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    The Lord, the Servant, and the Allegory of the Olive Tree

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    Daniel Belnap, “The Lord, the Servant, and the Allegory of the Olive Tree,” in  ... of the olive tree. President Joseph Fielding Smith once said that “the parable of Zenos . . . is one ... is thought to follow the progression of a particular olive tree and its offspring in the Lord’s vineyard. ...

    From Volume 7 Number 1, 2006 of The Religious Educator

    The Olive Leaf and the Family of Heaven

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    The Olive Leaf and the Family of Heaven Samuel Morris Brown Samuel Morris Brown is a medical ... received a revelation that he termed the “Olieve leaf which we have plucked from the tree of Paradise, the Lords message of peace to us.” [1] Now Doctrine and Covenants 88, the Olive Leaf is a rich scripture ...

    From You Shall Have My Word

    Autumn, Olives, and the Atonement

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    all groups of Abraham’s posterity. In ancient times, olive trees and olive oil played a significant ... Evidence indicates that olive trees were even more abundant in the Holy Land in Jesus’ day than today [1]. The olive tree acted as both a religious and a national symbol for the people of Israel, and its fruit ...

    From RE 1 (2000) of The Religious Educator

    11. The Dark Way to the Tree: Typological Unity in the Book of Mormon

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    some Jewish legends, the tree of life is an olive. [16] ) For our purposes, just a few features ... Bruce W. Jorgensen, “The Dark Way to the Tree: Typological Unity in the Book ... Way to the Tree: Typological Unity in the Book of Mormon Bruce W. Jorgensen ...

    From Literature of Belief: Sacred Scripture and Religious Experience

    8. The Strait and Narrow Path: The Covenant Path of Discipleship Leading to the Tree of Life

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    of the Messiah—He compares the scattering and gathering of Israel to an olive tree—Nephi speaks of the Son of God, ... encountered in Jacob 5 and the allegory of the olive tree (see 1 Nephi 10:12). The dream thus includes phases ... the Apostasy, the colonization of the Americas, the grafting in of the natural branches of the olive tree (see 1 ...

    From The Things Which My Father Saw: Approaches to Lehi's Dream and Nephi's Vision

    9. The Doctrine of Christ in 2 Nephi 31-32 as an Approach to the Vision of the Tree of Life

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    of the Tree of Life,” in The Things Which My Father Saw: Approaches to Lehi’s Dream and Nephi’s Vision ... The Doctrine of Christ in 2 Nephi 31–32 as an Approach to the Vision of the Tree of Life Jared T. ... and is a medical device specialist in Flagstaff, Arizona. The vision of the tree of life in 1 Nephi 8 ...

    From The Things Which My Father Saw: Approaches to Lehi's Dream and Nephi's Vision

    The Cross: A Journey of Meaning

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    of Jerusalem, and on the Mount of Olives, from which He ascended. [29] The most important “discovery” of Helena, ... servant, And in that hast rest from strife: Every kindred, every nation, Hail the Tree that brings salvation, Tree of Beauty, Tree of Life! [44] Because Jesus was resurrected, the symbol of the cross ...

    From Selections from the 2006 Religious Education Student Symposium

    "Commissioned of Jesus Christ": Oliver Cowdery and D&C 13

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    “Commissioned of Jesus Christ”: Oliver Cowdery and D&C 13 Mark L. Staker Mark L. Staker ... not only Joseph Smith’s history but also a footnote with Oliver Cowdery’s retelling of the same event. [1] ... as representing the testimony of both Joseph and Oliver to the restoration of the Aaronic Priesthood. [3] Even ...

    From You Shall Have My Word

    Days Never to Be Forgotten: Oliver Cowdery

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    Edited by Alexander L. Baugh Besides the Prophet, no one was more involved in the key events of the Restoration nor mentioned more often in the Doctrine and Covenants than Oliver Cowdery. He was influential ... by BYU Religious Education and explores the life of Oliver Cowdery and the many roles he filled. ...

    ISBN: 978-0-8425-2742-2

    9. Stela 5, Izapa: A Layman’s Consideration of the Tree of Life Stone

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    Alan K. Parrish, “Stela S. Izapa: A Layman’s Consideration of the Tree of Life Stone,” ... A Layman’s Consideration of the Tree of Life Stone Alan K. Parrish Alan K. ... is introduced in the twin visions of the tree of life given to the book’s leading characters, Lehi and Nephi. ...

    From The Book of Mormon: First Nephi, the Doctrinal Foundation

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