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Amalek

(see BD Amalek)

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Ambassador

(see also Disciple; Messenger; Minister; Prophets )

2 Cor. 5: 20 we are ambassadors for Christ.; Eph. 6: 20 For which I am an ambassador in bonds.

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Amen

(see BD Amen)

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Americas

(see Lands of Inheritance; Promised Lands; Zion )

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Amiss

Dan. 3: 29 which speak any thing amiss against the God.; James 4: 3 receive not, because ye ask amiss.; 2 Ne. 4: 35 God will give me, if I ask not amiss.

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Ammon

(see BD Ammon)

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Amorites

(see BD Amorites)

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Amos

(see BD Amos)

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Amram

(see BD Amram)

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Ananias

(see BD Ananias)

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Ancestors

(see Family, Children, Duties of; Genealogy and Temple Work; Honoring Father and Mother )

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Anchor

Heb. 6: 19 Which hope we have as an anchor of the soul.; Ether 12: 4 an anchor to the souls of men.

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Ancient

(see also Old; Old Age )

Ezra 3: 12 ancient men, that had seen the first house.; Job 12: 12 With the ancient is wisdom.; Isa. 3: 5 (2 Ne. 13: 5) the child shall behave himself proudly against the ancient.; 2 Ne. 19: 15 the ancient, he is the head.

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Ancient of Days

(see Adam)

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Andrew

(see BD Andrew)

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Angels

(see also Angels, Ministering; Messenger; Minister; BD Angels )

Gen. 18: 2 three men stood by him.; Gen. 19: 1 there came two angels to Sodom at even.; Gen. 21: 17 angel of God called to Hagar.; Gen. 24: 7 he shall send his angel before thee.; Gen. 28: 12 angels of God ascending.; Gen. 31: 11 angel of God spake unto me in a dream.; Ex. 3: 2 angel of the Lord appeared... in a flame.; Num. 20: 16 heard our voice, and sent an angel.; Judg. 6: 22 seen an angel... face to face.; 1 Kgs. 13: 18 angel spake... by the word of the Lord.; 1 Kgs. 19: 5 angel touched him.; Ps. 78: 25 Man did eat angels food.; Ps. 91: 11 give his angels charge over thee.; Ps. 104: 4 maketh his angels spirits.; Hosea 12: 4 had power over the angel.; Zech. 1: 9 angel that talked with me.; Zech. 3: 1 standing before the angel.; Matt. 4: 11 angels came and ministered.; Matt. 13: 41 send forth his angels.; Matt. 17: 3 appeared unto them Moses and Elias.; Matt. 24: 31 he shall send his angels with... a trumpet.; Matt. 24: 36 not the angels of heaven.; Matt. 28: 2 angel... descended from heaven.; Luke 1: 19 angel... said unto him, I am Gabriel.; Luke 15: 10 joy in the presence of the angels.; Luke 16: 22 carried by the angels.; Luke 20: 36 equal unto the angels.; John 20: 12 seeth two angels in white.; Acts 5: 19 angel... opened the prison.; Acts 10: 30 man... in bright clothing.; Acts 12: 23 angel of the Lord smote him.; Acts 27: 23 stood by me this night the angel.; 2 Cor. 11: 14 Satan... transformed into an angel of light.; Gal. 1: 8 though we, or an angel... preach any other.; Heb. 1: 13 to which of the angels.; Heb. 12: 22 (D&C 76: 67) an innumerable company of angels.; Heb. 13: 2 some have entertained angels unawares.; 2 Pet. 2: 4 spared not the angels that sinned.; Jude 1: 6 angels which kept not their first estate.; Jude 1: 9 Michael the archangel, when contending.; Rev. 12: 7 Michael and his angels fought.; Rev. 14: 6 saw another angel fly in the midst of heaven.; Rev. 22: 16 I Jesus have sent mine angel to testify.; 2 Ne. 32: 3 Angels speak by the power of the Holy Ghost.; Jacob 7: 5 I truly had seen angels.; Mosiah 3: 2 I shall tell you... by an angel.; Moro. 7: 17 devil... persuadeth no man to do good,... neither do his angels.; Moro. 7: 29 neither have angels ceased to minister.; D&C 13: 1 keys of the ministering of angels.; D&C 29: 37 devil and his angels.; D&C 76: 88 appointed to be ministering spirits.; D&C 84: 88 angels round about you.; D&C 103: 19 Mine angel shall go up before you, but not my presence.; D&C 109: 22 angels have charge over them.; D&C 110: 11 Moses appeared before us.; D&C 110: 12 Elias appeared, and committed the dispensation.; D&C 110: 13 Elijah... stood before us.; D&C 128: 21 Michael,... Gabriel,... and of divers angels.; D&C 129: 1 Angels, who are resurrected personages, having bodies.; D&C 130: 5 no angels who minister to this earth.; Moses 5: 6 after many days an angel of the Lord appeared.; JS-H 1: 30 a personage appeared at my bedside.

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Angels, Ministering

(see also Angels; Messenger )

Heb. 1: 7(Ps. 104: 4) Who maketh his angels spirits, and his ministers a flame of fire.; Heb. 1: 14 Are they not all ministering spirits.; Jacob 7: 17 confessed the Christ... and the ministering of angels.; Omni 1: 25 believe... in the ministering of angels.; Moro. 7: 25 by the ministering of angels... men began to exercise faith in Christ.; Moro. 10: 14 to another, the beholding of angels and ministering spirits.; D&C 7: 6 I will make him as... a ministering angel.; D&C 13: 1 (D&C 84: 26; D&C 107: 20; JS-H 1: 69 ) Priesthood of Aaron, which holds the keys of the ministering of angels.; D&C 20: 10 confirmed to others by the ministering of angels.; D&C 20: 35 revelations... come hereafter by... ministering of angels.; D&C 43: 25 have I called upon you... by the ministering of angels.; D&C 67: 13 not able to abide... the ministering of angels.; D&C 132: 16 neither marry... but are appointed angels.; D&C 136: 37 whom I did call upon by mine angels.; JS-H 1: 65 saying that there was no such thing now as ministering of angels.

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Anger

(see also God, Indignation of; Indignation; Provoking; Rage; Wrath )

Gen. 27: 45 Until thy brother’s anger turn away.; Gen. 49: 7 Cursed be their anger.; Ex. 11: 8 went out from Pharaoh in a great anger.; Ex. 32: 19 Moses’ anger waxed hot.; 1 Sam. 20: 30 Saul’s anger was kindled against Jonathan.; Ps. 37: 8 cease from anger, and forsake wrath.; Prov. 14: 17 He that is soon angry dealeth foolishly.; Prov. 15: 18 he that is slow to anger appeaseth strife.; Prov. 16: 32 slow to anger is better than the mighty.; Prov. 19: 11 discretion of a man deferreth his anger.; Prov. 21: 14 A gift in secret pacifieth anger.; Prov. 22: 24 Make no friendship with an angry man.; Prov. 27: 4 Wrath is cruel, and anger is outrageous.; Eccl. 7: 9 anger resteth in the bosom of fools.; Matt. 5: 22 angry with his brother without a cause.; 1 Cor. 13: 5 is not easily provoked.; Eph. 4: 31 bitterness... and anger... be put away.; Col. 3: 8 put off all these, anger, wrath, malice.; Col. 3: 21 provoke not your children to anger.; Titus 1: 7 a bishop... not soon angry.; 1 Ne. 16: 38 stir up their hearts to anger.; 2 Ne. 4: 13 angry with me because of the admonitions.; 2 Ne. 4: 29 not anger again because of mine enemies.; 2 Ne. 28: 20 stir them up to anger against... good.; 2 Ne. 28: 28 angry because of the truth.; 2 Ne. 33: 5 no man will be angry.; 3 Ne. 11: 30 to stir up... men with anger.; Moro. 9: 3 continually to anger one with another.; D&C 5: 8 mine anger is kindled.; D&C 10: 24 he stirreth up their hearts to anger.

