Moving on to living the Gospel standards. If you love life and want to see good days, learn to master your tongue. No evil or guile. I try really hard not to swear. Nor say crude words. There are times I have slipped up but as I have strived to keep my language clean and … Continue reading Christ in the Spirit World and a Host of Other Teachings From 1st Peter
The priesthood is the power of God delegated to man to act in his name. Let me write that again so that it sinks in a little more. The priesthood is THE POWER OF GOD delegated to MAN to ACT in his name. I hope it sunk in a little more. We are talking the … Continue reading The Priesthood Covenant and How Melchizedek Used It
Moving on with Melchizedek the person. Hebrews 5:6 talks about the order of Melchizedek. Jesus was after that order (Jesus had the Melchizedek Priesthood). But I want to focus on the Joseph Smith Translation (JST) of Hebrews 7:3. The normal text makes it sounds like he has no mother or father but the JST clears it … Continue reading Who Was Melchizedek?
Let's move on to chapter 13! I just finished reading the entire chapter. I'm trying to see how best to make the transition from 12 to 13 and see how 13 fits into 12 because it seems as though they are on completely different topics. I think I have it figured out now. Let me … Continue reading Called From the Foundation of the Earth