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Machpelah

(see BD Machpelah)

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Mad

(see also Madness)

Hosea 9: 7 spiritual man is mad, for the multitude of thine iniquity.; John 10: 20 hath a devil, and is mad.; Acts 26: 24 Paul... much learning doth make thee mad.; 1 Cor. 14: 23 will they not say that ye are mad.; Mosiah 13: 1 slay him... for he is mad.; JS-H 1: 24 others said he was mad.

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Madness

(see also Mad)

Zech. 12: 4 smite every horse... and his rider with madness.; Luke 6: 11 they were filled with madness.; 2 Pet. 2: 16 dumb ass... forbade the madness of the prophet.

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Magdalene

(see BD Magdalene)

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Magi

(see BD Magi)

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Magic

(see Magician; Sorcery; Superstitions )

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Magician

(see also Soothsayer; Sorcery )

Gen. 41: 8 called for all the magicians of Egypt.; Ex. 7: 11 (Ex. 7: 22; Ex. 8: 7, 18 ) Pharaoh also called... magicians of Egypt.; Ex. 9: 11 magicians could not stand before Moses.; Dan. 1: 20 he found them ten times better than all the magicians.; Dan. 2: 2 king commanded to call the magicians.

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Magistrate

Luke 12: 11 bring you unto... magistrates.; Luke 12: 58 thou goest with thine adversary to the magistrate.; Titus 3: 1 to obey magistrates, to be ready to every good work.; D&C 134: 3 all governments necessarily require... magistrates.; A of F 12 We believe in being subject to... magistrates.

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Magnify

(see also Exalt; Glorify; Praise; Priesthood, Magnifying Callings within )

Josh. 3: 7 Joshua, This day will I begin to magnify thee.; 2 Sam. 7: 26 (1 Chr. 17: 24) let thy name be magnified for ever.; 1 Chr. 29: 25 Lord magnified Solomon exceedingly.; Isa. 42: 21 he will magnify the law, and make it honourable.; Dan. 11: 36 magnify himself above every god.; Luke 1: 46 Mary said, My soul doth magnify the Lord.; Acts 10: 46 speak with tongues, and magnify God.; Acts 19: 17 name of the Lord Jesus was magnified.; Rom. 11: 13 I magnify mine office.; Philip. 1: 20 Christ shall be magnified in my body.; 2 Ne. 25: 13 my heart doth magnify his holy name.; Jacob 1: 19 (Jacob 2: 2)magnify our office unto the Lord.; Ether 3: 24 I will cause... that these stones shall magnify.; D&C 24: 3 (D&C 66: 11)Magnify thine office.; D&C 84: 33 faithful unto the obtaining these two priesthoods... and the magnifying their calling.; D&C 88: 80 I shall send you again to magnify the calling.; D&C 132: 64 I will magnify my name.

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Magog

(see BD Magog)

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Maid

(see also Damsel; Girl; Handmaid )

Gen. 16: 3 Sarai Abram’s wife took Hagar her maid.; 2 Kgs. 5: 2 little maid... waited on Naaman’s wife.; Prov. 30: 19 way of a man with a maid.; Matt. 9: 24 maid is not dead, but sleepeth.

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Maimed

Matt. 15: 31 saw the dumb to speak, the maimed to be whole.; Matt. 18: 8 (Mark 9: 43) better for thee to enter into life halt or maimed.; Luke 14: 13 makest a feast, call the poor, the maimed.; Luke 14: 21 bring in hither the poor, and the maimed.; 3 Ne. 17: 7 Have ye any that are lame... or maimed.

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Maintain, Maintenance

1 Chr. 26: 27 maintain the house of the Lord.; Ps. 16: 5 portion of mine inheritance... thou maintainest my lot.; Titus 3: 8 careful to maintain good works.; Alma 46: 20 whosoever will maintain this title... come forth.; Alma 46: 35 that they might maintain a free government.; D&C 83: 4 children have claim upon their parents for their maintenance.; D&C 121: 41 No power or influence... maintained by virtue of the priesthood.

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Majesty

(see also Glory)

Isa. 2: 10(1 Ne. 12: 10) fear of the Lord, and for the glory of his majesty.; Heb. 1: 3 (Heb. 8: 1) on the right hand of the Majesty on high.; 2 Pet. 1: 16 were eyewitnesses of his majesty.; Jude 1: 25 To... our Saviour, be glory and majesty.; Alma 5: 50 Son of God cometh in his... majesty.; D&C 20: 16 bear witness to the words of the glorious Majesty.; D&C 88: 47 hath seen God moving in his majesty.

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Make, Made

(see also Create; Fashion; Form; Maker )

Gen. 1: 26(Moses 2: 26) Let us make man in our image.; Ex. 4: 11 Who hath made man’s mouth or who maketh the dumb.; Ex. 20: 11 (Ex. 31: 17) in six days the Lord made heaven and earth.; Ex. 32: 1 (Acts 7: 40)make us gods, which shall go before us.; Num. 21: 8 Lord said unto Moses, Make thee a fiery serpent.; Deut. 1: 13 I will make them rulers over you.; Deut. 21: 16 not make the son of the beloved firstborn before the son of the hated.; 1 Sam. 2: 7 The Lord maketh poor, and maketh rich.; Ps. 107: 29 He maketh the storm a calm.; Ps. 146: 6 (Acts 4: 24) Which made heaven.; Isa. 66: 2 (Acts 7: 50) all those things hath mine hand made.; Jer. 51: 15 He hath made the earth by his power.; Mark 10: 52 thy faith hath made thee whole.; John 1: 3 without him was not any thing made.; John 1: 10 world was made by him.; Acts 17: 24 God that made the world and all things.; Acts 17: 26 hath made of one blood all nations of men.; Gal. 4: 4 his Son, made of a woman, made under the law.; Heb. 1: 2 his Son... by whom also he made the worlds.; Heb. 8: 5 thou make all things according to the pattern.; 1 Ne. 9: 3 received a commandment... that I should make these plates.; 1 Ne. 17: 16 did make tools of the ore.; Hel. 6: 13 make all manner of cloth.; D&C 38: 3 spake, and the world was made.; D&C 77: 12 God made the world in six days.; D&C 84: 28 ordained... to make straight the way.; D&C 88: 7 he is in the sun... and the power thereof by which it was made.; D&C 93: 9 world was made by him.; D&C 117: 6 Have I not made the earth.

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Maker

Job 4: 17 shall a man be more pure than his maker.; Prov. 14: 31 oppresseth the poor reproacheth his Maker.; Prov. 22: 2 rich and poor... the Lord is the maker of them.; Isa. 17: 7 At that day shall a man look to his Maker.; Isa. 45: 9 Woe unto him that striveth with his Maker.; Hosea 8: 14 Israel hath forgotten his Maker.; Heb. 11: 10 looked for a city... whose builder and maker is God.; 2 Ne. 8: 13 forgettest the Lord thy maker.; D&C 121: 4 Lord God Almighty, maker of heaven.; D&C 134: 6 to be answered by man to his Maker.

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Malachi

(see BD Malachi)

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Male

Gen. 1: 27(D&C 20: 18; Moses 2: 27; Moses 6: 9; Abr. 4: 27 )male and female created he them.; 1 Ne. 8: 27 (2 Ne. 10: 16; 2 Ne. 26: 33; Alma 1: 30 ) filled with people... both male and female.

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Malefactor

Luke 23: 32 two other, malefactors, led with him to be put to death.; John 18: 30 If he were not a malefactor, we would not have delivered him.

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Malice

(see also Avenge; Despise; Grudge; Hate; Injustice; Revile; Scorn )

Rom. 1: 29 Being filled with... maliciousness.; 1 Cor. 5: 8 keep the feast... neither with the leaven of malice.; 1 Cor. 14: 20 in malice be ye children, but in understanding be men.; Eph. 4: 31 Let all bitterness... be put away from you with all malice.; Col. 3: 8 put off all these: anger, wrath, malice.; Titus 3: 3 we ourselves also were... living in malice.; 1 Pet. 2: 1 laying aside all malice.; 1 Pet. 2: 16 not using your liberty for a cloke of maliciousness.; 2 Ne. 26: 21 many churches built up which cause... malice.; 2 Ne. 26: 32 God hath commanded... they should not have malice.

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Mammon

(see also Money; Riches; Wealth; BD Mammon )

Matt. 6: 24(3 Ne. 13: 24) Ye cannot serve God and mammon.; Luke 16: 9 (D&C 82: 22) Make to yourselves friends of the mammon of unrighteousness.

