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Aaron

(see BD Aaron)

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Aaron, Descendants of

(see Bishop; Priesthood, Aaronic )

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Aaronic Priesthood

(see Priesthood, Aaronic; BD Aaronic Priesthood )

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Abarim

(see BD Abarim)

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Abase

(see also Humble)

Ezek. 21: 26 exalt him that is low, and abase him that is high.; Dan. 4: 37 those that walk in pride he is able to abase.; Matt. 23: 12 (Luke 14: 11; D&C 101: 42; D&C 112: 3 ) exalt himself shall be abased.; 2 Cor. 11: 7 abasing myself that ye might be exalted.; Philip. 4: 12 I know both how to be abased, and... to abound.; D&C 124: 114 let him therefore abase himself.

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Abate

(see also Decrease; Diminish )

Gen. 8: 3 hundred and fifty days the waters were abated.

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Abba

(see BD Abba)

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Abed-nego

(see BD Abed-nego)

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Abel

(see BD Abel)

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Abhor

(see also Despise; Hate; Loathe )

Lev. 26: 11 among you: and my soul shall not abhor you.; Job 19: 19 all my inward friends abhorred me.; Job 42: 6 Wherefore I abhor myself.; Ps. 5: 6 Lord will abhor the bloody and deceitful man.; Ps. 36: 4 He deviseth mischief... he abhorreth not evil.; Ps. 78: 59 heard this, he was wroth, and greatly abhorred Israel.; Ps. 89: 38 thou hast cast off and abhorred... thine anointed.; Ps. 106: 40 insomuch that he abhorred his own inheritance.; Prov. 24: 24 the people curse, nations shall abhor him.; Isa. 7: 16 the land that thou abhorrest shall be forsaken.; Isa. 66: 24 they shall be an abhorring unto all flesh.; Jer. 14: 21 Do not abhor us, for thy name’s sake.; Amos 5: 10 they abhor him that speaketh uprightly.; Rom. 12: 9 Abhor that which is evil, cleave to... good.; Alma 13: 12 not look upon sin save it were with abhorrence.; Alma 37: 29 ye shall teach them to abhor such wickedness.

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Abiathar

(see BD Abiathar)

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Abide

(see also Dwell; Inhabit; Lodge; Sojourn )

Ps. 15: 1 Lord, who shall abide in thy tabernacle.; Ps. 91: 1 shall abide under the shadow of the Almighty.; Eccl. 1: 4 One generation passeth... but the earth abideth for ever.; Jer. 42: 10 If ye will still abide in this land.; Joel 2: 11 the day of the Lord... who can abide it.; Mal. 3: 2 But who may abide the day of his coming.; Matt. 10: 11 (Mark 6: 10; Luke 9: 4 )abide till ye go thence.; Luke 1: 56 Mary abode with her about three months.; Luke 19: 5 Zacchaeus,... to day I must abide at thy house.; John 1: 32 Spirit descending... like a dove... abode upon him.; John 1: 39 they came... and abode with him that day.; John 14: 16 another Comforter, that he may abide with you.; John 15: 4 Abide in me, and I in you... except ye abide in me.; 1 Cor. 3: 14 If any man’s work abide... he shall receive a reward.; 1 Cor. 7: 24 wherein he is called, therein abide with God.; 1 Cor. 13: 13 now abideth faith, hope, charity.; Philip. 1: 24 to abide in the flesh is more needful for you.; 1 Jn. 2: 6 He that saith he abideth in him... walk... as he walked.; 1 Jn. 2: 14 are strong, and the word of God abideth in you.; 1 Jn. 2: 17 he that doeth the will of God abideth for ever.; 1 Jn. 2: 28 little children, abide in him.; 1 Jn. 3: 6 Whosoever abideth in him sinneth not.; 1 Jn. 3: 24 hereby we know that he abideth in us.; 1 Ne. 11: 27 Holy Ghost... abide upon him in the form of a dove.; D&C 35: 18 if he abide in me.; D&C 35: 21 abide the day of my coming, for they shall be purified.; D&C 38: 8 he that is not purified shall not abide the day.; D&C 88: 35 that which... abideth not by law... remain filthy.; D&C 128: 24 who can abide the day of his coming.

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Abigail

(see BD Abigail)

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Ability

(see also Skills; Talents )

Ezra 2: 69 gave after their ability unto the treasure of.; Dan. 1: 4 ability in them to stand in the king’s palace.; Matt. 25: 15 to every man according to his several ability.; 1 Pet. 4: 11 minister... as of the ability which God giveth.

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Abimelech

(see BD Abimelech)

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Able

Ex. 18: 25 Moses chose able men out of all Israel.; Num. 13: 30 possess it... for we are well able to overcome it.; Deut. 16: 17 Every man shall give as he is able.; Josh. 23: 9 no man hath been able to stand before you.; 1 Sam. 6: 20 able to stand before this holy Lord God.; Dan. 3: 17 our God whom we serve is able to deliver us.; Dan. 6: 20 Daniel... is thy God... able to deliver thee.; Matt. 3: 9 (Luke 3: 8) God is able of these stones to raise.; Matt. 9: 28 Believe ye that I am able to do this.; Matt. 20: 22 Are ye able to drink of the cup... We are able.; Luke 12: 26 be not able to do that thing which is least.; Luke 13: 24 will seek to enter in, and shall not be able.; John 10: 29 no man is able to pluck them out of my Father’s hand.; Acts 6: 10 not able to resist the wisdom and the spirit.; Rom. 4: 21 had promised, he was able also to perform.; 1 Cor. 10: 13 to be tempted above that ye are able.; 2 Cor. 3: 6 made us able ministers of the new testament.; 2 Cor. 9: 8 God is able to make all grace abound.; Eph. 3: 20 is able to do exceeding abundantly above all.; Philip. 3: 21 he is able even to subdue all things.; 2 Tim. 1: 12 am persuaded that he is able to keep that.; Heb. 2: 18 he is able to succour them that are tempted.; Heb. 7: 25 he is able also to save them to the uttermost.; James 1: 21 word, which is able to save your souls.; Jude 1: 24 unto him that is able to keep you from falling.; Rev. 5: 3 no man... was able to open the book.; 1 Ne. 7: 12 the Lord is able to do all things.; 2 Ne. 27: 20 I am able to do mine own work.

