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Class Information

Below are the date, time, location, and outline for this class.

Beloved Emma

Taught by Lori Woodland


Day Time Location
Friday, August 2 11 a.m. Taylor Chapel
Lori Woodland

Lori Woodland


Born and raised in Winnemucca, Nevada, Lori E. Woodland earned her bachelor’s degree from the University of Nevada in Reno and her master’s degree from Brigham Young University. She coached women’s basketball at Ricks College from 1985-1994, 1997-2002, and led the Lady Vikings to national basketball prominence.

In 2000, Lori was invited to assist in establishing the Activities Program at BYU-Idaho and in 2002 was named the director of the Physical Activities Program. Now retired, she and her husband, Richard, reside in Rexburg where he serves as mayor and she serves as the Relief Society president of her ward.

Class Outline

  • Childhood and Upbringing
    • Family
    • Education
  • Courtship and Marriage
    • Common Heritage
    • Elopement
  • Early Role in the Restoration
    • The Right Person
    • Getting the Plates
    • The Ride to Macedon
    • Testimony of the Book of Mormon
  • Motherhood
    • Loss of Children
    • Raising her Children
  • Additional Role in the Restoration
    • Relief Society
    • Temple Ordinances
    • Plural Marriage
  • After the Martyrdom
    • Brigham Young
    • Second Marriage
    • Reorganized Church
  • Death
    • Low Rocker
    • The Vision