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Fascinating, Little-Known Facts About Mary and Joseph's Engagement

by S. Kent Brown | December 11, 2019 | Makes You Think

The Fathers It all started with the fathers. As with countless Jewish girls, Mary’s betrothal likely began ...

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How Imprisonment, Persecution Helped Paul Move Christ's Message Forward

by S. Kent Brown | July 23, 2019 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

The setting was an institute class wherein some important dimensions about Acts 16–20 became clear to me. F...

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Fire and Speaking in Tongues: What We Can Learn About the Pentecost Festival in Acts

by S. Kent Brown | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Pentecost Acts 2 has frequently caught the attention of students of the New Testament, for it is here that ...

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A Deeper Look at Jesus’s Healing of the Woman with the Issue of Blood

by S. Kent Brown | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Arranging the Pieces We begin with the unnamed, unknown persons in this story—the crowd. If modern Middle E...

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Details of Christ’s Suffering in Gethsemane to Help You Understand It in a New Light

by S. Kent Brown | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Olive Press We begin where almost everyone begins—with the name. As all know, the name means “olive press” ...

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How Jesus Honored His Family Despite Complicated Relationships

by S. Kent Brown | Makes You Think Mormon Life

This is the third article in a three-part series on Jesus Christ's teachings about families found in the Go...

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The Miracle of the Fishes + Other Ways Jesus Demonstrated His Focus on the Family

by S. Kent Brown | Makes You Think Mormon Life

This is the second article in a three-part series on Jesus Christ's teachings about families found in the G...

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How Christ’s Teachings Highlight the Ever-Present Emphasis on Families in the Gospels

by S. Kent Brown | Makes You Think Mormon Life

This is the first article in a three-part series on Jesus Christ's teachings about families found in the Go...