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More than a Farm Boy

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Mark E. Petersen, “More than a Farm Boy” New Era, Dec 2004, 33

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Mark E. Petersen was called as an Apostle in 1944. He served in that calling for 40 years, until his death in 1984. Here he teaches that from a humble beginning, Joseph Smith became the mighty prophet of the Restoration. Read the rest of this entry »

Book of Mormon Testimonies

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“Book of Mormon Testimonies” Liahona, Oct 1984, 10

The Savior and the Prophets testify about “the most correct book.”

Jesus Christ

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Ezra Taft Benson, “The Book of Mormon Is the Word of God” Ensign, Jan 1988, 3, Excerpt

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As members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, “we believe … the Book of Mormon to be the word of God.” (A of F 1:8.) God has so declared it, so have its writers, so have its witnesses, and so do all those who have read it and received a personal revelation from God as to its truthfulness.

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A Testimony Vibrant and True

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Gordon B. Hinckley, “A Testimony Vibrant and True” Ensign, August 2005, 2-6, Excerpt

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We often sing in our congregations a favorite hymn, “An Angel from on High,” whose words were written more than a century and a half ago by Parley P. Pratt. 1 They represent his declaration of the miraculous coming forth of a remarkable book. Exactly 176 years ago this fall that book was first being set in type and run on a press in Palmyra, New York.

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Boyd K. Packer, “The Book of Mormon: Another Testament of Jesus Christ” Liahona, January 2002, 71-74

The Book of Mormon: Another Testament of Jesus Christ has the nourishing power to heal starving spirits of the world.

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