Daily Feature

Each weekday, we spotlight content from BYU Studies: articles, reviews, web updates, staff picks, etc. These spotlights are called “Daily Features.” To read the full text for the feature, click the “Read More” link from the front page. You can download the article or other item for free during the week that it is featured.

Special Feature Upcoming Conference on 1 Corinthians
July 28, 2015
by BYU Studies Staff
BYU Studies will host the New Testament Commentary conference on 1 Corinthians on Friday, July 31, 2015, from 9 to 4. For the schedule of speakers and parking information, click here. Everyone who attends the conference may register for a free copy of the forthcoming e-book Paul's First Epistle to the Corinthians, by Richard D. Draper and Michael D. Rhodes.

Here is an excerpt from the e-book, discussing 1 Corinthians 12: 12-31, in which Paul gives a well-known discourse about Christians as members of the body of Christ. Along with a new rendition of the Greek text and a verse-by-verse commentary, the authors provide this topical analysis:

In this periscope, Paul continues to push his . . .
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Article of the Week
July 27, 2015

This daily feature is the introduction to a full article by Jared W. Ludlow which was published in our newest issue, 54:2. To read the full text of this article, follow the link below.

One of the first projects . . .

New Testament Lesson #32
July 24, 2015

Paul's missionary travels, experiences, and teachings are an example to us of faith, hard work, and reliance on the Holy Ghost. Christians also will need these attributes to endure to the end. Paul faced challenges such as severe persecution, competition from . . .

Additional Features
On July 28, in the life of Joseph Smith
On this day in 1838

En route to Adam-ondi-Ahman, Missouri. Joseph Smith left Far West for Adam-ondi-Ahman, Missouri, to transact business and to help some of the Canadian brethren who were settling there.

On this day in 1839

Commerce, Illinois. Despite the great number of Saints still sick, the Sunday meeting was held as usual. Joseph Smith admonished the Saints to set their houses in order, so that by obedience the sick might be healed.

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LDS FAQ Angle Moroni
What is the Joseph Smith Translation of the Bible?

Willie Handcart
On this day in 1856:

A two-week-old baby died. Death: Selena Hurren, age 14 days

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