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Topic: Missionary Work

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    Grover, Mark L.

    Mark L. Grover is an expert on Mormonism in Brazil and an author on religion in Latin America. He works as Latin American and African studies librarian in the Harold B. Lee Library at Brigham Young University. Grover was born in Malad, Idaho, and served as a Mormon missionary in Brazil. He has a PhD in Brazilian ...

    The Focus of Teaching: Principles and Doctrines


    releases Peter. After his release, missionary work and the growth of the Church continue. Students usually ... are not... to intrude into your work your own peculiar philosophy, no matter what its source or how pleasing ... as they are declared by and in the standard works of the Church and by those whose authority it is to declare the mind ...

    From RE 3, no. 1 (2002) of The Religious Educator

    Chapter 9: Life After BYU


    that administrative affairs and edicts simply got in the way of moving the work forward. Richard Henstrom, retired ... folks [he worked with at BYU] were offended at his spontaneity. And quite frankly, academia could hardly ... at 950 North University Avenue and began to hire Native American and Polynesian students to work part ...

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

    The Doctrine and Covenants: A Roundtable Discussion, Part 2


    works that way, which, percentage-wise, would have the most red text?” The answer, overwhelmingly, ... the missionaries who were seeing her to her house. I had no special things to say, and neither did my companion, so ... of the Doctrine and Covenants. In a way, mine mirrors Steve’s experience as a very young missionary. I found ...

    From RE 10, no. 3 (2009) of The Religious Educator

    5. Toward a Social Science of Contemporary Mormondom


    in morbidity and mortality. The predominance of “exploratory” and sensitizing works is seen as denoting ... Scientific work is often competitive and may be biased in favor of powerful, respected institutions ... The character of good scientific work changes with the maturity and sophistication of a discipline. Early ...

    From Latter-day Saint Social Life: Social Research on the LDS Church and its Members

    The Church in Brazil: An Interview with CES Director Paulo Grahl


    with the help of such missionaries, along with local members and proselyting missionaries. Brother Grahl worked ... of missionaries, so that they may (1) understand the purpose of missionary work; (2) have a deeper comprehension ... that Elder Ezra Taft Benson dedicated the land of Brazil for missionary work during a visit to the city ...

    From The Church in Brazil: An Interview with CES Director Paulo Grahl

    Sustaining the Presence

    Selected Article

    with honors and as the valedictorian of his class. He enrolled at Brandeis University to pursue graduate work ... gangs up against missionaries from another faith but gets lackadaisical as soon as the missionaries ... it diligently the entire eight months we shared that not-so-spacious Penrose Hall room. It didn’t work ...

    Reexamining Lot


    to Salem. Melchizedek, Abraham, and perhaps Lot were called as missionaries to testify and gather ... a messenger.” [29] Arabic literature regards Lot highly and supports the idea of his role as a missionary ... was called a faithful missionary to the people of Sodom and warned them of impending destruction ...

    From Volume 14 Number 1, 2013 of The Religious Educator



    Gustave Westman Gustave Blomquist. “Missionary Journal of Gustave W. Blomquist.” In authors’ possession. ... Hansen. “Missionary Journal of James Hans Hansen, 1880–1882.” 1880–82. L. Tom Perry Special Collections, ... University, Provo, UT. Christian Nielsen Lundsteen. “Missionary Journal of Christian Lundsteen.” L. Tom Perry ...

    From Legacy of Sacrifice: Missionaries to Scandinavia, 1872–94

    Scriptural Conversion Factors


    power over you, and he doth carry you about, working devices that he may destroy the children of God. ... replacing the word is with an equal sign in the frequently quoted “this is my work and my glory—to bring ... that the result looks like a conversion factor: my work and my glory = the immortality and eternal life of man. 2. ...

    From RE 9, no. 3 (2008) of The Religious Educator