Family History Firesides

The Center for Family History and Genealogy previously hosted Family History Firesides every year in February. To see transcripts of the past firesides, click on a title below.


The Pure Love of Christ – Our Model for Successful Marriage [video (585 MB) - audio (53.7 MB)]
President Richard H. Winkel
Friday February 9, 2007
Varisty Theater, 7:00 P.M.

"I Gave Unto You a Commandment That You Should Build a House" (Doctrine And Covenants 95:8)
Elder Paul E. Koelliker
Friday February 24, 2006
JSB Auditorium, 7:30 P.M.

Saviors on Mount Zion
Cree L. Kofford
Friday, February 25, 2005
JSB Auditorium, 7:30 P.M.

Faith in Finding
David E. Rencher
November 12, 2004
BYU Wilkinson Center

Family: The Eternal Perspective
Elder John H. Groberg
February 27, 2004

Technology And Miracles In Family History
L. Reynolds Cahoon
November 14, 2003
Due to privacy issues, the transcript of this fireside will not be posted.

"A Voice of Gladness for the Living And the Dead"
Dr. Susan Easton Black
February 21, 2003

Scott R. Woodward
October 11, 2002

How Beautiful Thy Temples, Lord
Elder D. Todd Christofferson
March 8, 2002

The Latter-day Saint Doctrine of Baptism for the Dead
Richard E. Turley, Jr.
November 9, 2001

The Law, Word, and Covenant
Elder Yoshihiko Kikuchi
February 16, 2001

Ordinances and Covenants
Elder Dennis B. Neuenschwander
October 29, 2000

The Roots of Family History
Elder D. Todd Christofferson
March 3, 2000