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John Bytheway answers why anti-Christ arguments like Korihor’s are preserved in the scriptures

by John Bytheway, excerpted from "Golden Answers" | July 6, 2020

An intriguing question is a gift. When a student asks a tough one, the whole class goes into “search mode,”...

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What happened when the firsthand Nephite witnesses of Christ were gone and why they matter to us today

by John Bytheway, excerpted from "Golden Answers" | July 1, 2020

In the New Testament, the resurrected Jesus appeared to many people, including Mary Magdalene, the women wh...

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5 Powerful Scriptures in 5 Words or Less

by John Bytheway, excerpted from "Sermons in a Sentence" | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Joseph Fielding Smith changed John Bytheway's life in five words when he said, "We read scriptures too fast...

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The "Haunting" Arabian Phenomenon That Can Change How You Think of Lehi's Dream in the Book of Mormon

by John Bytheway, excerpted from "Finding Your Path in Lehi's Dream" | Makes You Think Mormon Life

And it came to pass that they did come forth, and commence in the path which led to the tree. And it came t...

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The Best Advice For When You Don't Get a "Burning in the Bosom" Feeling

by John Bytheway, excerpted from "How Do I Know If I Know" | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Most often when we talk about testimonies, we refer to feelings. We talk about “feeling the Spirit,” or “fe...

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The Perfect Analogy for Anyone Who Worries Their Testimony Isn't Strong Enough

by John Bytheway, excerpted from "How Do I Know if I Know?" | Makes You Think

Many years ago, a young man (he was only 23 years old) was called to be the new stake president in Tooele, ...

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An Unforgettable Message All Singles in the Church Need to Hear from John Bytheway

by John Bytheway, excerpted from "Moroni's Guide to Surviving Turbulent Times" | Makes You Think Mormon Life

One memorable evening, after participating in a fireside in Tremonton, Utah, I strapped myself into my litt...

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What We Learn About Loneliness and Despair from Moroni

by John Bytheway, excerpted from "Moroni's Guide to Surviving Turbulent Times" | Makes You Think

Moroni’s father, Mormon, was the major abridger of the Book of Mormon, which is why the book appropriately ...

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John Bytheway: A Line-by-Line Look at the Sacrament Prayers That Will Change How You Understand Them

by John Bytheway, adapted from "Moroni's Guide to Surviving Turbulent Times" | Makes You Think

For Moroni to engrave the sacrament prayers on the plates is a testimony that the sacrament was an essentia...

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6 Ways to Love Church, Even When It Seems Boring

by Excerpted from John Bytheway's "The Best Three Hours of the Week" | Mormon Life

The following article is excerpted from John Bytheway's " The Best Three Hours of the Week " available at d...