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Devotional speaker teaches freedom through obedience to God

by | Nov. 08, 2012

What We Believe

Freedom comes through obedience, Elder Paul V. Johnson of the Seventy and Commissioner of Church Education said during a campus devotional at Brigham Young University on November 6, 2012.

“Agency is essential to our progress and ability to become like our Father in Heaven and His Son, Jesus Christ,” he said. “Part of our earthly experience consists of being enticed by both good and evil and then learning how to choose good over evil. How could we become like the Savior if we did not have agency to make those choices?”

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