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Every Knee Shall Bow Every Tongue Confess by J. Kirk Richards
KnoWhy #318
“And ye may know that the words of the Lord, which have been spoken by the holy prophets, shall all be fulfilled; and ye need not say that the Lord delays his coming unto the children of Israel.”
3 Nephi 29:2
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KnoWhy #315
“Now, concerning the state of the soul between death and the resurrection—Behold, it has been made known unto me by an angel, that the spirits of all men, as soon as they are departed from this mortal body, yea, the spirits of all men, whether they be good or evil, are taken home to that God who gave them life.”
Alma 40:11
The Lord Created All Things via lds.org
KnoWhy #312
“For behold, if Adam had put forth his hand immediately, and partaken of the tree of life, he would have lived forever … and the great plan of salvation would have been frustrated … for that would destroy the great plan of happiness. … Therefore, according to justice, the plan of redemption could not be brought about, only on conditions of repentance of men in this probationary state … . And now, the plan of mercy could not be brought about except an atonement should be made.”
Alma 42:5, 8, 13, 15
Salt Lake Temple via lds.org
KnoWhy #309
"And I, Nephi, did build a temple; and I did construct it after the manner of the temple of Solomon"
2 Nephi 5:16
A Tithing Slip via lds.org
KnoWhy #305
“Bring ye all the tithes into the storehouse, that there may be meat in my house; and prove me now herewith, saith the Lord of Hosts, if I will not open you the windows of heaven, and pour you out a blessing that there shall not be room enough to receive it.”
3 Nephi 24:10
Alma Baptizing at the Waters of Mormon Sketch by Arnold Friberg
KnoWhy #303
"And there was one day in every week that was set apart that they should gather themselves together to teach the people, and to worship the Lord their God, and also, as often as it was in their power, to assemble themselves together."
Mosiah 18:25
Shakers dance via Wikimedia Commons
KnoWhy #299
“I exhort you, my brethren, that ye deny not the gifts of God, for they are many; and they come from the same God … and they are given by the manifestations of the Spirit of God unto men, to profit them.”
Moroni 10:8
Prayer and Scripture Study via lds.org
KnoWhy #297
"For behold, are we not all beggars? Do we not all depend upon the same Being, even God, for all the substance which we have?"
Mosiah 4:19
Reading Scriptures Outisde the Temple via lds.org
KnoWhy #293
“But a seer will I raise up out of the fruit of thy loins; and unto him will I give power to bring forth my word unto the seed of thy loins—and not to the bringing forth my word only, saith the Lord, but to the convincing them of my word, which shall have already gone forth among them.”
2 Nephi 3:11
Martin Harris pageant via lds.org
KnoWhy #291
“But behold, it shall come to pass that the Lord God shall say unto him to whom he shall deliver the book: Take these words which are not sealed and deliver them to another, that he may show them unto the learned, saying: Read this, I pray thee. And the learned shall say: Bring hither the book, and I will read them.”
2 Nephi 27:15

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