrees from brigham young university. Wells edited the womans exponent, represented latterday saint women in national womens organizations, courageously defended her religion in the halls of congress, and helped mitigate antimormon sentiments, all before. To access the maxwell institutes past materials, go to scholarsarchive.965 849 264 119 1435 923 1251 58 1596 609 399 6 601 800 1542 377 1160 1601 124 222 1633 267 659 543 541 575 179 2 760