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

—Lorenzo Snow

Topic: Revelation, Book of

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

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    understanding of the written or the spoken word must always be the spirit of revelation, or the Holy Ghost. ... that the Book of Mormon peoples had an independent revelation on this matter. In teaching about the Fall, Book ... the book to be the result of “the spirit of prophecy and of revelation—written by way of commandment.” ...

    "That They Might Come to Understanding": Revelation as Process


    internalized and acted upon. Revelation, in this sense, is best understood as a process that leads ... and subtly replaces darkness. [2] This is what I mean by the process of revelation, which yields accumulated ... and reception. In terms of communication, noise is not always audible. Sound can interrupt revelation, but other ...

    From You Shall Have My Word

    Joseph Smith, Emanuel Swedenborg, and Section 76

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    in Latter-day Revelation,” in The Doctrine and Covenants, Revelations in Context: The 37th Annual Brigham Young ... Smith, Emanuel Swedenborg, and Section 76: Importance of the Bible in Latter-day Revelation J. B. Haws J. ... Swedenborg’s writings and Joseph Smith’s revelation. Instead, it might be more reasonable to suggest that both ...

    Treasures, Witches, and Ancient Inhabitants (D&C 111)


    1852). See Lyndon W. Cook, The Revelations of the Prophet Joseph Smith (Salt Lake City: Deseret Book ... Revelations of the Restoration (Salt Lake City: Deseret Book, 2000), 897; Steven C. Harper, Making Sense ... mystique continues to surround the revelation in Doctrine and Covenants section 111. [1] This is partly due ...

    From You Shall Have My Word

    Exalt Not Yourselves: The Revelations and Thomas B. Marsh, An Object Lesson For Our Day

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    and unworthy, they had petitioned the Prophet to “inquire of God for us, and obtain a revelation, (if ... and lustful and covetous desires,” in the words of revelation, brought them into difficulties (D&C 101:6). ... (D&C headnote to D&C 118), another revelation, now Doctrine and Covenants 118, imparted firm ...

    How to Ask Questions That Invite Revelation


    that invite revelation, present some thoughts on developing the talent of asking such questions, and finally, ... Alan R. Maynes, "How to Ask Questions That Invite Revelation," in the Religious Educator 5, no. 2 (2004): 85-94. How to Ask Questions That Invite Revelation Alan R. Maynes Alan R. Maynes was ...

    From RE 5, no. 3 (2004) of The Religious Educator

    The True Joseph? Bushman, Brodie, and the Multiplicity of Historical Joseph Smiths


    of himself—as a revelator.” [30] Though Bushman’s book is definitely much more than a response to Brodie’s ... of the First Vision narrative, (3) Book of Mormon authorship, and (4) the revelation on plural marriage. Though ... or not the author believed in Joseph’s revelations.” [29] Those who believe in the authenticity of the revelation ...

    From Selections from the 2006 Religious Education Student Symposium

    Teaching the Book of Revelation: Five Considerations


    of the Book of Revelation, apocalypsis, and from this the English word apocalypse is derived. [17] The Greek ... or influence. In Revelation, we meet one symbol after another, all begging to be interpreted. Sometimes the book ... not for Revelation, one could only conclude from these scriptures that God lost.             John’s masterwork, ...

    From Volume 14 Number 1, 2013 of The Religious Educator

    13. Insights from the JST into the Book of Revelation


    of the total text. [5] Compare these changes with the book of Revelation, where he added only three new ... progression which qualifies us to understand its doctrines. But he has not withheld the book of Revelation, ... of the JST to our understanding of the book of Revelation, we shall skip over the first two quickly, giving ...

    From The Joseph Smith Translation: The Restoration of Plain and Precious Things

    Preparing Students to Receive Revelation: Insights from the Book of Mormon


    Preparing Students to Receive Revelation: Insights from the Book of Mormon Shon D. Hopkin Shon D. ... scriptural approaches that increase the likelihood of the light of revelation being turned on in their eyes ... help sharpen the desires of learners to the degree that they are prepared to receive revelation ...

    From Volume 13 Number 2, 2012 of The Religious Educator