Author Archives for The Maxwell Institute

2022 Annual Lecture Available on YouTube

November 30, 2022 9:52 am Published by Comments Off on 2022 Annual Lecture Available on YouTube

Adam S. Miller's lecture, "The Necessity of God: First person, Present Tense, Imperative Mood" is now available for viewing on YouTube. In his lecture, Miller talks about Tim Farnsworth, a man who cannot stop walking from the fictional book The Unnamed. Miller said that everyone has different crosses to bear, and although we cannot change them, like Farnsworth cannot stop walking, we have to learn how to love and accept these challenges in order to connect to God.


Seeking Applicants for the Annual Summer Seminar on Latter-day Saint Theology, “The Demands of Justice: Reading Alma 34”

November 28, 2022 11:50 am Published by Comments Off on Seeking Applicants for the Annual Summer Seminar on Latter-day Saint Theology, “The Demands of Justice: Reading Alma 34”

In the summer of 2023, the Latter-day Saint Theology Seminar, in partnership with the Laura F. Willes Center for Book of Mormon Studies and the Neal A. Maxwell Institute for Religious Scholarship at Brigham Young University, will sponsor a summer seminar for graduate students and faculty devoted to reading Alma 34.


Ancient Christians Available Now

November 26, 2022 6:44 pm Published by Comments Off on Ancient Christians Available Now

Ancient Christians: An Introduction for Latter-day Saints is a historical and theological window on Christianity’s first six centuries and beyond. It invites Latter-day Saints to encounter ancient followers of Jesus Christ, to hear what they heard, see what they saw, understand how they worshipped, and learn what they believed. Readers will come to see early Christian women and men as our sisters and brothers, fellow disciples of the Lord Jesus Christ.


Abide: Jonah and Micah

November 21, 2022 12:01 am Published by Comments Off on Abide: Jonah and Micah

One of my favorite sermons in the history of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints is a sermon […]