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Professors from the Department of Ancient Scripture at BYU discuss the principles and lessons found in the Old Testament.

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2006 Seasons, 131 Episodes
March 7, 2006
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  • Study chapters 1-4 in Malachi.

  • Study chapters 1-4 in Malachi.

  • Study chapters 1-10 in Esther.

  • Study chapters 1-10 in Esther.

  • Discuss the period between the prophet Malachi and John the Baptist's ministry.

  • Discuss the period between the prophet Malachi and John the Baptist's ministry.

  • Study chapters 1-13 in Nehemiah.

  • Study chapters 1-13 in Nehemiah.

  • Study Malachi 4 and Ezra 7-10.

  • Study Malachi 4 and Ezra 7-10.

  • Study chapters 9-14 in Zechariah.

  • Study chapters 9-14 in Zechariah.

  • Study chapters 1 and 2 in Haggai.

  • Study chapters 1 and 2 in Haggai.

  • Study chapters 1-8 in Zechariah.

  • Study chapters 1-8 in Zechariah.

  • Study chapters 1-12 in Daniel.

  • Study chapters 1-12 in Daniel.

  • Study chapters 1-6 in Ezra.

  • Study chapters 1-6 in Ezra.

  • Study chapters 29-42 of Jeremiah.

  • Study chapters 29-42 of Jeremiah.

  • Study chapters 1-11 in Ezekiel.

  • Study chapters 1-11 in Ezekiel.

  • Study chapters 1-17 of Jeremiah.

  • Study chapters 1-17 of Jeremiah.

  • Study books 18-29 in Jeremiah.

  • Study books 18-29 in Jeremiah.

  • Study Judah's return to wickedness recorded in Isaiah 63-66 and 2 Kings 21-25.

  • Study Judah's return to wickedness recorded in Isaiah 63-66 and 2 Kings 21-25.

  • Learn about Nahum, Zephaniah, and Habakkuk.

  • Learn about Nahum, Zephaniah, and Habakkuk.

  • Continue studying the prophecies of Isaiah found in chapters 45 through 52.

  • Continue studying the prophecies of Isaiah found in chapters 45 through 52.

  • Close your study of the book of Isaiah with a discussion on the beloved Messianic passages found in chapters 52 through 62.

  • Close your study of the book of Isaiah with a discussion on the beloved Messianic passages found in chapters 52 through 62.

  • Study the chapters known as Isaiah's "apocalypse" or "revelation."

  • Study the chapters known as Isaiah's "apocalypse" or "revelation."

  • Examine Isaiah's poetry and prophecies as they correspond with the history in 2 Kings.

  • Examine Isaiah's poetry and prophecies as they correspond with the history in 2 Kings.

  • Analyze the Messianic prophesies contained in chapters 7 through 12 of Isaiah.

  • Analyze the Messianic prophesies contained in chapters 7 through 12 of Isaiah.

  • Continue studying the prophesies of Isaiah as recorded in chapters 13 through 23.

  • Continue studying the prophesies of Isaiah as recorded in chapters 13 through 23.

  • Old Testament writings shed light on the period just before Israel is carried away into Syria.

  • Old Testament writings shed light on the period just before Israel is carried away into Syria.

  • Study the writings of the prophet Isaiah and discover what his prophecies were during the events of 2 Kings.

  • Study the writings of the prophet Isaiah and discover what his prophecies were during the events of 2 Kings.

  • Study the prophecies of the prophet Hosea, who lived and preached in the Northern Kingdom of Judah.

  • Study the prophecies of the prophet Hosea, who lived and preached in the Northern Kingdom of Judah.

  • Study the words of the prophets Micah and Joel, contemporaries during the events in 2 Kings.

  • Study the words of the prophets Micah and Joel, contemporaries during the events in 2 Kings.

  • Professors from the BYU Department of Ancient Scripture discuss the book of Amos, providing insights into this book of scripture and the individuals whose experiences are recorded there.

  • Professors from the BYU Department of Ancient Scripture discuss the book of Amos, providing insights into this book of scripture and the individuals whose experiences are recorded there.

  • Learn more about the life, experiences, and ministry of Jonah. Hear details behind the scriptural record, including insights into where Jonah fits into history, his cultural background, and Jonah's unique work for the Lord.

  • Learn more about the life, experiences, and ministry of Jonah. Hear details behind the scriptural record, including insights into where Jonah fits into history, his cultural background, and Jonah's unique work for the Lord.

  • Professors from BYU's Department of Ancient Scripture discuss the final days of the ministry of Elijah, and then the transition into and commencement of Elisha's time as prophet of Israel.