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Anguish

(see also Affliction; Distress; Grief; Persecution; Sorrow; Suffering; Tribulation; Trouble )

Ex. 6: 9 hearkened not unto Moses for anguish of spirit.; Job 15: 24 Trouble and anguish shall make him afraid.; Ps. 119: 143 Trouble and anguish have taken hold on me.; Rom. 2: 9 Tribulation and anguish, upon every soul of man.; 2 Cor. 2: 4 out of much affliction and anguish of heart.; 1 Ne. 17: 47 my soul is rent with anguish.; Mosiah 2: 38 (Mosiah 3: 7) fill his breast with guilt, and pain, and anguish.; Mosiah 25: 11 they were filled with pain and anguish.; Alma 38: 8 most bitter pain and anguish of soul.; D&C 124: 52 indignation, wailing, and anguish.

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Anna

(see BD Anna)

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Annas

(see BD Annas)

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Annunciation

(see BD Annunciation)

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Anointed One

(see BD Anointed One)

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Anointing, Anoint

(see also Administrations to the Sick; Called of God; BD Anoint )

Ex. 28: 41 anoint them, and consecrate.; Ex. 30: 25 shall be an holy anointing oil.; Lev. 8: 10 anointed the tabernacle and all.; Lev. 21: 12 crown of the anointing oil.; Deut. 28: 40 thou shalt not anoint thyself.; 1 Sam. 9: 16 thou shalt anoint him to be captain.; 1 Sam. 15: 1 Lord sent me to anoint thee to be king.; 2 Sam. 1: 14 stretch forth thine hand to destroy the Lord’s anointed.; 2 Sam. 12: 7 I anointed thee king.; Ps. 23: 5 anointest my head with oil.; Isa. 61: 1 Lord hath anointed me to preach.; Mark 6: 13 anointed with oil many that were sick.; Luke 7: 38 anointed them with the ointment.; Acts 10: 38 anointed Jesus of Nazareth with the Holy Ghost.; 2 Cor. 1: 21 he which stablisheth us... and hath anointed us.; James 5: 14 pray over him, anointing him with oil.; 1 Jn. 2: 27 same anointing teacheth you.; D&C 68: 20 descendant of Aaron,... anointed, and ordained.; D&C 109: 35 anointing of thy ministers be sealed.; D&C 124: 39 anointings... ordained by the ordinance.; D&C 124: 57 anointing have I put upon his head.; D&C 132: 41 not appointed unto her by the holy anointing.

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Answer

Gen. 41: 16 God shall give Pharaoh an answer of peace.; 1 Kgs. 18: 24 God that answereth by fire.; Job 11: 2 multitude of words be answered.; Job 38: 1 Then the Lord answered Job out of the whirlwind.; Prov. 1: 28 Then shall they call upon me but I will not answer.; Prov. 15: 1 soft answer turneth away wrath.; Prov. 16: 1 the answer of the tongue, is from the Lord.; Prov. 18: 13 He that answereth a matter before he heareth it.; Prov. 26: 4 Answer not a fool according to his folly.; Isa. 65: 12 because when I called, ye did not answer.; Jer. 23: 35 What hath the Lord answered?; Jer. 33: 3 Call unto me, and I will answer thee.; Micah 3: 7 cover their lips: for there is no answer of God.; Matt. 15: 23 he answered her not a word.; Matt. 22: 46 no man was able to answer him a word.; Luke 12: 11 no thought how or what thing ye shall answer.; Luke 21: 14 not to meditate before what ye shall answer.; Luke 23: 9 questioned with him... but he answered him nothing.; John 1: 22 that we may give an answer to them that sent us.; John 19: 9 Whence art thou? But Jesus gave him no answer.; Col. 4: 6 ye may know how ye ought to answer every man.; 1 Pet. 3: 15 ready always to give an answer to every man.; D&C 101: 7 prayers, to answer them in the day of their trouble.

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Antichrist

(see also Apostasy; False Christs; False Prophets )

2 Thes. 2: 3 man of sinbe revealed.; 1 Jn. 2: 18 heard that antichrist shall come.; 1 Jn. 2: 22 antichrist, that denieth the Father and the Son.; 1 Jn. 4: 3 this is that spirit of antichrist.; 2 Jn. 1: 7 a deceiver and an antichrist.; Rev. 16: 13 unclean spirits... out of the mouth of the false prophet.; Rev. 19: 20 beast was taken, and with him the false prophet.; Jacob 7: 1 man among the people of Nephi... Sherem.; Alma 1: 3 gone about... bearing down against the church.; Alma 30: 12 this Anti-Christ, whose name was Korihor.

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Anxiety

(see Fearful)

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Apathy

Ps. 142: 4 no man cared for my soul.; Luke 10: 27 love the Lord thy God with all thy heart.; Acts 6: 1 widows were neglected in the daily.; Rom. 13: 11 time to awake out of sleep.; Rev. 3: 16 thou art lukewarm.; 2 Ne. 28: 21 they will say: All is well.; Jacob 3: 11 arouse the faculties of your soul.; Alma 5: 55 will you persist in turning your backs upon the poor.; Alma 13: 27 (Alma 34: 33) not procrastinate the day of your repentance.; Alma 34: 28 if ye turn away the needy.; Alma 37: 41 slothful, and forgot to exercise their faith.; Alma 60: 7 Can you... sit... in a state of thoughtless stupor.; Hel. 13: 38 procrastinated the day of your salvation.; D&C 4: 2 serve him with all your heart, might, mind.; D&C 39: 9 rejected me... because of... the cares of the world.; D&C 68: 31 seek not earnestly the riches of eternity.; D&C 76: 79 These are they who are not valiant.

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Apocalypse

(see BD Apocalypse)

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Apocrypha

(see BD Apocrypha)

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Apollos

(see BD Apollos)

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Apostasy

(see Apostasy of Individuals; Apostasy of Israel; Apostasy of the Early Christian Church; Darkness, Spiritual; False Christs; False Doctrine; False Priesthoods; False Prophets; Hardheartedness; Holy Ghost, Loss of )

