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Moroni 4 and 5 — LeGrand Baker — Sacrament as Covenant

 Moroni 4 and 5 — LeGrand Baker — Sacrament as Covenant Alma 22:15-30 tells a story that can help us understand the sacramental covenant. 15 And it came to pass that after Aaron had expounded these things unto him, the … Continue reading

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Moroni 4 & 5 – The Covenants of the Sacrament — LeGrand Baker

Our covenants are validated by the ordinances and the ordinances are validated by our keeping the covenants. The sacrament is a renewal and affirmation of both. Even though the words of the two sacrament blessings are similar, their intent is … Continue reading

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Moroni 6:1-9 – policies and practices of the Nephite church – LeGrand Baker

Mormon tells us almost nothing about the organization of the early Nephite church, and very little about how the church operated after the Savior came. Moroni does not tell us much more. Here he gives us only the barest of … Continue reading

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Moroni 6:4 – cleansed by the power of the Holy Ghost – LeGrand Baker

Moroni 6:4  4 And after they had been received unto baptism, and were wrought upon and cleansed by the power of the Holy Ghost, they were numbered among the people of the church of Christ; The words “cleansed by the … Continue reading

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Moroni 7, LeGrand Baker, A Meaning of ‘Charity’

Moroni 7:45-47, LeGrand Baker, A Meaning of ‘Charity’ Like Peter (1 Peter 1:2-4, 2 Peter 1:1-10), Mormon places charity as the indispensable peak of the mountain one must climb to find eternal life. 45 And charity suffereth long, and is … Continue reading

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Moroni 7:2-4 – Peaceable followers of Christ become the sons of God – LeGrand Baker

Moroni 7:2-4  2 And now I, Mormon, speak unto you, my beloved brethren; and it is by the grace of God the Father, and our Lord Jesus Christ, and his holy will, because of the gift of his calling unto … Continue reading

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Moroni 7:5-7 – Validity of Priesthood Ordinances – LeGrand Baker

5 For I remember the word of God which saith by their works ye shall know them; for if their works be good, then they are good also. 6 For behold, God hath said a man being evil cannot do … Continue reading

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