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"In proportion to the exercise of our faith do we receive information"

—Lorenzo Snow

Topic: Missionary Work

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    “Persuasion and Love Unfeigned”: The Exercise of Agency, Influence, and Principle


    into the vineyard to preach. ‘Well,’ [Joseph] said, ‘Go ahead,’ and I continued my work.” [1] Apparently, Joseph ... dropped my head and continued my work. At this time a voice seemed to whisper to me, ‘It is your duty ... to bring about change. The Epistle of James encourages us to “let patience have her perfect work” (1:4). ...

    From Joseph and Hyrum--Leading as One

    Jews and Greeks: The Broader Context for Writing the New Testament

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    that created barriers to the gospel for the educated. An analogy from my days as a missionary in France might ... he maintained that “the soul is God’s work, but the nature of the body is different.” [13] Since ... as a way to gain merit through works or whether adherence to these “works of the law” simply functioned ...

    6. Instruments in the Hands of God: The Message of Alma 17-27


    the Lamanites is full of principles that will help missionaries and members be more successful in their work ... 17:10). The same is true in missionary work today: the more we are worthy of the Spirit the better we can ... father opened the door to the missionary work which would occur at this time among the Lamanites. Modern ...

    From The Book of Mormon: Alma, the Testimony of the Word

    Chapter 5: President Tingey


    Elder Smith to move ahead with missionary work among Indians. On 26 February 1943 Elder Smith called ... to the Southwest Indian Mission. [16] Missionary work received new vigor when young missionaries were called ... conformity also seemed to work against missionary conversion efforts. That is, people seemed to be willing ...

    From Same Drum, Different Beat: The Story of Dale T. Tingey and American Indian Services

    The Faith of Christ

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    and taught the calculation of righteousness comes not from works, but “if we believe on him that raised up ... to the Galatians, “Knowing that a man is not justified by the works of the law, but by the faith of Christ [pisteōs ... might be justified by the faith of Christ [pisteōs Christou], and not by the works of the law: ...

    The Foolishness of Teaching


    be taught. Yours is a high, a holy, and a glorious work. It was of you, as some of the chief gospel teachers ... of the proofs or evidences or witnesses that the work is true. It names some of the essential identifying ... and a witness that this work is true. The fact we are guided by a prophet shows we have the true Church. ...

    From RE 6, no. 1 (2005) of The Religious Educator

    The Atonement Further Revealed: Truths from the Joseph Smith Translation


    that Christ said to His Apostles, “I must work the works of him that sent me, while it is day: the night cometh, when no man can work” (John 9:4). This verse appears to be a message about doing work while one still can. According to the JST, however, Christ said, “I must work the works of him that sent me, while ...

    From Selections from the 2004 Religious Education Student Symposium

    Unto Every Nation: Scenes of Church Growth Worldwide

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    by missionaries from Brazil who spoke the same language and shared similar cultures. Certainly the work ... this same time, missionaries in Switzerland began working with the Italian minority living there, most ... of reopening missionary work in Italy in 1965 after it had been closed for more than a century. A door ...

    Joining the Church


    in the Church. First, most of those interested in joining the Church meet with missionaries for a series of brief ... but sometimes they are located by missionary contacting. They typically have a desire to improve their lives ... will bring. To this end, they receive a series of lessons from LDS missionaries or from members of the Church. ...

    From A Latter-day Saint Compass

    Zion's Trumpet: 1850 Welsh Mormon Periodical

    “facsimile translations,” or reproductions of early Welsh missionary texts and volumes of official Welsh ... continues to work to preserve the full story of how the early preaching of the restored gospel inspired both ...

    ISBN: 978-0-8425-2782-8