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


    Israel had the Melchizedek Priesthood taken away (see Joseph Smith Translation, Exodus 34:1–2). Although the prophets themselves from the time of Moses until Malachi held the Melchizedek Priesthood, [12] the people ... had the Melchizedek Priesthood, which was passed down from Lehi through the generations. They had ...

    From Selections from the 2007 Religious Education Student Symposium

    First Principles and Ordinances of the Gospel


    by a priest in the Aaronic Priesthood or by one who holds the Melchizedek Priesthood. “The symbolism ... of the Melchizedek Priesthood.             Summarizing the process from faith and repentance to sanctification, ...

    From A Latter-day Saint Compass

    An Everlasting Covenant:The Old Testament through the Lenses of the Restoration


    they, the church, in ancient days, called that priesthood after Melchizedek, or the Melchize­dek ... administered by the Aaronic Priesthood confuse you on this matter. Where the Melchizedek Priesthood is, there is the fulness of the gospel; and all the prophets held the Melchizedek Priesthood.” [9] ...

    From Volume 5 Number 1, 2004 of The Religious Educator

    Latter-day Christianity


    , and a higher priesthood or Melchizedek Priesthood. All worthy male members of the Church from age twelve onward ... to eighteen, and offices in the Melchizedek Priesthood thereafter. Offices in the Aaronic Priesthood include: deacon, teacher, priest, and bishop. The Melchizedek Priesthood offices are elder, high priest, patriarch, ...

    From A Latter-day Saint Compass

    Holy Habits and Righteous Routines


    to the Melchizedek Priesthood before being sent to the temple to be endowed or that in certain disciplinary cases ... of the First Quorum of the Seventy. This talk was given at the priesthood session of the Utah Valley Multistake ... as have I, if you will then begin to practice what you believe more diligently. Particularly as priesthood ...

    From RE 9, no. 2 (2008) of The Religious Educator

    The Healing Power of the Atonement: Conditioned upon Our Faith to Be Healed


    the administration of those holding the Melchizedek Priesthood. The faith to be healed and its companion, the faith ... is available on the earth today through the authority of the priesthood. [3] Although the miracles of modern ... to be healed compels them to request the administration of the priesthood will not only receive physical ...

    From Selections from the 2006 Religious Education Student Symposium

    The Key to Righteous Leadership


    the priesthood “after Melchizedek, or the Melchizedek Priesthood” (D&C 107:4). In formal nomenclature, ... of the priesthood; (2) he desired to become an even greater follower of righteousness, seeking greater knowledge, ... of the priesthood. Second is to discover how to become greater followers of righteousness The Holy Order ...

    From Volume 9 Number 3, 2008 of The Religious Educator

    "I Will Send You Elijah the Prophet"


    of the revelations, ordinances, oracles, powers and endowments of the fullness of the Melchizedek Priesthood ... messengers—to Joseph Smith Jr. and Oliver Cowdery in order to restore essential priesthood “keys ... “will reveal unto you the Priesthood, by the hand of Elijah” (D&C 2:1; emphasis added). [36] ...

    From You Shall Have My Word

    11. The JST and the New Testament Epistles


    It was not Melchizedek, then, who was without father or mother or beginning of days, but the Melchizedek Priesthood which ... with the Aaronic Priesthood, which came down by lineage. Hence, the point is that the priesthood of Melchizedek ... was made like unto the son of God, but also all those who receive the Melchizedek Priesthood (see JST ...

    From The Joseph Smith Translation: The Restoration of Plain and Precious Things

    22. Zion Gained and Lost: Fourth Nephi as the Quintessential Model


    repentance unto them, they humbled themselves, participated in Melchizedek Priesthood ordinances and received ... was a faith rooted in the ordinances of the Melchizedek Priesthood which leads to Jesus Christ. Note again ... another essential component of a Zion society is the operation of the Melchizedek Priesthood. It seems ...

    From The Book of Mormon: Fourth Nephi Through Moroni, From Zion to Destruction