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Man

(see also Adam; Creation; Fall of Man; God, Creator; Jesus Christ, Son of Man; Man, A Spirit Child of Heavenly Father; Man, Antemortal Existence of; Man, Natural, Not Spiritually Reborn; Man, New, Spiritually Reborn; Man, Physical Creation of; Man, Potential to Become like Heavenly Father; Man of God; Mankind; Men; Probation )

Gen. 2: 24(Matt. 19: 5; Mark 10: 7; Eph. 5: 31; Moses 3: 24; Abr. 5: 18 ) shall a man leave his father and his mother.; Gen. 8: 21 not again curse the ground any more for man’s sake.; Num. 23: 19 God is not a man, that he should lie.; Deut. 5: 24 God doth talk with man.; Deut. 8: 3 (Matt. 4: 4; Luke 4: 4 )man doth not live by bread only.; Josh. 10: 14 Lord hearkened unto the voice of a man.; 1 Sam. 13: 14 sought him a man after his own heart.; 1 Sam. 16: 7 Lord seeth not as man seeth.; 2 Sam. 12: 7 Nathan said to David, Thou art the man.; 1 Kgs. 2: 2 be thou strong therefore, and shew thyself a man.; Job 7: 17 What is man, that thou shouldest magnify him.; Ps. 8: 4 What is man, that thou art mindful of him.; Ps. 56: 11 (Ps. 118: 6; Heb. 13: 6 ) afraid what man can do.; Eccl. 3: 19 a man hath no preeminence above a beast.; Isa. 4: 1 (2 Ne. 14: 1) seven women shall take hold of one man.; Isa. 13: 12 (2 Ne. 23: 12) make a man more precious than fine gold.; Isa. 45: 12 made the earth, and created man upon it.; Jer. 17: 5 trusteth in man, and maketh flesh his arm.; Ezek. 28: 2 yet thou art a man, and not God.; Mal. 3: 8 (3 Ne. 24: 8) Will a man rob God.; Matt. 6: 24 (3 Ne. 13: 24) No man can serve two masters.; Matt. 12: 12 How much then is a man better than a sheep.; Matt. 17: 9 (Mark 9: 9) Tell the vision to no man.; Matt. 19: 6 God hath joined together, let not man put asunder.; Mark 2: 27 sabbath was made for man, and not man for the sabbath.; John 1: 18 (1 Jn. 4: 12) No man hath seen God at any time.; John 2: 25 testify of man: for he knew what was in man.; John 7: 46 officers answered, Never man spake like this man.; John 9: 2 who did sin, this man, or his parents.; John 10: 33 thou, being a man, makest thyself God.; John 19: 5 Pilate saith unto them, Behold the man.; Acts 10: 26 I myself also am a man.; Acts 10: 30 man stood before me in bright clothing.; 1 Cor. 2: 11 what man knoweth the things of a man.; 1 Cor. 11: 3 head of the woman is the man.; 1 Cor. 11: 8 man is not of the woman, but the woman of the man.; 1 Cor. 11: 11 neither is the man without the woman... in the Lord.; 1 Cor. 13: 11 became a man, I put away childish things.; 1 Cor. 15: 21 since by man came death, by man came also the resurrection.; 1 Cor. 15: 45 first man Adam was made a living soul.; 1 Thes. 5: 15 none render evil for evil unto any man.; 2 Thes. 2: 3 man of sin be revealed.; 1 Tim. 2: 5 one mediator... the man Christ Jesus.; 1 Tim. 5: 22 Lay hands suddenly on no man.; 1 Ne. 11: 11 spake unto him as a man speaketh.; 1 Ne. 13: 12 looked and beheld a man among the Gentiles.; 2 Ne. 4: 17 wretched man that I am.; 2 Ne. 4: 34 cursed is he that putteth his trust in man.; 2 Ne. 26: 11 Spirit of the Lord will not always strive with man.; Jacob 2: 27 shall not any man among you have save it be one wife.; Jacob 4: 8 impossible that man should find out all his ways.; Jacob 4: 9 by the power of his word man came upon... earth.; Mosiah 3: 19 natural man is an enemy to God.; Alma 12: 24 (Alma 42: 4) a space granted unto man in which he might repent.; 3 Ne. 27: 8 church be called... in the name of a man then it be the church of a man.; Ether 12: 39 as a man telleth another in mine own language.; Moro. 7: 16 Spirit of Christ is given to every man.; D&C 3: 7 you should not have feared man more than God.; D&C 18: 34 These words are not of men nor of man.; D&C 30: 11 not fearing what man can do.; D&C 38: 24 every man esteem his brother as himself.; D&C 49: 19 that which cometh of the earth, is ordained for the use of man.; D&C 49: 20 not given that one man should possess that which is above another.; D&C 50: 12 when a man reasoneth he is understood of man.; D&C 59: 18 all things... are made for the benefit and the use of man.; D&C 59: 21 in nothing doth man offend God... save those who confess not his hand.; D&C 63: 11 without faith no man pleaseth God.; D&C 63: 33 fear shall come upon every man.; D&C 67: 11 no man has seen God... except quickened.; D&C 67: 12 Neither can any natural man abide the presence of God.; D&C 70: 9 this is what the Lord requires of every man.; D&C 75: 28 every man... to provide for his own family.; D&C 76: 61 let no man glory in man.; D&C 84: 16 father Adam, who was the first man.; D&C 84: 22 without this no man can see the face of God.; D&C 84: 109 let every man stand in his own office.; D&C 89: 8 tobacco... is not good for man.; D&C 89: 10 God hath ordained for the... use of man.; D&C 93: 33 man is spirit.; D&C 121: 33 As well might man stretch forth his puny arm.; D&C 121: 37 exercise... compulsion upon the souls of the children of men.; D&C 129: 6 If he be the spirit of a just man made perfect he will come in his glory.; D&C 130: 1 Savior shall appear... see that he is a man.; D&C 132: 15 if a man marry him a wife in the world.; Moses 1: 5 no man can behold all my works, except.; Moses 1: 10 I know that man is nothing.; Moses 1: 39 to bring to pass the immortality and eternal life of man.; Moses 3: 7 man became a living soul.; Moses 6: 57 (Moses 7: 35)Man of Holiness is his name.; A of F 5 We believe that a man must be called of God.

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Man of God

(see also Man)

Deut. 33: 1 Moses the man of God blessed the children of Israel.; 1 Sam. 2: 27 came a man of God unto Eli.; 1 Kgs. 13: 1 came a man of God out of Judah.; 1 Kgs. 17: 24 by this I know that thou art a man of God.; 2 Kgs. 1: 10 If I be a man of God, then let fire come down.; 2 Kgs. 4: 9 I perceive that this is an holy man of God.; Ezra 3: 2 written in the law of Moses the man of God.; 1 Tim. 6: 11 thou, O man of God, flee these things.; 2 Tim. 3: 17 That the man of God may be perfect.; Alma 10: 7 thou shalt feed a prophet... a chosen man of God.; Hel. 11: 8 Behold, we know thou art a man of God.

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Man, a Spirit Child of Heavenly Father

(see also Man, Antemortal Existence of; Spirit Body; Worth of Souls )

Num. 16: 22 God of the spirits of all flesh.; Deut. 14: 1 Ye are the children of the Lord your God.; Job 32: 8 there is a spirit in man.; Job 33: 4 breath of the Almighty hath given me life.; Ps. 82: 6 Ye are gods... children of the most High.; Eccl. 12: 7 the spirit shall return unto God who gave it.; Isa. 42: 5 he that giveth breath... and spirit to them that walk.; Hosea 1: 10 Ye are the sons of the living God.; Mal. 2: 10 Have we not all one father.; Matt. 5: 48 (3 Ne. 12: 40) Be ye therefore perfect, even as your Father.; Matt. 6: 9 (3 Ne. 13: 9) Our Father which art in heaven.; Acts 17: 29 we are the offspring of God.; Rom. 8: 16 Spirit itself beareth witness... we are the children of God.; Eph. 4: 6 One God and Father of all.; Heb. 12: 9 be in subjection unto the Father of spirits.; 1 Ne. 17: 36 he hath created his children.; Alma 40: 11 spirits... taken home to that God who gave them life.; D&C 46: 26 from God, for the benefit of the children of God.; D&C 76: 24 inhabitants thereof are begotten sons and daughters of God.; D&C 77: 2 spirit of man in the likeness of his person.; D&C 84: 83 your Father, who is in heaven, knoweth.; D&C 88: 15 spirit and the body are the soul of man.; D&C 88: 75 I may testify unto your Father, and your God.; D&C 93: 33 man is spirit.; Moses 3: 5 God, had created all the children of men.; Moses 6: 51 I made the world, and men before they were in the flesh.; Abr. 3: 22 intelligences that were organized before the world.

