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Book of Mormon

Chapter 1: How we got the Book of Mormon

Chapter 2: Lehi Warns the People

Chapter 3: Lehi Leaves Jerusalem

Chapter 4: The Brass Plates

Chapter 5: Traveling in the Wilderness

Chapter 6: Lehi's Dream

Chapter 7: Building the Ship

Chapter 8: Crossing the Sea

Chapter 9: A New Home in the Promised Land

Chapter 10: Jacob and Sherem

Chapter 11: Enos

Chapter 12: King Benjamin

Chapter 13: Zeniff

Chapter 14: Abinadi and King Noah

Chapter 15: Alma Teaches and Baptizes

Chapter 16: King Limhi and His People Escape

Chapter 17: Alma and His People Escape

Chapter 18: Alma the Younger Repents

Chapter 19: The Sons of Mosiah Become Missionaries

Chapter 20: Alma and Nehor

Chapter 21: The Amlicites

Chapter 22: Alma's Mission to Ammonihah

Chapter 23: Ammon: A Great Servant

Chapter 24: Ammon Meets King Lamoni's Father

Chapter 25: Aaron Teaches King Lamoni's Father

Chapter 26: The People of Ammon

Chapter 27: Korihor

Chapter 28: The Zoramites and the Rameumptom

Chapter 29: Alma Teaches about Faith and the Word of God

Chapter 30: Alma Counsels His Sons

Chapter 31: Captain Moroni Defeats Zerahemnah

Chapter 32: Captain Moroni and the Title of Liberty

Chapter 33: King-Men versus Freemen

Chapter 34: Helaman and the 2,000 Young Warriors

Chapter 35: Captain Moroni and Pahoran

Chapter 36: Hagoth

Chapter 37: Nephi and Lehi in Prison

Chapter 38: The Murder of the Chief Judge

Chapter 39: Nephi Receives Great Power

Chapter 40: Samuel the Lamanite Tells about Jesus Christ

Chapter 41: The Signs of Christ's Birth

Chapter 42: The Signs of Christ's Crucifixion

Chapter 43: Jesus Christ Appears to the Nephites

Chapter 44: Jesus Christ Blesses the Children

Chapter 45: Jesus Christ Teaches about the Sacrament and Prayer

Chapter 46: Jesus Christ Teaches and Prays with the Nephites

Chapter 47: Jesus Christ Blesses His Disciples

Chapter 48: Peace in America

Chapter 49: Mormon and His Teachings

Chapter 50: The Jaredites Leave Babel

Chapter 51: The Jaredites Travel to the Promised Land

Chapter 52: The Destruction of the Jaredites

Chapter 53: Moroni and His Teachings

Chapter 54: The Promise of the Book of Mormon

Additional Resources (Book of Mormon)

