5 Resources to Improve Your Scripture Study

Imagine this: You just finished your scripture study and someone asks you what you’ve learned. Your mind goes blank. What did you learn? What did you even read? We’ve been there too. That’s why we’ve compiled a list of study resources that can help you get the most out of your study time.

  1. Book of Mormon Journals

 
 

The Book of Mormon Journal Editions can help with both your daily scripture study and your journaling efforts. The wide margins will give you a large canvas to write down thoughts and insights you’ve received as well as create any artistic depictions. Enhance your daily study and create a record that you will value for generations. Suited for every stage of life, these books will help increase your connection to your most treasured verses and make your personal scripture study even more meaningful. Available in multiple styles.


2. New Testament Study Guide: Start to Finish

The New Testament Study Guide: Start to Finish is a comprehensive question-and-answer commentary set alongside the text of the New Testament. It draws from thousands of powerful scriptural insights, including those from General Authorities and Officers, Church magazines and manuals, the most respected commentaries, scripture reference books, and other publications. This volume gathers together into one place unique insights and explanations from the New Testament to help individuals and teachers gain more from their personal scripture study.


3. 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, the most respected scholarly commentaries, scripture reference books, and other publications. This comprehensive volume brings the unique, most compelling, and most insightful comments on the Book of Mormon together into one place to help you get more out of your personal scripture study.


4. The New Testament: A Translation for Latter-day Saints

This new translation renders the New Testament text into modern English and is sensitive to Latter-day Saint beliefs and practices. This translation is readable and accessible for a wider range of readers than the King James Version. The original structure of the New Testament is restored, highlighting features such as quotations, hymns, and poetic passages. New and extensive notes provide alternate translations, commentary upon variant manuscript traditions, and historical insights. Where applicable, the Joseph Smith Translation has been included.


5. The Book of Mormon: Another Testament of Christ (Maxwell Institute Study Guide)

This exquisitely produced volume presents the official Latter-day Saint edition of the Book of Mormon in an attractive, accessible, readable version that includes the helpful features that have been part of standard Bible publishing for decades: paragraphs, quotation marks, poetic stanzas, section headings, and superscripted verse numbers. The Maxwell Institute Study Edition, produced by believing Latter-day Saint scholars, is ideally suited to both new readers of the Book of Mormon and those who know the book well and have loved its teachings and testimony of Christ for many years.

Shay Sookhoo