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Day: April 10, 2018

Mormon Thesaurus-Perfect

Latter-day Saint Thesaurus: Perfect

In the Church, we seem to easily comprehend that Christ was “perfect”; but we are sometimes confused when we consider the commandment “be ye therefore perfect, even as your Father … in heaven is perfect.”Here are some synonyms for perfect via thesaurus.com, and some clarifying quotes via general conference. Synonyms for “perfect” include: finished, spotless, […]

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When Joseph Fielding Smith wasn't 'called' to be an apostle

When Joseph Fielding Smith wasn’t ‘called’ to be an apostle

Joseph Fielding Smith actually wasn’t ever technically “called” to be an apostle in the tradition way we think of it now. Back in 1910, when the President of the Church and other apostles had discovered the Lord’s will and decided on a new apostle, they simply sustained him in general conference, and that was the […]

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