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Man, Antemortal Existence of

(see also Council in Heaven; Foreordination; Man, a Spirit Child of Heavenly Father; Spirit Creation )

Num. 16: 22(Num. 27: 16) God of the spirits of all flesh.; Job 38: 7 all the sons of God shouted for joy.; Eccl. 12: 7 the spirit shall return unto God who gave it.; Jer. 1: 5 Before I formed thee in the belly I knew thee.; Zech. 12: 1 Lord... formeth the spirit of man within him.; John 9: 2 who did sin, this man, or his parents, that he was born blind.; Acts 17: 28 poets have said, For we are also his offspring.; Rom. 8: 29 For whom he did foreknow, he also did predestinate.; Eph. 1: 4 chosen us in him before the foundation of the world.; Heb. 12: 9 subjection unto the Father of spirits.; Jude 1: 6 angels which kept not their first estate.; Rev. 12: 7 Michael and his angels fought against the dragon.; Alma 13: 3 called and prepared from the foundation of the world.; Hel. 14: 17 bringeth mankind... back into the presence of the Lord.; D&C 29: 36 third part of the hosts of heaven turned he away.; D&C 38: 1 seraphic hosts of heaven, before the world was made.; D&C 49: 17 man, according to his creation before the world.; D&C 93: 29 Man was also in the beginning with God.; D&C 138: 53 choice spirits who were reserved to come forth.; D&C 138: 56 before they were born... received their first lessons.; Moses 3: 5 in heaven created I them, and there was not yet flesh upon the earth.; Moses 6: 36 he beheld the spirits that God had created.; Abr. 3: 22 intelligences that were organized before the world was.; Abr. 3: 23 he stood among those that were spirits.; Abr. 5: 7 took his spirit... and put it into him.

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Man, Natural, Not Spiritually Reborn

(see also Carnal Mind; Fall of Man; Sensuality )

Gen. 2: 17(Moses 3: 17) in the day that thou eatest thereof thou shalt surely die.; Jonah 4: 11 persons that cannot discern between their right hand.; Luke 16: 15 that which is highly esteemed among men is abomination.; John 3: 7 I said unto thee, Ye must be born again.; Rom. 3: 10 There is none righteous, no, not one.; Rom. 3: 23 all have sinned, and come short of the glory.; Rom. 5: 12 death passed upon all men, for that all have sinned.; Rom. 7: 18 in me (that is, in my flesh,) dwelleth no good thing.; Rom. 8: 6 to be carnally minded is death.; 1 Cor. 1: 26 many wise men after the flesh.; 1 Cor. 2: 14 natural man receiveth not the things of the Spirit.; 1 Cor. 3: 3 For ye are yet carnal.; Gal. 4: 29 he that was born after the flesh persecuted him.; Eph. 2: 3 by nature the children of wrath.; 2 Pet. 1: 4 corruption that is in the world through lust.; Mosiah 3: 19 natural man is an enemy to God.; Mosiah 16: 3 (Alma 42: 10; D&C 20: 20; Moses 5: 13; Moses 6: 49 ) all mankind becoming carnal, sensual, devilish.; Mosiah 16: 5 he that persists in his own carnal nature.; Mosiah 27: 25 born of God, changed from their carnal and fallen state.; Alma 26: 21 what natural man is there that knoweth these things.; Alma 36: 4 know... not of the carnal mind but of God.; Alma 38: 6 if I had not been born of God I should not have known.; Alma 41: 11 all men that are in a state of nature.; D&C 29: 41 transgression, wherein he became spiritually dead.; D&C 67: 12 Neither can any natural man abide the presence of God.; D&C 121: 39 it is the nature and disposition of almost all men.; Moses 6: 55 when they begin to grow up, sin conceiveth in their heart.

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Man, New, Spiritually Reborn

(see also Conversion; Holy Ghost, Baptism of; Sanctification )

1 Sam. 10: 9 God gave him another heart.; Jer. 24: 7 (Jer. 32: 39) I will give them an heart to know me.; Ezek. 11: 19 I will put a new spirit within you.; Ezek. 18: 31 (Ezek. 36: 26) make you a new heart and a new spirit.; John 3: 3 Except a man be born again, he cannot see the kingdom.; Rom. 6: 4 we also should walk in newness of life.; Rom. 12: 2 be ye transformed by the renewing of your mind.; 2 Cor. 5: 17 if any man be in Christ, he is a new creature.; Eph. 2: 15 to make in himself of twain one new man.; Eph. 4: 24 (Col. 3: 10) that ye put on the new man.; 1 Pet. 1: 3 hath begotten us again unto a lively hope.; 1 Jn. 2: 29 every one that doeth righteousness is born of him.; 1 Jn. 3: 9 Whosoever is born of God doth not commit sin.; 1 Jn. 4: 7 every one that loveth is born of God.; 1 Jn. 5: 18 whosoever is born of God sinneth not.; Enos 1: 8 thy faith hath made thee whole.; Mosiah 3: 19 putteth off the natural man and becometh a saint.; Mosiah 4: 13 ye will not have a mind to injure one another.; Mosiah 5: 2 we have no more disposition to do evil, but to do good.; Mosiah 5: 7 ye are born of him and have become his sons.; Mosiah 27: 25 all mankind... must be born again, yea, born of God.; Alma 5: 14 (Alma 5: 7-14, 26-28) have ye spiritually been born of God.; Alma 5: 49 (Alma 7: 14) they must repent and be born again.; Alma 19: 33 their hearts had been changed.; Alma 22: 15 what shall I do that I may be born of God.; Alma 36: 23 I had been born of God.; Alma 38: 6 if I had not been born of God I should not have known.; D&C 5: 16 they shall be born of me, even of water and of the Spirit.; D&C 50: 28 possessor of all things except he be purified.; Moses 6: 59 ye must be born again into the kingdom of heaven.; Moses 6: 65 he was born of the Spirit, and became quickened.

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Man, Physical Creation of

(see also Breath of Life)

Gen. 1: 26(Alma 22: 12; Ether 3: 15; D&C 20: 18; Moses 2: 26; Abr. 4: 26-27 ) God said, Let us make man in our image.; Gen. 2: 7 (D&C 77: 12; Moses 3: 7 ) Lord God formed man of the dust of the ground.; Gen. 2: 22 (Abr. 5: 17) the rib... taken from man, made he a woman.; Gen. 3: 19 out of it wast thou taken: for dust thou art.; Gen. 5: 1 in the likeness of God made he him.; Job 4: 19 them that dwell in houses of clay, whose foundation is in the dust.; Job 34: 15 man shall turn again unto dust.; Eccl. 12: 7 dust return to the earth as it was.; Isa. 43: 7 I have created him for my glory I have formed him.; Isa. 45: 12 made the earth, and created man upon it.; Mal. 2: 10 hath not one God created us.; Matt. 19: 4 he which made them at the beginning made them male and female.; Luke 3: 38 (Moses 6: 22) son of Adam, which was the son of God.; Philip. 2: 6 Who, being in the form of God.; Col. 3: 10 after the image of him that created him.; 1 Tim. 2: 13 Adam was first formed, then Eve.; 1 Ne. 2: 12 that God who had created them.; 1 Ne. 17: 36 he hath created his children.; 2 Ne. 2: 15 after he had created our first parents.; 2 Ne. 29: 7 (Alma 1: 4) God, have created all men.; Jacob 4: 9 by the power of his word man came.; Mosiah 2: 25 (Morm. 9: 17) ye were created of the dust of the earth.; Mosiah 4: 21 God, who has created you.; Mosiah 7: 27 man was created after the image of God.; Alma 18: 32 by his hand were they all created.; 4 Ne. 1: 16 all the people who had been created by the hand of God.; Morm. 5: 2 without calling upon that Being who created them.; D&C 93: 10 men were made by him.; D&C 107: 43 his likeness was the express likeness of his father.; Moses 3: 5 God, had created all the children of men... in heaven created I them.; Moses 6: 9 In the image of his own body, male and female created he them.

