BYUSpeeches

On How We Know | Truman G. Madsen

How do we know that God exists? Truman G. Madsen poses questions, philosophical truths and “religious undergirding experiences” to explore the...

Inspirational Short: Wrestling with Comparisons | J.B. Haws

Life is not a race and treating it this way will stunt our spiritual growth. The only comparisons that we need to make are those with our past...

Jesus Christ, Our Savior and Redeemer, Collection

With President Russell M. Nelson’s call to #HearHim, BYU Speeches has collected talks from throughout our archive focused on our Savior Jesus...

President Wilford Woodruff and Thoughts for Youth | G. Homer Durham, Feb 1983

President Wilford Woodruff, a faithful leader in the Church in its very early days, left behind some insights for young people that are relevant...

Inspirational Shorts: The BYU Briefcase | Arthur Brooks

After visiting BYU as a guest speaker years ago, Arthur Brooks, a Harvard professor and Catholic, received a briefcase with the BYU logo on it. To...

Leaders and Managers | Hugh Nibley, Aug 1983

Good managers produce personal gain and rely on the wisdom of the world, but great leaders build the Lord's kingdom. Leadership relies on God....

Meeting the Challenges of Today | Neal A. Maxwell, Oct 1978

As we face the challenges of today, the doctrine of foreordination teaches us that God has a knowledge of all things, and plans for each of us to...

Of Souls, Symbols, and Sacraments | Jeffrey R. Holland, Jan 1988

Jeffrey R. Holland teaches about the symbolism and importance of physical intimacy. This devotional was given on January 12, 1988. Read the...

"Because I Live, Ye Shall Live Also" | Ezra Taft Benson, Mar 1978

Because of the resurrection of Jesus Christ, we know that there is life after death. Our loved ones who pass on are never far from us. Families are...

Democracy Through Jazz | Marcus Roberts & The Modern Jazz Generation with Gregory Clark

Marcus Roberts and The Modern Jazz Generation pair up with BYU professor Gregory Clark to perform music and discuss democracy through the lens of...

The Light of Forgiving | Steven M. Sandberg

Steven M. Sandberg teaches that forgiveness is a divine gift from a loving God. We can each experience the light of forgiving in our own lives....

“Could We Have Supposed?” | Jack N. Gerard

Elder Jack N. Gerard uses examples from his life and from the scriptures to show how the Lord directs our lives in ways that we could not have...