Doctrine and Covenants ● FREE

Doctrine and Covenants ● FREE

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The Doctrine and Covenants by Joseph Smith Jr. as an e-book app featuring voice output (TextToSpeech).


The Doctrine and Covenants (sometimes abbreviated and cited as D&C or D. and C.) is a part of the open scriptural canon of several denominations of the Latter Day Saint movement. Originally published in 1835 as Doctrine and Covenants of the Church of the Latter Day Saints: Carefully Selected from the Revelations of God, editions of the book continue to be printed mainly by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church) and the Community of Christ (formerly the Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (RLDS Church)).

The book originally contained two parts: a sequence of lectures setting forth basic church doctrine, followed by a compilation of important revelations, or "covenants" of the church: thus the name Doctrine and Covenants. The "doctrine" portion of the book, however, has been removed by both the LDS Church and the Community of Christ. The remaining portion of the book contains many revelations on numerous topics, most of which were dictated by the movement's founder Joseph Smith, Jr., supplemented by materials periodically added by each denomination.

The Doctrine and Covenants was first published in 1835 as a later version of the Book of Commandments, which had been partially printed in 1833. This earlier book contained 65 early revelations to church leaders including Joseph Smith, Jr. and Oliver Cowdery. Before many copies of the book could be printed, however, the printing press and most of the printed copies were destroyed by a mob in Missouri.

In The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church), The Doctrine and Covenants of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints stands alongside the Bible, the Book of Mormon, and The Pearl of Great Price as holy scripture. Together they are referred to as the "Standard Works". The LDS Church's version of the Doctrine and Covenants is officially described by the church as "containing revelations given to Joseph Smith, the Prophet, with some additions by his successors in the Presidency of the Church."


● Standalone software - no eBook reader needed
● Daylight & nighttime colors
● Voice output (text to speech, TextToSpeech)
● Move to SD card
● Clickable table of contents
● English and German program language
● Contents rotate automatically (portrait/landscape)
● Fullscreen images on/off by long click
● Options menu
+ Help page
+ Settings page
- Text color
- Background color
- Text size
- Typeface
- Text padding
- Reset
+ Link to all iwpSoftware apps in Android Market
+ Go to bookmark
+ Set bookmark
+ Set current image as wallpaper
+ Link to image/item/description

This app is available as a FREE and a PRO version. The FREE edition includes ads which finance the development while the PRO edition is completely ad-free. Apart from that both versions are equal. You can first check out the FREE edition without any risk in order to to see if you like the app. If the ads annoy you or you just want to support this app's development, you can buy the PRO edition.

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  • (45 stars)

    by shannon clifton on 06/05/2014

    Awesome thanks

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    by eric manding on 30/03/2014

    Teaching by God

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    by Jessica Bornales on 23/03/2014

    only LDS is the true church and you will have great blessing and Joseph Smith is a true prophet who restored book of mormon and bible anyway prophet perfect person

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    by Jerry Hill on 03/03/2014


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    by Lynnell Coombs on 31/01/2014

    I'm so grateful for the restored Gospel of Jesus Christ and a living prophet to lead and guide us. What a blessing to be able to download Scriptures on our phone so we can read them anywhere!

  • (45 stars)

    by Erik Ekstrom on 17/12/2013

    Just got black screen and crashes.

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    by Douglas Bisson on 28/10/2013

    The Mormon Church is quick to point out these days that it has nothing to do with polygamy, so why have they not removed D&C Section 132... Is it because they plan to re-introduce it at a later time?