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Man, Potential to Become like Heavenly Father

(see also Father; Immortality; Perfection )

Gen. 1: 26(Moses 2: 26) let them have dominion.; Gen. 3: 22 (Moses 4: 28)man is become as one of us.; Lev. 19: 2 (1 Pet. 1: 16) be holy: for I... am holy.; Ps. 8: 5 thou hast made him a little lower than the angels.; Ps. 8: 6 madest him to have dominion over the works of thy hands.; Ps. 82: 6 ye are gods, and all of you are children of the most High.; Matt. 5: 48 (3 Ne. 12: 48) Be ye therefore perfect, even as your Father.; Luke 24: 39 spirit hath not flesh and bones, as ye see me have.; John 10: 34 (Ps. 82: 1-8; D&C 76: 58 ) Is it not written in your law... Ye are gods.; Acts 17: 29 we are the offspring of God.; Rom. 8: 17 heirs of God, and joint-heirs with Christ.; 2 Cor. 3: 18 changed into the same image from glory to glory.; Gal. 4: 7 if a son, then an heir of God through Christ.; Eph. 4: 13 Till we all come... unto a perfect man.; Heb. 12: 9 be in subjection unto the Father of spirits, and live.; 1 Jn. 3: 2 when he shall appear, we shall be like him.; Rev. 3: 21 him that overcometh will... sit with me in my throne.; 2 Ne. 2: 25 men are, that they might have joy.; 3 Ne. 9: 17 to them have I given to become the sons of God.; 3 Ne. 27: 27 what manner of men ought ye to be... even as I am.; 3 Ne. 28: 10 your joy shall be full... shall be even as I am.; D&C 14: 7 you shall have eternal life.; D&C 88: 29 Ye who are quickened by... celestial glory.; D&C 88: 107 saints shall... be made equal with him.; D&C 93: 20 you shall receive of his fulness, and be glorified.; D&C 93: 29 Man was also in the beginning with God.; D&C 121: 32 every man shall enter into his eternal presence.; D&C 129: 3 spirits of just men made perfect.; D&C 130: 1 he is a man like ourselves.; D&C 130: 22 Father has a body of flesh and bones.; D&C 131: 2 (D&C 131: 1-4) in order to obtain the highest, a man must enter into this order.; D&C 132: 20 (D&C 132: 1-24) shall they be gods, because they have all power.; D&C 133: 57 that men might be made partakers of the glories.; Moses 1: 39 to bring to pass the immortality and eternal life of man.; JS-H 1: 17 I saw two Personages, whose brightness and glory defy.

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Manasseh

(see BD Manasseh)

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Mandrake

Gen. 30: 14 Reuben went... and found mandrakes in the field.; Song. 7: 13 The mandrakes give a smell.

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Manger

Luke 2: 7 laid him in a manger.

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Manifest

(see also Manifestation; Show )

Mark 4: 22 nothing hid, which shall not be manifested.; John 1: 31 he should be made manifest to Israel.; John 2: 11 Jesus... manifested forth his glory.; John 3: 21 that his deeds may be made manifest.; John 9: 3 works of God should be made manifest in him.; John 14: 21 I... will manifest myself to him.; Rom. 1: 19 that which may be known of God is manifest in them.; Rom. 3: 21 righteousness of God without the law is manifested.; 1 Cor. 3: 13 Every man’s work shall be made manifest.; 1 Cor. 14: 25 secrets of his heart made manifest.; 1 Cor. 15: 27 it is manifest that he is excepted.; 2 Cor. 4: 10 life also of Jesus might be made manifest in our body.; 2 Cor. 5: 11 made manifest unto God... manifest in your consciences.; Eph. 5: 13 manifest by the light: for whatsoever doth make manifest.; Col. 1: 26 hid... but now is made manifest to his saints.; 1 Tim. 3: 16 God was manifest in the flesh.; 1 Tim. 5: 25 good works of some are manifest beforehand.; 2 Tim. 1: 10 made manifest by the appearing of our Saviour.; 1 Pet. 1: 20 was manifest in these last times for you.; 1 Jn. 1: 2 life was manifested, and we have seen it.; 1 Jn. 3: 5 ye know that he was manifested to take away our sins.; 1 Jn. 3: 10 In this the children of God are manifest.; 1 Jn. 4: 9 In this was manifested the love of God.; 1 Ne. 2: 17 things which the Lord had manifested unto me.; 1 Ne. 10: 11 make himself manifest, by the Holy Ghost.; 1 Ne. 13: 42 time cometh that he shall manifest himself unto all nations.; 1 Ne. 15: 13 many generations after the Messiah shall be manifested.; 2 Ne. 26: 13 manifesteth himself unto all those who believe.; Enos 1: 8 he shall manifest himself in the flesh.; Mosiah 8: 17 secret things be made manifest.; Alma 5: 46 Lord God hath made them manifest unto me.; Alma 37: 21 abominations, may be made manifest unto this people.; 3 Ne. 7: 22 manifest unto the people that they had been wrought upon by the Spirit of God.; 3 Ne. 26: 9 shall the greater things be made manifest.; Ether 4: 4 there never were greater things made manifest.; Moro. 10: 4 he will manifest the truth... by the power of the Holy Ghost.; D&C 18: 2 I have manifested unto you... that the things which you have written are true.; D&C 18: 18 Holy Ghost, which manifesteth all things.; D&C 21: 9 Comforter, which manifesteth that Jesus was crucified.; D&C 84: 20 in the ordinances thereof, the power of godliness is manifest.; D&C 91: 4 the Spirit manifesteth truth.; D&C 105: 36 (D&C 109: 5; D&C 110: 7 ) be manifest... by the voice of the Spirit, those that are chosen.; D&C 130: 7 all things for their glory are manifest, past, present, and future.; Moses 8: 24 Holy Ghost, that ye may have all things made manifest.

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Manifestation

(see also Manifest)

Rom. 8: 19 waiteth for the manifestation of the sons of God.; 1 Cor. 12: 7 manifestation of the Spirit is given to every man.; Alma 5: 47 spirit of prophecy... by the manifestation of the Spirit.; Ether 4: 11 him will I visit with the manifestations of my Spirit.; Moro. 10: 8 given by the manifestations of the Spirit of God.; D&C 8: 1 those parts of my scripture... spoken by the manifestation of my Spirit.; D&C 70: 13 abundance is multiplied unto them through the manifestations of the Spirit.; JS-H 1: 29 I betook myself to prayer... for a manifestation to me.

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Mankind

Lev. 18: 22 Thou shalt not lie with mankind.; 1 Tim. 1: 10 them that defile themselves with mankind.; 2 Ne. 2: 18 he sought also the misery of all mankind.; Mosiah 16: 3 all mankind becoming carnal, sensual, devilish.; Alma 12: 22 by his fall, all mankind became a lost and fallen people.; Hel. 14: 17 Christ redeemeth mankind, yea, even all mankind.; Ether 3: 14 In me shall all mankind have light.; Moses 4: 1 (Moses 5: 9) Satan... saying... I will redeem all mankind.; A of F 3 We believe that... all mankind may be saved, by obedience.

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Manna

(see also BD Manna)

Ex. 16: 15 It is manna: for they wist not what it was.; Ex. 16: 35 children of Israel did eat manna forty years.; Num. 11: 7 manna was as coriander seed.; Deut. 8: 3 suffered thee to hunger, and fed thee with manna.; Deut. 8: 16 fed thee... with manna, which thy fathers knew not.; Josh. 5: 12 manna ceased on the morrow.; Neh. 9: 20 withheldest not thy manna from their mouth.; Ps. 78: 24 rained down manna upon them to eat.; John 6: 31 Our fathers did eat manna in the desert.; Heb. 9: 4 wherein was the golden pot that had manna.; Rev. 2: 17 will I give to eat of the hidden manna.; 1 Ne. 17: 28 they were fed with manna in the wilderness.; Mosiah 7: 19 fed them with manna that they might not perish.

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Manner

Matt. 6: 9(3 Ne. 13: 9) After this manner therefore pray ye.; Acts 1: 11 shall so come in like manner as ye have seen him go.; 1 Cor. 15: 33 evil communications corrupt good manners.; 1 Thes. 1: 5 ye know what manner of men we were among you.; 2 Pet. 3: 11 (3 Ne. 27: 27) what manner of persons ought ye to be.; 1 Ne. 17: 8 construct a ship, after the manner which I shall show thee.; 2 Ne. 25: 1 they know not concerning the manner of prophesying among the Jews.; Alma 11: 4 they did not reckon after the manner of the Jews.; D&C 1: 24 commandments... given unto my servants... after the manner of their language.; Abr. 1: 25 first government of Egypt... was after the manner of the government of Ham.; Abr. 3: 4 Kolob was after the manner of the Lord.

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Mansion

John 14: 2(D&C 98: 18) In my Father’s house are many mansions.; Enos 1: 27 place prepared for you in the mansions of my Father.; Ether 12: 32 (Ether 12: 34, 37) thou hast prepared a house for man... among the mansions of thy Father.; D&C 59: 2 receive a crown in the mansions of my Father, which I have prepared.; D&C 76: 111 (D&C 106: 8; D&C 135: 5 ) every man shall receive... his own dominion, in the mansions which are prepared.

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Mantle

Judg. 4: 18 she covered him with a mantle.; 1 Sam. 28: 14 An old man cometh... covered with a mantle.; 1 Kgs. 19: 19 passed by him, and cast his mantle upon him.; 2 Kgs. 2: 13 took up also the mantle of Elijah.; D&C 88: 125 clothe yourselves with... charity, as with a mantle.

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Mark

(see also Curse; BD Mark )

Gen. 4: 15(Moses 5: 40) Lord set a mark upon Cain.; Ps. 37: 37 Mark the perfect man.; Ezek. 9: 4 set a mark upon the foreheads of the men.; Rom. 16: 17 mark them which cause divisions.; Gal. 6: 17 I bear in my body the marks of the Lord.; Philip. 3: 14 I press toward the mark for the prize.; Rev. 13: 16 to receive a mark in their right hand.; Rev. 14: 9 (Rev. 20: 4) receive his mark in his forehead.; Jacob 4: 14 which blindness came by looking beyond the mark.; Alma 3: 4 Amlicites had marked themselves with red.; Alma 3: 7 Lord God set a mark upon them.

