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    Grim Lessons from a Torrent of Flames in California

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    that the adversity found in mortal life is closely related to moral agency. Anything which removed adversity from our ... the Father’s great plan of happiness for His children. Moral agency, a vital component thereof, would no longer ...

    From Volume 10 Number 1, 2009 of The Religious Educator

    Two Keystones to Bind Us: The Constitution and the Book of Mormon

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    be free to choose for themselves. The principle of God-given agency and freedom to choose is the third ... and inspired Nephite leaders understood that there were certain “inalienable rights” of agency ...

    From The BYU Religious Education Student Symposium 2008

    Patterns of Obedience

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    was sensitive to the Spirit while acting according to correct principles. Through the use of agency, Nephi made ... will prompt us towards one action or another. The exercise of agency, the action, is necessary in order ...

    From The BYU Religious Education Student Symposium 2008

    Covenants Taught through Chiasmus

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    Father, and he loves us We lived with him before we were born We use our God-given agency ... is structured with chiasmic intonations. We begin and end in Heavenly Father’s presence. Agency is coupled ...

    From The BYU Religious Education Student Symposium 2009

    An Answer to Apparent Anomalies in the Attributes of God

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    the most defining characteristics that separate the living from the nonliving: agency and love. Through the Atonement, God is able to be the essence of agency. He is not dictated by his own laws; he is the law, ...

    From The BYU Religious Education Student Symposium 2010

    11. The Law of Common Consent (D&C 26)

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    and exercise our agency by choosing as He would choose. Elder Boyd K. Packer taught that “there is an obedience ... City: Bookcraft, 1971], 2:32). [11] Boyd K. Packer, “Agency and Control,” Ensign, May 1983, 66. ...

    From Sperry Symposium Classics: The Doctrine and Covenants

    12. The Joseph Smith Translation: A Primary Source for the Doctrine and Covenants

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    have to do with the spiritual and temporal creations, agency, the rebellion of Lucifer, the Fall ... agency, and the nature of the devil, of man, and of God. In addition to the doctrinal associations ...

    From Sperry Symposium Classics: The Doctrine and Covenants

    “Pointing Our Souls to Him”: Understanding the Law of Moses

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    the Jews were doing what Satan wanted. They gave up their moral agency to be governed by the heavy ... how we will live. We can choose to seek guidelines for every part of our life, give up our agency and, ...

    From Selections from the 2007 Religious Education Student Symposium

    An Answer to Apparent Anomalies in the Attributes of God

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    encompassing. God embodies the most defining characteristics that separate the living from the nonliving: agency and love. Through the Atonement, God is able to be the essence of agency. He is not dictated by his own ...

    From BYU Religious Education Student Symposium, 2010

    The Joseph Smith Translation: A Primary Source for the Doctrine and Covenants

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    have to do with the spiritual and temporal creations, agency, the rebellion of Lucifer, the Fall ... agency, and the nature of the devil, of man, and of God. In addition to the doctrinal associations ...

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