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


    Robert J. Matthews, “The Role of Ordinances in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day ... of Ordinances in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Robert J. Matthews Robert J. ... this was published.   My assigned topic is the role of ordinances in The Church of Jesus Christ ...

    From Salvation in Christ: Comparative Christian Views

    First Principles and Ordinances of the Gospel


      First Principles and Ordinances of the Gospel               The first principles and ordinances ... ordinance, is the fruit of repentance and is required of all who would be saved in the kingdom of God (John ... shall dwell with God” (Moro. 8:25–26).             These four principles and ordinances of the gospel ...

    From A Latter-day Saint Compass

    5. Spiritual Blessings


    ordinances received. These and all other saving ordinances of the gospel are also vicariously performed by living patrons in behalf of individuals who died without receiving these ordinances while they lived ... labor in building it.” 2 His sister Eliza R. Snow observed: “Thanks be to God for the holy ordinances ...

    From Nauvoo Temple: A Story of Faith

    A Comparison of Book of Mormon, Bible, and Traditional Teachings on the Doctrines of Salvation

    Selected Article

    that term is used to describe the Saints’ eternal home. The Necessity of Ordinances If the Bible is clear on the necessity of ordinances, there is no evidence of it among those professing an allegiance to it. Let us ... of the ordinance. Among those that acknowledge its necessity, ritual history has witnessed a remarkable diversity ...

    Our Identity and Our Destiny


    the saving ordinances of the kingdom.             Joseph Smith received a revelation that explained the relationship between ordinances and godhood: “Therefore, in the ordinances thereof, the power of godliness is manifest. And without the ordinances thereof, and the authority of the priesthood, the power of godliness ...

    From Volume 14 Number 1, 2013 of The Religious Educator

    Grace and Works in Martin Luther and Joseph Smith

    Selected Article

    on the universal and exceptionless requirement of Christ’s ordinances and the absolute prerequisite of his ... it stresses the vital priority of faith and repentance through Christ before his ordinances can have any ... though in Mormonism the priesthood is considerably extended and “laicized.” Rites and ordinances, as, ...

    "Endowed with Power"


    Temple ordinances give visible form to our covenants. John Luke, Intellectual Reserve, Inc.  “Endo​wed ... esteem ordinances, especially temple ceremonies, as central to its mission. In the temple we see ... The ordinances of the gospel relate directly to both the ultimate goal and the process by which it is achieved. ...

    From RE 13, no. 1 (2012) of The Religious Educator

    Basic Beliefs


    by obedience to the laws and ordinances of the Gospel. 4. We believe that the first principles and ordinances ... the Gospel and administer in the ordinances thereof. 6. We believe in the same organization that existed ... Priesthood. Priesthood is authority and power centered in Christ. It is conferred only by tangible ordination ...

    From A Latter-day Saint Compass

    Elijah's Mission: His Keys, Powers, and Blessings from the Old Testament to the Latter Days


    ordinance that is done in this Church and more particularly those that are performed in the temples ... on earth and in heaven of all the ordinances and principles pertaining to the salvation of man, ... upon the Prophet Joseph Smith in the Kirtland Temple, no ordinance of the gospel would be binding ...

    From Sperry Symposium Classics: The Old Testament

    Acceptance of the Lord

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    we worthily receive and partake of His doctrines and ordinances. Interesting to us are some ... participate in temple ordinances and covenants in comfort, who perform and receive priesthood ordinances ... obey mine ordinances. He that speaketh, whose spirit is contrite, whose language is meek and edifieth, ...