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Marriage, Celestial

(see also Covenants; Family; Family, Children, Responsibilities toward; Family, Eternal; Marriage )

Gen. 2: 24(Gen. 2: 18; Matt. 19: 5; Moses 3: 24; Abr. 5: 18 ) cleave unto his wife, and they shall be one flesh.; Eccl. 3: 14 whatsoever God doeth, it shall be for ever.; Matt. 16: 19 (Matt. 18: 18) whatsoever thou shalt bind on earth shall be bound in heaven.; Mark 10: 9 What therefore God hath joined together, let not man put asunder.; 1 Cor. 11: 11 neither is the man without the woman... in the Lord.; Eph. 5: 31 a man... shall be joined unto his wife... be one flesh.; 1 Pet. 3: 7 heirs together of the grace of life.; Hel. 10: 7 whatsoever ye shall seal on earth shall be sealed in heaven.; D&C 131: 2 new and everlasting covenant of marriage.; D&C 132: 19 (D&C 132: 1-66) shall be of full force when they are out of the world.

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Marriage, Continuing Courtship in

Matt. 7: 12(3 Ne. 14: 12) whatsoever ye would that men should do to you, do ye.; 1 Cor. 7: 3 husband render unto the wife due benevolence.; 1 Cor. 11: 11 neither is the man without the woman... in the Lord.; Eph. 5: 22 Wives, submit yourselves unto your own husbands.; Eph. 5: 25 (Col. 3: 19) Husbands, love your wives.; 1 Pet. 3: 7 giving honour unto the wife.; Jacob 3: 7 their husbands love their wives.; D&C 25: 14 Let thy soul delight in thy husband.; D&C 42: 22 Thou shalt love thy wife with all thy heart.; D&C 42: 45 Thou shalt live together in love.; D&C 130: 2 same sociality which exists among us here.

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Marriage, Fatherhood

(see also Children; Family, Children, Responsibilities toward; Marriage, Husbands )

Gen. 1: 28(Gen. 9: 1, 7; Moses 2: 28 ) Be fruitful, and multiply, and replenish the earth.; Gen. 2: 24 (Moses 3: 24; Abr. 5: 18 ) shall a man leave his father and his mother.; Ex. 20: 5 visiting the iniquity of the fathers upon the children.; Deut. 24: 16 fathers shall not be put to death for the children.; Deut. 25: 5 perform the duty of an husband’s brother unto her.; Ps. 44: 1 our fathers have told us, what work thou didst.; Prov. 3: 12 even as a father the son in whom he delighteth.; Prov. 10: 1 wise son maketh a glad father.; Prov. 11: 29 He that troubleth his own house shall inherit the wind.; Prov. 17: 6 Children’s children are the crown of old men.; Prov. 19: 13 foolish son is the calamity of his father.; Prov. 22: 6 Train up a child in the way he should go.; Lam. 5: 7 Our fathers have sinned.; Mal. 4: 6 (3 Ne. 25: 6; D&C 2: 2 ) turn the heart of the fathers to the children.; Eph. 6: 4 fathers, provoke not your children to wrath.; 1 Tim. 3: 4 One that ruleth well his own house.; Heb. 12: 9 fathers of our flesh which corrected us.; 1 Ne. 1: 1 taught somewhat in all the learning of my father.; Mosiah 4: 14 not suffer your children that they go hungry.; D&C 29: 48 great things may be required... of their fathers.; D&C 68: 25 inasmuch as parents have children in Zion.; D&C 75: 28 every man who is obliged to provide for his own family.; D&C 93: 40 bring up your children in light and truth.; D&C 93: 43 set in order your own house.; D&C 131: 4 end of his kingdom, he cannot have an increase.; D&C 132: 20 shall they be gods, because they have all power.; Moses 5: 12 made all things known unto their sons.; JS-H 1: 39 promises made to the fathers.

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Marriage, Husbands

(see also Family; Family, Love within; Family, Patriarchal; Marriage; Marriage, Continuing Courtship in; Marriage, Wives )

Gen. 2: 24(Mark 10: 7; Moses 3: 24; Abr. 5: 18 ) shall a man leave his father and his mother.; Gen. 3: 6 took of the fruit... and gave also unto her husband.; Gen. 3: 16 (Moses 4: 22) thy desire shall be to thy husband.; Gen. 25: 21 Isaac intreated the Lord for his wife.; Ex. 4: 25 a bloody husband art thou.; Ex. 20: 17 (D&C 19: 25) Thou shalt not covet thy neighbour’s wife.; Deut. 24: 5 man hath taken a new wife... shall cheer up his wife.; Deut. 25: 5 husband’s brother... perform the duty of an husband’s brother.; Prov. 5: 18 rejoice with the wife of thy youth.; Prov. 12: 4 virtuous woman is a crown to her husband.; Prov. 31: 11 heart of her husband doth safely trust in her.; Eccl. 9: 9 Live joyfully with the wife whom thou lovest.; Isa. 54: 5 thy Maker is thine husband.; Ezek. 16: 32 taketh strangers instead of her husband.; Mal. 2: 15 let none deal treacherously against the wife of his youth.; Matt. 1: 16 Jacob begat Joseph the husband of Mary.; John 4: 16 Jesus saith... call thy husband.; Rom. 7: 2 bound by the law to her husband... but if the husband be dead.; 1 Cor. 7: 2 let every woman have her own husband.; 1 Cor. 7: 3 husband render unto the wife due benevolence.; 1 Cor. 7: 13 woman which hath an husband that believeth not.; 1 Cor. 7: 14 unbelieving husband is sanctified by the wife.; 1 Cor. 7: 34 how she may please her husband.; 1 Cor. 11: 3 head of the woman is the man.; 1 Cor. 11: 11 neither is the man without the woman... in the Lord.; Eph. 5: 22 (Col. 3: 18) Wives, submit yourselves unto your own husbands.; Eph. 5: 23 husband is the head of the wife, even as Christ.; Eph. 5: 25 (Col. 3: 19)Husbands, love your wives.; Eph. 5: 33 wife see that she reverence her husband.; 1 Tim. 3: 2 (Titus 1: 6) bishop... the husband of one wife.; Titus 2: 4 teach the young women... to love their husbands.; Titus 2: 5 obedient to their own husbands.; 1 Pet. 3: 1 wives, be in subjection to your own husbands.; 1 Pet. 3: 7 husbands, dwell with them according to knowledge.; Rev. 21: 2 prepared as a bride adorned for her husband.; Jacob 2: 27 shall not any man among you have save it be one wife.; Jacob 2: 31 mourning... because of the wickedness... of their husbands.; Jacob 2: 35 broken the hearts of your tender wives.; Jacob 3: 7 their husbands love their wives.; D&C 25: 9 thy husband shall support thee in the church.; D&C 25: 14 Let thy soul delight in thy husband.; D&C 42: 22 Thou shalt love thy wife with all thy heart.; D&C 49: 16 lawful that he should have one wife.; D&C 83: 2 Women have claim on their husbands.; D&C 132: 15 if a man marry him a wife in the world.

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Marriage, Interfaith

(see also Separation)

Gen. 21: 21 took him a wife out of the land of Egypt.; Gen. 24: 3 not take a wife... of the daughters of the Canaanites.; Gen. 26: 34 Esau... took to wife Judith the daughter of... the Hittite.; Gen. 27: 46 I am weary of my life because of the daughters of Heth.; Gen. 28: 9 Esau... took... the sister of Nebajoth, to be his wife.; Ex. 34: 16 thy sons, and their daughters go a whoring.; Deut. 7: 3 neither shalt thou make marriages with them.; Josh. 23: 12 remnant of these nations... make marriages with them.; Judg. 3: 6 gave their daughters to their sons, and served their gods.; Judg. 14: 3 a wife of the uncircumcised Philistines.; 1 Kgs. 11: 4 his wives turned away his heart after other gods.; Ezra 9: 2 they have taken of their daughters for themselves.; Ezra 10: 10 transgressed, and have taken strange wives.; Neh. 10: 30 not give our daughters unto the people.; Neh. 13: 25 not give your daughters unto their sons.; Mal. 2: 11 hath married the daughter of a strange God.; 2 Cor. 6: 14 Be ye not unequally yoked together with unbelievers.; 2 Ne. 5: 21 that they might not be enticing unto my people.; 2 Ne. 5: 23 seed of him that mixeth with their seed.; Mosiah 25: 12 taken to wife the daughters of the Lamanites.; Alma 3: 8 that they might not mix and believe in incorrect traditions.; Alma 5: 57 come ye out from the wicked, and be ye separate.; D&C 74: 5 believer should not be united to an unbeliever.; Moses 8: 14 sons of men... took them wives, even as they chose.

