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    7. The Role of Ordinances in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

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    and realization of forgiveness of sin. By ordination to the Melchizedek Priesthood, a man receives the oath ... of the human family through the ordinances, covenants, and priesthood authority, if persons are willing ... marriage ordinances are performed by priesthood authority in a temple. Knowing all things, our Heavenly ...

    From Salvation in Christ: Comparative Christian Views

    17. Zion, Zion, Zion: Keys to Understanding Ether 13

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    Priesthood and 12 for the work of the Melchizedek Priesthood. These temples are to have divinely inspired ... for the Presidency of the High and most Holy Priesthood, after the order of Melchizedek, which was after the order ... hereafter JD ). Elder Matthew Cowley further explained, “In your homes where the priesthood of God exists, ...

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

    11. Edward Hunter: Pioneer Presiding Bishop

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    and that temporal matters ought not to be the concern of the Melchizedek Priesthood, the First Presidency thought ... In Zion, Melchizedek Priesthood bearers had little to do in wards unless they performed “acting” lesser ... for the worthy poor, and president of the Aaronic Priesthood.   The Call When Elder Heber ...

    From Supporting Saints: Life Stories of Nineteenth-Century Mormons

    The Wife/Sister Experience: Pharaoh's Introduction to Jehovah

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    that is, without the Melchizedek Priesthood.” [31] It was not until the dawning of the Christian era, and hence the return of the Melchizedek Priesthood through the Savior, that the practice was generally ... Priesthood. The Doctrine and Covenants tells us that he received it from Melchizedek (see D&C 84:14). ...

    From Sperry Symposium Classics: The Old Testament

    14. Historical Highlights of LDS Family Services

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    Handbook: The bishop and Melchizedek Priesthood quorum and group leaders are the Lord’s ... for priesthood leaders and members alike. The organization is now set to move forward internationally in order ... a Road: LDS Social Services under Priesthood Direction In 1969, due to the Church correlation ...

    From Salt Lake City: The Place Which God Prepared

    Jacob in the Presence of God

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    this promise has also been fulfilled as Jacob’s seed have become Melchizedek Priesthood ministers ... and possessing the same priesthood as Melchizedek and Enoch had also been translated and taken up into heaven ... mysteries of Godliness.” [1] From this comment we also know that Jacob was a righteous Melchizedek ...

    From Sperry Symposium Classics: The Old Testament

    17. Salt Lake City: City Stake of Zion

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    This position of the families and tents of Moses and Aaron, the presidents of the Melchizedek and Aaronic Priesthoods, may have represented their assignments as the sentinels placed to guard the entrance to the holy ... the tabernacle with the priesthood as they pitched their tents along the way (see Numbers 1–2). In Salt Lake ...

    From Salt Lake City: The Place Which God Prepared

    1. Whose Apocrypha? Viewing Ancient Apocrypha from the Vantage of Events in the Present Dispensation

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    these are the books of Jubilees, Enoch, Melchizedek , Adam, and many others. Most of these writings have probably ... of course, the Jews did not have the priesthood or the gospel or the guidance of the Holy Ghost. They were, ... that “there is no provision for secret ordinances now or ever” and that one temple function is priesthood ...

    From Apocryphal Writings and the Latter-day Saints

    Prophet

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    Smith and Oliver Cowdery and committed to them the keys of the priesthood (see D&C 110:11–16). Other angelic messengers, all prophets, had been instrumental in restoring the Aaronic and Melchizedek Priesthoods, beginning in 1829 (Joseph Smith—History 1:68–73). Joseph Smith had the spirit of prophecy after he ...

    From A Latter-day Saint Compass

    The “How” of Scriptural Study

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    that a people had the Melchizedek Priesthood, then we know they also had the gift of the Holy Ghost because it is the Melchizedek Priesthood that bestows this gift. I have had students ask for evidence that the principle ... From it I learn that the peoples of the Old Testament had what is known to us as the Melchizedek ...

    From Volume 9 Number 1, 2008 of The Religious Educator

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