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What Does It Mean for Jesus to Be Our “Redeemer?”

To redeem something is to repurchase it, to buy back something we have given away or sold. When applied to a person, the word implies rescue from captivity or bondage. (See “redeem,” Webster’s Dictionary, 1828.) Isaiah uses the imagery of … Continue reading

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No Weapon That Is Formed Against Thee Shall Prosper – 3 Nephi 22:16-17

16 Behold, I have created the smith that bloweth the coals in the fire, and that bringeth forth an instrument for his work; and I have created the waster to destroy. 17 No weapon that is formed against thee shall … Continue reading

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Enlarge the Place of Thy Tent – 3 Nephi 22:1-3

1 And then shall that which is written come to pass: Sing, O barren, thou that didst not bear; break forth into singing, and cry aloud, thou that didst not travail with child; for more are the children of the … Continue reading

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Great Shall Be the Peace of Thy Children – 3 Nephi 22:13

13 And all thy children shall be taught of the Lord; and great shall be the peace of thy children. (3 Nephi 22:13, Isaiah 54:13) I want my children to have peace. I want them to be at peace with … Continue reading

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Lengthen Thy Cords and Strengthen Thy Stakes – 3 Nephi 22:2-3

2 Enlarge the place of thy tent, and let them stretch forth the curtains of thy habitations; spare not, lengthen thy cords and strengthen thy stakes; 3 For thou shalt break forth on the right hand and on the left, … Continue reading

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O Thou Afflicted – 3 Nephi 22:11-12

11 O thou afflicted, tossed with tempest, and not comforted! Behold, I will lay thy stones with fair colors, and lay thy foundations with sapphires. 12 And I will make thy windows of agates, and thy gates of carbuncles, and … Continue reading

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Great Shall Be The Peace of Thy Children – 3 Nephi 22:13

13 And all thy children shall be taught of the Lord; and great shall be the peace of thy children. (3 Nephi 22:13) I’ve been thinking this week about teaching. In particular, I am interested in understanding better how to … Continue reading

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