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    18. Sacrifice and Condescension: Types and Shadows for Latter-day Living


    can spend our lives trying to be more loving and kind, regardless of the adversity we face.” ... will serve Father’s children, even in the face of our own personal adversity and challenges. In striving ... and comprehension of the trials, temptations, and adversity we would each face as part of our own mortal experience. ...

    From The Things Which My Father Saw: Approaches to Lehi's Dream and Nephi's Vision

    “Peaceable Followers of Christ” in Days of War and Contention


    Dallin H. Oaks, speaking of adversity stemming from war, said, “Wars seem to be inherent in the mortal ... the adversities of war and military service, which have been the spiritual destruction of some, have been ... or Ensign, November 1986, 7. [2] “Adversity,” Ensign, July 1998, 8. [3] In Conference Report, October ...

    From RE 10, no. 3 (2009) of The Religious Educator

    "Let Him Ask of God": Joseph’s and Hyrum’


    and Hyrum, we are also most likely to wonder “why?” and “where art thou?” when faced with adversity; we ... the profound questions they lived. Their questions often surfaced from the thunderstorms of adversity ... and Hyrum swam through the “deep water” of adversity and suffering, as other Saints past and present also ...

    From Joseph and Hyrum--Leading as One

    Living Scriptures from a Living God through Living Prophets and for a Living Church

    Selected Article

    in the revelation given to Joseph Smith: “My son, peace be unto thy soul; thine adversity and thine afflictions ...

    “These Are [Your] Days”


    you are to proceed with your lives within what is allotted to you, while letting adversity highlight ...

    From RE 3, no. 1 (2002) of The Religious Educator

    How Institute Affected My Life


    known well has faced their share of adversity in the form of childrearing problems, health crises, ...

    From RE 12, no. 3 (2011) of The Religious Educator

    Night of Blood and Horror: Thoughts on the Trolley Square Shootings


    of the Father’s great plan of happiness. The truth is that, from an eternal perspective, the adversity which tries ...

    From RE 8, no. 3 (2007) of The Religious Educator

    God’s Manifestations: The Authoring and Finishing of Our Faith


    and adversity often include the spirit of peace, comfort, and consolation. Jesus said, “Peace I leave with you, ... know with assurance that during times of adversity their lives are acceptable to God, ...

    From Volume 7 Number 3, 2006 of The Religious Educator

    The Textual Context of Doctrine and Covenants 121-23


    and whispers, [My son, peace be unto thy soul; thine adversity and thine afflictions shall be but a small ... and growth from adversity. He lovingly counseled the Saints to beware of pride and unrighteous aspirations ...

    From Volume 13 Number 1, 2012 of The Religious Educator

    Teaching the Fall of Adam and Eve


    from partaking of the fruit, not expecting that there would be adverse consequences based on what Satan ... effects of mortality if he partook of the fruit, voluntarily accepted the adverse effects of the Fall so ...

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