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A Commentary on the Doctrine and Covenants

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While engaged in studying the Standard Works of the Church, I have been deeply impressed with the thought-which I believe to be the fact also-that the Revelations contained in the Doctrine and Covenants are pre-eminently the Scriptures of the Dispensation of the Fulness of Times. Every phrase, sentence, and paragraph is so instructive and enlightening; so pregnant with wis

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Kathleen
Sep 24, 2009 Kathleen rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
This completes the series on the Doctrine & Covenants, which I have read along with my reading of the Doctrine & Covenants these past months.

These books have helped me gain a greater appreciation for the Doctrine & Covenants and the importance of knowing what this work of scripture says.

Each section of the Doctrine & Covenants has its own chapter, in which the authors start by providing background, and then go on to provide commentary on various verses in the section. The comment
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Kathleen
Jun 05, 2009 Kathleen rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
I've finished this book, which covers the sections of the Doctrine and Covenants from 41 to 80, and I'm reading the next one. These books provide a lot of insight into each section, both historical and doctrinal, and I have enjoyed learning more about this work of scripture through them.
Jay
Oct 10, 2009 Jay rated it it was ok  ·  review of another edition
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It was somewhat helpful/insightful.
I don't usually like reading study helps along with the scriptures unless I really need to. I feel like doing so takes away from your own personal revelation.
Rietje
May 11, 2011 Rietje rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Wow did this book ever help me to understand so much more of the Doctrine and Covenants! Now I have to get volume 1.
Jan
Jun 23, 2009 Jan rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
I liked this commentary. It had quite a bit of different material than some of the other commentaries (like Doxey).
Brian
Jun 18, 2012 Brian rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
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Volume 2 of 4. On pace to meet my goal of finishing these before the end of the year.
Mark Peterson
Jun 19, 2014 Mark Peterson rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Commentary on OD2 needs to be updated!
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Stephen E. Robinson has taught at Brigham Young University since 1986. He received a B.A. from Brigham Young University in 1971 in English Literature and a PhD from Duke University in 1978 in Biblical Studies. He and his wife, Janet, have six children.
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