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6 study guides to help your family dive into the Book of Mormon

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Sometimes we need a hand when studying the scriptures. The language can be difficult to translate into modern vernacular, the names can be so similar it’s confusing, and ancient cultural practices are unknown to most of us. Here are some Book of Mormon study guides your whole family can benefit from.

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The Book of Mormon Study Guide: Start to Finish

The Book of Mormon Study Guide: Start to Finish is a comprehensive, question-and-answer commentary that draws from thousands of the very best insights on the scriptures, including those from General Authorities, Church magazines and manuals, respected scholarly commentaries, scripture reference books, and other publications. This definitive volume brings the most unique, compelling, and insightful comments on the Book of Mormon together into one place to help you get more out of your personal scripture study. As we ask inspired questions and seek a deeper understanding of the scriptures, we invite personal revelation to help us in our challenging and ever-changing journey of life.

The Book of Mormon for Latter-day Saint Families

This beautifully bound book contains the full text of the Book of Mormon in large type and an easy-to-read design. In the footnotes of this indispensable volume, hard-to-understand words are defined in simple terms, important concepts are explained and developed, and questions to ponder and discuss are asked of young readers.

The Book of Mormon for Young Readers

The Book of Mormon for Young Readers presents key scripture stories in an abridged, creative, and engaging format designed to make it easy for children to understand and love the scriptures! Young readers (ages 7–12) can enjoy the scriptures on their own and establish a habit of personal scripture study, which will strengthen their faith and their resolve to live the gospel.

Don’t Miss This in the Book of Mormon

You’ve read the Book of Mormon before, but Emily Belle Freeman and David Butler, hosts of the popular YouTube scripture-study channel Don't Miss This, have created a new approach that will change the way you read your scriptures.

These great teachers’ love for the scriptures is contagious, and they explore the significance of one verse from each chapter of the Book of Mormon, showing you how to dig deep and find personal application of God’s word. Along with short, devotional-style lessons, their invitations will lead you to a more meaningful personal study of the Book of Mormon and vibrant discussions with your family and friends about its teachings. You may also enjoy looking for your personal “don't miss this” verses as you study on your own.

The Book of Mormon Family Reader

The Book of Mormon Family Reader will help your family discover and discuss the eternal doctrine found in the Book of Mormon, drawing you closer together as a family and closer to Christ. This new abridged format suited for every age and stage of life makes meaningful scripture study an attainable goal for every family.

Illustrated Book of Mormon Stories

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Find out the answers to these and other questions in this vividly illustrated reader for the entire family. Expressive illustrations, color photographs, background information, and definitions will help your family understand the significance of each scripture story. A section on the gold plates and how they came to be translated and published as the Book of Mormon is also included. Perfect for bedtime stories, individual reading, family scripture study, or home evening, this beautiful, timeless volume is a treasured addition to any Latter-day Saint home library.

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