Temple School General Information

Ordination Requirements for New Priesthood Calls
After the appropriate authority (typically a pastor or mission center leader) notifies the person of a priesthood
call, the ordinand must complete the following Temple School courses before ordination:
 MP300 Introduction to Priesthood Ministry
 SS400 Introduction to Scripture
 The priesthood office-specific course

Complete your classes online or in-personone of these ways:

  1. small-group setting (typically led by a mission center or congregation)
  2. One-on-one instruction (discuss this option with your pastor or mission center leaders)
  3. Developmetrics. Weekly self-paced modules offered during specific periods of time.

    Printed books or PDF downloads are available for purchase through Herald House. MP300 Introduction to Priesthood Ministry

    SS400 Introduction to Scripture
    Class facilitators need a USB drive containing the eight video sessions needed for this course.

    MP302 Ministry of the Deacon

    MP303 Ministry of the Teacher

    MP304 Ministry of the Priest

    MP305 Ministry of the Elder

    MP306 Ministry of the Seventy: Forerunners of Christ’s Peace

    MP307 Ministry of the High Priest: Ministers of Vision

    MP308 Ministry of the Evangelist: Ministers of Blessing