John A. Madsen
The gospel is the sole hope of the world...
--Joseph F. Smith, British Area General Conference, 1971
The atonement is not part of the gospel; the atonement is the gospel.
--Bruce R. McConkie
"Gospel" also refers to the principles and ordinances of the gospel.
All efforts lead to the temple.
--Howard W. Hunter
The atonement of Jesus Christ is not a mass of theological jargon.
Atonement consists of these elements:
2. Shedding of Blood
3. Death and Burial
If you're interested in the official transcripts -- including some video and audio archives, as well, just click through to http://web.byui.edu/devotionalsandspeeches/speeches.aspx and have a gander.
Do you feel better?