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Abner

(see BD Abner)

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Abode

(see also Abide; Dwelling; Habitation )

2 Kgs. 19: 27(Isa. 37: 28) I know thy abode, and thy going out.; John 14: 23 come unto him and make our abode with him.

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Abominable

(see also Vile; Wickedness )

Lev. 18: 30 ye commit not any one of these abominable customs.; Deut. 14: 3 Thou shalt not eat any abominable thing.; Isa. 14: 19 cast out of thy grave like an abominable branch.; Jer. 44: 4 do not this abominable thing that I hate.; Titus 1: 16 in works they deny him, being abominable.; 1 Pet. 4: 3 time past... when we walked in... abominable idolatries.; Rev. 21: 8 the abominable... have their part in the lake which burneth.; 1 Ne. 13: 6 I beheld this great and abominable church.; 1 Ne. 22: 13 the blood of that great and abominable church.; 2 Ne. 6: 12 do not unite themselves to that great and abominable church.; 2 Ne. 28: 18 great and abominable church, the whore of all the earth.; Alma 39: 5 abominable above all sins.; D&C 29: 21 abominable church... shall be cast down.

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Abominable Church

(see Devil, Church of)

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Abomination

(see also Abomination of Desolation; Adultery; Devil, Church of; Evil; Fornication; Homosexuality; Idolatry; Sexual Immorality; Shame; Sin; Superstitions; Whoredom; BD Abomination )

Gen. 46: 34 shepherd is an abomination unto the Egyptians.; Lev. 20: 13 If a man also lie with mankind,... both of them have committed an abomination.; Deut. 18: 9 learn to do after the abominations of those nations.; Deut. 25: 16 all that do unrighteously, are an abomination.; 1 Kgs. 14: 24 according to all the abominations of the nations.; Prov. 6: 16 These six things... yea, seven are an abomination unto him.; Prov. 8: 7 speak truth, and wickedness is an abomination to my lips.; Prov. 12: 22 Lying lips are abomination to the Lord.; Prov. 15: 9 way of the wicked is an abomination unto the Lord.; Prov. 15: 26 thoughts of the wicked are an abomination to the Lord.; Prov. 21: 27 sacrifice of the wicked is abomination.; Prov. 28: 9 He that turneth away... even his prayer shall be abomination.; Isa. 41: 24 ye are... of nought: an abomination is he that chooseth you.; Isa. 66: 3 their soul delighteth in their abominations.; Ezek. 7: 3 will recompense upon thee all thine abominations.; Ezek. 8: 9 Go in, and behold the wicked abominations that they do here.; Ezek. 11: 18 they shall take away... all the abominations thereof.; Ezek. 16: 51 thou hast multiplied thine abominations more.; Ezek. 18: 13 hath done all these abominations, he shall surely die.; Ezek. 33: 29 most desolate because of all their abominations.; Dan. 11: 31 (Dan. 12: 11) place the abomination that maketh desolate.; Hosea 9: 10 their abominations were according as they loved.; Luke 16: 15 which is highly esteemed among men is abomination.; 1 Ne. 14: 13 mother of abominations.; D&C 29: 21 for abominations shall not reign.

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Abomination of Desolation

(see also Last Days; BD Abomination of Desolation )

Dan. 9: 27 overspreading of abominations.; Dan. 11: 31 (Dan. 12: 11) the abomination that maketh desolate.; Matt. 24: 15 (Mark 13: 14; JS-M 1: 12 )abomination of desolation, spoken of by Daniel.; D&C 84: 117 desolation of abomination in the last days.; D&C 88: 85 desolation of abomination which awaits the wicked.

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Abound

Matt. 24: 12(D&C 45: 27; JS-M 1: 30 ) because iniquity shall abound, the love of many shall wax cold.; Rom. 5: 20 where sin abounded, grace did much more abound.; Rom. 6: 1 Shall we continue in sin, that grace may abound.; Rom. 15: 13 peace in believing, that ye may abound in hope.; 1 Cor. 15: 58 always abounding in the work of the Lord.; 2 Cor. 1: 5 sufferings of Christ abound in us, so our consolation also aboundeth.; 2 Cor. 8: 7 as ye abound in every thing,... ye abound in this grace.; 2 Cor. 9: 8 God is able to make all grace abound toward you.; Eph. 1: 8 abounded toward us in all wisdom and prudence.; Col. 2: 7 in the faith,... abounding therein with thanksgiving.; 1 Thes. 3: 12 abound in love one toward another.; 2 Pet. 1: 8 (D&C 107: 31) if these things be in you, and abound.; Alma 7: 24 (Mosiah 5: 15; Ether 12: 4 ) always abound in good works.

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Above

Deut. 28: 13 thou shalt be above only.; Prov. 15: 24 way of life is above to the wise.; Matt. 10: 24 (Luke 6: 40) disciple is not above his master.; John 3: 31 He that cometh from above is above all.; John 8: 23 Ye are from beneath, I am from above.; John 19: 11 no power... except it were given thee from above.; 1 Cor. 4: 6 to think of men above that which is written.; Eph. 4: 6 One God and Father of all, who is above all.; Philip. 2: 9 given him a name which is above every name.; Col. 3: 2 Set your affection on things above.; James 1: 17 Every good gift and every perfect gift is from above.