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Apostasy of Individuals

Deut. 29: 18 whose heart turneth away... from the Lord.; 1 Kgs. 11: 9 (1 Kgs. 11: 4-13) Solomon... heart was turned from the Lord.; Prov. 29: 18 Where there is no vision, the people perish.; Isa. 24: 5 changed the ordinance, broken the everlasting covenant.; Jer. 17: 5 whose heart departeth from the Lord.; Ezek. 18: 26 righteous man turneth away from his righteousness.; Ezek. 33: 13 if he trust to his own righteousness, and commit iniquity.; Ezek. 33: 18 righteous turneth from his righteousness... shall even die.; Matt. 7: 27 beat upon that house, and it fell: and great was the fall.; Matt. 12: 45 last state of that man is worse than the first.; Matt. 13: 21 when tribulation... ariseth... by and by he is offended.; Matt. 24: 12 iniquity shall abound, the love of many shall wax cold.; Luke 12: 47 servant, which knew his lord’s will, and prepared not.; John 3: 20 every one that doeth evil hateth the light.; John 6: 66 many of his disciples went back, and walked no more with him.; Acts 20: 30 speaking perverse things, to draw away disciples.; Gal. 1: 6 I marvel that ye are so soon removed... unto another gospel.; Heb. 6: 6 If they shall fall away, to renew them again unto repentance.; Heb. 10: 26 if we sin wilfully after that we have received the knowledge.; 2 Pet. 2: 22 dog is turned to his own vomit again.; 1 Ne. 8: 23 they wandered off and were lost.; 1 Ne. 8: 28 scoffing at them and they fell away into forbidden paths.; 1 Ne. 12: 17 devil, which blindeth the eyes,... leadeth them away.; 1 Ne. 15: 10 How is it that ye will perish, because of the hardness of your hearts.; 1 Ne. 17: 45 spoken unto you... but ye were past feeling.; 2 Ne. 9: 46 devil hath obtained me, that I am a prey to his awful misery.; 2 Ne. 28: 21 devil cheateth their souls, and leadeth them away carefully.; Alma 12: 11 know nothing... and... are taken captive by the devil.; Alma 13: 20 (Alma 41: 1) scriptures... ye will wrest them... to your own destruction.; Alma 24: 30 once enlightened... and then have fallen away into sin.; Alma 31: 9 fallen into great errors, for they would not observe to keep the commandments.; Alma 32: 38 if ye neglect the tree,... it withers away.; Alma 47: 36 (Alma 48: 24; Hel. 5: 35 ) Now these dissenters, having the same instruction.; Hel. 12: 2 they do harden their hearts, and do forget the Lord.; Hel. 13: 38 sought for happiness in doing iniquity.; 3 Ne. 18: 13 built upon a sandy foundation... they shall fall.; 3 Ne. 18: 15 watch and pray always, lest ye be tempted... led away captive.; Morm. 8: 33 transfigured the holy word... bring damnation upon your souls.; D&C 1: 15 strayed... broken mine everlasting covenant.; D&C 3: 9 (D&C 3: 4-11) because of transgression, if thou art not aware thou wilt fall.; D&C 10: 26 he flattereth them,... causeth them to catch themselves.; D&C 11: 25 revelation,... prophecy, for wo unto him that denieth these.; D&C 40: 2 fear... cares of the world caused him to reject the word.; D&C 56: 10 Otherwise he shall... be cut off out of my church.; D&C 82: 3 he who sins against the greater light... greater condemnation.; D&C 82: 21 soul that... hardeneth his heart... buffetings of Satan.; D&C 84: 41 whoso breaketh this covenant... shall not have forgiveness.; D&C 84: 54 your minds... have been darkened because of unbelief.; D&C 112: 26 blasphemed against me in the midst of my house.; D&C 114: 2 there are those among you who deny my name.; D&C 121: 37 undertake to cover our sins,... Amen to the priesthood.; JS-H 1: 19 draw near to me with their lips, but their hearts are far from me.

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Apostasy of Israel

(see also Israel, Mission of; Israel, Scattering of )

Ex. 32: 9 a stiffnecked people.; Deut. 9: 7 ye have been rebellious against the Lord.; Deut. 29: 25 Because they have forsaken the covenant of the Lord.; Judg. 3: 7 Israel did evil... and forgat.; 1 Kgs. 11: 2 turn away your heart after their gods.; 1 Kgs. 12: 32 (2 Chr. 11: 15) he placed in Bethel the priests of the high places.; 1 Kgs. 14: 22 Judah did evil in the sight of the Lord.; 2 Kgs. 17: 7 Israel had sinned against the Lord their God.; 2 Kgs. 21: 2 evil... after the abominations of the heathen.; Ps. 106: 36 they served their idols: which were a snare unto them.; Isa. 1: 3 Israel doth not know, my people doth not consider.; Isa. 2: 8 land also is full of idols.; Isa. 3: 9 declare their sin as Sodom, they hide it not.; Isa. 5: 4 my vineyard,... brought it forth wild grapes.; Isa. 6: 9 Hear ye indeed, but understand not.; Isa. 24: 5 (D&C 1: 15) changed the ordinance, broken the everlasting covenant.; Isa. 29: 13 (Mark 7: 6) draw near me with their mouth,... heart far from me.; Isa. 50: 1 for your iniquities have ye sold yourselves.; Isa. 59: 2 your iniquities have separated between you and your God.; Jer. 2: 13 my people have committed two evils.; Jer. 2: 17 thou hast forsaken the Lord thy God.; Jer. 7: 11 this house... become a den of robbers in your eyes.; Jer. 7: 13 I called you, but ye answered not.; Jer. 7: 24 hearkened not... and went backward.; Jer. 11: 13 have ye set up altars... to burn incense unto Baal.; Jer. 23: 10 land is full of adulterers.; Jer. 35: 15 I have sent prophets... but ye have not inclined your ear.; Ezek. 2: 3 Israel, to a rebellious nation that hath rebelled.; Ezek. 11: 12 have done after the manners of the heathen.; Ezek. 22: 26 Her priests have violated my law, and have profaned.; Ezek. 34: 8 shepherds fed themselves, and fed not my flock.; Hosea 4: 6 thou hast forgotten the law of thy God.; Hosea 4: 17 Ephraim is joined to idols.; Amos 8: 11 I will send a famine... of hearing the words of the Lord.; Micah 3: 11 prophets... divine for money.; Matt. 13: 15 this people’s heart is waxed gross.; Matt. 15: 9 teaching for doctrines the commandments of men.; Matt. 23: 13 woe unto you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites.; Acts 7: 52 Which of the prophets have not your fathers persecuted.; Rom. 9: 31 Israel... hath not attainedto the law of righteousness.; Rom. 10: 14 How... call on him in whom they have not believed.; Rom. 11: 3 they have killed thy prophets.; Rom. 11: 20 because of unbelief they were broken off.; 2 Ne. 7: 1 for your iniquities have ye sold yourselves.; 2 Ne. 10: 5 priestcrafts and iniquities.; 2 Ne. 13: 9 their sin to be even as Sodom, and they cannot hide it.; Jacob 5: 3 Israel, like... olivetree,... began to decay.

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Apostasy of the Early Christian Church

Isa. 24: 5 changed the ordinance, broken the everlasting covenant.; Isa. 29: 13 this people draw near me with their mouth.; Isa. 60: 2 darkness shall cover the earth.; Amos 8: 11 a famine... of hearing the words of the Lord.; Matt. 13: 25 his enemy came and sowed tares among the wheat.; Matt. 24: 5 saying, I am Christ, and shall deceive many.; Matt. 24: 24 shall arise false Christs, and false prophets.; John 6: 66 his disciples went back, and walked no more with him.; Acts 20: 29 shall grievous wolvesenter in among you.; 1 Cor. 11: 18 there be divisions among you.; Gal. 1: 6 I marvel that ye are so soon removed from him.; Gal. 3: 1 who hath bewitched you, that ye should not obey.; 2 Thes. 2: 3 shall not come, except there come a falling away first.; 1 Tim. 1: 6 some having swerved have turned aside.; 1 Tim. 4: 1 giving heed to seducing spirits.; 2 Tim. 1: 15 all they which are in Asia be turned away from me.; 2 Tim. 2: 18 Who concerning the truth have erred.; 2 Tim. 3: 5 Having a form of godliness, but denying the power.; 2 Tim. 4: 4 turn away their ears from the truth... unto fables.; Titus 1: 16 profess that they know God, but in works they deny him.; James 4: 1 From whence came wars and fightings among you.; 2 Pet. 2: 1 false prophets also among the people.; 2 Pet. 3: 17 being led awaywith the error of the wicked.; 1 Jn. 2: 18 now are there many antichrists.; 1 Jn. 4: 1 many false prophets are gone out into the world.; Jude 1: 4 certain men crept in... denying the only Lord God.; Rev. 2: 2 which say they are apostles, and are not.; Rev. 3: 16 thou art lukewarm, and neither cold nor hot.; Rev. 13: 7 to make war with the saints.; 1 Ne. 13: 26 foundation of a great and abominable church.; 2 Ne. 26: 20 the Gentiles... have stumbled.; 2 Ne. 27: 1 Gentiles... will be drunken with iniquity.; Morm. 8: 33 transfigured the holy word of God.; D&C 1: 15 strayed from mine ordinances, and have broken mine everlasting covenant.; D&C 86: 3 Satan... soweth the tares.; D&C 112: 23 darkness covereth the earth, and gross darkness the minds of the people.; JS-H 1: 19 they were all wrong,... their hearts are far from me.