  • Professors from BYU's Department of Ancient Scripture discuss the final days of the ministry of Elijah, and then the transition into and commencement of Elisha's time as prophet of Israel.

  • Professors from the BYU Department of Ancient Scripture discuss the continuing ministry of Elisha, including specific miracles he worked among the Israelites.

  • Professors from the BYU Department of Ancient Scripture discuss the continuing ministry of Elisha, including specific miracles he worked among the Israelites.

  • Professors from the BYU Department of Ancient Scripture discuss the principles and lessons found in the lives of the kings and prophets as recorded in 1 Kings 12 thru 16.

  • Professors from the BYU Department of Ancient Scripture discuss the principles and lessons found in the lives of the kings and prophets as recorded in 1 Kings 12 thru 16.

  • Professors from the BYU Department of Ancient Scripture help you gain insight into the historical and theological circumstances in which Elijah's ministry began and the challenges Elijah fought and conquered as the prophet of Israel.

  • Professors from the BYU Department of Ancient Scripture help you gain insight into the historical and theological circumstances in which Elijah's ministry began and the challenges Elijah fought and conquered as the prophet of Israel.

  • Professors from the BYU Department of Ancient Scripture discuss the books of Proverbs and Ecclesiastes, focusing on the categorical attributes of these books as the "wisdom literature" of the Old Testament.

  • Professors from the BYU Department of Ancient Scripture discuss the books of Proverbs and Ecclesiastes, focusing on the categorical attributes of these books as the "wisdom literature" of the Old Testament.

  • Professors from the BYU Department of Ancient Scripture discuss the book of Job, particularly the wisdom and morals taught by this book of scripture.

  • Professors from the BYU Department of Ancient Scripture discuss the book of Job, particularly the wisdom and morals taught by this book of scripture.

  • Professors from BYU's Department of Ancient Scripture discuss the Psalms of the Old Testament. They provide historical context, cultural insights, and doctrinal implications of these unique chapters.

  • Professors from BYU's Department of Ancient Scripture discuss the Psalms of the Old Testament. They provide historical context, cultural insights, and doctrinal implications of these unique chapters.

  • Professors from the BYU Department of Ancient Scripture discuss the Psalms of the Old Testament, in particular the Messianic Psalms.

  • Professors from the BYU Department of Ancient Scripture discuss the Psalms of the Old Testament, in particular the Messianic Psalms.

  • Professors from the BYU Department of Ancient Scripture discuss the events and repercussions of David's downfall as a result of his sins against Uriah and Bathsheba.

  • Professors from the BYU Department of Ancient Scripture discuss the events and repercussions of David's downfall as a result of his sins against Uriah and Bathsheba.

  • Professors of the BYU Department of Ancient Scripture discuss the rise of King Solomon, his wisdom, the temple construction, and the life and eventual fall of King Solomon.

  • Professors of the BYU Department of Ancient Scripture discuss the rise of King Solomon, his wisdom, the temple construction, and the life and eventual fall of King Solomon.

  • Professors from the BYU Department of Ancient Scripture discuss the life, and the fall, of King David, including the deep and lasting friendship between David and Jonathan.

  • Professors from the BYU Department of Ancient Scripture discuss the life, and the fall, of King David, including the deep and lasting friendship between David and Jonathan.

  • Professors from the BYU Department of Ancient Scripture discuss David's kingship over Israel and his slow decline.

  • Professors from the BYU Department of Ancient Scripture discuss David's kingship over Israel and his slow decline.

  • Professors from BYU's Department of Ancient Scripture discuss the themes found in 1 Samuel, including the need for gratitude for the blessings of the Lord, the blessings of covenant-keeping, and the power of righteous leadership.

  • Professors from BYU's Department of Ancient Scripture discuss the themes found in 1 Samuel, including the need for gratitude for the blessings of the Lord, the blessings of covenant-keeping, and the power of righteous leadership.

  • Professors from BYU's Department of Ancient Scripture discuss the ongoing battles between the Israelites and the Philistines, the prophet Samuel's wicked sons, and Israelites unquenchable desire to have a king.

  • Professors from BYU's Department of Ancient Scripture discuss the ongoing battles between the Israelites and the Philistines, the prophet Samuel's wicked sons, and Israelites unquenchable desire to have a king.

  • Professors from the BYU Department of Ancient Scripture discuss the first half of the book of Judges. They explain the definition and the role of the Judges in Hebrew culture.

  • Professors from the BYU Department of Ancient Scripture discuss the first half of the book of Judges. They explain the definition and the role of the Judges in Hebrew culture.

