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Thus May All Become My Sons

Book of Moses Insight #21 Moses 6:59, 66–68 With contribution by Jeffrey M. Bradshaw and Matthew L. Bowen Download MP3 Here Significantly, the last verse of Moses 6 includes the words “and thus may all become my sons.”1 This statement relating to the exaltation of Adam and Eve and all

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By the Blood Ye Are Sanctified

Book of Moses Insight #20 Moses 6:60 With contribution by Jeffrey M. Bradshaw and Matthew L. Bowen Download MP3 Here Blood as a Symbol of Justification Because blood is a symbol of death and life,1   it was used in Israelite temples for “the altar [of sacrifice] to make an

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By the Spirit Ye Are Justified

Book of Moses Insight #19 Moses 6:60, 63, 65–66 With contribution by Jeffrey M. Bradshaw and Matthew L. Bowen Download MP3 Here In this article, we turn our attention to the second phrase in Moses 6:60: “by the Spirit ye are justified.” Simply put, individuals become “just”—in other words, innocent

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Out of the Waters of Judah

Book of Moses Insight #18 1 Nephi 20:1; JST Genesis 17:3–7 By BMC Team with Jeffrey M. Bradshaw and Matthew L. Bowen Download MP3 Here In this article, we digress from the direct discussion of Enoch’s sermon on the ordinances to discuss the corresponding subject of the relationship between baptism,

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By the Water Ye Keep the Commandment

Book of Moses Insight #17 Moses 6:60, 64 By BMC Team with Jeffrey M. Bradshaw and Matthew L. Bowen Download MP3 Here In Moses 6:60, Enoch declares the word of the Lord about the essential place of baptism in the suite of saving ordinances. In v. 64, he illustrates his

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By Water, and Blood, and the Spirit

Book of Moses Insight #16 Moses 6:58–60 With contribution by with Jeffrey M. Bradshaw and Matthew L. Bowen Download MP3 Here The Doctrine of Rebirth in Moses 6:59–60 In Moses 6:59–60 we read these significant words about the doctrine of rebirth: According to the Book of Moses, Enoch and other

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The Son of Man, Even Jesus Christ, a Righteous Judge

Book of Moses Insight #15 Moses 6:57 With contribution by Jeffrey M. Bradshaw and Matthew L. Bowen Download MP3 Here In a previous Insight,1 we discussed resemblances in vocabulary and phrasing between the prophetic call of Enoch in the Book of Moses2 and the account of Jesus’ baptism in the

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The Teachings of Enoch: Enoch as a Teacher

Book of Moses Insight #14 Moses 6:51–68 With contribution by Jeffrey M. Bradshaw and Matthew L. Bowen Download MP3 Here Enoch Teaches the Plan of Salvation In reviewing ancient and modern threads that highlight Enoch’s roles as a missionary, prophet, and visionary, we must not overlook his effectiveness as a

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The book that concerns us was purposely called "The Pearl of Great Price," that term being . . . the designation of a treasure that is both hidden and inexhaustible. Being hidden, it must be searched out and dug up—brought out of the depths by the strenuous and determined efforts of whoever would possess it. Being inexhaustibly vast, it can never cease to be a source of new wonders to the inquiring mind. . . . The Pearl of Great Price is unique among scriptures in that its message is available only to that extent to which God's children choose to make it so, but at the same time it is capable of conveying knowledge of undreamed of scope and significance. – Hugh Nibley, "A New Look at the Pearl of Great Price," Improvement Era, May 1970, 94.

- Hugh Nibley, "A New Look at the Pearl of Great Price," Improvement Era, May 1970, 94.