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Apostles

(see also Church Organization; BD Apostle )

Matt. 4: 19(Mark 1: 17) Follow me, and I will make you fishers of men.; Matt. 10: 1 (Luke 9: 1) he had called unto him his twelve disciples.; Matt. 16: 19 I will give unto thee the keys of the kingdom of heaven.; Matt. 19: 28 (Luke 22: 30; 1 Ne. 12: 9; D&C 29: 12 ) ye also shall sit... judging the twelve tribes.; Matt. 28: 19 Go ye therefore, and teach all nations, baptizing them.; Mark 3: 14 he ordained twelve, that they should be with him.; Mark 6: 7 twelve,... and gave them power over unclean spirits.; Mark 16: 14 he appeared unto the eleven as they sat at meat.; Luke 5: 11 they forsook all, and followed him.; Luke 6: 13 of them he chose twelve, whom also he named apostles.; Luke 11: 49 I will send them prophets and apostles.; Luke 24: 47 repentance... should be preached... among all nations.; John 1: 40 and followed him, was Andrew.; John 15: 16 ye have not chosen me, but I have chosen you.; Acts 1: 22 ordained to be a witness with us of his resurrection.; Acts 1: 26 lot fell upon Matthias,... numbered with the eleven.; Acts 4: 33 apostles witness of the resurrection of the Lord Jesus.; Acts 10: 41 witnesses chosen before of God.; Acts 14: 14 the apostles, Barnabas and Paul.; 1 Cor. 12: 28 God hath set some in the church, first apostles.; Gal. 1: 1 Paul, an apostle.; Gal. 1: 19 other of the apostles saw I none, save James.; Eph. 2: 20 built upon the foundation of the apostles and prophets.; Eph. 4: 11 (1 Cor. 12: 28) he gave some, apostles, and some, prophets.; 1 Tim. 2: 7 (2 Tim. 1: 11) whereunto I am ordained a preacher, and an apostle.; 1 Ne. 1: 10 he also saw twelve others following him.; 3 Ne. 12: 1 give heed unto the words of these twelve.; 4 Ne. 1: 14 other disciples ordained in their stead.; D&C 1: 14 give heed to the words of the prophets and apostles.; D&C 18: 27 Twelve shall be my disciples.; D&C 20: 2 Joseph Smith,... ordained an apostle.; D&C 21: 1 a translator, a prophet, an apostle of Jesus.; D&C 27: 12 I have ordained you and confirmed you to be apostles.; D&C 52: 9 that which the prophets and apostles have written.; D&C 64: 39 they who are not apostles and prophets shall be known.; D&C 84: 63 for you are mine apostles, even God’s high priests.; D&C 102: 30 traveling high council composed of the twelve apostles.; D&C 107: 23 traveling councilors are called to be the Twelve Apostles.; D&C 107: 33 the Twelve are a Traveling Presiding High Council.; D&C 107: 35 The Twelve being sent out, holding the keys.; D&C 107: 58 it is the duty of the Twelve, also, to ordain.; D&C 112: 30 (D&C 112: 14-32) unto... the Twelve... is the power of this priesthood given.; A of F 6 We believe in... apostles.

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Apparel

(see also Clothing)

Gen. 3: 7(Moses 4: 13) sewed fig leaves... made themselves aprons.; Gen. 3: 21 (Moses 4: 27) coats of skins, and clothed them.; Deut. 22: 5 woman shall not wear that which pertaineth unto a man.; Luke 7: 25 they which are gorgeously apparelled.; 1 Tim. 2: 9 adorn themselves in modest apparel.; 1 Pet. 3: 3 let it not be that outward adorning.; Jacob 2: 13 because of the costliness of your apparel.; Alma 1: 6 (Alma 4: 6) began... to wear very costly apparel.; Alma 1: 27 they did not wear costly apparel.; Alma 32: 2 because of the coarseness of their apparel.; Morm. 8: 36 pride of their hearts, unto the wearing of very fine apparel.; D&C 42: 40 let all thy garments be plain.; D&C 133: 46 (D&C 133: 48) God... clothed in his glorious apparel.

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Appeal

Acts 25: 11 I appeal unto Caesar.

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Appear

Gen. 17: 1(Abr. 2: 6) Lord appeared to Abram.; Ex. 6: 3 I appeared unto Abraham.; Ps. 102: 16 he shall appear in his glory.; Mark 16: 9 he appeared first to Mary Magdalene.; Luke 24: 34 Lord... appeared to Simon.; Acts 7: 2 God of glory appeared unto our father Abraham.; Col. 3: 4 When Christ... shall appear.; Heb. 9: 28 unto them that look for him shall he appear.; Heb. 11: 3 things which are seen were not made of things which do appear.; 1 Jn. 2: 28 when he shall appear, we may have confidence.; 1 Jn. 3: 2 doth not yet appear... we know that when he shall appear.; Ether 3: 16 I appear unto thee to be in the spirit.; Moro. 7: 37 by faith that angels appear.; D&C 107: 54 Lord appeared unto them.; D&C 110: 8 I will appear unto my servants.; D&C 130: 1 When the Savior shall appear we shall see him.; D&C 138: 18 the Son of God appeared.

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Appearance

(see also Angels; God, Manifestations of; God, Presence of; God, Privilege of Seeing; Jesus Christ, Appearances, Antemortal; Jesus Christ, Appearances, Postmortal; Judgment )

1 Sam. 16: 7 for man looketh on the outward appearance.; John 7: 24 Judge not according to the appearance.; 2 Cor. 5: 12 which glory in appearance, and not in heart.; 2 Cor. 10: 7 Do ye look on things after the outward appearance.; 1 Thes. 5: 22 Abstain from all appearance of evil.; D&C 130: 3 in that verse [John 14: 23] is a personal appearance.

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Appearing

1 Tim. 6: 14 until the appearing of our Lord Jesus Christ.; 2 Tim. 1: 10 made manifest by the appearing of our Saviour Jesus Christ.; 2 Tim. 4: 1 shall judge the quick and the dead at his appearing.; 2 Tim. 4: 8 but unto all them also that love his appearing.; Titus 2: 13 glorious appearing of the great God and our Saviour.; 1 Pet. 1: 7 honour and glory at the appearing of Jesus Christ.

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Appetite

(see Carnal Mind; Food; Lust; Sensuality; Temptation; Word of Wisdom )

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Apple

Deut. 32: 10 kept him as the apple of his eye.; Ps. 17: 8 Keep me as the apple of the eye.; Prov. 7: 2 my law as the apple of thine eye.

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Appoint

(see also Ordain)

2 Sam. 17: 14 appointed to defeat the good counsel of Ahithophel.; 1 Kgs. 20: 42 a man whom I appointed to utter destruction.; Job 7: 1 Is there not an appointed time to man upon earth.; Job 14: 5 thou hast appointed his bounds that he cannot pass.; Ps. 79: 11 preserve thou those that are appointed to die.; Matt. 24: 51 (Luke 12: 46)appoint him his portion with the hypocrites.; Luke 10: 1 the Lord appointed other seventy.; Luke 22: 29 appoint unto you a kingdom, as my Father hath appointed.; Acts 1: 23 they appointed two, Joseph... and Matthias.; Acts 6: 3 seven men... whom we may appoint over this business.; Acts 17: 26 hath determined the times before appointed.; Acts 17: 31 hath appointed a day, in the which he will judge.; 1 Thes. 5: 9 For God hath not appointed us to wrath.; Heb. 9: 27 it is appointed unto men once to die.; Mosiah 2: 4 had appointed just men to be their teachers.; D&C 38: 34 men... shall be appointed by the voice of the church.; D&C 42: 48 is not appointed unto death, shall be healed.; D&C 121: 25 a time appointed for every man, according as his works.; Abr. 1: 4 appointment of God unto the fathers concerning the seed.

