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Church Organization and Leadership (REL 480)

An overview of the organizational and administrative philosophies of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints as found in the scriptures or and in the teachings of Latter-day prophets and other general authorities.

Credit Hours 2.0 Lecture
Prerequisite Junior or Senior Standing or Permission of Instructor
Offered Variable
Programs -

Course Outcomes:


Upon completion of the course, the student will:

  1. have knowledge about and understanding of the organizational and administrative philosophies of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints as found in the scriptures or and in the teachings of Latter-day prophets and other general authorities.
  2. be better able to ask meaningful questions to use appropriate tools and resources for answers, including revelation.
  3. be better able to find answers to his or her own questions.
  4. be able to use good evidence and reasoning to teach and help others
  5. be more deeply converted to the Lord Jesus Christ (this outcome not evaluated on an individual basis).