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Mormon Definition of Jesus’ Sacrifice Empty of True Meaning

28 March

Online LDS Bible Dictionary;“Crucifixion, A Roman form of punishment, usually inflicted only on slaves and the lowest criminals. The Lord was condemned to it at the request of the mob on a nominal charge of sedition against Caesar. The purple robe, the crown of thorns, and other insults to which He was subjected were illegal. […]

Mormon Terminology: Land of Promise

10 June

  2 Nephi 1:3; “And he also spake unto them concerning the land of promise, which they had obtained—how merciful the Lord had been in warning us that we should flee out of the land of Jerusalem.” Genesis 15:18; “To your descendants I give this land, from the river of Egypt to the great river, the Euphrates.” Genesis 17:8; “And […]

Mormon Terminology: Sanctification Involves Missionary Service

18 February

   “Sanctification Through Missionary Service,” Ensign, November 1981; “The words have come into my mind…They invite us to come unto Christ and be perfected in Him. This is done by serving Him with all of our heart, might, mind, and strength. If we do this, we receive a remission of our sins and become holy and […]