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Approve, Approved

Acts 2: 22 man approved of God among you by miracles.; Rom. 2: 18 approvest the things that are more excellent.; Rom. 14: 18 acceptable to God, and approved of men.; 2 Cor. 6: 4 approving ourselves as the ministers of God.; Philip. 1: 10 ye may approve things that are excellent.; 2 Tim. 2: 15 Study to shew thyself approved unto God.; D&C 107: 100 learns not his duty and shows himself not approved.; D&C 124: 144 fill all these offices and approve of those names.

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Aprons

Gen. 3: 7(Moses 4: 13) sewed fig leaves together, and made themselves aprons.

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Aquila

(see BD Aquila)

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Arabia

(see BD Arabia)

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Ararat

(see BD Ararat)

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Archangel

(see also Adam; Angels )

1 Thes. 4: 16 with a shout, with the voice of the archangel.; Jude 1: 9 Michael the archangel, when contending with the devil.

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Areopagus

(see BD Areopagus)

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Argument

(see Contention; Disputations )

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Ariel

(see BD Ariel)

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Aright

Ps. 78: 8 a generation that set not their heart aright.; Prov. 15: 2 tongue of the wise useth knowledge aright.; Jer. 8: 6 hearkened and heard, but they spake not aright.

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Arimathaea

(see BD Arimathaea)

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Arise, Arose

(see also Rise)

Isa. 26: 19 together with my dead body shall they arise.; Isa. 60: 1 Arise, shine, for thy light is come.; Amos 7: 2 by whom shall Jacob arise.; Mal. 4: 2 arise with healing in his wings.; Matt. 9: 6 (Mark 2: 11; Luke 5: 24 )Arise, take up thy bed.; Matt. 9: 25 took her by the hand, and the maid arose.; Matt. 27: 52 many bodies of the saints which slept arose.; Mark 5: 41 (Luke 8: 54) said unto her,... Damsel,... arise.; Luke 7: 14 Young man, I say unto thee, Arise.; Luke 15: 18 I will arise and go to my father.; Acts 9: 6 (Acts 22: 10)Arise, and go into the city.; Acts 9: 40 said, Tabitha, arise.; Eph. 5: 14 thou that sleepest, and arise from the dead.; 2 Pet. 1: 19 day star arise in your hearts.; 3 Ne. 23: 9 many saints who should arise from the dead.; D&C 82: 14 Zion must arise.; D&C 88: 124 arise early.; D&C 115: 5 Arise and shine forth.

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Ark

(see also Ark of the Covenant; BD Ark )

Gen. 6: 14 Make thee an ark of gopher wood.; Matt. 24: 38 (Luke 17: 27; JS-M 1: 42 ) day that Noe entered into the ark.; Heb. 11: 7 prepared an ark to the saving of his house.; 1 Pet. 3: 20 while the ark was a preparing.; Ether 6: 7 tight like unto the ark of Noah.; Moses 7: 43 Enoch saw that Noah built an ark.

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Ark of the Covenant

(see also BD Ark of the Covenant)

Ex. 25: 22 will commune with thee from above the mercy seat.; Ex. 37: 1 made the ark of shittim wood.; Ex. 40: 3 put therein the ark of the testimony.; Num. 3: 31 their charge shall be the ark.; Num. 10: 33 ark of the covenant... went before them.; Deut. 31: 26 book of the law, and put it in... the ark.; Josh. 3: 3 (Josh. 3: 3-17) When ye see the ark of the covenant.; Josh. 4: 7 waters of Jordan were cut off before the ark.; Josh. 6: 6 Take up the ark of the covenant.; 1 Sam. 4: 3 Let us fetch the ark... out of Shiloh.; 1 Sam. 6: 21 Philistines have brought again the ark.; 1 Sam. 7: 1 fetched up the ark of the Lord.; 2 Sam. 6: 12 brought up the ark... into the city of David.; 1 Kgs. 8: 9 nothing in the ark save the two tables.; 1 Chr. 13: 3 let us bring again the ark of our God.; 1 Chr. 15: 1 prepared a place for the ark of God.; 1 Chr. 16: 1 ark of God, and set it in the midst.; 1 Chr. 22: 19 build ye the sanctuary... to bring the ark of the covenant.; 2 Chr. 5: 2 to bring up the ark of the covenant.; Jer. 3: 16 they shall say no more, The ark of the covenant.; Heb. 9: 4 ark of the covenant overlaid... with gold.; Rev. 11: 19 seen in his temple the ark of his testament.; D&C 85: 8 putteth forth his hand to steady the ark.

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Arm

(see also Might; Power; Strength; Trust Not in the Arm of Flesh )

Ex. 15: 16 by the greatness of thine arm.; Job 40: 9 Hast thou an arm like God.; Ps. 10: 15 Break thou the arm of the wicked.; Ps. 44: 3 neither did their own arm save them.; Ps. 77: 15 Thou hast with thine arm redeemed thy people.; Ps. 98: 1 his holy arm, hath gotten him the victory.; Isa. 33: 2 be thou their arm every morning.; Isa. 40: 10 his arm shall rule for him.; Isa. 49: 22 they shall bring thy sons in their arms.; Isa. 51: 5 mine arms shall judge the people.; Isa. 52: 10 (Mosiah 12: 24; D&C 133: 3 ) Lord hath made bare his holy arm.; Isa. 53: 1 (John 12: 38) to whom is the arm of the Lord revealed.; Isa. 63: 5 mine own arm brought salvation unto me.; Mark 10: 16 took them up in his arms... and blessed them.; 1 Ne. 14: 14 they were armed with righteousness.; 2 Ne. 1: 15 encircled... in the arms of his love.; 2 Ne. 4: 34 trust in thee... not... in the arm of flesh.; Jacob 6: 5 his arm of mercy is extended.; Omni 1: 13 led by the power of his arm.; Alma 5: 33 arms of mercy are extended.; D&C 1: 14 arm of the Lord shall be revealed.; D&C 1: 19 neither trust in the arm of flesh.

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Armageddon

(see World, End of; BD Armageddon )

1 Sam. 17: 38 Saul armed David with his armour.; Luke 11: 22 taketh from him all his armour wherein he trusted.; Rom. 13: 12 let us put on the armour of light.; 2 Cor. 6: 7 power of God, by the armour of righteousness.; Eph. 6: 11 Put on the whole armour of God.; 2 Ne. 1: 23 put on the armor of righteousness.; D&C 27: 15 take upon you my whole armor.

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Armor

1 Sam. 17: 38 Saul armed David with his armour.; Luke 11: 22 taketh from him all his armour wherein he trusted.; Rom. 13: 12 let us put on the armour of light.; 2 Cor. 6: 7 power of God, by the armour of righteousness.; Eph. 6: 11 Put on the whole armour of God.; 2 Ne. 1: 23 put on the armor of righteousness.; D&C 27: 15 take upon you my whole armor.

