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Jacob 1:7 — LeGrand Baker — enter into his rest

Jacob 1:7 — LeGrand Baker — enter into his rest Jacob 1:7 7   Wherefore we labored diligently among our people, that we might persuade them to come unto Christ, and partake of the goodness of God, that they might … Continue reading

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Jacob 1:8 — LeGrand Baker — The Savior in Gethsemane

Jacob 1:8 — LeGrand Baker — The Savior in Gethsemane Jacob 1:8 8   Wherefore, we would to God that we could persuade all men not to rebel against God, to provoke him to anger, but that all men would … Continue reading

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Jacob 1:9-16 — LeGrand Baker — Nephi as king

Jacob 1:9-16 — LeGrand Baker — Nephi as king It is useful, before we look at this passage, to examine the Book o f Mormon use of the phrase “according to.” In my everyday life, I usually use those words … Continue reading

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Jacob 2:5-6 — LeGrand Baker — meaning of ‘heart’

Jacob 2:5-6 — LeGrand Baker — meaning of ‘heart’ Jacob 2:5-6 5   But behold, hearken ye unto me, and know that by the help of the all-powerful Creator of heaven and earth I can tell you concerning your thoughts, … Continue reading

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Jacob 2:7, 9 — LeGrand Baker — what are we teaching our children

Jacob 2:7, 9 — LeGrand Baker — what are we teaching our children 7    And also it grieveth me that I must use so much boldness of speech concerning you, before your wives and your children, many of whose … Continue reading

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Jacob 2:12-17 — LeGrand Baker — Psalm 82

Jacob 2:12-17 — LeGrand Baker — Psalm 82 Jacob 2:12-17 12   And now behold, my brethren, this is the word which I declare unto you, that many of you have begun to search for gold, and for silver, and … Continue reading

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Jacob 2:18-22 — LeGrand Baker– pride is a dangerous illusion

Jacob 2:18-22 — LeGrand Baker– pride is a dangerous illusion Jacob 2:18-22 18   But before ye seek for riches, seek ye for the kingdom of God. 19   And after ye have obtained a hope in Christ ye shall … Continue reading

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