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    2. The Book of Mormon as the Keystone of Church Administration

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    of God was associated with Melchizedek, the greatest bearer of the high priesthood in ancient times (see ... the equivalent of a list of questions to be asked of oneself or by a priesthood interviewer in determining ... for priesthood and administrative instructions for the fledgling Church. People Read and Knew the Book of Mormon ...

    From A Firm Foundation

    Living Up to Our Patriarchies

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    of priesthood given to the Prophet Joseph Smith, these words are recorded: “The order of this priesthood ... of Mormon. Alma said that high priests in the holy order of the priesthood in this life were, in fact, ... to Abraham. Abraham, through the gift of God, was chosen to receive from Melchizedek the power to perpetuate ...

    The Doctrine and Covenants: A Roundtable Discussion

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    the Melchizedek Priesthood. Black: To add to this point, the original members baptized ... the calamity of the loss of priesthood or regard for the priesthood. Look carefully at these next few ... of the priesthood, “that faith also might increase in the earth” (v. 21) in a time when faith declines. As a church, ...

    From The Doctrine and Covenants: A Roundtable Discussion

    The Doctrine and Covenants: A Roundtable Discussion

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    the restoration of the Aaronic Priesthood and later the Melchizedek Priesthood. Black: To add ... the calamity of the loss of priesthood or regard for the priesthood. Look carefully at these next few ... of the priesthood, “that faith also might increase in the earth” (v. 21) in a time when faith declines. As a church, ...

    From Volume 11 Number 2, 2010 of The Religious Educator

    Doctrine and Covenants 110 and the Mission of the Church

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    in the temples.” [21] In 1964, a new Melchizedek Priesthood handbook was published in which we were reminded ... whoso is faithful unto the obtaining these two priesthoods of which I have spoken, and the magnifying ... the patriarchal order of the priesthood and the eternal marriage covenant... by which the Abrahamic Covenant ...

    From RE 3, no. 2 (2002) of The Religious Educator

    Profiles of the Prophets: Ezra Taft Benson

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    years of intense and busy apostolic and civic activities that included heading the Church’s Melchizedek Priesthood Committee, being the senior adviser to the YMMIA and YWMIA programs, serving on the Boy Scouts ... on priesthood extended the priesthood to all worthy males.             A personal challenge arose ...

    From Volume 9 Number 1, 2008 of The Religious Educator

    5. The Beginnings of Christianity in the Book of Mormon

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    that the Melchizedek Priesthood was withdrawn from Israel in Moses’ day, Joseph Smith taught that the prophets ... of Christ, Israel was denied priesthood and gospel blessings that are reserved for the faithful. Because ... the law of Moses and its authority of the Aaronic Priesthood were given to the Israelites until they could ...

    From The Book of Mormon: The Keystone Scripture

    The Restoration as Covenant Renewal

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    of the necessary priesthood authority (both Aaronic and Melchizedek) and baptism—the first covenant ... attest to the restoration of the necessary instruction and priesthood authority by divine messengers: ... covenant (baptism, the oath and covenant of the priesthood, and celestial marriage), as well ...

    From Sperry Symposium Classics: The Old Testament

    Old Testament Relevancy Reaffirmed by Restoration Scripture

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    sacrifice, temple worship, and availability of the priesthood difficult to understand. Because these things ... covenants with Enoch, Noah, Melchizedek, Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob (see Joseph Smith Translation, Genesis ... Melchizedek, Abraham, Sarah, Isaac, Jacob, Joseph, Moses, David, Uriah, Solomon, Isaiah, and Job. It also ...

    From Volume 8 Number 3, 2007 of The Religious Educator

    22. How to Make (and Unmake) a Mormon Hymnbook

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    faced a new obstacle. In February, the First Presidency divided the general Melchizedek Priesthood Executive Committee into two smaller committees, one of which, now called the Priesthood Executive ... especially sacrament hymns and others that treated Latter-day Saint emphases (priesthood, prophets, fast day, ...

    From A Firm Foundation

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