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    “These Miracles That Thou Doest”: A Student’s Tribute to Gospel Teachers


    visiting a less-active family and the hours he spent away from his own were sacrifices he made to discuss ... particularly in the context of the ancient world. Quite at the sacrifice of other things to be done, he spent ...

    From Volume 3 Number 1, 2002 of The Religious Educator

    5. Salt and Light: Being in the World but Not of the World


    2:13). The reason for using salt with sacrifices was not to flavor the meat nor to preserve it. When Jehovah taught Moses the method of performing the sacrificial rites, he said the sacrifice should be an offering “of a sweet savour unto the Lord” (Leviticus 1:17). When dealing with sacrifice, the word “savour” ...

    From The Sermon on the Mount in Latter-day Scripture: The 39th Annual BYU Sidney B. Sperry Symposium



    “What Were Those Sacrifices Offered by Lehi?” seeks to uncover the kinds of sacrifices offered by Lehi ...

    From From Jerusalem to Zarahemla: Literary and Historical Studies of the Book of Mormon

    10. The Dedication of the Temple


    holy house, even at the risk of their lives, and the sacrifice of all their labor and earthly goods. He ... as a symbol of their faith and sacrifice. Notes 1. Joseph Smith, History of the Church of Jesus Christ ...

    From Nauvoo Temple: A Story of Faith

    On Agency


    A sinless sacrifice for guilt, A dying world to save. [3]   According to these and other witnesses, Christ’s atoning sacrifice, freely given, makes men and women free—free from Adam’s ... life, including restraints, sacrifices, and self-mastery. . .  Had the rebels won that great war you ...

    From On Agency

    4. The Temple in Biblical Israel: Kinships of Meaning


      I shall limit myself to one ingredient, of one ritual, of one sacrifice: the blood ... it purge? Herein lies the first surprise: it is not the offerer of the sacrifice. It must be remembered ... of the sacrifice. The hatt?’t as the authorized purgative of the sanctuary echoes with a familiar ring ...

    From Reflections on Mormonism: Judaeo-Christian Parallels



    Patricia Rushton, Lynn Clark Callister, Maile K. Wilson, comps., Latter-day Saint Nurses at War: A Story of Caring and Sacrifice (Provo, Utah: Religious Studies Center, Brigham Young University, 2005) 287–288.   References   Baer, E. D. 1987. Letters to Miss Sanborn: ...

    From Latter-day Saint Nurses at War: A Story of Caring and Sacrifice



    [forgot] their sacrifices, their contributions, their dedication.” President Grant reminds us how essential ...

    From Volume 1 Number 1, 2000 of The Religious Educator

    Christ, Our Advocate and High Priest


    sacrifice that enables us to be cleansed from sin.             Note that I subsume the role ... 19:15–20, in which the Savior recounts His atoning sacrifice, “Which suffering caused myself, even God, . . ... suffering and death, His perfect life, and His shed blood—not to mention the Father’s sacrifice in giving ...

    From Volume 8 Number 2, 2007 of The Religious Educator

    Preparing Elders, Sisters, and Couples to Serve


    or priesthood callings. Senior Saints have grown up knowing that Church callings require sacrifice, dedication, ... for their willingness to sacrifice. Here are a few of the promised rewards:   Missionary service ... The rewards for missionary service so far outweigh the inconvenience and sacrifice involved ...

    From Volume 2, No. 2, 2001 of The Religious Educator