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Abraham

(see BD Abraham)

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Abraham’s Bosom

(see BD Abraham’s Bosom)

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Abrahamic Covenant

(see also Covenants; Israel, Mission of; Seed of Abraham; Separation; BD Abraham, Covenant of )

Gen. 12: 3 in thee shall all families... be blessed.; Gen. 17: 2 my covenant between me and thee.; Gen. 17: 21 covenant will I establish with Isaac.; Gen. 21: 12 in Isaac shall thy seed be called.; Gen. 22: 17 I will multiply thy seed.; Ex. 19: 5 obey my voice indeed, and keep my covenant.; Deut. 14: 2 holy people... peculiar people... above all the nations.; Isa. 49: 6 give thee for a light to the Gentiles.; Jer. 3: 14 I am married unto you.; Jer. 31: 31 I will make a new covenant with... Israel.; Hosea 2: 19 I will betroth thee unto me.; Luke 3: 8 begin not to say... We have Abraham to our father.; John 8: 33 We be Abraham’s seed.; John 8: 39 Abraham’s children, ye would do the works.; Acts 3: 25 children of the prophets, and of the covenant.; Rom. 9: 4 Israelites, to whom pertaineth the adoption,... and the covenants.; Gal. 3: 7 which are of faith, the same are the children of Abraham.; Gal. 3: 29 if ye be Christ’s, then are ye Abraham’s seed, and heirs.; 1 Ne. 15: 14 remnant of our seed... covenant people.; 1 Ne. 17: 40 he covenanted with... Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob.; 1 Ne. 19: 15 remember the covenants which he made.; 2 Ne. 10: 7 I covenanted with their fathers.; 2 Ne. 29: 14 I covenanted with Abraham.; 3 Ne. 20: 25 the covenant which the Father made.; Ether 13: 11 covenant which God made.; D&C 52: 2 heirs according to the covenant.; D&C 84: 34 They become... the seed of Abraham.; D&C 84: 99 election... by the faith and covenant of their fathers.; D&C 86: 9 ye are lawful heirs.; D&C 110: 12 Elias appeared, and committed the dispensation... of Abraham.; D&C 124: 58 my servant Joseph: In thee... shall... earth be blessed.; D&C 132: 32 do the works of Abraham.; Abr. 2: 9 bear this ministry and Priesthood.

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Abram

(see BD Abraham)

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Absalom

(see BD Absalom)

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Abstain, Abstinence

(see also Self-mastery; Word of Wisdom )

Prov. 1: 15 walk not... with them: refrain thy foot.; Acts 15: 20 abstain from pollutions of idols,... fornication.; 1 Thes. 4: 3 abstain from fornication.; 1 Thes. 5: 22 Abstain from all appearance of evil.; 1 Tim. 4: 3 commanding to abstain from meats.; James 4: 7 Resist the devil.; 1 Pet. 2: 11 abstain from fleshly lusts.; Alma 38: 12 refrain from idleness.; Alma 39: 12 in the fear of God, that ye refrain from your iniquities.; D&C 49: 18 whoso forbiddeth to abstain from meats... is not ordained.; D&C 59: 9 keep thyself unspotted from the world.; D&C 82: 2 refrain from sin, lest sore judgments.; D&C 88: 124 cease to be idle... unclean.; D&C 89: 5 drinketh wine or strong drink... not good.; D&C 136: 21 Keep yourselves from evil to take the name of the Lord.

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Abundance

(see also Abundant Life; Fulness; Plenty )

Deut. 28: 47 with gladness of heart, for the abundance of all things.; Ps. 52: 7 trusted in the abundance of his riches.; Eccl. 5: 12 abundance of the rich will not suffer him to sleep.; Isa. 60: 5 abundance of the sea shall be converted unto thee.; Matt. 12: 34 (Luke 6: 45) out of the abundance of the heart the mouth speaketh.; Matt. 13: 12 (Matt. 25: 29) whosoever hath... shall have more abundance.; Mark 12: 44 (Luke 21: 4) they did cast in of their abundance.; Luke 12: 15 a man’s life consisteth not in the abundance of the things which he possesseth.; 2 Cor. 8: 14 your abundance may be a supply for their want.; D&C 104: 18 man shall take of the abundance which I have made.

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Abundant Life

(see also Abundance)

2 Chr. 20: 20 believe his prophets, so shall ye prosper.; Ps. 112: 3 riches shall be in his house.; Ps. 144: 15 Happy is that people.; Prov. 3: 10 thy barns be filled with plenty.; Isa. 1: 19 obedient, ye shall eat the good of the land.; Isa. 58: 11 spring of water whose waters fail not.; Matt. 6: 33 these things shall be added unto you.; Matt. 16: 25 lose his life for my sake shall find it.; John 10: 10 life, and... have it more abundantly.; Gal. 6: 9 we shall reap.; 2 Pet. 1: 8 things be in you, and abound.; 2 Ne. 4: 35 I know that God will give liberally.; Jacob 2: 18 before ye seek for riches, seek ye the kingdom.; Alma 37: 37 Lord... will direct thee for good.; D&C 59: 16 fulness of the earth is yours.; D&C 64: 34 obedient shall eat the good of the land.; D&C 93: 27 no man receiveth a fulness.

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Abundantly

Isa. 55: 7 to our God, for he will abundantly pardon.; Titus 3: 6 he shed on us abundantly through Jesus Christ.

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Accept

(see also Receive; Take )

Gen. 4: 7 If thou doest well, shalt thou not be accepted.; Deut. 33: 11 bless... and accept the works of his hands.; Ps. 82: 2 ye judge... and accept the persons of the wicked.; Prov. 18: 5 not good to accept the wicked.; Jer. 14: 12 when they offer... I will not accept them.; Ezek. 20: 40 in mine holy mountain... will I accept them.; Amos 5: 22 Though ye offer me burnt offerings... I will not accept them.; Mal. 1: 13 offering: should I accept this of your hand.; Luke 4: 24 No prophet is accepted in his own country.; Acts 10: 35 worketh righteousness, is accepted with him.; 2 Cor. 5: 9 present or absent, we may be accepted of him.; 2 Cor. 8: 12 willing mind, it is accepted according to that a man hath.; Gal. 2: 6 God accepteth no man’s person.; D&C 132: 9 Will I accept of an offering.

