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A Look at Moral Agency

Written on February 18, 2015 at 9:37 am, by

A Look at Moral Agency Charles Swift Associate Professor of Ancient Scripture, BYU When I begin the discussion in my Book of Mormon classes about agency as found in 2 Nephi 2, I often begin by setting up a scenario. I go into more detail in class, but basically I ask the students to imagine

Selma

Written on February 4, 2015 at 11:51 am, by

Kent P. Jackson Professor of Ancient Scripture, BYU The current motion picture Selma has rekindled interest in the American civil rights movement. For many who see the movie, the setting is a distant time and place experienced only in film and in history books. But there are still millions alive who remember well the dramatic