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    The One Pure Defense


    the nuggets of doctrine—such words as Aaronic , Melchizedek , priesthood , patriarch , Jehovah ... was something of an experiment. We met in the Hyde Park Chapel for a four-hour priesthood meeting. Elder ... Teach your students of the Apostasy and the Restoration of the priesthood, of Joseph Smith ...

    From The Voice of My Servants: Apostolic Messages on Teaching, Learning, and Scripture

    Basic Beliefs


    Priesthood. Priesthood is authority and power centered in Christ. It is conferred only by tangible ordination, by the laying on of hands of one having authority. Joseph Smith taught the importance of priesthood keys: Jesus ... Moses, Elijah, and Elias held various keys of priesthood functions and restored them to the earth ...

    From A Latter-day Saint Compass

    The Doctrine and Covenants and Modern Revelation

    Selected Article

    to the granting of the priesthood to all worthy male members of the Church. This is significant for many reasons, ... to manifest his mind and will concerning those who are entitled to receive his holy priesthood. President ... of the priesthood upon all races. Elder McConkie continues: “The President restated the problem involved, reminded ...

    4. Purposes and Functions of The Temple


    to them.” 2 · “If we can, by the authority of the Priesthood of the Son of God, baptize a man in the name ... was to be shown all things pertaining to the building and the priesthood thereof (D&C 124:39–42). To endow ... restoring to him certain sealing powers of the priesthood. It is mentioned in the revelation given ...

    From Nauvoo Temple: A Story of Faith

    4. The Design, Construction, and Role of the Salt Lake Temple


    of peace.” [8] The Presiding Bishopric, representing the lesser priesthood, laid the southwest cornerstone. ... on the east the Melchisedek priesthood, those on the west the Aaronic preisthood. The center towers ... provide smaller council rooms for the use of various priesthood groups (see fig. 2). This plan would ...

    From Salt Lake City

    Beneath the Surface of Multicultural Issues


    to be in harmony with the teachings of the Church of Christ. How can any man holding the Melchizedek Priesthood arrogantly assume that he is eligible for the priesthood whereas another who lives a righteous life but whose ... in the priesthood session of April 2006 conference provides a welcome balance between realism and idealism; he does ...

    From Volume 9 Number 3, 2008 of The Religious Educator

    Appendix B: A Voice of Warning and Truth


    their faith to remain alive. The priesthood, or the power to bind and release which Jesus gave his apostles, ... is the power and authority of the priesthood. The rod is the truth, knowledge, and fundamental principles of the faith by which all nations should direct themselves through the boy (or the priesthood). The boy ...

    From Fire on Ice: The Story of Icelandic Latter-day Saints at Home and Abroad

    Doutrina e Convênios e Revelação Contínua


    Bruce R. McConkie, "The New Revelation on Priesthood," ["A Nova Revelação sobre o Sacerdócio"] em    Priesthood  (Salt Lake City: Deseret Book, 1981), 126-28. Kimball,  Teachings,  452. ...

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    Our Identity and Our Destiny


    is manifest. And without the ordinances thereof, and the authority of the priesthood, the power of godliness ... and thus makes possible our acquisition of a more godlike mind.             Third, the priesthood ...

    From Volume 14 Number 1, 2013 of The Religious Educator

    El Profeta y Vidente-- 1835 La Autoridad, El Poder y el “Gobierno de la Iglesia de Cristo”


     Este capítulo revisará   primero los eventos del año 1835 en la vida de José Smith.   En su vida no hubo años que no estuvieran llenos de eventos, y 1835 fue desconcertantemente ocupado y significativo como cualquier otro.   Segundo, se enfocará en el es ...

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