Sidney B. Sperry Symposium

Friday and Saturday, October 25–26, 2019

The 48th annual Sidney B. Sperry Symposium will be held in the Joseph Smith (JSB) auditorium on BYU campus. The theme is “Give Ear to My Words: Text and Context of Alma 36–42.”

The Sidney B. Sperry Symposium, held annually at the end of October at Brigham Young University, features speakers from BYU Religious Education, Seminary and Institute teachers in the Church Educational System, and other gospel scholars. The symposium focus is traditionally on the topic for Gospel Doctrine and Church study for the upcoming year.

Admission is free

The symposium is free and open to the public. For further information, call 801-422-3611.

Who is it for?

The Sperry Symposium is not just for professional religion teachers—it’s for anyone who studies the scriptures. This year the symposium will focus on Alma’s farewell teachings to his sons, as recorded in Alma 36–42. The symposium is free to the public, and no registration is required.