2006 Easter Conference

Saturday, April 15, 2006 9:00 a.m.-12:40 p.m.


9:00-9:40 am

Welcome and Opening Address

John S. Tanner, BYU Academic Vice President
JSB Auditorium
JSB 107/103
JSB 106
JSB 110
9:45-10:05 am

S. Kent Brown, Richard Neitzel Holzapfel, Thomas A. Wayment, Frank F. Judd 
Panel Discussion

Topic: "Lost Gospel? Judas and the New Testament Witness"
10:10-10:30 am

Terry B. Ball 
Religious Education

Topic: "The Unique and Supreme Credentials of Jesus the Christ."

Eric D. Huntsman 
Ancient Scripture 
Topic: "The Bread of Life Sermon"

Tyler R. Moulton 
BYU Part-time

Topic: "Atonement and Salvation: Pondering the Meaning of Christ's Saving Work"

Jeffrey R. Chadwick 
Church History

Topic: "Engaging Golgotha: Who on Earth Would Crucify Their God?"
10:10-10:30 am

John W. Welch 
BYU Law School

Topic: "The Legal Cause of Action against Jesus in John 18:29-30."

Dana M. Pike 
Ancient Scripture

Topic: "Jesus, the Great Shepherd King"

Jennifer C. Lane 

Topic: "From Opposition to Hostility: Changing Reactions to the Savior"

Keith J. Wilson 
Ancient Scripture

Topic: "Observing Easter as a Latter-day Saint"

11:00-11:20 am

Joseph F. McConkie 
Ancient Scripture

Topic: "Bruce McConkie's Final Testimony"

Alonzo L. Gaskill 
Church History

Topic: "For They Truly Testify of Christ: Atonement Imagery in the Holy Bible"

Richard E. Bennett 
Religious Studies Center 
Topic: "The Crucifixion of Christ"

Russell C. Rasmussen 
BYU Part-time

Topic: "The Dilemma: Incomprehensible or Comprehensible Atonement?"

11:25-11:45 am

Richard D. Draper 
Associate Dean,
Religious Education

Topic: "Insights from the Resurrection and Ascension Accounts"

Cecilia M. Peek 

Topic: "The Death of John the Baptist"

Jeffrey N. Walker 
Joseph Smith Papers: Legal Series Manager

Topic: "The Trial of Jesus: The Silent Defense"

Rick B. Jorgensen 
CES/BYU Part-time

Topic: "Teaching the Doctrine of the Resurrection When Sharing the Gospel of Jesus Christ"

11:45-12:00 Noon

Musical Interlude

String Quartet

Ashley Boulter (Violin) Bonnie Frazier (Violin) Gina Roper (Viola)

Elizabeth Davis (Cello)
12:00-12:40 pm

Keynote Address and Closing 
Musical Number by String Quartet - "O Divine Redeemer" Accompanist: Jared Oaks

Cecil O. SamuelsonBYU President
12:40 PM

Double Quartet "God So Loved the World" Accompanist: Jared Oaks
Soprano: Lou Ann Crisler Alto: Karen Hornberger
Cindy Doxey Cherilyn Worthen Tenor: Jesse Crisler Bass: Eric Huntsman Nathan Wright Joseph Ogden