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Acceptable

Lev. 22: 20 hath a blemish... shall not be acceptable.; Ps. 19: 14 meditation of my heart, be acceptable in thy sight.; Prov. 10: 32 lips of the righteous know what is acceptable.; Isa. 61: 2 (Luke 4: 19) proclaim the acceptable year of the Lord.; Rom. 12: 1 living sacrifice, holy, acceptable unto God.; Rom. 12: 2 acceptable and perfect will of God.; Rom. 14: 18 in these things serveth Christ is acceptable to God.; Eph. 5: 10 Proving what is acceptable unto the Lord.; 1 Pet. 2: 20 patiently, this is acceptable with God.; Moro. 7: 44 none is acceptable before God, save the meek.; D&C 84: 31 offer an acceptable offering and sacrifice.; D&C 93: 51 proclaim the acceptable year of the Lord.; Moses 6: 3 offered an acceptable sacrifice.

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Access

Rom. 5: 2 we have access by faith into this grace.; Eph. 2: 18 both have access by one Spirit unto the Father.

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Accomplished

(see also Do; Fulfill; Perform )

Prov. 13: 19 desire accomplished is sweet to the soul.; Luke 18: 31 all... concerning the Son of man shall be accomplished.; Luke 22: 37 that is written must yet be accomplished in me.; John 19: 28 knowing that all things were now accomplished.

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Accord

Acts 2: 1 they were all with one accord in one place.; Acts 2: 46 continuing daily with one accord in the temple.; Acts 4: 24 lifted up their voice to God with one accord.; Acts 8: 6 the people with one accord gave heed.; Philip. 2: 2 same love, being of one accord, of one mind.

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Account

(see also Accountability; Count; Reckon; Record )

Ps. 144: 3 son of man, that thou makest account of him.; Matt. 12: 36 every idle word... they shall give account.; Matt. 18: 23 king, which would take account of his servants.; Luke 16: 2 give an account of thy stewardship.; Rom. 14: 12 every one of us shall give account of himself to God.; Gal. 3: 6 accounted to him for righteousness.; Heb. 13: 17 they watch... as they that must give account.; 1 Pet. 4: 5 give account to him that is ready to judge.; 1 Ne. 1: 17 I shall make an account of my proceedings.; D&C 72: 3 required... of every steward, to render an account.

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Accountability

(see also Account; Accountability, Age of; Baptism, Qualifications for; Good Works; Judgment; Punishment; Retribution; Stewardship )

Ex. 20: 5(Ex. 34: 7; Deut. 5: 9 )visiting the iniquity of the fathers upon the children.; Ex. 28: 38 Aaron may bear the iniquity.; Ex. 32: 33 Whosoever hath sinned... will I blot out of my book.; Lev. 5: 17 he... shall bear his iniquity.; Lev. 20: 9 his blood shall be upon him.; Num. 35: 33 cleansed... by the blood of him that shed it.; Deut. 24: 16 (2 Kgs. 14: 6; 2 Chr. 25: 4 ) death for his own sin.; Josh. 7: 19 tell me now what thou hast done.; Isa. 53: 11 he shall bear their iniquities.; Ezek. 3: 18 his blood will I require.; Ezek. 18: 20 son shall not bear the iniquity of the father.; Ezek. 33: 6 blood will I require at the watchman’s hand.; Matt. 12: 36 every idle word... they shall give account.; Luke 12: 47 knew his lord’s will, and prepared not... shall be beaten.; Luke 16: 2 an account of thy stewardship.; Rom. 2: 6 render... according to his deeds.; Rom. 2: 12 sinned without law shall also perish.; 2 Cor. 5: 10 receive... according to that he hath done.; 2 Cor. 9: 6 soweth bountifully shall reap also.; Gal. 6: 7 whatsoever a man soweth, that shall he also reap.; Rev. 20: 12 dead were judged... according to their works.; 2 Ne. 9: 25 no law given there is no punishment.; Jacob 1: 19 sins of the people upon our own heads.; Mosiah 2: 33 dieth in his sins, the same drinketh damnation.; Mosiah 3: 21 none shall be found blameless... except... children.; Mosiah 26: 29 judge according to the sins.; Alma 12: 14 words... works... thoughts will also condemn us.; Moro. 8: 10 teach - repentance and baptism unto those who are accountable.; D&C 10: 23 require this at their hands.; D&C 20: 71 accountability before God.; D&C 42: 32 every man shall be made accountable.; D&C 101: 78 every man may be accountable for his own sins.; D&C 134: 1 holds men accountable for their acts.; A of F 2 men will be punished for their own sins.

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Accountability, Age of

(see also Children; Salvation of Little Children )

Moro. 8: 11(Moro. 8: 5-26) little children need no repentance, neither baptism.; D&C 18: 42 all... repent and be baptized... who have arrived at the years of accountability.; D&C 20: 71 (D&C 137: 10) the years of accountability.; D&C 29: 47 until they begin to become accountable before me.; D&C 68: 27 children shall be baptized... when eight years old.

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Accursed

Deut. 21: 23 he that is hanged is accursed of God.; Josh. 6: 18 keep yourselves from the accursed thing.; Josh. 7: 1 Israel committed a trespass in the accursed thing.; Rom. 9: 3 wish that myself were accursed from Christ for my brethren.; 1 Cor. 12: 3 no man speaking by the Spirit... calleth Jesus accursed.; Gal. 1: 8 preach any other gospel... let him be accursed.; Hel. 12: 18 treasure... accursed, because of the iniquity of him who hath hid it.; Ether 4: 8 contend against the word of the Lord, let him be accursed.

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Accusation

(see also Charge)

Matt. 27: 37(Mark 15: 26) over his head his accusation written.; Luke 6: 7 that they might find an accusation against him.; John 18: 29 What accusation bring ye against this man.; 1 Tim. 5: 19 Against an elder receive not an accusation.; 2 Pet. 2: 11 bring not railing accusation against them.; Jude 1: 9 durst not bring against him a railing accusation.; D&C 50: 33 Not with railing accusation.

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Accuse

(see also Condemn; Judge )

Matt. 12: 10(Mark 3: 2) heal on the sabbath... that they might accuse him.; Matt. 27: 12 (Mark 15: 3; Luke 23: 10 )accused of the chief priests.; Luke 3: 14 neither accuse any falsely.; Luke 11: 54 out of his mouth, that they might accuse him.; John 5: 45 that I will accuse you... there is one that accuseth.; Acts 25: 16 he which is accused have the accusers face to face.; Acts 26: 7 I am accused of the Jews.; Titus 1: 6 having faithful children not accused of riot.; 1 Pet. 3: 16 falsely accuse your good conversation.; Rev. 12: 10 accused them before our God day and night.; 2 Ne. 1: 25 ye have accused him that he sought power... over you.

