Old Testament Lesson 10: Birthright Blessings; Marriage in the Covenant

Genesis 24-29 – Abraham dissuades Isaac from marrying a Canaanite. Why should we strive to marry “in the covenant”? What kind of woman was Rebekah? Jacob will rule over his younger brother. How are we sometimes like Esau, so easily selling his birthright? How do birthrights work?

Old Testament Lesson 6: “Noah … Prepared an Ark to the Saving of His House”

Moses 8-9; Genesis 607 – Noah’s Ark. Truth or allegory? If the Lord loved his people, why did he kill all of them with the flood? What had happened to earth? How is the flood both a literal warning and a metaphor for the dangers of mortality? What are our “arks”? Patricia Auxier joins us.

Old Testament Lesson 4: “Because of My Transgression My Eyes Are Opened”

Moses 4-5; Genesis 2-3 – We study the Fall in this lesson. Why is the Fall important? How does the Mormon understanding of the Fall differ from that of mainstream Christianity? What are the effects of the Fall and how do we overcome them? Bill Doolittle joins us and he is glorious.