  • Professors from the BYU Department of Ancient Scripture discuss the last half of the book of Judges, as well as the book of Ruth. They review the story of Gideon, and also the story of Ruth.

  • Professors from the BYU Department of Ancient Scripture discuss the last half of the book of Judges, as well as the book of Ruth. They review the story of Gideon, and also the story of Ruth.

  • Professors from the BYU Department of Ancient Scripture discuss Moses' last sermons to the Children of Israel, given at the base of Mount Nebo just prior to Israel's long-awaited entrance into the promised land.

  • Professors from the BYU Department of Ancient Scripture discuss Moses' last sermons to the Children of Israel, given at the base of Mount Nebo just prior to Israel's long-awaited entrance into the promised land.

  • Professors from the BYU Department of Ancient Scripture discuss the appointment of Joshua as the new leader of Israel as their life in the promised land begins.

  • Professors from the BYU Department of Ancient Scripture discuss the appointment of Joshua as the new leader of Israel as their life in the promised land begins.

  • The journey of the Children of Israel towards the promised land continues. Gain insight into their experiences with the fiery serpents and the serpent of brass and what they teach about Jesus Christ and His atonement.

  • The journey of the Children of Israel towards the promised land continues. Gain insight into their experiences with the fiery serpents and the serpent of brass and what they teach about Jesus Christ and His atonement.

  • Gain insight into the last three sermons that Moses delivered to the Children of Israel after leading them for over 40 years.

  • Gain insight into the last three sermons that Moses delivered to the Children of Israel after leading them for over 40 years.

  • Review the difficult lessons the children of Israel had to learn on their journey through the wilderness.

  • Review the difficult lessons the children of Israel had to learn on their journey through the wilderness.

  • Review further challenges faced by the Israelites as they continued to develop their relationship with God.

  • Review further challenges faced by the Israelites as they continued to develop their relationship with God.

  • Learn how the Lord taught Israel to establish a house of worship during a long period of mobility.

  • Learn how the Lord taught Israel to establish a house of worship during a long period of mobility.

  • Review more laws, rites, and sacrifices that would come to be known as the Law of Moses.

  • Review more laws, rites, and sacrifices that would come to be known as the Law of Moses.

  • Study the laws Moses received from God after the Israelites' release from the land of Egypt.

  • Study the laws Moses received from God after the Israelites' release from the land of Egypt.

  • Review the extensive customs and laws observed by the Lord's people.

  • Review the extensive customs and laws observed by the Lord's people.

  • Review the death of Jacob, the growth of the House of Israel, and Moses' transition from prince to prophet.

  • Review the death of Jacob, the growth of the House of Israel, and Moses' transition from prince to prophet.

  • Review the symbolism of the Passover and the Israelites' preparations before being freed from Egypt.

  • Review the symbolism of the Passover and the Israelites' preparations before being freed from Egypt.

  • Study the life of Jacob and the growth of his family, which would become the beginnings of the house of Israel.

  • Study the life of Jacob and the growth of his family, which would become the beginnings of the house of Israel.

  • Remember the grueling trials and boundless achievements Joseph experienced under the watchful guidance of the Lord.

  • Remember the grueling trials and boundless achievements Joseph experienced under the watchful guidance of the Lord.

  • Review Abraham's many acts and declarations of faith in the Lord, including his willingness to sacrifice his son Isaac at the Lord's command.

  • Review Abraham's many acts and declarations of faith in the Lord, including his willingness to sacrifice his son Isaac at the Lord's command.

  • Study the story of rival brothers Jacob and Esau and learn the contemporary relevance of the birthright.

  • Study the story of rival brothers Jacob and Esau and learn the contemporary relevance of the birthright.

  • Study the doctrines of the the fall and the lineage and works of the patriarchs.

  • Study the doctrines of the the fall and the lineage and works of the patriarchs.

  • Review the principles in the story of Noah and the flood. Also examine Abraham's miraculous promise from God.

  • Review the principles in the story of Noah and the flood. Also examine Abraham's miraculous promise from God.

  • Study the account of the Creation as recorded in the first chapter of Genesis.

  • Study the account of the Creation as recorded in the first chapter of Genesis.

  • Professors from the BYU Department of Ancient Scripture discuss the principles found in the story of Adam and Eve.

  • Professors from the BYU Department of Ancient Scripture discuss the principles found in the story of Adam and Eve.

  • Prepare to study the doctrines of the Old Testament with this introduction by professors from the BYU Department of Ancient Scripture.

  • Prepare to study the doctrines of the Old Testament with this introduction by professors from the BYU Department of Ancient Scripture.

  • Study chapters 1-12 in Daniel.

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