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Accuser

John 8: 10 Woman, where are those thine accusers.; Titus 2: 3 be... not false accusers.; Rev. 12: 10 for the accuser of our brethren is cast down.

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Achaia

(see BD Achaia)

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Acknowledge

(see also Confession)

Prov. 3: 6 In all thy ways acknowledge him.; Dan. 11: 39 with a strange god, whom he shall acknowledge.; Hosea 5: 15 I will go... till they acknowledge their offence.; 1 Cor. 14: 37 let him acknowledge that the things that I write.; 1 Jn. 2: 23 he that acknowledgeth the Son hath the Father also.; D&C 102: 9 acknowledged... by the voice of the church.

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Acquaint

Job 22: 21 Acquaint now thyself with him, and be at peace.; Ps. 139: 3 art acquainted with all my ways.; Isa. 53: 3 (Mosiah 14: 3) a man of sorrows, and acquainted with grief.

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Act

Isa. 28: 21(D&C 95: 4; D&C 101: 95 ) bring to pass his act, his strange act.; John 8: 4 this woman was taken in adultery, in the very act.; 2 Ne. 2: 13 neither to act nor be acted upon.; 2 Ne. 2: 16 God gave unto man that he should act for himself.; 2 Ne. 10: 23 ye are free to act for yourselves.; Alma 12: 31 placing themselves in a state to act.; D&C 1: 3 (D&C 88: 108) their secret acts shall be revealed.; D&C 43: 8 instruct and edify each other, that ye may know how to act and direct my church.; D&C 101: 78 That every man may act in doctrine and principle.; D&C 107: 34 Seventy are to act in the name of the Lord.; D&C 107: 99 let every man learn his duty, and to act in the office.; D&C 134: 1 governments... men accountable for their acts in relation to them.

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Actions

1 Sam. 2: 3 God of knowledge, and by him actions are weighed.

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Adam

(see also Breath of Life; Creation; Fall of Man; Man, Physical Creation of; BD Adam )

Gen. 1: 26 make man in our image.; Gen. 2: 7 (Gen. 2: 15)man became a living soul;.; Gen. 5: 2 called their name Adam.; Gen. 5: 4 days of Adam after he had begotten Seth.; Job 31: 33 If I covered my transgressions as Adam.; Dan. 7: 9 the Ancient of days.; Dan. 10: 13 (Dan. 12: 1)Michael, one of the chief princes.; Luke 3: 38 Adam... son of God.; Rom. 5: 14 death reigned from Adam to Moses.; 1 Cor. 15: 22 in Adam all die, even so in Christ shall all be made alive.; 1 Cor. 15: 45 The first man Adam.; 1 Thes. 4: 16 the voice of the archangel.; 1 Tim. 2: 14 Adam was not deceived, but the woman.; Jude 1: 9 Michael... contending with the devil.; Rev. 12: 7 Michael and his angels fought.; 1 Ne. 5: 11 Adam and Eve,... first parents.; 2 Ne. 2: 20 brought forth children... family of all the earth.; 2 Ne. 2: 25 Adam fell that men might be.; 2 Ne. 9: 21 the family of Adam.; D&C 27: 11 Adam, the father of all.; D&C 29: 26 Michael,... sound his trump.; D&C 78: 16 appointed Michael your prince.; D&C 84: 16 the hand of his father Adam.; D&C 88: 112 Michael, the seventh angel.; D&C 107: 54 Adam, and called him Michael.; D&C 116: 1 (D&C 117: 8) Adam-ondi-Ahman... where Adam shall come.; D&C 128: 21 angels, from Michael or Adam down.; D&C 137: 5 I saw Father Adam.; D&C 138: 38 Adam, the Ancient of Days.; Moses 1: 34 first man... I called Adam.; Moses 3: 7 the first fleshupon the earth.; Moses 5: 59 all things were confirmed unto Adam.; Moses 6: 65 (Moses 6: 64-65) he was baptized.

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Adam-ondi-Ahman

(see Eden)

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Adamic Language

(see Language)

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Add

Deut. 4: 2 Ye shall not add unto the word which I command.; Isa. 38: 5 I will add unto thy days fifteen years.; Matt. 6: 27 (Luke 12: 25; 3 Ne. 13: 27 )add one cubit unto his stature.; Matt. 6: 33 (Luke 12: 31) these things shall be added unto you.; Acts 2: 41 added unto them about three thousand souls.; Acts 2: 47 Lord added to the church daily such as should be saved.; Gal. 3: 19 It was added because of transgressions.; 2 Pet. 1: 5 add to your faith virtue.; Rev. 22: 18 shall add unto these things, God shall add.; D&C 20: 35 neither adding to, nor diminishing from.; Abr. 3: 26 keep their second estate shall have glory added upon their heads.

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Adjure

(see also Charge; Command; Swear )

Matt. 26: 63 I adjure thee by the living God.; Acts 19: 13 we adjure you by Jesus.

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Administrations to the Sick

(see also Death, Power over; Faith; Hands, Laying on of; Holy Ghost, Gifts of; Miracles; Sickness )

Matt. 9: 18(Mark 5: 23) lay thy hand upon her.; Mark 6: 5 laid his hands upon a few sick.; Mark 6: 13 anointed with oil many that were sick.; Mark 7: 32 (Mark 8: 23; Mark 16: 18; Luke 4: 40; Luke 13: 13 ) put his hand upon him.; Acts 3: 7 took him by the right hand.; Acts 9: 17 (Acts 28: 8) putting his hands on him.; James 5: 14 the elders... pray... anointing him with oil.; 3 Ne. 17: 9 he did heal them every one.; D&C 24: 14 not do except it be required of you by them who desire.; D&C 42: 44 (D&C 42: 48) elders... lay their hands upon.; D&C 66: 9 Lay your hands upon the sick.

