Category Archives: Ordinances

Why Are Ordinances Important?

Yesterday, I wrote that to be ordained is to be set in order. An ordinance is the mechanism used to create order. It is an action that is formally prescribed by God which we perform to show our devotion to … Continue reading

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Until the Law Shall Be Fulfilled – 2 Nephi 25:30

29 And now behold, I say unto you that the right way is to believe in Christ, and deny him not; and Christ is the Holy One of Israel; wherefore ye must bow down before him, and worship him with … Continue reading

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Return Unto Me – 3 Nephi 24:7

7 Even from the days of your fathers ye are gone away from mine ordinances, and have not kept them. Return unto me and I will return unto you, saith the Lord of Hosts. But ye say: Wherein shall we … Continue reading

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After the Order of the Son – Alma 13:8-9

8 Now they were ordained after this manner–being called with a holy calling, and ordained with a holy ordinance, and taking upon them the high priesthood of the holy order, which calling, and ordinance, and high priesthood, is without beginning … Continue reading

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That They Might Look Forward to Him – Alma 13:16

16 Now these ordinances were given after this manner, that thereby the people might look forward on the Son of God, it being a type of his order, or it being his order, and this that they might look forward … Continue reading

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What Doth It Profit That We Have Kept His Ordinances? – 3 Nephi 24:13-18

13 Your words have been stout against me, saith the Lord. Yet ye say: What have we spoken against thee? 14 Ye have said: It is vain to serve God, and what doth it profit that we have kept his … Continue reading

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They Were Strict in Observing the Ordinances of God – Alma 30:3

3 Yea, and the people did observe to keep the commandments of the Lord; and they were strict in observing the ordinances of God, according to the law of Moses; for they were taught to keep the law of Moses … Continue reading

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