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Links to Online Articles in Remembering Christ at Christmas:


Abrams III, Cooper P, “Where was the Birth Place of the Lord Jesus?”

Barney, Kevin. 2006. “Christmas in Israel.”

Bennett, Robert R. 2000. “Jesus’ Birthplace and the Phrase ‘Land of Jerusalem’.”

Benson, Ezra Taft. 1993. “First Presidency Message: Keeping Christ in Christmas.” Ensign, Dec. 1993, 2–5.

Bible Dictionary. 1981. Salt Lake City: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

Brooks, Garth. 1990. “Unanswered Prayers.” Song lyrics.

Encyclopedia of Mormonism. 1992. Edited by Daniel H. Ludlow. 5 vols. New York: Macmillan.

Griggs, C. Wilfred. 1988. “The Tree of Life in Ancient Cultures.” Ensign, June 1988, 26–31.

Hegsted, Derek J. Forthcoming. On My Way to Galilee.

Hinckley, Gordon B. 1983. “What Shall I Do Then with Jesus Which Is Called Christ?Ensign, Dec. 1983, 2–5.

———. 1997. A Season for Gratitude,” Ensign, Dec. 1997, 2.

Hulbert, Terry C. “Jesus’ Birth.”

Hunter, Howard W. 1972. “The Real Christmas.” BYU Speeches, Dec. 5, 1972.

Hymns of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Salt Lake City: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

International Standard Bible Encyclopedia. 1939. Grand Rapids, Mich.: Wm. B. Eerdmans. [See “Study Dictionary” at]

Katie, Byron. 2003. Loving What Is. New York: Three Rivers Press.

Kimball, Spencer W. 1980. “Remarks and Dedication of the Fayette, New York, Buildings.” Ensign, May 1980, 54, 59; General Conference.

Lee, Harold B. 1973. “Strengthen the Stakes of Zion.” Ensign, July 1973, 2–6; General Conference.

Maxwell, Neal A. 2004. “Remember How Merciful the Lord Hath Been.” Ensign, May 2004, 44–46.

Miller, Jeanette W. 1993. “The Tree of Life, A Personification of Christ.” FARMS Journal of Book of Mormon Studies, Vol. 2, #1 (Spring, 1993), 93–106.

Monson, Thomas S. 2006. “First Presidency Message: Treasured Gifts.” Ensign, December 2006, 5–10.

Nelson, Russell M. 2002. “Christ the Savior Is Born.” BYU Devotional, 10 Dec. 2002, 1–5.

Oaks, Dallin H. 2007. “Good, Better, BestEnsign, Nov. 2007, 104–8.

Old Testament Student Manuel Genesis–2 Samuel. 1980–1981. Prepared by the Church Educational System. Salt Lake City: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

Pfann, Stephen and Claire. 1993. “New Light on an Old, Old Story: Jesus’ Birth at Bethlehem.”

Pratt, John P. [All articles can be found at]

———. 1990. “Yet another Eclipse for Herod.” The Planetarian, vol. 19, no.4, Dec. 1990, 8–14.

———. 1994. “Passover: Was it Symbolic of His Coming?Ensign, Jan. 1994, 38–45.

———. 2001. “The Constellations Testify of Christ.” Meridian Magazine, Oct. 9, 2001.

———. 2004. “Review of Gospel in the Stars.” 10 July 2004.

———. 2005. “The Constellations Tell of Christ.” Meridian Magazine, June 2005.

Romney, President Marion G. 1972. “What Would Jesus Do?New Era, Sept. 1972, 4–6.

———. 1973. “Magnifying One’s Calling in the Priesthood.” Ensign, July 1973, 89–91.

Rona, Daniel.

———. 2001b, Old Testament Supplement Study Materials. Salt Lake City: Ensign Foundation.

Satterfield, Bruce. N.d. “Seeing Christ in Today’s Christmas.”

Saxe, John Godfrey. “Blind Men and the Elephant.”

Skinner, Andrew. 2001. “Serpent Symbols and Salvation in the Ancient Near East and the Book of Mormon.” Journal of Book of Mormon Studies 10:2:42–55 (2001).

Tverberg, Lois. 2004a. “Of Standing Stones and Christmas Trees.” Search for “Christmas.”

———. 2004b. “Acts of Loving Kindness at Christmas,” Search for “Christmas.”

Tvedtnes, John A. 1998. “What Do We Know about the Wise Men?” FARMS Insights, 18:12. See also

Welch, John W. 2007. “The Good Samaritan: Forgotten Symbols.” Ensign, Feb 2007, 40–47.