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Admonish

(see also Rebuke; Warn )

Rom. 15: 14 able also to admonish one another.; Col. 3: 16 teaching and admonishing one another.; 1 Thes. 5: 12 are over you in the Lord, and admonish you.; 2 Thes. 3: 15 as an enemy, but admonish him as a brother.; Jacob 2: 9 strict commandment... to admonish you.; Mosiah 26: 6 (Mosiah 26: 39) who committed sin... should be admonished by the church.

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Adoption

(see also Abrahamic Covenant; Election; Israel, Mission of; Sons and Daughters of God; BD Adoption )

Rom. 8: 15 ye have received the Spirit of adoption.; Rom. 8: 23 waiting for the adoption,... the redemption.; Rom. 9: 4 Who are Israelites, to whom pertaineth the adoption.; Gal. 4: 5 that we might receive the adoption of sons.; Eph. 1: 5 predestinated us unto the adoption of children.

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Adorn, Adorning

1 Tim. 2: 9 women adorn themselves in modest apparel.; Titus 2: 10 that they may adorn the doctrine of God.; 1 Pet. 3: 3 Whose adorning let it not be that outward adorning.

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Adulterer, Adultery

(see also Chastity; Fornication; Harlot; Self-mastery; Sexual Immorality; Whore )

Gen. 39: 9 great wickedness, and sin against God.; Ex. 20: 14 (Deut. 5: 18; Matt. 19: 18; Rom. 8: 12; Rom. 13: 9; Mosiah 13: 22; D&C 59: 6 ) Thou shalt not commit adultery.; Lev. 20: 10 (Deut. 22: 22)adulterer and the adulteress... be put to death.; Prov. 6: 32 whoso committeth adultery... lacketh understanding.; Jer. 23: 14 commit adultery, and walk in lies.; Jer. 29: 23 adultery with their neighbours’ wives.; Mal. 3: 5 swift witness... against the adulterers.; Matt. 5: 28 (3 Ne. 12: 28; D&C 63: 16 ) looketh on a woman to lust... committed adultery.; Matt. 15: 19 (Mark 7: 21) evil thoughts, murders, adulteries, fornications.; 1 Cor. 6: 9 not inherit the kingdom... neither fornicators... nor adulterers.; Heb. 13: 4 whoremongers and adulterers God will judge.; Rev. 22: 15 for without are... whoremongers.; Alma 16: 18 preach against... committing adultery.; Alma 23: 3 ought not... to commit adultery.; Alma 30: 10 committed adultery he was also punished.; Alma 39: 5 most abominable... save it be the shedding.; 3 Ne. 12: 32 marry her who is divorced committeth adultery.; D&C 42: 24 committeth adultery, and repenteth not, shall be cast out.; D&C 42: 75 left their companions for the sake of adultery.; D&C 42: 80 if any... commit adultery.; D&C 76: 103 they who are adulterers.; D&C 132: 41 she hath committed adultery.

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Advantage

(see also Gain; Profit )

Rom. 3: 1 What advantage then hath the Jew.; 1 Cor. 15: 32 what advantageth it me, if the dead rise not.; 2 Cor. 2: 11 Lest Satan should get an advantage of us.; Jude 1: 16 having men’s persons in admiration because of advantage.

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Advent

(see Jesus Christ, Birth of; Jesus Christ, Second Coming )

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Adversary

(see also Adversity; Devil; Enemy; Foe )

1 Kgs. 11: 14 the Lord stirred up an adversary unto Solomon.; Ezra 4: 1 when the adversaries of Judah and Benjamin heard.; Ps. 38: 20 that render evil for good are mine adversaries.; Ps. 74: 10 0 God, how long shall the adversary reproach.; Isa. 50: 8 who is mine adversary? let him come near to me.; Micah 5: 9 hand shall be lifted up upon thine adversaries.; Luke 12: 58 thou goest with thine adversary to the magistrate.; Luke 21: 15 all your adversaries shall not be able to gainsay.; 1 Tim. 5: 14 give none occasion to the adversary to speak.; 1 Pet. 5: 8 your adversary the devil, as a roaring lion.; 1 Ne. 15: 24 neither could... the fiery darts of the adversary overpower them.; Alma 12: 5 Now this was a plan of thine adversary.; D&C 3: 8 supported you against all the fiery darts of the adversary.; D&C 50: 7 deceived some, which has given the adversary power.; D&C 82: 5 the adversary spreadeth his dominions.; JS-H 1: 20 as though the adversary was aware.

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Adversity

(see also Affliction; Agency; Suffering; Test, Try, Prove; Tribulation; Trouble )

1 Sam. 10: 19 saved you out of all your adversities.; Job 5: 7 man is born unto trouble.; Job 13: 15 Though he slay me, yet will I trust.; Ps. 107: 6 cried... in their trouble.; Eccl. 7: 14 in the day of adversity.; Isa. 30: 20 Lord give you the bread of adversity.; Hosea 5: 15 in their affliction they will seek me.; Acts 14: 22 through much tribulation enter into the kingdom.; Rom. 12: 12 patient in tribulation.; 2 Cor. 12: 10 I take pleasure in infirmities.; 2 Ne. 2: 11 opposition in all things.; Mosiah 24: 14 visit my people in their afflictions.; Alma 7: 11 he shall go forth, suffering pains and afflictions.; Alma 32: 6 afflictions had truly humbled them.; Alma 62: 41 softened because of their afflictions.; Alma 62: 50 delivered... from all manner of afflictions.; D&C 50: 5 who are faithful and endure.; D&C 58: 2 he that is faithful in tribulation.; D&C 88: 6 he descended below all things.; D&C 121: 7 thine adversity... shall be but a small moment.; D&C 122: 7 these things shall give thee experience.; D&C 136: 31 people must be tried in all things.; JS-H 1: 25 though I was hated and persecuted.

