Archive for December, 2009

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Dec

The Book of Mormon

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Bruce R. McConkie, “The Book of Mormon” The Improvement Era, June 1961, 402
Bruce R McConkie

We are laying the foundation for, and have already actually commenced, the greatest missionary undertaking ever destined to occur in any age of the earth’s history. We are going forth by command of Deity to carry the knowledge of God and of his saving truths to all nations, to preach the gospel to every creature, and to give in due course, in this life or in the next every living soul the opportunity to hear and obey these saving principles.

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Dec

The Keystone of Our Religion

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Bruce R. McConkie, “The Keystone of Our Religion” The Improvement Era, June 1965, 50

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There are in the world great hosts of upright and good people, men and women of goodwill, who desire in their hearts to know the truth about religion. They see conflicting claims everywhere, claims supporting both the philosophies of the world and the various religious systems.

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Dec

The Keystone of Our Religion

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Bruce R. McConkie, “The Keystone of Our Religion” The Improvement Era, June 1968, 46

Bruce R McConkie

We have a volume of sacred scripture known as the Book of Mormon, which contains the mind and will and voice of God to the world today. Like the Bible, with which it is in complete conformity, it contains a record of God’s dealings with a people who had the fullness of the everlasting gospel. Thus, both the Book of Mormon and the Bible present a summary of the doctrines of salvation, of the truths men must accept and live by to gain the celestial heaven, and both record the wondrous blessings poured out by Deity upon those in former days who walked in the light of the Lord and who kept his commandments.

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Dec

What Think Ye of the Book of Mormon?

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Bruce R. McConkie, “What Think Ye of the Book of Mormon?” Ensign, Nov. 1983, 72

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Two ministers of one of the largest and most powerful Protestant denominations came to a Latter-day Saint conference to hear me preach.

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