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—Lorenzo Snow

Topic: Adversity

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    Islam and Mormonism: A Comparative Study of the Two Faiths


    of Mormon speaks of the adversity he faced when preaching his message: “And the world, because ... that in the face of adversity Jesus remained kind, compassionate, and committed to sharing his message. Mormons ... humankind. Both Muslims and Mormons believe that Jesus suffered and faced much adversity during his time here ...

    From The BYU Religious Education Student Symposium 2009

    Growing Old Graciously: Lessons from a Centenarian


    not have met otherwise. It made me understand the importance of the auxiliaries. What role has adversity ... own adversities have made me understand other people’s adversities. Many of my very best friends ... Life is full of adversities. But I have learned to cope by living a clean life, trying to understand ...

    From RE 5, no. 1 (2005) of The Religious Educator

    Every Experience Can Become a Redemptive Experience


    behavior adversely impacted an entire family—including aged parents, women, and children. Consider ... imposed upon the righteous can be transformed into a blessing. Therefore, wicked choices that adversely ... the ashes of such egregious adversity, he became the “fully comprehending Christ” and thereby, Elder Maxwell ...

    From Volume 12 Number 1, 2011 of The Religious Educator

    In the Hands of the Potter: The Crucibles of Light


    of the world. Too often, however, the light within us is quenched in the crucible of adversity, and we find ... of Christ, the crucible of adversity can be the greatest of blessings. For one thing, it will provide ... Put another way, the skills required to conquer adversity and emerge stronger and more committed than ...

    From Joseph and Hyrum--Leading as One

    Lessons from Liberty Jail


    In selecting these lessons I note yet another kind of blessing that came out of this adversity. To make ... in a mysterious way His wonders to perform.” [11] In any case, He certainly turned adversity ... be unto thy soul; thine adversity and thine afflictions shall be but a small moment; and then, if thou ...

    From Volume 10 Number 3, 2009 of The Religious Educator



    emotions with self-discipline, growing through adversity, forging bonds of obligation and love, governing ...

    From Joseph and Hyrum--Leading as One

    Chapter 1: Where Shall We "Gather"?


    contact with their Prophet. However, gathering also brought adversity. Much of the Church’s intense ...

    From California Saints: A 150-Year Legacy in the Golden State

    To Learn and to Teach More Effectively


    of the Spirit. ·    We all will have adversity; it is a part of life. We will all have it because ... [2] ·    When facing adversity we can be led to ask many questions. Some ...

    From Volume 9 Number 1, 2008 of The Religious Educator

    "I've Lived My Dream!" A Conversation with Arnold K. Garr


    “I’ve Lived My Dream!” A Conversation with Arnold K. Garr ...

    From Volume 13 Number 2, 2012 of The Religious Educator

    Agency and Freedom in the Divine Plan

    Selected Article

    to buffer the adverse effects of mortality. But without a broad range of experience, progression would ... mistakes and adversity than we could learn from a sheltered existence. The British philosopher Edmund Burke wrote, “Adversity is a severe instructor, set over us by one who knows us better than we do ourselves, ...