Travels of Lehi's Family

Christ Comes to America

Travels of the Jaredites

New Testament

Introduction: Our Heavenly Father's Plan

Chapter 1: Elisabeth and Zacharias

Chapter 2: Mary and the Angel

Chapter 3: John the Baptist Is Born

Chapter 4: Joseph and the Angel

Chapter 5: Jesus Christ Is Born

Chapter 6: Presentation at the Temple

Chapter 7: The Wise Men

Chapter 8: Wicked King Herod

Chapter 9: The Boy Jesus

Chapter 10: Jesus Is Baptized

Chapter 11: Jesus Is Tempted

Chapter 12: The Wedding in Cana

Chapter 13: Jesus and His Heavenly Father's House

Chapter 14: Nicodemus

Chapter 15: The Woman at the Well

Chapter 16: The Leader's Son

Chapter 17: Angry People in Nazareth

Chapter 18: Jesus Chooses His Apostles

Chapter 19: The Sermon on the Mount

Chapter 20: Jesus Teaches about Prayer

Chapter 21: Jesus Commands the Winds and the Waves

Chapter 22: The Man with the Evil Spirits

Chapter 23: The Man Who Could Not Walk

Chapter 24: Jairus's Daughter is Raised from the Dead

Chapter 25: A Woman Touches Jesus's Clothes

Chapter 26: Jesus Forgives a Woman

Chapter 27: Doing His Father's Work on Earth

Chapter 28: Jesus Feeds 5,000 People

Chapter 29: Jesus Walks on the Water

Chapter 30: The Bread of Life

Chapter 31: Jesus Heals a Deaf Man

Chapter 32: Peter Testifies of Christ

Chapter 33: Appearing in Glory: The Transfiguration

Chapter 34: The Boy with an Evil Spirit

Chapter 35: The Good Samaritan

Chapter 36: Jesus Tells Three Parables

The First Parable: The Lost Sheep

The Second Parable: The Lost Coin

The Third Parable: The Lost Son

Chapter 37: The Ten Lepers

Chapter 38: The Pharisee and the Publican

Chapter 39: Jesus Heals a Blind Man

Chapter 40: The Good Shepherd

Chapter 41: Jesus Blesses the Children

Chapter 42: The Rich Young Man

Chapter 43: Jesus Brings Lazarus Back to Life

Chapter 44: The Savior Goes to Jerusalem

Chapter 45: The Widow's Mites

Chapter 46: The Second Coming

Chapter 47: The Ten Virgins

Chapter 48: The Talents

Chapter 49: The First Sacrament

Chapter 50: Other Teachings at the Last Supper

Chapter 51: Jesus Suffers in the Garden of Gethsemane

Chapter 52: The Trials of Jesus

Chapter 53: Jesus Is Crucified

Chapter 54: Jesus Is Risen

Chapter 55: The Apostles Lead the Church

Chapter 56: Peter Heals a Man

Chapter 57: Wicked Men Kill Stephan

Chapter 58: Simon and the Priesthood

Chapter 59: Saul Learns about Jesus

Chapter 60: Peter Brings Tabitha Back to Life

Chapter 61: Paul and Silas in Prison

Chapter 62: Paul Obeys the Holy Ghost

Chapter 63: Paul Finishes His Mission

Additional Resources (New Testament)