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Marriage, Marry

(see also Marriage, Celestial; Marriage, Continuing Courtship in; Marriage, Fatherhood; Marriage, Husbands; Marriage, Interfaith; Marriage, Motherhood; Marriage, Plural; Marriage, Temporal; Marriage, Wives; BD Marriage )

Gen. 2: 24(Matt. 19: 5; Moses 3: 24; Abr. 5: 18 )cleave unto his wife: and they shall be one flesh.; Gen. 6: 2 took them wives of all which they chose.; Mal. 2: 14 Lord hath been witness between thee and the wife of thy youth.; Matt. 5: 32 (3 Ne. 12: 32)marry her that is divorced committeth adultery.; Matt. 19: 6 (Mark 10: 9) What therefore God hath joined together, let not man put asunder.; Matt. 22: 2 certain king, which made a marriage for his son.; Matt. 22: 30 (Mark 12: 25; D&C 132: 16 ) in the resurrection they neither marry, nor are given in marriage.; Matt. 24: 38 (JS-M 1: 42)marrying and giving in marriage, until the day that Noe entered into the ark.; Matt. 25: 10 that were ready went in with him to the marriage.; Mark 10: 11 shall put away his wife, and marry another.; Luke 20: 34 children of this world marry, and are given in marriage.; John 2: 1 third day there was a marriage in Cana.; Rom. 7: 2 woman which hath an husband is bound by the law.; 1 Cor. 6: 16 two, saith he, shall be one flesh.; 1 Cor. 7: 2 let every man have his own wife, and every woman have her own husband.; 1 Cor. 7: 9 marry: it is better to marry than to burn.; 1 Cor. 7: 33 he that is married careth for the things... of the world.; 1 Tim. 4: 3 Forbidding to marry.; 1 Tim. 5: 14 I will... that the younger women marry.; Heb. 13: 4 Marriage is honourable in all.; Rev. 19: 7 marriage of the Lamb is come.; 1 Ne. 7: 1 his sons should take daughters to wife.; 1 Ne. 16: 7 Nephi, took one of the daughters of Ishmael to wife.; Jacob 2: 27 not... have save it be one wife.; Jacob 3: 7 husbands love their wives, and their wives love their husbands.; 4 Ne. 1: 11 they were married, and given in marriage.; D&C 42: 22 Thou shalt love thy wife with all thy heart.; D&C 49: 15 marriage is ordained of God.; D&C 58: 11 blind, and the deaf, come into the marriage of the Lamb.; D&C 74: 1 unbelieving husband is sanctified by the wife.; Moses 8: 14 took them wives, even as they chose.

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Marriage, Motherhood

(see also Birth Control; Family, Children, Responsibilities toward; Woman )

Gen. 1: 28(Moses 2: 28; Abr. 4: 28 )multiply, and replenish the earth.; Gen. 3: 16 Unto the woman he said... bring forth children.; Gen. 3: 20 (Moses 4: 26) Eve... the mother of all living.; Gen. 17: 16 she shall be a mother of nations.; Ex. 20: 12 (1 Ne. 17: 55) Honour thy father and thy mother.; Judg. 5: 7 I arose a mother in Israel.; 1 Sam. 1: 20 she bare a son... Samuel.; 1 Sam. 1: 27 For this child I prayed, and the Lord hath given me.; 1 Sam. 2: 19 mother made him a little coat.; 2 Kgs. 4: 17 woman conceived, and bare a son.; Ps. 113: 9 be a joyful mother of children.; Prov. 10: 1 foolish son is the heaviness of his mother.; Prov. 15: 20 foolish man despiseth his mother.; Prov. 29: 15 child left to himself bringeth his mother to shame.; Isa. 66: 13 As one whom his mother comforteth.; Matt. 12: 49 Behold my mother and my brethren.; John 16: 21 woman when she is in travail hath sorrow.; John 19: 25 by the cross of Jesus his mother.; 1 Tim. 2: 15 she shall be saved in childbearing.; 1 Ne. 11: 18 mother of the Son of God.; 1 Ne. 18: 19 grieved because of the afflictions of their mother.; 2 Ne. 2: 23 they would have had no children.; Alma 56: 47 they had been taught by their mothers.; Alma 57: 21 words... their mothers had taught them.

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Marriage, Plural

(see also Apostasy of Individuals)

Jacob 2: 27 not any man... have save it be one wife.; Jacob 2: 30 if I will... raise up seed unto me I will command.; D&C 132: 37 Abraham... Isaac... Jacob did... that which they were commanded.; D&C 132: 38 in nothing did they sin save in those things which they received not of me.

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Marriage, Temporal

(see also Marriage, Interfaith)

Gen. 6: 2 took them wives of all which they chose.; Matt. 22: 30 (Luke 20: 34) in the resurrection they neither marry, nor are given.; 1 Cor. 7: 39 wife is bound by the law as long as her husband liveth.; 1 Tim. 4: 3 Forbidding to marry.; Heb. 13: 4 Marriage is honourable in all.; D&C 132: 15 covenant and marriage are not of force when they are dead.

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Marriage, Wives [Wife]

(see also Marriage, Interfaith; Woman )

Gen. 2: 18(Moses 3: 18; Abr. 5: 14 ) I will make him an help meet for him.; Gen. 2: 24 (Matt. 19: 5; Mark 10: 7; Eph. 5: 31; Moses 3: 24; Abr. 5: 18 ) shall cleave unto his wife.; Gen. 3: 16 (Moses 4: 22) thy desire shall be to thy husband, and he shall rule over thee.; Gen. 3: 17 (Moses 4: 23) thou hast hearkened unto the voice of thy wife.; Gen. 6: 2 (Moses 8: 14) took them wives of all which they chose.; Gen. 24: 4 take a wife unto my son Isaac.; Gen. 25: 21 Isaac intreated the Lord for his wife.; Gen. 26: 9 of a surety she is thy wife.; Gen. 28: 1 Thou shalt not take a wife of the daughters of Canaan.; Ex. 20: 17 (Mosiah 13: 24; D&C 19: 25 ) shalt not covet thy neighbour’s wife.; Ex. 22: 16 (Deut. 22: 29) surely endow her to be his wife.; Num. 5: 12 If any man’s wife go aside, and commit a trespass.; Deut. 17: 17 Neither shall he multiply wives to himself.; Deut. 24: 1 When a man hath taken a wife... found some uncleanness in her... a bill of divorcement.; Deut. 24: 5 man hath taken a new wife, he shall not go out to war.; Judg. 21: 7 we will not give them of our daughters to wives.; Ruth 4: 13 Boaz took Ruth, and she was his wife.; 1 Sam. 25: 39 communed with Abigail, to take... to wife.; 1 Sam. 30: 5 David’s two wives were taken captives.; 2 Sam. 12: 9 taken his wife to be thy wife.; 1 Kgs. 11: 3 he had seven hundred wives, princesses.; Ezra 10: 2 (Ezra 10: 10) We have trespassed... have taken strange wives.; Neh. 4: 14 fight for... your wives.; Esth. 1: 20 wives shall give to their husbands honour.; Ps. 128: 3 Thy wife shall be as a fruitful vine.; Prov. 5: 18 rejoice with the wife of thy youth.; Prov. 6: 29 in to his neighbour’s wife... shall not be innocent.; Prov. 12: 4 (Prov. 31: 10) virtuous woman is a crown to her husband.; Prov. 18: 22 Whoso findeth a wife findeth a good thing.; Prov. 19: 14 prudent wife is from the Lord.; Eccl. 9: 9 Live joyfully with the wife whom thou lovest.; Jer. 3: 1 If a man put away his wife, and she... become another man’s.; Jer. 3: 20 as a wife treacherously departeth from her husband.; Jer. 44: 9 Have ye forgotten... the wickedness of their wives.; Hosea 1: 2 Go, take unto thee a wife of whoredoms.; Hosea 12: 12 served for a wife, and for a wife he kept sheep.; Mal. 2: 15 treacherously against the wife of his youth.; Matt. 5: 31 (Mark 10: 11; Luke 16: 18 ) Whosoever shall put away his wife.; Matt. 19: 3 (Mark 10: 2) Is it lawful for a man to put away his wife.; Matt. 19: 8 Moses... suffered you to put away your wives.; Matt. 22: 25 (Mark 12: 20; Luke 20: 29 ) married a wife, deceased.; Luke 14: 20 I have married a wife... I cannot come.; Luke 17: 32 Remember Lot’s wife.; Rom. 7: 2 (1 Cor. 7: 39)woman which hath an husband is bound.; 1 Cor. 7: 2 let every man have his own wife.; 1 Cor. 7: 3 husband render unto the wife due benevolence.; 1 Cor. 7: 14 unbelieving husband is sanctified by the wife.; 1 Cor. 7: 27 Art thou loosed from a wife? seek not a wife.; 1 Cor. 9: 5 Have we not power to lead about a... wife.; 1 Cor. 11: 3 head of the woman is the man.; 1 Cor. 11: 11 neither the woman without the man, in the Lord.; Eph. 5: 22 (Col. 3: 18)Wives, submit yourselves unto your own husbands.; Eph. 5: 23 husband is the head of the wife, even as Christ.; Eph. 5: 25 Husbands, love your wives.; Eph. 5: 28 He that loveth his wife loveth himself.; Eph. 5: 33 wife see that she reverence her husband.; 1 Tim. 3: 2 bishop then must be blameless, the husband of one wife.; 1 Tim. 3: 11 wives be grave, not slanderers.; 1 Tim. 5: 9 Let not a widow be taken into the number under threescore years old, having been the wife of one man.; 1 Tim. 5: 14 I will therefore that the younger women marry.; Titus 2: 4 teach the young women to be sober, to love their husbands.; 1 Pet. 3: 1 ye wives, be in subjection to your own husbands.; 1 Pet. 3: 7 giving honour unto the wife, as unto the weaker vessel.; Rev. 19: 7 is come, and his wife hath made herself ready.; Rev. 21: 9 I will shew thee the bride, the Lamb’s wife.; 1 Ne. 7: 1 his sons should take daughters to wife.; 1 Ne. 16: 7 Nephi, took one of the daughters of Ishmael to wife.; 1 Ne. 18: 19 my wife with her tears and prayers.; Jacob 2: 27 (Jacob 2: 24-30) have save it be one wife.; Jacob 2: 35 have broken the hearts of your tender wives.; Jacob 3: 7 (Jacob 3: 5-7) their wives love their husbands.; Alma 44: 5 sacred support which we owe to our wives.; Alma 46: 12 In memory of our... wives, and our children.; Alma 48: 10 (Alma 48: 10-11) preparing to support their liberty... their wives.; 3 Ne. 18: 21 Pray... that your wives and your children may be blessed.; D&C 25: 5 (D&C 25: 13-15) thy calling shall be for a comfort unto... thy husband.; D&C 42: 22 Thou shalt love thy wife with all thy heart.; D&C 49: 16 it is lawful that he should have one wife.; D&C 132: 19 if a man marry a wife by my word.; Moses 5: 28 Cain took one of his brothers’ daughters to wife.

