REL 325 - The Doctrine & Covenants
Spring Semester 2021 - Class Schedule
(Tentative
for Online Assignments)
Br. Martins

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Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
April 2021
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Introduction
(video online)

Reading Assignments:
1. D&C sections 76 & 137
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Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
May 2021
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2. sections 77-78

3. sections 79-83
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4. sections 84-87
and
Paper: The Doctrine of the Priesthood and Gender Issues (2016)

Video #10: Introduction to Priesthood and Family
(2020)
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Weekly Quizzes
#1, #2 and #3
(on the Canvas System)
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5. sections 88-89

 Paper: Chocolate, Stem Cells, and Destroying Angels:
Contemporary Perspectives on the Word of Wisdom
(2003)
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6. sections 90-93

7. sections 94-99
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Weekly Quizzes
#4, #5 and #6
(on the Canvas System)

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8. sections 100-101

Optional essay: "To Be Learned is Good":
A Meditation on Priesthood and Time (2017)


10. sections 103-106
and
Video #11: Fundamental Principles of
the Law of Consecration and Stewardship
(2021)
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9. sections 102 & 107 and OD-2

PaperForty Years After 126 Years: Reflections from
an Aging Black Man in Zion
(2018)

Paper: The Doctrine of the Priesthood and Gender Issues (2016)

Essay: Insights on Names and Ordinances

Video #1: Insights on the Priesthood (2017)

Review Session for the Midterm Exam
(
Optional - Live discussion via Zoom - TBA)
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Weekly Quizzes
#7 and #8
(on the Canvas System)
Last two quizzes for the midterm exam
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Midterm Exam
(on the Canvas System)
Based on reading assignments #1 thru #8
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11. sections 108-110
and
Essay: Sealing by the Holy Spirit of Promise (2017)

Video: The Gospel of Abraham (2019)


12. sections 111-120

Essay: The Name of the Church:
A Matter of Identity and Doctrine
(2018)
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Weekly Quizzes
#9, #10 and #11
(on the Canvas System)
No Quiz #12
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Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
June 2021
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13. sections 121-122

Video: Instructions for the Response Paper
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Weekly Quizzes
#13
(on the Canvas System)
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14. sections 123-128

Video: Two Apostles Lead a Virtual Tour
of the Rome Italy Temple
 (2019)

and Paper:
The Body: First Stewardship
& Liahona of the Spirit (2014)

Video: Instructions for the Response Paper
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15. sections 129-130

Video #7: The Ministry of Angels in the Work of Salvation

16. section 131
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Weekly Quizzes
#14, #15 and #16
(on the Canvas System)
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Paper Due
(upload into Canvas)
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17. section 132; OD-1

and Essays: Sealing by the Holy Spirit of Promise (2017) &

Eternal Marriage: The Analogy of the Concrete Slab
(2015)

Video #3: Why Aspire to an Eternal Marriage? (2020)

Video #4: Remarks on Sealings (2020)

Video #2: Divorces and Sealings (2014)
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18. sections 133-136

19. section 138

Optional: Quotations about the Spirit World
(from REL 431H course)
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Weekly Quizzes
#17, #18 and #19
(on the Canvas System)
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Review Session for Final Exam
(
Optional - Live discussion via Zoom - TBA)
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Last Day
of Classes
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Final Exam
(on the Canvas System)
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Final Exam
(on the Canvas System)
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Graduation - Saturday, June 26
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