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Army

(see also Host; Soldier )

Ex. 7: 4 hand upon Egypt, and bring forth mine armies.; Ex. 12: 17 (Num. 33: 1) I brought your armies out of the land of Egypt.; 1 Sam. 17: 10 I defy the armies of Israel this day.; 1 Kgs. 20: 19 came out of the city, and the army which followed them.; 2 Kgs. 25: 5 (Jer. 39: 5; Jer. 52: 8 )army of the Chaldees pursued after the king.; Job 25: 3 Is there any number of his armies.; Jer. 37: 5 Pharaoh’s army was come forth out of Egypt.; Ezek. 37: 10 upon their feet, an exceeding great army.; Dan. 4: 35 according to his will in the army of heaven.; Luke 21: 20 when ye shall see Jerusalem compassed with armies.; Acts 23: 27 then came I with an army, and rescued him.; Heb. 11: 34 turned to fight the armies of the aliens.; Rev. 19: 14 armies... in heaven followed him.; D&C 88: 113 (D&C 88: 111-114) against Michael and his armies.; D&C 105: 26 until the army of Israel becomes very great.

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Array

(see also Clothe)

2 Sam. 10: 9(1 Chr. 19: 10) in array against the Syrians.; Job 40: 10 array thyself with glory and beauty.; Jer. 43: 12 shall array himself with the land of Egypt.; Matt. 6: 29 (Luke 12: 27) Solomon... was not arrayed like one of these.; Rev. 7: 13 are these which are arrayed in white robes.; Rev. 17: 4 the woman was arrayed in purple and scarlet colour.

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Arrogance

(see Pride)

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Arrow

Deut. 32: 23 I will spend mine arrows upon them.; 1 Sam. 20: 20 I will shoot three arrows on the side.; 2 Sam. 22: 15 (Ps. 18: 14) sent out arrows and scattered them.; 2 Kgs. 13: 17 The arrow of the Lord’s deliverance.; Ps. 11: 2 they make ready their arrow upon the string.; Prov. 25: 18 man that beareth false witness... a sharp arrow.; Jer. 9: 8 their tongue is as an arrow.; Ezek. 5: 16 send upon them the evil arrows of famine.; Zech. 9: 14 his arrow shall go forth as the lightning.; 1 Ne. 16: 23 Nephi, did make... an arrow.

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Art

(see also Skills)

Ex. 25: 18 make two cherubims of gold, of beaten work.; Ex. 26: 36 fine twined linen, wrought with needlework.; Ex. 28: 11 work of an engraver in stone.; Ex. 31: 3 filled him with the spirit of God... in all manner of workmanship.; Ex. 35: 35 work all manner of work, of the engraver.; Ex. 39: 29 a girdle of fine twined linen, and... needlework.; Num. 21: 8 Make thee a fiery serpent.; 1 Kgs. 6: 23 he made two cherubims of olive tree.; 1 Ne. 18: 1 we did work timbers of curious workmanship.; 2 Ne. 5: 15 to work in all manner of wood, and of iron.; Jarom 1: 8 rich... in fine workmanship of wood.; Mosiah 10: 5 work all manner of fine linen.; Mosiah 11: 8 he ornamented them with fine work of wood.; Hel. 6: 13 make all manner of cloth, of fine-twined linen.; Hel. 12: 2 prosper... precious things of every kind and art.; Ether 10: 7 all manner of fine workmanship he did cause.; Ether 10: 23 all manner of fine work.

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Asa

(see BD Asa)

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Ascend

Gen. 28: 12 ladder... angels of God ascending and descending.; 1 Sam. 28: 13 I saw gods ascending out of the earth.; Ps. 24: 3 Who shall ascend into the hill of the Lord.; Ps. 68: 18 (Eph. 4: 8) Thou hast ascended on high.; Ps. 139: 8 If I ascend up into heaven, thou art there.; Isa. 14: 13 I will ascend into heaven.; John 1: 51 angels of God ascending and descending upon the Son of man.; John 3: 13 no man hath ascended up to heaven, but he that.; John 6: 62 Son of man ascend up where he was before.; John 20: 17 Touch me not, for I am not yet ascended to my Father.; Acts 2: 34 David is not ascended into the heavens.; Rom. 10: 6 Who shall ascend into heaven.; Eph. 4: 8 (Eph. 4: 10) When he ascended up on high.; Rev. 8: 4 smoke of the incense... ascended up before God.; Rev. 11: 12 they ascended up to heaven in a cloud.; 3 Ne. 18: 39 he departed from them, and ascended into heaven.; D&C 20: 24 ascended into heaven... to reign.; D&C 88: 6 He that ascended up on high.

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Ascension

(see Jesus Christ, Ascension of; BD Ascension )

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Asenath

(see BD Asenath)

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Ashamed

Gen. 2: 25(Abr. 5: 19) they were both naked... and were not ashamed.; Ps. 25: 3 none that wait on thee be ashamed: let them be ashamed which transgress.; Ps. 31: 1 In thee... do I put my trust: let me never be ashamed.; Isa. 24: 23 moon shall be confounded, and the sun ashamed.; Isa. 45: 17 not be ashamed nor confounded.; Isa. 65: 13 my servants shall rejoice, but ye shall be ashamed.; Jer. 2: 26 as the thief is ashamed... so is the house of Israel ashamed.; Jer. 2: 36 be ashamed of Egypt, as thou wast ashamed of Assyria.; Jer. 6: 15 (Jer. 8: 12)ashamed when they had committed abomination.; Joel 2: 26 my people shall never be ashamed.; Zech. 13: 4 prophets shall be ashamed every one of his vision.; Mark 8: 38 (Luke 9: 26) Whosoever therefore shall be ashamed of me.; Rom. 1: 16 I am not ashamed of the gospel of Christ.; Rom. 5: 5 hope maketh not ashamed.; Rom. 9: 33 (Rom. 10: 11) believeth on him shall not be ashamed.; 2 Tim. 1: 8 Be not thou therefore ashamed of the testimony.; 2 Tim. 1: 12 I am not ashamed: for I know whom I have believed.; Heb. 2: 11 he is not ashamed to call them brethren.; Heb. 11: 16 God is not ashamed to be called their God.; 1 Pet. 3: 16 may be ashamed that falsely accuse.; 1 Pet. 4: 16 suffer as a Christian, let him not be ashamed.; 1 Jn. 2: 28 not be ashamed before him at his coming.; 1 Ne. 8: 25 cast their eyes about as if they were ashamed.; 2 Ne. 6: 13 people of the Lord shall not be ashamed.; Alma 46: 21 ashamed to take upon them the name of Christ.; Morm. 8: 38 Why are ye ashamed to take upon you the name of Christ.; D&C 42: 91 rebuked openly, that he or she may be ashamed.; D&C 90: 17 Be not ashamed.

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Ashdod

(see BD Ashdod)

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Asher

(see BD Asher)

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Ashes

(see also Dust)

Gen. 18: 27 speak unto the Lord, which am but dust and ashes.; Num. 19: 9 shall gather up the ashes of the heifer.; 2 Sam. 13: 19 Tamar put ashes on her head.; 1 Kgs. 20: 38 prophet... disguised himself with ashes upon his face.; Ps. 102: 9 I have eaten ashes like bread.; Isa. 44: 20 He feedeth on ashes.; Matt. 11: 21 repented long ago in sackcloth and ashes.; Heb. 9: 13 ashes of an heifer sprinkling the unclean.; 2 Pet. 2: 6 turning... Sodom and Gomorrha into ashes.; Mosiah 11: 25 except they repent in sackcloth and ashes.

