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Book Of Mormon Insights - Letting God Prevail in Your Life

This volume is an anthology of essays written by Book of Mormon scholars and educators that encourages readers to take a fresh look at Book of Mormon teachings, stories, and people. It contains a wealth of knowledge, insights, and concepts that will enrich one's understanding and appreciation of the ancient record. An appendix of quotations by leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints highlights numerous specific blessings and promises associated with reading and studying the Book of Mormon.

About the Author

Kenneth L. Alford is a professor of Church history and doctrine. After serving almost thirty years on active duty in the United States Army, he retired as a colonel in 2008. He earned a BA in political science from Brigham Young University, an MA in international relations from the University of Southern California, an MA from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, and a PhD in computer science from George Mason University.

Krystal V. L. Pierce is an assistant professor in the Department of Ancient Scripture at Brigham Young University, where she teaches classes on the Book of Mormon, Bible, and ancient Near Eastern studies. She received a PhD in Egyptian archaeology and Near Eastern languages and cultures from UCLA and an MA and BA in Near Eastern studies from UC Berkeley.

Mary Jane Woodger is a professor of Church history and doctrine at Brigham Young University. After obtaining a bachelor’s degree in home economics education, she then completed her master of education degree at Utah State University and received a doctor of education degree in educational leadership from Brigham Young University, with a minor in Church history and doctrine.

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