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6 Profound Insights into the Temple from President Russell M. Nelson

by President Russell M. Nelson, excerpted from "Teachings of Russell M. Nelson" | September 20, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

"Temple patterns are as old as human life on earth. Actually, the plan for temples was established even bef...

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Old Testament Lesson 45: "If I Perish, I Perish"

by Ted L. Gibbons | June 11, 2018 | Lesson Helps

Introduction In the scriptures and in modern life we occasionally encounter people whose commitment to prin...

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Elder Gong Shares One Aspect of Covenants We Often Overlook: "By Divine Covenant, We Belong to God and to Each Other"

by Danielle B. Wagner | May 4, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

"The song of our risen Savior’s redeeming love celebrates the harmony of covenants that connect us to God a...

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Why Our Most-Used Definition for Covenants Misses the Heart of What They Truly Mean

by Cory B. Jensen | April 23, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Suppose you were teaching a class of Israelite youth in biblical times and posed the question: “What is a c...

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Old Testament Lesson 30: "Come to the House of the Lord"

by Ted L. Gibbons | April 19, 2018 | Lesson Helps

Introduction In 1980 I walked through Hezekiah’s tunnel. It was an astonishing stroll. We made our way thro...

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How to Talk to Children About Temple Covenants After a Divorce

by Nancy B. Rollins, PhD | April 13, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Divorce is always, always hard—even when, as President Hinckley has said, it is now and then justified. Her...

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The Hebrew Meaning of "Covenant" That Will Change How You Understand Them

by Jack M. Lyon, excerpted from "Understanding Temple Symbols" | Makes You Think

In our modern world, where people purchase steaks and roasts in neatly sealed packages at the supermarket, ...

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Elder and Sister Renlund: 4 Ways Women Exercise Priesthood Power and Authority

by Elder Dale G. Renlund, excerpted from "The Melchizedek Priesthood" | Makes You Think Mormon Life

The following is an excerpt from Elder and Sister Renlund's new book, The Melchizedek Priesthood Understand...

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Old Testament Lesson 17: "Beware Lest Thou Forget"

by Ted L. Gibbons | Lesson Helps

Introduction Throughout history, the people of God have suffered from bad memories. Our recollection of the...

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President Packer: Most Mormons Misunderstand What the New and Everlasting Covenant Actually Is

by Danielle B. Wagner | Makes You Think Mormon Life

President Packer's book,  The Holy Temple ,  is a classic of LDS literature that has become one o...