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Ashtaroth

(see BD Ashtaroth)

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Asia

(see BD Asia)

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Ask

(see also Beg; Beseech; Inquire; Intreat; Petition; Plead; Prayer; Problem-Solving; Question; Request; Seek )

Ex. 13: 14 when thy son asketh thee.; Neh. 1: 2 I asked them concerning the Jews.; Isa. 7: 11 (2 Ne. 17: 11)Ask thee a sign of the Lord thy God.; Isa. 65: 1 (Rom. 10: 20) I am sought of them that asked not for me.; Jer. 50: 5 They shall ask the way to Zion.; Matt. 5: 42 (Luke 6: 30; 3 Ne. 12: 42 ) Give to him that asketh thee.; Matt. 7: 7 (D&C 4: 7)Ask, and it shall be given you.; Matt. 14: 7 (Mark 6: 22) promised... to give her whatsoever she would ask.; Matt. 16: 13 (Mark 8: 27; Luke 9: 18 )asked his disciples... Whom do men say that I... am.; Matt. 20: 22 (Mark 10: 38) Ye know not what ye ask.; Luke 12: 48 committed much, of him they will ask the more.; John 4: 9 thou, being a Jew, askest drink of me.; John 21: 12 none of the disciples durst ask him.; 1 Cor. 10: 25 asking no question for conscience sake.; 1 Cor. 14: 35 let them ask their husbands at home.; Eph. 3: 20 able to do exceeding abundantly above all that we ask.; James 1: 5 (JS-H 1: 11) If any of you lack wisdom, let him ask of God.; 1 Ne. 15: 11 ask me in faith.; 2 Ne. 4: 35 God will give me, if I ask not amiss.; 2 Ne. 32: 4 ye ask not, neither do ye knock.; Mosiah 4: 10 ask in sincerity of heart.; Mosiah 4: 21 whatsoever ye ask that is right.; 3 Ne. 27: 28 (D&C 18: 18) whatsoever things ye shall ask the Father in my name.; D&C 9: 7 took no thought save it was to ask me.; D&C 10: 21 hearts are corrupt... therefore they will not ask of me.; D&C 46: 7 commanded in all things to ask of God.

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Asleep

Judg. 4: 21 fast asleep and weary.; Jonah 1: 5 he lay, and was fast asleep.; Matt. 8: 24 (Mark 4: 38; Luke 8: 23 ) arose a great tempest... but he was asleep.; Matt. 26: 40 unto the disciples, and findeth them asleep.; Acts 7: 60 when he had said this, he fell asleep.; 1 Cor. 15: 6 part remain... but some are fallen asleep.; 1 Cor. 15: 18 fallen asleep in Christ.; 1 Thes. 4: 13 ignorant... concerning them which are asleep.; D&C 35: 21 shall see me, and shall not be asleep.

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Asp

(see BD Asp)

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Aspire

D&C 121: 35 aspire to the honors of men.

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Ass

Gen. 22: 5 Abide ye here with the ass.; Gen. 49: 14 Issachar is a strong ass couching down.; Num. 22: 23 ass saw the angel... the ass turned aside.; Deut. 22: 10 not plow with an ox and an ass together.; 1 Sam. 9: 3 asses of Kish Saul’s father were lost.; 1 Sam. 10: 16 He told us plainly that the asses were found.; Isa. 1: 3 knoweth his owner, and the ass his master’s crib.; Zech. 9: 9 (Matt. 21: 5; John 12: 15 ) thy king cometh... riding upon an ass.; Matt. 21: 2 shall find an ass tied, and a colt with her.; Luke 13: 15 loose his ox or his ass from the stall.; Luke 14: 5 an ass or an ox fallen into a pit.; John 12: 14 Jesus, when he had found a young ass.; 2 Pet. 2: 16 dumb ass speaking with man’s voice.

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Assembly for Worship

(see also Church; Meetings; Worship )

1 Chr. 29: 20 congregation blessed the Lord.; 2 Chr. 7: 3 Israel... worshipped, and praised the Lord.; 2 Chr. 29: 28 congregation worshipped, and the singers sang.; Neh. 9: 1 assembled with fasting.; Ps. 22: 25 praise shall be of thee in the great congregation.; Ps. 26: 12 in the congregations will I bless the Lord.; Ps. 111: 1 praise the Lord... in the assembly of the upright.; Joel 1: 14 call a solemn assembly.; Matt. 18: 20 where two or three are gathered together in my name.; Acts 4: 31 they were assembled together.; Acts 11: 26 assembled themselves with the church.; Acts 20: 7 first day of the week when the disciples came together.; 1 Cor. 11: 18 when ye come together in the church.; Heb. 10: 25 Not forsaking the assembling of ourselves together.; Mosiah 2: 1 people gathered themselves together.; Mosiah 18: 25 one day in every week... to assemble.; Alma 6: 6 gather themselves together oft.; Alma 32: 4 (3 Ne. 11: 1) there came a great multitude unto him.; Moro. 6: 6 did meet together oft to partake of bread.; D&C 20: 75 (D&C 20: 55-75) expedient that the church meet together often.; D&C 43: 8 when ye are assembled together.; D&C 59: 9 (D&C 59: 9-13) go to the house of prayer... upon my holy day.

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Assurance

(see also Confidence; Faith; Trust )

Acts 17: 31 given assurance unto all men.; 1 Thes. 1: 5 gospel came... in the Holy Ghost, and in much assurance.; Heb. 6: 11 to the full assurance of hope unto the end.; Heb. 10: 22 true heart in full assurance of faith.; 1 Jn. 3: 19 know... and shall assure our hearts before him.

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Assyria

(see BD Assyria)

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Astonished

Dan. 8: 27 I was astonished at the vision.; Matt. 7: 28 (Matt. 22: 33; Mark 11: 18; Luke 4: 32 ) people were astonished at his doctrine.; Matt. 13: 54 (Mark 6: 2) he taught them... they were astonished.; Mark 5: 42 they were astonished with a great atonishment.; Luke 2: 47 astonished at his understanding and answers.; Luke 24: 22 certain women also of our company made us astonished.; Acts 9: 6 he trembling and astonished said, Lord, what wilt thou.; Acts 12: 16 opened the door, and saw him, they were astonished.; Acts 13: 12 believed, being astonished at the doctrine.; Mosiah 27: 19 astonishment of Alma was so great that he became dumb.; 3 Ne. 2: 1 people began to be... less astonished at a sign.

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Astray

Prov. 28: 10 whoso causeth the righteous to go astray.; Isa. 53: 6 (Mosiah 14: 6) All we like sheep have gone astray.; 2 Pet. 2: 15 forsaken the right way, and are gone astray.; Alma 41: 1 have wrested the scriptures, and have gone far astray.

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Astrology

(see Sorcery; Superstitions )

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Astronomy

(see also Moon; Star; Sun )

Gen. 1: 1 God created the heaven and the earth.; Gen. 1: 14 (Moses 2: 18) Let there be lights in the firmament.; Deut. 4: 19 all the host of heaven... which the Lord... hath divided.; Josh. 10: 13 sun stood still, and the moon stayed.; Job 9: 9 maketh Arcturus, Orion, and Pleiades.; Job 38: 31 loose the bands of Orion.; Ps. 8: 3 thy heavens... the moon and the stars, which thou hast ordained.; Ps. 136: 8 sun to rule by day.; Ps. 147: 4 telleth the number of the stars... by their names.; Jer. 31: 35 giveth the sun for a light by day.; Joel 2: 30 shew wonders in the heavens.; Matt. 2: 2 we have seen his star in the east.; Matt. 24: 29 (Mark 13: 25; Luke 21: 25; 2 Ne. 23: 10; Hel. 14: 20; D&C 45: 42; D&C 88: 87; JS-M 1: 33 )sun be darkened, and the moon shall not.; 1 Cor. 15: 41 one glory of the sun, and another glory.; Heb. 1: 2 Son... by whom also he made the worlds.; Jude 1: 13 wandering stars, to whom is reserved the blackness.; Alma 30: 44 all the planets which move.; Hel. 12: 15 earth that moveth and not the sun.; Hel. 14: 5 (3 Ne. 1: 21) a new star arise.; D&C 76: 24 worlds are and were created.; D&C 88: 37 no space in the which there is no kingdom.; D&C 130: 7 reside in the presence of God, on a globe like a sea.; Moses 1: 33 worlds without number have I created.; Moses 7: 30 millions of earths like this.; Abr. 1: 31 knowledge... of the planets, and of the stars.; Abr. 3: 3 great one is Kolob.; Abr. 3: 4 revolution was a day unto the Lord.; Abr. 3: 9 reckoning of the time of one planet.; Abr. 3: 13 Kokaubeam, which signifies stars.