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Advocate

(see Jesus Christ, Advocate; Jesus Christ, Atonement through; Jesus Christ, Authority of; Jesus Christ, Messenger of the Covenant; Jesus Christ, Mission of; Jesus Christ, Redeemer; Jesus Christ, Relationships with the Father; Jesus Christ, Savior; BD Advocate )

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Affection

(see also Benevolence; Charity; Kindness; Love )

Rom. 1: 26 this cause God gave them up unto vile affections.; Rom. 1: 31 (2 Tim. 3: 3; Moses 7: 33 ) without natural affection.; Rom. 12: 10 Be kindly affectioned one to another with brotherly love.; 2 Cor. 7: 15 his inward affection is more abundant.; Gal. 5: 24 crucified the flesh with the affections and lusts.; Col. 3: 2 Set your affection on things above, not on things on the earth.

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Afflict

(see also Oppress; Persecute )

Ex. 22: 22 shall not afflict any widow, or fatherless child.; Lev. 16: 29 (Lev. 16: 31; Lev. 23: 27, 32; Num. 29: 7 )afflict your souls.; Ezra 8: 21 that we might afflict ourselves before our God.; Ps. 55: 19 God shall hear, and afflict them.; Ps. 107: 17 Fools... because of their iniquities, are afflicted.; Ps. 119: 67 Before I was afflicted I went astray.; Prov. 26: 28 lying tongue hateth those that are afflicted.; Isa. 9: 1 when at the first he lightly afflicted the land.; Amos 5: 12 they afflict the just.; Matt. 24: 9 then shall they deliver you up to be afflicted.; 2 Cor. 1: 6 we be afflicted, it is for your consolation.

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Afflicted

(see also Affliction; Poor )

Job 34: 28 he heareth the cry of the afflicted.; Ps. 82: 3 do justice to the afflicted and needy.; Ps. 140: 12 Lord will maintain the cause of the afflicted.; Prov. 22: 22 neither oppress the afflicted in the gate.; Prov. 31: 5 Lest they... pervert the judgment of any of the afflicted.; Isa. 49: 13 the Lord... will have mercy upon his afflicted.; Isa. 53: 4 (Mosiah 14: 4) esteem him stricken, smitten of God, and afflicted.; Isa. 53: 7 he was afflicted.; 1 Tim. 5: 10 if she have relieved the afflicted.; Heb. 11: 37 wandered... being destitute, afflicted, tormented.; James 5: 13 is any among you afflicted? let him pray.; 1 Ne. 21: 13 Lord... will have mercy upon his afflicted.; D&C 98: 3 afflicted shall work together for your good.

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Affliction

(see also Adversity; Afflicted; Anguish; Chastening; Distress; Oppression; Persecution; Perseverance; Sorrow; Suffering; Tribulation; Trouble )

Ex. 3: 7 seen the affliction of my people.; 2 Chr. 20: 9 cry unto thee in our affliction.; 2 Chr. 33: 12 he was in affliction.; Ps. 34: 19 Many are the afflictions of the righteous.; Ps. 88: 9 mourneth by reason of affliction.; Ps. 119: 50 comfort in my affliction.; Isa. 48: 10 (1 Ne. 20: 10) in the furnace of affliction.; Hosea 5: 15 in their affliction they will seek me.; Jonah 2: 2 cried by reason of mine affliction.; Matt. 5: 10 Blessed are they which are persecuted.; Mark 4: 17 when affliction or persecution ariseth.; Mark 13: 19 in those days shall be affliction.; John 16: 33 ye shall have tribulation.; Acts 7: 10 delivered him out of all his afflictions.; 2 Cor. 8: 2 great trial of affliction.; 1 Thes. 1: 6 received the word in much affliction.; 1 Thes. 3: 7 comforted over you in... affliction.; James 1: 27 visit the fatherless and widows in their affliction.; James 5: 13 afflicted? let him pray.; 2 Ne. 2: 2 consecrate thine afflictions for thy gain.; 2 Ne. 4: 20 led me through mine afflictions.; Jacob 3: 1 console you in your afflictions.; Mosiah 24: 14 visit my people in their afflictions.; Alma 4: 13 suffering all manner of afflictions.; Alma 26: 27 (Alma 31: 33; D&C 24: 8 ) bear with patience thine afflictions.; Alma 33: 11 in all mine afflictions.; Alma 34: 40 with all manner of afflictions.; Alma 36: 3 shall be supported in... afflictions.; Alma 60: 13 suffereth the righteous to be slain.; Hel. 12: 3 chasten his people with many afflictions.; D&C 93: 42 the cause of your affliction.; D&C 98: 3 afflicted... for your good.; D&C 121: 7 thine afflictions shall be but a small moment.; D&C 122: 7 these things shall give thee experience.

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Afraid

Gen. 3: 10 I heard thy voice... and I was afraid.; Ex. 3: 6 Moses hid his face, for he was afraid to look.; Josh. 1: 9 be not afraid, neither... dismayed.; Ps. 27: 1 of whom shall I be afraid.; Ps. 56: 3 What time I am afraid, I will trust in thee.; Ps. 56: 11 I will not be afraid what man can do unto me.; Isa. 12: 2 I will trust, and not be afraid: for the Lord.; Isa. 40: 9 lift up thy voice... be not afraid.; Isa. 51: 12 shouldest be afraid of a man that shall die.; Jer. 1: 8 be not afraid of their faces: for I am with thee.; Matt. 14: 27 (Mark 6: 50; John 6: 20 ) it is I: be not afraid.; Matt. 17: 6 (Mark 9: 6) they fell... and were sore afraid.; Matt. 28: 10 said Jesus unto them, Be not afraid.; Mark 5: 36 unto the ruler... Be not afraid, only believe.; Luke 2: 9 they were sore afraid.; John 14: 27 heart be troubled, neither let it be afraid.; Heb. 11: 23 were not afraid of the king’s commandment.; D&C 98: 14 be not afraid of your enemies.; JS-H 1: 32 I was afraid, but the fear soon left.

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Agabus

(see BD Agabus)

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Against

Matt. 12: 30(Luke 11: 23) He that is not with me is against me.; Mark 9: 40 (Luke 9: 50) that is not against us is on our part.; Acts 28: 22 we know that every where it is spoken against.; Rom. 8: 31 If God be for us, who can be against us?; 2 Ne. 10: 16 they who are not for me are against me.

