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(REL 480) Church Organization and Leadership

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. Review basic principles and qualities for righteous ecclesiastical leadership.
2. Obtain that wisdom that comes from the experience in what President Boyd K. Packer called "the unwritten order of things", necessary to magnify present or future Church callings.
3. Develop the ability to find answers to unforeseen challenges of leadership in the words of the Lord and His prophets.