After the New Testament

Words to Know

Places to Know

Other Places to Know

People to Know

Photographs of the Holy Land

New Testament Time Line

Old Testament

The Creation of the Earth

Adam and Eve

Adam and Eve's Family

Enoch the Prophet

Noah and His Family

The Tower of Babel

Abraham and Sarah


Abraham and Isaac

Jacob and Esau

Jacob and His Family

Joseph's Inspired Dreams

Joseph in Egypt

Joseph and the Famine

Baby Moses

Moses the Prophet

The Plagues of Egypt

The Passover

The Israelites in the Wilderness

Moses on Mount Sinai

Moses and the Brass Serpent

Joshua the Prophet

Rahab and the Spies

Deborah the Prophetess

The Army of Gideon

Ruth and Naomi


Samuel the Prophet

Young David

David and Goliath

King David

Elijah the Prophet

Elijah and the Priests of Baal

The Lord Speaks to Elijah

Elisha the Prophet

Elisha Heals Naaman

Elisha and the Lord's Army

Jonah the Prophet


King Josiah

Isaiah the Prophet

Jeremiah the Prophet

Daniel and His Friends

Daniel and the King's Dream

Shadrach, Meschack, and Abed-nego

Daniel and the Lions' Den

Queen Esther

Malachi the Prophet

Doctrine and Covenants

Chapter 1: Joseph Smith and His Family: 1805-1820

Chapter 2: Joseph Smith's First Vision: 1820

Chapter 3: The Angel Moroni and the Gold Plates: 1823-1827

Chapter 4: Martin Harris and the Lost Pages: 1827-1828

Chapter 5: Joseph Smith and Oliver Cowdery: February - April 1829

Chapter 6: Joseph and Oliver Are Given the Priesthood: May 1829

Chapter 7: Witnesses See the Gold Plates: 1829-1830

Chapter 8: Getting ready for the Church of Jesus Christ: April 1830

Chapter 9: Organization of the Church of Jesus Christ: 6 April 1830

Chapter 10: The First Miracle in the Church: April 1830

Chapter 11: More People Join the Church: April-June 1830

Chapter 12: Samuel Smith's Mission: June 1830

Chapter 13: Joseph and Emma: July 1830

Chapter 14: The Prophet and Revelations for the Church: September 1830

Chapter 15: A Mission to the Lamanites: September 1830

Chapter 16: Joseph Smith and Sidney Rigdon Learn about Zion: 1830

Chapter 17: The First Bishops of the Church: February and December 1831

Chapter 18: The Law of the Church: 9 February 1831

Chapter 19: The Second Coming of Jesus Christ

Chapter 20: Gifts of the Spirit: 8 March 1831

Chapter 21: A Revelation to Settle in Missouri: May-June 1831

Chapter 22: Saints Begin to Settle in Missouri: July-August 1831

Chapter 23: The Doctrine and Covenants: August-November 1831

Chapter 24: Parents Should Teach Their Children: November 1831

Chapter 25: Joseph Smith and Sidney Rigdon Go on a Mission: December 1831-January 1832

Chapter 26: The Three Kingdoms of Heaven: 16 February 1832

Chapter 27: The Prophet Continues His Work Despite Persecution: March 1832

Chapter 28: The Prophet Joseph Goes to Missouri Again: March-May 1832

Chapter 29: A Revelation about the Priesthood: September 1832

Chapter 30: A Revelation about War: 25 December 1832

Chapter 31: The Word of Wisdom: February 1833

Chapter 32: The Church of Jesus Christ in Kirtland: 1833-1834

Chapter 33: A Revelation about Jesus Christ: May 1833

Chapter 34: God Warns the People of Zion: July-August 1833

Chapter 35: The Saints Leave Jackson County, Missouri: September-December 1833

Chapter 36: Zion's Camp: February-June 1834

Chapter 37: Priesthood Leaders: February-March 1835

Chapter 38: The Pearl of Great Price

Chapter 39: The Kirtland Temple Is Dedicated: January-March 1836

Chapter 40: Visions in the Kirtland Temple: April 1836

Chapter 41: Trouble in Kirtland: 1837-1838

Chapter 42: Far West, Missouri: January-July 1838

Chapter 43: Jesus Christ Names His Church: April 1838

Chapter 44: Tithing: July 1838

Chapter 45: More Mobs in Missouri: 1838-1839

Chapter 46: Joseph Smith in Liberty Jail: November 18

Chapter 47: The Saints Leave Missouri: Winter 1839

Chapter 48: Joseph Smith Asks the President for Help: March-November 1839

Chapter 49: Missionaries in Other Lands: June 1837-October 1841

Chapter 50: The Saints in Nauvoo: January-July 1841

Chapter 51: The First Endowments: May 1842

Chapter 52: The Relief Society: March 1842

Chapter 53: Trouble in Nauvoo: May-August 1842

Chapter 54: God and Angels: February-April 1843

Chapter 55: A Revelation about Marriage: July 1843

Chapter 56: More Trouble for the Saints: 1843-1844

Chapter 57: The Prophet Is Killed: June 1844

Chapter 58: A New Leader for the Church: July August 1844

Chapter 59: Endowments Are Performed in the Nauvoo Temple: November 1845- February 1846

Chapter 60: The Saints Leave Nauvoo: September 1845-September 1846

Chapter 61: The Mormon Battalion: June 1846-July 1847

Chapter 62: The Saints Establish Winter Quarters: 1846-1847

Chapter 63: The Pioneers go to the Salt Lake Valley: April-July 1847

Chapter 64: The Saints in the Rocky Mountains: Beginning in July 1847

Chapter 65: The Church of Jesus Christ Today

Additional Resources (Doctrine and Covenants)

Map 1: Where the Church Started

Map 2: Ohio and Missouri

Map 3: Nauvoo, Council Bluffs, and Winter Quarters

Map 4: Settlement in Utah

Map 5: Movement of the Saints in Early Church History

Words to Know

Places to Know

People to Know

Scenes from Church History

Presidents of the Church