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Age

(see Accountability, Age of; Old Age )

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Age of Accountability

(see Accountability, Age of)

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Agency

(see also Adversity; Accountability; Fall of Man; Initiative; Liberty )

Gen. 2: 16 Of every tree... thou mayest freely eat.; Gen. 4: 7 if thou doest not well.; Deut. 11: 27 blessing, if ye obey.; Deut. 30: 19 therefore choose life.; Josh. 24: 15 choose... whom ye will serve.; 1 Kgs. 18: 21 if the Lord be God, follow him.; Prov. 1: 29 did not choose the fear of the Lord.; Matt. 26: 39 not as I will, but as thou wilt.; John 5: 30 I seek not mine own will.; 2 Ne. 2: 11 there is an opposition in all things.; 2 Ne. 2: 16 not act for himself save... he was enticed.; 2 Ne. 2: 27 men are free... to choose.; 2 Ne. 10: 23 ye are free to act for yourselves.; 2 Ne. 26: 10 yield unto the devil and choose works of darkness.; Mosiah 2: 21 that ye may... do according to your own will.; Mosiah 5: 8 under this head ye are made free.; Alma 12: 31 act according to their wills.; Alma 13: 3 in the first place being left to choose.; Alma 30: 8 (Moses 6: 33)Choose ye this day.; Alma 41: 7 own judges, whether to do good.; Hel. 14: 30 ye are free, ye are permitted to act for yourselves.; D&C 29: 36 third part of the hosts of heaven turned he away... because of their agency.; D&C 29: 39 they could not be agents unto themselves.; D&C 37: 4 let every man choose for himself.; D&C 58: 28 they are agents unto themselves.; D&C 88: 86 liberty wherewith ye are made free.; D&C 93: 31 here is the agency of man.; D&C 98: 8 Lord God, make you free.; D&C 101: 78 moral agency which I have given.; D&C 134: 2 the free exercise of conscience.; Moses 3: 17 thou mayest choose for thyself.; Moses 7: 32 gave I unto man his agency.

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Agnosticism

(see Faith; God, Knowledge about; Unbelief, Unbelievers )

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Agony

Luke 22: 44 being in an agony he prayed more earnestly.

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Agree

Amos 3: 3 Can two walk together, except they be agreed?; Matt. 5: 25 Agree with thine adversary quickly.; Matt. 18: 19 if two of you shall agree on earth.; Matt. 20: 2 had agreed with the labourers for a penny a day.; Mark 14: 56 their witness agreed not.; Acts 5: 9 ye have agreed together to tempt the Spirit.; 1 Jn. 5: 8 bear witness... and these three agree in one.

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Agrippa

(see BD Agrippa)

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Ahab

(see BD Ahab)

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Ahaz

(see BD Ahaz)

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Ahungered

(see Hunger)

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Alcohol

(see Word of Wisdom)

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Alexander

(see BD Alexander)

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Alexandria

(see BD Alexandria)

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Alienate

Eph. 4: 18 being alienated from the life of God.; Col. 1: 21 you, that were sometime alienated and enemies.

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Alive

(see also Living; Quick )

Ex. 1: 17 the midwives... saved the men children alive.; Deut. 32: 39 I kill, and I make alive.; 1 Sam. 2: 6 Lord killeth, and maketh alive.; Ezek. 18: 27 doeth... right, he shall save his soul alive.; Mark 16: 11 when they had heard that he was alive.; Luke 24: 23 vision of angels, which said that he was alive.; Acts 1: 3 he shewed himself alive after his passion.; Acts 25: 19 Jesus,... whom Paul affirmed to be alive.; Rom. 6: 11 be dead indeed unto sin, but alive unto God.; Rom. 6: 13 unto God, as those that are alive from the dead.; 1 Cor. 15: 22 even so in Christ shall all be made alive.; 1 Thes. 4: 17 are alive and remain shall be caught up.; Rev. 1: 18 behold, I am alive for evermore.; 2 Ne. 25: 25 we are made alive in Christ.; Moro. 8: 22 little children are alive in Christ.; D&C 88: 96 saints... upon the earth, who are alive.

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Alleluia

(see BD Alleluia)

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Allure

2 Pet. 2: 18 they allure through the lusts of the flesh.

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Almsgiving

(see also Charity; Generosity; Poor; Welfare; BD Almsgiving )

Deut. 15: 8 open thine hand wide unto him.; Ps. 112: 9 hath given to the poor.; Prov. 28: 27 giveth unto the poor.; Matt. 5: 42 Give to him that asketh thee.; Matt. 6: 1 (3 Ne. 13: 1) do not your alms before men.; Matt. 19: 21 (Luke 12: 33)give to the poor.; Mark 12: 43 poor widow hath cast more in.; Luke 11: 41 rather give alms.; Acts 10: 2 gave much alms.; Acts 20: 35 more blessed to give than to receive.; Acts 24: 17 came to bring alms.; Rom. 15: 26 contribution for the poor.; Mosiah 4: 26 impart of your substance to the poor.; Mosiah 18: 27 have more abundantly he should impart more.; D&C 56: 16 Wo unto you rich men, that will not give.; D&C 112: 1 thine alms have come up as a memorial.

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Alone

Gen. 2: 18(Moses 3: 18; Abr. 5: 14 ) not good that the man should be alone.; Ex. 18: 18 not able to perform it thyself alone.; Num. 11: 14 (Deut. 1: 9) not able to bear all this people alone.; Matt. 4: 4 (Luke 4: 4) Man shall not live by bread alone.; Matt. 18: 15 tell him his fault between thee and him alone.

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Alpha

(see BD Alpha)

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Alphaeus

(see BD Alphaeus)

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Altar

(see Apostasy of Israel; Idolatry; Offering; Sacrifice; Sanctuary; Temple; Worship; BD Altar )

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Alter

(see also Change)

Lev. 27: 10 He shall not alter it.; Ps. 89: 34 nor alter the thing that is gone out of my lips.; Luke 9: 29 the fashion of his countenance was altered.