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Lecture

Highlights

Enjoy videos and transcripts of a variety of lectures on the history of the Church.

Featured Lectures:

Fire on Ice: The Story of Icelandic Latter-day Saints at Home and Abroad

Presented by Fred Woods

Between 1855 and 1914, hundreds of people joined the Church in Iceland. In fact, the first Icelanders to leave their beloved homeland and immigrate to the United States of America were these converts, who were eager to join with the Saints in Utah.

China, Japan, and Utah: The Transnational Passages of a Mormon Family

Presented by Melissa Inouye

Looking at the Chinese and Japanese roots of one large Mormon Asian-American family illuminates how Mormonism has provided a framework to which global Mormon pioneers have anchored their lives since World War II.

Prophecies Precede History

Presented by Néstor Curbelo

Book of Mormon prophets spoke about the spiritual destiny of the people who would come to the American continent. Néstor Curbelo will review the history of convert pioneers in Latin American countries, showing that the experiences of these people help to fulfill the inspired revelations and prophecies of the ancient prophets.