Ezra Taft Benson Society

Promoting an understanding of our civic responsibilities, the threat of secret combinations, and the principles of freedom & good government, in light of the gospel of Jesus Christ.

Stand Up for Freedom

Stand Up for Freedom is a compilation of essential teachings on liberty by Ezra Taft Benson. With this book one can gain an understanding of the principles of freedom, civic standards, secret combinations, free enterprise, and the Constitution, based on the gospel of Jesus Christ.

The Proper Role of Government by Ezra Taft Benson

The Proper Role of Government

There are certain basic principles regarding the proper role of government. If principles are correct, then they can be applied to any specific proposal with confidence. The true statesman values principle above popularity, and works to create popularity for those political principles which are wise and just.

Many Are Called But Few Are Chosen

Ezra Taft Benson, at the April 1972 General Conference, recommended that the entire membership of the LDS church read this book. Many in the LDS liberty community credit this book with causing them to have a complete re-awakening. It’s a must read (or listen), and it gives a whole new perspective on D&C 121.

Ezra Taft Benson - Statesman - Patriot

What does the ETBS do?

The objectives of The Ezra Taft Benson Society are accomplished through a combination of creating and using new media (websites, video, social media), publishing educational resources, and encouraging local community involvement.

The Ezra Taft Benson Society recognizes that Jesus Christ is the God of this land, that the solutions to today’s problems are found in the scriptures, and that righteousness exalteth a nation. Among the many components of righteous living is educating ourselves and upholding our civic responsibilities.