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    Promoting Peculiarity—Different Editions of For the Strength of Youth


    “Honesty”; “Sabbath Day Observance”; “Tithes and Offerings”; “Physical Health”; “Service to Others”; and “Go ... missionary work, service to others, profanity, personal journals, tithing, administration to the sick, ...

    From Volume 8 Number 3, 2007 of The Religious Educator

    Restriction of Gospel Blessings in Every Dispensation


    she still faithfully paid her tithes and offerings, kept the Word of Wisdom, was an example to others, ... was baptized on September 15, 1925. They later moved to Utah in 1947. Len faithfully paid his tithing until he ...

    From Selections from the 2004 Religious Education Student Symposium

    Reexamining Lot


    with one sentence, almost as if an afterthought—“And he gave him tithes of all”—without clearly identifying who paid tithes to whom or what “all” means (v. 20). However, it is generally assumed that Abraham paid tithes to Melchizedek, something the Joseph Smith Translation makes clear (see JST, Genesis ...

    From Volume 14 Number 1, 2013 of The Religious Educator

    Königsberg Branch, Königsberg District


    his family in their Church activity. For example, he allowed his wife to pay tithing on his income ... to Berlin. On the way, Marie Jenschewski was carrying tithing funds she was determined to deliver ... Money is now worthless, but I still want to pay tithing and will give it to Brother Freimann on Sunday ...

    From In Harm’s Way: East German Latter-day Saints in World War II

    T, W, Y


    He paid $1,380 in tithing, donated $550 toward the construction of the Manti Temple, and donated $257 ... From 1887 to 1889, he served as the tithing clerk in Manti. He interrupted this service to accept ... to Manti, he was again called to serve as the tithing clerk. His service ended in 1890 when he was found ...

    From Legacy of Sacrifice: Missionaries to Scandinavia, 1872–94

    2. A Six-Year Building Program


    that they needed a more equal distribution of labor on the part of the tithing hands: “A super abundance of hands ... work on the walls. 44 Payment of tithes slacked off considerably in the spring, and some workmen went ... on it for the security of the temple and tabernacle. This work was performed by the public hands, or tithing workers. 62 ...

    From Nauvoo Temple: A Story of Faith

    The Restoration as Covenant Renewal


    organization, Sabbath observance, the law of consecration, the Word of Wisdom, tithing, and temple ordinances ... to the Church in 1838 the law of tithing (see D&C 119). The Stipulations of the covenant are most often ...

    From Sperry Symposium Classics: The Old Testament

    3. Cultural Continuity and Tension: A Test of Stark's Theory of Church Growth


    (a) making sacrifices, such as serving two years in the mission field, paying tithing, fasting, ... tithing is that “they check up on them”—that is, the church requires tithing as a condition of temple ...

    From Latter-day Saint Social Life: Social Research on the LDS Church and its Members

    Preparing Our Hearts


    may teach a specific point or doctrine and bear testimony of it, like tithing. I can tell a story ... that the counselors in the bishopric had used. The congregation was composed of faithful, tithe-paying, striving, ... tithe-payers, a completely different group to which the prophets were speaking. RE: Do you think the counselors ...

    From RE 12, no. 3 (2011) of The Religious Educator

    Chapter 19: Buildings and Blessings: 1950–1964


    tithing (which went to Salt Lake City) and made generous contributions to local missionary funds and ward ... donations did not suffer but actually increased. Tithe paying, for example, rose 45–50 percent. ...

    From California Saints: A 150-Year Legacy in the Golden State