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Explaining Mormon Beliefs: Glossary of Terms

This article is one in a series of articles about explaining our Mormon beliefs to our friends.

As Latter-day Saints, we have a peculiar set of terminology that often may not be familiar to our friends who are not members of the Church. Have you ever invited a friend to go to the stakehouse, only to discover that he thought you were inviting him to go out to dinner? Perhaps you’ve told a friend that you were teaching the sunbeams on Sunday and they wouldn’t be quiet and sit in their chairs–just to get a blank stare in return.

When talking about the Church with our friends, it helps to be careful with Mormon terminology so that we communicate clearly.

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