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Marrow

Prov. 3: 8(D&C 89: 18) health to thy navel, and marrow to thy bones.; Heb. 4: 12 (D&C 6: 2; D&C 11: 2; D&C 33: 1 ) word of God... dividing asunder of soul and spirit, and of the joints and marrow.

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Martha

(see BD Martha)

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Martyrdom

(see also Testimony)

Gen. 4: 8(Moses 5: 32) rose up against Abel his brother, and slew him.; 1 Kgs. 18: 13 Jezebel slew the prophets of the Lord.; 2 Chr. 24: 21 conspired against him, and stoned him.; Isa. 53: 12 (Mosiah 4: 12) he hath poured out his soul unto death.; Matt. 10: 39 loseth his life for my sake shall find it.; Matt. 20: 19 deliver him to the Gentiles... to crucify him.; Matt. 23: 31 children of them which killed the prophets.; Matt. 23: 35 all the righteous blood shed upon the earth.; Matt. 24: 9 deliver you up... and shall kill you.; Matt. 26: 2 Son of man is betrayed to be crucified.; Mark 6: 25 give me... the head of John the Baptist.; Mark 8: 35 whosoever shall lose his life for my sake.; Luke 11: 50 blood of all the prophets, which was shed.; John 10: 15 I lay down my life for the sheep.; John 15: 13 a man lay down his life for his friends.; Acts 7: 59 they stoned Stephen.; Acts 12: 2 killed James the brother of John.; Acts 22: 20 blood of thy martyr Stephen was shed.; Acts 26: 10 when they were put to death, I gave my voice.; Rom. 11: 3 they have killed thy prophets.; 2 Cor. 4: 11 delivered unto death for Jesus’ sake.; 1 Thes. 2: 15 killed the Lord Jesus, and their own prophets.; Heb. 9: 16 where a testament is... death of the testator.; Heb. 11: 37 They were stoned, they were sawn asunder.; Rev. 2: 10 be thou faithful unto death.; Rev. 2: 13 Antipas was my faithful martyr.; Rev. 6: 9 them that were slain for the word of God.; Rev. 11: 7 beast... shall overcome them, and kill them.; Rev. 12: 11 they loved not their lives unto the death.; Rev. 16: 6 shed the blood of saints and prophets.; Rev. 17: 6 blood of the martyrs of Jesus.; Mosiah 17: 20 Abinadi... sealed the truth of his words by his death.; Alma 14: 11 blood of the innocent shall stand as a witness.; Alma 25: 7 put to death... those that believed.; Alma 48: 24 not suffer... wives and their children should be massacred.; Hel. 13: 24 ye do cast out the prophets... do slay them.; 3 Ne. 10: 15 were slain because they testified.; D&C 98: 13 layeth down his life in my cause.; D&C 101: 15 have given their lives for my name.; D&C 109: 49 their blood come up in testimony.; D&C 135: 6 names will be classed among the martyrs of religion.; D&C 136: 39 seal his testimony with his blood.; D&C 138: 40 Abel, the first martyr, was there.

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Marvel

(see also Wonder)

Ex. 34: 10 before all thy people I will do marvels.; Eccl. 5: 8 seest the oppression... marvel not at the matter.; Matt. 8: 10 When Jesus heard it, he marvelled.; Matt. 9: 8 they marvelled, and glorified God.; Matt. 27: 14 (Mark 15: 5) that the governor marvelled greatly.; Mark 5: 20 all men did marvel.; Mark 6: 6 he marvelled because of their unbelief.; John 3: 7 Marvel not that I said... Ye must be born again.; John 7: 15 Jews marvelled, saying, How knoweth this man.; Acts 3: 12 Ye men of Israel, why marvel ye at this.; Acts 4: 13 saw the boldness of Peter and John... they marvelled.; Gal. 1: 6 I marvel that ye are so soon removed from him.; 1 Jn. 3: 13 Marvel not... if the world hate you.; Hel. 5: 49 they were bidden to go forth and marvel not.; 3 Ne. 15: 3 Marvel not that I said unto you that old things had passed away.; D&C 27: 5 marvel not, for the hour cometh that I will drink of the fruit of the vine.; Moses 1: 8 Moses... greatly marveled and wondered.

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Marvelous

(see also Wonderful)

Ps. 9: 1 O Lord... I will shew forth all thy marvellous works.; Ps. 78: 12 Marvellous things did he in the sight of their fathers.; Isa. 29: 14 (1 Ne. 14: 7; 1 Ne. 22: 8; 2 Ne. 27: 26; 2 Ne. 29: 1; 3 Ne. 21: 9 ) proceed to do a marvellous work among this people.; John 9: 30 herein is a marvellous thing.; 1 Pet. 2: 9 out of darkness into his marvellous light.; Rev. 15: 3 Great and marvellous are thy works.; Alma 19: 6 light which did light up his mind... was a marvelous light of his goodness.; D&C 4: 1 (D&C 12: 1)marvelous work is about to come forth.; D&C 18: 44 by your hands I will work a marvelous work-.; D&C 76: 114 great and marvelous are the works of the Lord.

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Mary

(see BD Mary; BD Mary Magdalene )

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Master

(see also Lord; Rabbi; Teacher )

Gen. 39: 3 his master saw that the Lord was with him.; Matt. 6: 24 (3 Ne. 13: 24) No man can serve two masters.; Matt. 9: 11 Why eateth your Master with publicans and sinners.; Matt. 10: 24 disciple is not above his master.; Matt. 17: 24 Doth not your master pay tribute.; Matt. 23: 8 one is your Master, even Christ.; Matt. 23: 10 Neither be ye called masters: for one is your Master.; Matt. 26: 18 Master saith, My time is at hand.; Mark 5: 35 (Luke 8: 49) why troublest thou the Master.; Mark 13: 35 know not when the master of the house cometh.; Luke 16: 13 No servant can serve two masters.; John 11: 28 The Master is come.; John 13: 13 Ye call me Master and Lord.; John 20: 16 Rabboni, which is to say, Master.; Eph. 6: 5 be obedient to them that are your masters.; Eph. 6: 9 ye masters... knowing that your Master also is in heaven.; Col. 3: 22 Servants, obey in all things your masters.; Col. 4: 1 knowing that ye also have a Master in heaven.; James 3: 1 be not many masters.; 1 Pet. 2: 18 be subject to your masters.; 1 Ne. 4: 21 he supposed me to be his master, Laban.; Jacob 5: 4 master of the vineyard went forth.; Mosiah 4: 14 devil, who is the master of sin.; Mosiah 5: 13 how knoweth a man the master whom he has not served.; D&C 104: 86 master will not suffer his house to be broken up.

