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    Apendix: Hired Workers on the Nauvoo Temple


    assisted by the tithing hands. He was one of the first who commenced to dig the foundation of the temple. ... Angell, foreman over regular joiners, William Felshaw, foreman over tithing donations, Wandle Mace, ...

    From Nauvoo Temple: A Story of Faith

    Religious Family Life: Application of the Proclamation


    evidences of faith through works are paying tithing, attending church, attending the temple, and reading scriptures. Since I was young, tithing has been an important principle in my life. My sisters and I had little savings boxes where we would divide our money into spending, savings, and tithing. At an early age I ...

    From Selections from the 2005 Religious Education Student Symposium

    Conquest of the Heart: Implementing the Law of Consecration in Missouri and Ohio


    and (4) the law of tithing. The following sections will provide an overview of these four systems ... as commanded in the revelations.   The Law of Tithing The mid-1830s brought a season ... needs of the Church. They suggested an annual tithe of two percent on all families in the Church ...

    From Volume 3 Number 2, 2002 of The Religious Educator

    2. Cultic Piety and Pharisaism before 70


    proper tithing of foods and Sabbath observance. The Gospels say much else about the Pharisees, ... or tithe their food. Rabbinic law explicitly excludes tax collectors from table fellowship ... in the polemic against ritual tithing: Pharisees tithe their food, but neglect “the weightier matters of the law, ...

    From The Glory of God Is Intelligence: Four Lectures on the Role of Intellect in Judaism

    Joining the Church


    and drugs; beginning to tithe; living a moral and chaste life; and laboring to serve those in need. ...

    From A Latter-day Saint Compass

    Sunday School

    Lesson 16 “Thou Shalt … Offer Up Thy Sacraments upon My Holy Day” Lesson 17 The Law of Tithing ...

    10. Elijah F. Sheets: The Half-Century Bishop


    their debts and tithing, and live as Saints of the most high, . . . to be more faithful and keep all ... responsibilities regarding tithing. At an 1873 teachers’ meeting, Bishop Sheets’s counselor, Isaac Brockbank, ... for their work, and the amount and kind of tithing they had paid thus far in 1873. Following Brockbank’s ...

    From Supporting Saints: Life Stories of Nineteenth-Century Mormons

    No. 28


    I have also been appointed to receive the tithing of the Saints, and to forward the same ... of Jacob. The law of tithing was given by revelation several years ago, and it will continue in force upon ... tithing is not expected; for that would be distressing to them and their families. It would be better ...

    From No. 28

    2. Religiosity of LDS Young People


    increasing private religious behavior. Another indicator of private religiosity is the paying of tithing. About 70% of LDS youth in the United States report paying tithing “often” or “very often.” Tithing ... 50%, and only about one in four teens in Mexico say they pay tithing “often” or “very often.” ...

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

    7. Isaiah: Four Latter-day Keys to an Ancient Book


    which also means “tithe” (Heb. asiri). As any learned Jew can tell you, the unusual ya ending further signifies that it is a special tithe, the “tithe of ya,” or Jehovah. In other words, Isaiah is using the imagery of the tithe of the tithe. Anciently, the Israelites paid a tithe of their increase ...

    From Isaiah and the Prophets: Inspired Voices from the Old Testament