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

—Lorenzo Snow

Topic: Prayer

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    Early Church History: First Vision


    Jessee, p. 198).             Searching the scriptures, Joseph was influenced by an admonition to prayer ... and knelt in prayer (Backman, p. 156).             A struggle with a satanic influence followed, ... of the persons of the Godhead, and of continual revelation. Mormon prayers, hymns, forms of worship, ...

    From A Latter-day Saint Compass



    there is significant cultural diversity.             A typical day begins and ends with individual and family prayer ... in consultation with one’s spouse, parents, or perhaps the entire family, and with the Lord through prayer (cf. ... fulfill, Latter-day Saints try to direct their energies by wise individual choices through thought, prayer ...

    From A Latter-day Saint Compass

    Revelation Attitudes: The Coming Forth of Official Declaration 2


    help, they need our prayers and our blessings and they need our attention. They really need our ... does He require that I still ask? The entry for prayer in the Bible Dictionary answers that question: “Prayer is the act by which the will of the Father and the will of the child are brought ...

    From Volume 3 Number 2, 2002 of The Religious Educator

    Comments on Common Ground

    Selected Article

    their prayer rugs, faced Mecca, then prostrated themselves in prayer. It was a quiet, orderly, and respectful ... of Omar and the al-Aksa Mosque, on Friday at noon. I had been invited to attend this special day of prayer ... a commitment to fasting and prayer, modesty in dress, the payment of alms and tithing, emphasis on the family, ...

    Covenants, Sacraments, and Vows: The Active Pathway to Mercy


    promised for keeping covenants. Baptism, the sacrament, and prayer form a succession of spiritual renewals ... will be able to feel.” [18] Prayer—Daily Vows C. S. Lewis’s senior devil, Screwtape, laments when Wormwood’s ... is the weekly covenant of the sacrament. Flowing from the weekly covenant of the sacrament is prayer, the daily ...

    From RE 13, no. 3 (2012) of The Religious Educator

    Identity, the Battle of Our Lives


    it by coming unto Christ through prayer, service, and scripture study. Moses 1:39 states, “For behold, ... and their wants and needs. He hears their prayers. He knows of their hopes and dreams and also of their fears ... mounting a proper defense through the adherence to gospel principles. This is accomplished through prayer ...

    From The BYU Religious Education Student Symposium 2008

    Historical Context for Each Section


    Historical Context for Each Section “These sacred revelations were received in answer to prayer, in times ... their work. The brethren united in prayer, and Joseph Smith was the voice. When he concluded, the Prophet ... best to govern the Church. 42 Groups of elders united in prayer on two separate occasions ...

    From Sperry Symposium Classics: The Doctrine and Covenants

    D&C: Historical Context for Each Section

    Selected Article

    in answer to prayer, in times of need, and came out of real-life situations involving real people” ... the Prophet to inquire of the Lord about their work. The brethren united in prayer, and Joseph Smith ... best to govern the Church. 42 Groups of elders united in prayer on two separate occasions ...

    9. Missionary Service


    such things as reading scriptures, personal prayer, and thinking about religion. The data collection ... the teachings of Jesus Christ. Ours is the responsibility to ensure that we have family prayer, scripture study, ... families. As Table 4 illustrates, we found that 73% have family prayer at least a few times a week, 39% hold ...

    From Shield of Faith: The Power of Religion in the Lives of LDS Youth and Young Adults

    Leaving Room for Holy Envy

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    a prayer was said at the beginning, or in other settings where a prayer might be made and the language of the prayer was Christological. It makes me aware that I am not part of that prayer, even if those who ... is not the Redeemer, God is the Redeemer. He said, “If I said a prayer in the name of the Redeemer, I would be saying ...