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Asunder

Matt. 19: 6(Mark 10: 9) God hath joined together, let not man put asunder.

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Atheism

(see God, Knowledge about; Unbelief, Unbelievers )

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Athens

(see BD Athens)

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Athirst

Judg. 15: 18 he was sore athirst, and called on the Lord.; Matt. 25: 44 Lord, when saw we thee... athirst.; Rev. 21: 6 give unto him that is athirst of the fountain.; Rev. 22: 17 let him that is athirst come.

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Atonement

(see Blood; Fall of Man; Forgiveness; Jesus Christ, Atonement through; Jesus Christ, Mission of; Jesus Christ, Redeemer; Jesus Christ, Savior; Reconciliation; Redemption; Sacrifice )

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Attain

Rom. 9: 31 hath not attained to the law of righteousness.; Philip. 3: 11 might attain unto the resurrection of the dead.; D&C 130: 18 whatever principle of intelligence we attain unto.

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Attributes of God

(see God, Eternal Nature of; God, Knowledge about; Godliness )

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Author

1 Cor. 14: 33 God is not the author of confusion.; Heb. 5: 9 became the author of eternal salvation.; Heb. 12: 2 (Moro. 6: 4) unto Jesus the author and finisher of our faith.; Hel. 6: 30 it is he who is the author of all sin.

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Authority

(see also Called of God; Delegation of Responsibility; Dominion; Governments; Hands, Laying on of; Jesus Christ, Authority of; Jesus Christ, Teaching Mode of; Leadership; Power; Priesthood, Authority; Priesthood, Keys; Priesthood, Power of; Reign; Rule; Unrighteous Dominion )

Ex. 3: 12 I have sent thee.; Ex. 7: 2 speak all that I command thee.; 2 Chr. 24: 19 he sent prophets to them.; Isa. 6: 8 whom shall I send.; Ezek. 2: 7 thou shalt speak my words.; Matt. 8: 9 I am a man under authority.; Matt. 10: 1 (Luke 9: 1) twelve disciples, he gave them power.; Matt. 21: 23 by what authority doest thou.; Mark 1: 22 taught them as one that had authority.; Mark 13: 34 gave authority to his servants.; Luke 19: 17 servant... have thou authority over ten.; Luke 22: 29 Father hath appointed unto me.; John 5: 27 authority to execute judgment.; John 5: 43 come in my Father’s name.; John 8: 28 I do nothing of myself, but as my Father.; John 15: 16 not chosen me, but I have chosen you, and ordained you.; John 20: 21 as my Father hath sent me, even so send I you.; Acts 13: 3 laid their hands on them, they sent them.; Acts 14: 23 ordained them elders in every church.; Eph. 4: 11 he gave some, apostles, and some, prophets.; 1 Ne. 2: 22 be made a ruler and a teacher.; 2 Ne. 5: 26 Nephi, did consecrate... that they should be priests and teachers.; Mosiah 21: 33 none... that had authority from God.; Alma 11: 2 judge executed authority.; Alma 25: 5 usurped the power and authority over the Lamanites.; Alma 49: 30 ordained by the holy order of God.; 3 Ne. 18: 36 disciples whom he had chosen.; Ether 12: 10 called after the holy order of God.; D&C 18: 26 others who are called to declare.; D&C 20: 2 Joseph Smith... called of God.; D&C 25: 3 an elect lady, whom I have called.; D&C 27: 8 that you might be called and ordained even as Aaron.; D&C 42: 11 except he be ordained by some one who has authority.; D&C 63: 62 use the name of the Lord... in vain, having not authority.; D&C 68: 8 preach... acting in the authority.; D&C 107: 8 Melchizedek Priesthood... has power and authority.; D&C 112: 21 Twelve, duly recommended and authorized.; D&C 113: 8 put on the authority of the priesthood.; D&C 121: 39 as soon as they get a little authority.; D&C 128: 9 men did in authority... it became a law.; D&C 134: 10 religious society has authority to try men.; Moses 8: 19 the Lord ordained Noah.; Abr. 1: 3 conferred upon me from the fathers.; A of F 5 called of God... by those who are in authority.

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Avail

Gal. 5: 6 neither circumcision availeth any thing.; James 5: 16 fervent prayer of a righteous man availeth much.; Mosiah 3: 15 law of Moses availeth nothing except.; Moro. 8: 22 unto such baptism availeth nothing.

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Avenge

(see also Recompense; Vengeance )

Gen. 4: 24(Moses 5: 48) Cain shall be avenged sevenfold.; Lev. 19: 18 Thou shalt not avenge, nor bear any grudge.; Lev. 26: 25 that shall avenge the quarrel of my covenant.; Deut. 32: 43 he will avenge the blood of his servants.; 2 Sam. 22: 48 (Ps. 18: 47) It is God that avengeth me.; Jer. 5: 9 (Jer. 5: 29) shall not my soul be avenged on such a nation.; Luke 18: 7 shall not God avenge his own elect.; Rom. 12: 19 avenge not yourselves.; Rev. 6: 10 dost thou not judge and avenge our blood.; Rev. 19: 2 avenged the blood of his servants at her hand.; Morm. 8: 41 he avengeth the blood of the saints.; D&C 101: 58 avenge me of mine enemies.; D&C 121: 5 with thy sword avenge us of our wrongs.

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Avenger

Num. 35: 12(Josh. 20: 3) cities for refuge from the avenger.; Deut. 19: 6 Lest the avenger of the blood pursue the slayer.; Ps. 8: 2 thou mightest still the enemy and the avenger.; 1 Thes. 4: 6 Lord is the avenger of all such.

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Avoid

Prov. 4: 15 Avoid it, pass not by it.; Rom. 16: 17 mark them which cause divisions... and avoid them.; 1 Cor. 7: 2 to avoid fornication, let every man have his own wife.; 2 Cor. 8: 20 Avoiding this, that no man should blame us.; 1 Tim. 6: 20 avoiding profane and vain babblings.; 2 Tim. 2: 23 foolish and unlearned questions avoid.; Titus 3: 9 avoid foolish questions, and genealogies.; D&C 107: 4 to avoid the too frequent repetition of his name.

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Awake, Awaken

Ps. 78: 65 Lord awaked as one out of sleep.; Isa. 51: 9 (Isa. 52: 1)Awake, awake, put on strength.; John 11: 11 I go, that I may awake him.; Rom. 13: 11 now it is high time to awake out of sleep.; 1 Cor. 15: 34 Awake to righteousness, and sin not.; Eph. 5: 14 Awake thou that sleepest.; Mosiah 4: 5 has awakened you to a sense of your nothingness.; Moro. 10: 31 awake, and arise from the dust, O Jerusalem.; D&C 29: 26 then shall all the dead awake.

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Aware

Matt. 24: 50(Luke 12: 46) shall come... in an hour that he is not aware.

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Ax, Axe

2 Kgs. 6: 5 axe head fell into the water.; Isa. 10: 15 axe boast itself against him that heweth.; Matt. 3: 10 (Luke 3: 9)axe is laid unto the root of the trees.