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religious studies professor

Daniel Kelly Ogden, religious studies professor. Achievements include hiking throughout the Holy Land including climbing Mount Sinai 18 times. Chairman troop 700 Boy Scouts of America, Santiago, Chile, 1998—1999; president Latter Day Saints Missionary Training Center, Guatemala, 2006—2008; president Jerusalem Board Church Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1983—1985, president Chile Santiago East Mission Santiago, Chile, 1997—2000.

Background

Ogden, Daniel Kelly was born on July 30, 1947.

Education

Bachelor in English and Spanish, Weber State College, Ogden, Utah, 1971. Master of Arts in History Geography of Holy Land, Institute Holy Land Studies, Mount Zion, Jerusalem, 1978. Doctor of Philosophy in Middle East Studies, Hebrew, University Utah, Salt Lake City, 1982.

Career

Associate director Jerusalem Center for Near Eastern Studies, 1985—1988. Professor ancient scripture Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah, since 1985, coordinator religious education graduate studies, 2001—2005.

Achievements

  • Achievements include hiking throughout the Holy Land including climbing Mount Sinai 18 times.

Works

Views

Conventional Christian churches have lost the authority of God. Contemporary Christian beliefs are a mixture of the truth and of errors that have been added over the centuries.

Membership

Chairman troop 700 Boy Scouts of America, Santiago, Chile, 1998—1999. President Latter Day Saints Missionary Training Center, Guatemala, 2006—2008. President Jerusalem Board Church Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1983—1985, president Chile Santiago East Mission Santiago, Chile, 1997—2000.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Religious studies, hiking, mountain climbing.

Connections

Married Marcia Hammond Ogden. 4 children.

spouse:
Marcia Hammond Ogden