Conference capsules


Life is a school of experience, a time of probation. We learn as we bear our afflictions and live through our heartaches. (page 18) - President Thomas S. Monson


Becoming angry is a conscious choice, a decision, therefore, we can make the choice not to become angry. (page 22) - Elder Lynn G. Robbins

Articles of Faith

The Articles of Faith were not the work of a team of scholars, but were authored by a single, inspired man who declared comprehensively and concisely the essential doctrines of the gospel of Jesus Christ. (page 9) - Elder L. Tom Perry

Born again

As we understand the scriptures, our answer to whether we have been born again is clearly `yes.' (page 19) - Elder Dallin H. Oaks


There are some of other faiths who do not regard us as Christians. That is not important. How we regard ourselves is what is important. (page 6) - President Gordon B. Hinckley

The question is: Do our outward devotions translate into a Christlike life? (page 8) - Bishop Richard C. Edgley


When our converts come "alive" in the gospel they soon come "alive" as students, as parents, in their professions and as citizens. (page 11) - Elder Richard E. Cook

Eternal perspective

Seeing life from an eternal perspective helps us focus our limited mortal energies on the things that matter most. (page 8) - Elder Joseph B. Wirthlin

Family history

A new era of family history work has arrived. The way is opening by which we can obey His will and provide welding links between all dispensations and generations. (page 10) - Elder Russell M. Nelson

Holy Ghost

It is only through the power of the Holy Ghost that we can bridge the gap between uncertainty and certainty. (page 23) - Elder Richard E. Turley Sr.


The home serves as the great laboratory for practicing and teaching selflessness. (page 11) - Elder Dale E. Miller

Jesus Christ

We want to come unto Christ because it is only in Him and through Him that we can return to the Father. (page 20) - Sister Margaret D. Nadauld


No one who truly understands the significance of Church membership has any hesitancy in making . . . adjustments to receive the blessings of worthy fellowship in His kingdom. (page 21) - Elder Richard G. Scott


To the Savior's . . . admonition `If you love me, keep my commandments' our response should be clear and unequivocal. (page 23) - Elder Donald L. Staheli

Ordinances and Covenants

Ordinances and covenants help us to remember who we are and our duty to God. They are the vehicles the Lord has provided to conduct us into eternal life. (page 7) - President James E. Faust


Parents must realize their responsibility and willingly assume it. The joy and happiness that will result is indescribable. (page 20) - Elder W. Eugene Hansen


Peace that endures is not dependent upon outside forces that are beyond our control. (page 9) - Sister Anne G. Wirthlin

Relief Society

The defenses of the home and family are greatly reinforced when the wife, the mother, and daughters belong to Relief Society. (page 21) - President Boyd K. Packer


Inspired teaching must never become a lost art in the Church, and we must make certain that our quest for it does not become a lost tradition. (page 11) - Elder Jeffrey R. Holland

Temple work

All of our vast family history endeavor is directed to temple work. There is no other purpose for it. The temple ordinances become the crowning blessings the Church has to offer. (page 3) - President Gordon B. Hinckley

Ten Commandments

Wouldn't it be wonderful if the world today would have some real understanding of the simple Ten Commandments. (page 8) - Elder David B. Haight


When we read and study the revelations, the Spirit can confirm in our hearts the truth of what we are learning. (page 10) - Elder M. Russell Ballard

It is the opportunity, it is the responsibility of every man and woman in this Church to obtain . . . a conviction of the truth. (page 17) - President Gordon B. Hinckley


It is not a question of if we are ready for the test. It is a matter of when. We must prepare to be ready for tests that will present themselves without warning. (page 22) - Elder Robert D. Hales


The blessings that flow from obedience to [the law of tithing] are both temporal and spiritual, as many among us can testify. (page 22) - Elder Ronald E. Poelman


Heavenly Father wants our hearts to be knit together. That union in love is not simply an ideal. It is a necessity. (page 19) - Elder Henry B. Eyring

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