Last Words for the Last Days

Last Words for the Last Days is a compelling compilation of 50 of the most poignant and powerful last discourses from the world’s greatest prophets, both ancient and modern. The only book of its kind, this deeply moving volume includes brief biographical and historical information on each prophet, as well as insights into the unique circumstances leading up to their enthralling last words for the last days.

 

The Prophets Included in the Book

 

Abinadi

Alma the Younger

Amaleki

Amos

King Benjamin

Ezra Taft Benson

Daniel

David

Enos

Ezekiel

Heber J. Grant

Habakkuk

Haggai

Helaman II

Gordon B. Hinckley

Hosea

Howard W. Hunter

Isaiah

Israel (Jacob)

Jacob, the Brother of Nephi

James

Jarom

Jeremiah

Joel
John the Beloved

Joseph of Old

Joshua

Spencer W. Kimball

Harold B. Lee

Lehi

Malachi

David O. McKay

Mormon

Moroni

Moses

Mosiah II

Nephi - Son of Lehi

Obadiah

Paul

Peter

Samuel the Lamanite

George Albert Smith

Joseph F. Smith

Joseph Fielding Smith

Joseph Smith, Jr.

Lorenzo Snow

John Taylor

Wilford Woodruff

Brigham Young

Zechariah

Zephaniah

About the Author

Kathleen Ryan - Author of Last Words for the Last DaysKathleen Ryan is an award-winning writer and public relations professional. Originally from Massachusetts, she moved to Florida where she resided for 25 years before relocating to rural Alabama.
Kathleen launched her writing career in 1980, and since then has written more than 1,200 articles for national and international magazines, newspapers and trade publications, in addition to editing, co-authoring, and ghost writing a variety of specialty books.

As a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, her life-long service has included: Area Media Specialist, Stake Relief Society President, Sunday School Teacher, and Church Educational System (CES) Instructor for both Seminary and Institute classes.

The inspiration behind the book...

In my field as a profile writer for trade publications, I write nice stories about inspiring people that help promote them and bring them notoriety. I've done over 1,200 of these stories! I love my job but after 20 years I starting feeling that there was something more that I should be doing with my writing talent. So I started to pray that Heavenly Father would lead me to do something that would honor Him with the gift He helped me develop. I made it a matter of regular, heartfelt prayer for almost a year. I didn't give up because I knew God answers our prayers in His time when we're really ready to receive it, and I believed with all my heart that He would answer mine...(read the full story)


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