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Materialism

(see Treasure; Worldliness )

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Matthew

(see BD Matthew)

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Matthias

(see BD Matthias)

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Maturity

(see Accountability; Dependability; Judgment; Leadership; Old Age; Prudence; Self-mastery; Strength; Trustworthiness )

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Meal

1 Kgs. 17: 12 handful of meal in a barrel.

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Mean, Meant

(see also Meaning; Means )

Gen. 50: 20 God meant it unto good.; Ex. 12: 26 What mean ye by this service.; Deut. 6: 20 What mean the testimonies, and the statutes.; Josh. 4: 6 children ask... What mean ye by these stones.; Isa. 3: 15 (2 Ne. 13: 15) What mean ye that ye beat my people to pieces.; Mark 9: 10 what the rising from the dead should mean.; Acts 10: 17 Peter doubted... what this vision... should mean.; 1 Ne. 15: 21 What meaneth the tree which he saw.; 1 Ne. 15: 23 What meaneth the rod of iron.; 1 Ne. 15: 26 What meaneth the river of water.; Alma 12: 11 this is what is meant by the chains of hell.

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Meaning

(see also Mean)

Dan. 8: 15 seen the vision, and sought for the meaning.; 1 Cor. 14: 11 I know not the meaning of the voice.; 1 Ne. 11: 17 I do not know the meaning of all things.; Alma 34: 14 this is the whole meaning of the law.; Alma 41: 12 is the meaning of the word restoration.

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Means

1 Ne. 16: 29 by small means the Lord can bring about great things.; Mosiah 28: 13 translated them by the means of those two stones.; Alma 30: 47 means of bringing many souls down to destruction.; Alma 37: 7 God doth work by means to bring about... eternal purposes.; Alma 38: 9 (Hel. 5: 9) no other way or means whereby man can be saved.; Morm. 9: 34 Lord... hath prepared means for the interpretation.; D&C 121: 46 without compulsory means it shall flow unto thee forever.

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Measure

(see also Weight)

Deut. 25: 14 shalt not have in thine house divers measures.; Ps. 39: 4 Lord, make me to know... the measure of my days.; Jer. 31: 37 saith the Lord, If heaven above can be measured.; Ezek. 40: 3 line of flax in his hand, and a measuring reed.; Matt. 7: 2 (Mark 4: 24; Luke 6: 38; 3 Ne. 14: 2 ) with what measure ye mete, it shall be measured to you.; Matt. 23: 32 Fill ye up then the measure of your fathers.; Luke 6: 38 good measure, pressed down, and shaken together.; John 3: 34 God giveth not the Spirit by measure unto him.; Rom. 12: 3 hath dealt to every man the measure of faith.; 2 Cor. 10: 12 measuring themselves by themselves... are not wise.; Eph. 4: 13 measure of the stature of the fulness of Christ.; Rev. 11: 1 measure the temple of God.; Rev. 21: 15 golden reed to measure the city.; Alma 11: 4 neither did they measure after the manner of the Jews.; Alma 40: 8 time only is measured unto men.; D&C 1: 10 measure to every man according to the measure.; D&C 49: 17 that it might be filled with the measure of man.; D&C 88: 25 it filleth the measure of its creation.; D&C 98: 24 meted out as a just measure.; Abr. 2: 9 I will bless thee above measure.

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Meat

(see also Food)

Gen. 9: 3 Every moving thing that liveth shall be meat for you.; Deut. 12: 15 thou mayest kill and eat flesh.; Deut. 14: 3 (Deut. 14: 3-21) Thou shalt not eat any abominable thing.; Ps. 78: 25 he sent them meat to the full.; Dan. 1: 8 not defile himself with... the king’s meat.; Mal. 3: 10 (3 Ne. 24: 10) that there may be meat in mine house.; Matt. 6: 25 (3 Ne. 13: 25) Is not the life more than meat.; Matt. 10: 10 workman is worthy of his meat.; Matt. 25: 35 I was an hungred, and ye gave me meat.; Luke 3: 11 he that hath meat, let him do likewise.; John 4: 34 My meat is to do the will of him that sent me.; John 6: 27 Labour not for the meat which perisheth.; John 6: 55 my flesh is meat indeed.; Acts 15: 29 abstain from meats offered to idols.; Rom. 14: 17 kingdom of God is not meat and drink.; 1 Cor. 3: 2 have fed you with milk, and not with meat.; 1 Cor. 8: 8 meat commendeth us not to God.; 1 Cor. 10: 3 did all eat the same spiritual meat.; Col. 2: 16 Let no man... judge you in meat, or in drink.; 1 Tim. 4: 3 (D&C 49: 18) commanding to abstain from meats.; Heb. 5: 12 have need of milk, and not of strong meat.; Heb. 12: 16 for one morsel of meat sold his birthright.; 1 Ne. 17: 2 we did live upon raw meat in the wilderness.; 3 Ne. 13: 25 Is not the life more than meat.; D&C 19: 22 they cannot bear meat now.; D&C 49: 21 wo be unto man... that wasteth flesh.; D&C 59: 16 fulness of the earth is yours, the beasts of the field and the fowls.; D&C 89: 12 flesh also of beasts and of the fowls... ordained for the use of man.

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Mediation

(see Jesus Christ, Atonement through; Jesus Christ, Mediator; Jesus Christ, Mission of )

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Medicine

(see also BD Medicine)

Prov. 17: 22 merry heart doeth good like a medicine.; Ezek. 47: 12 leaf thereof for medicine.

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Meditation, Meditate

(see also Consider; Ponder; Prayer; Scriptures, Study of; Think )

Gen. 24: 63 Isaac went out to meditate in the field.; Josh. 1: 8 (Ps. 1: 2) book of the law... thou shalt meditate therein.; Ps. 5: 1 Lord, consider my meditation.; Ps. 19: 14 Let... the meditation of my heart, be acceptable.; Ps. 63: 6 meditate on thee in the night.; Ps. 77: 12 I will meditate also of all thy work.; Ps. 104: 34 My meditation of him shall be sweet.; Ps. 119: 15 I will meditate in thy precepts.; Ps. 119: 99 thy testimonies are my meditation.; Ps. 143: 5 I meditate on all thy works.; Hag. 1: 7 Consider your ways.; Luke 3: 15 all men mused in their hearts of John.; Luke 21: 14 not to meditate before what ye shall answer.; 1 Tim. 4: 15 Meditate upon these things.; D&C 9: 8 you must study it out in your mind.; D&C 43: 34 let the solemnities of eternity rest upon your minds.; D&C 76: 19 while we meditated upon these things.; D&C 84: 85 treasure up in your minds continually the words.

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Meek, Meekness

(see also Contrite Heart; Humble; Humility; Poor in Spirit; Teachable )

Num. 12: 3 Moses was very meek.; Ps. 25: 9 meek will he guide in judgment.; Ps. 37: 11 (Matt. 5: 5; 3 Ne. 12: 5; D&C 88: 17 ) meek shall inherit the earth.; Ps. 76: 9 God arose... to save all the meek.; Isa. 11: 4 (2 Ne. 21: 4; 2 Ne. 30: 9 ) reprove with equity for the meek.; Isa. 29: 19 meek also shall increase their joy in the Lord.; Isa. 61: 1 preach good tidings unto the meek.; Zeph. 2: 3 Seek ye the Lord, all ye meek.; Matt. 11: 29 learn of me, for I am meek.; Matt. 21: 5 thy King cometh unto thee, meek.; 2 Cor. 10: 1 by the meekness and gentleness of Christ.; Gal. 5: 23 Meekness...against such there is no law.; Col. 3: 12 Put on therefore... meekness.; 1 Tim. 6: 11 follow after... patience, meekness.; 2 Tim. 2: 25 In meekness instructing those that oppose.; James 1: 21 receive with meekness the engrafted word.; James 3: 13 let him shew... his works with meekness of wisdom.; 1 Pet. 3: 4 ornament of a meek and quiet spirit.; 1 Pet. 3: 15 reason of the hope that is in you with meekness.; 2 Ne. 27: 30 meek also shall increase.; Mosiah 3: 19 (Alma 13: 28) becometh as a child... meek.; Alma 37: 33 teach them... to be meek.; Moro. 7: 44 none is acceptable before God, save the meek.; Moro. 8: 26 remission of sins bringeth meekness.; D&C 19: 23 walk in the meekness of my Spirit.; D&C 35: 15 poor and the meek shall have the gospel.; D&C 84: 106 may be edified in all meekness.; D&C 121: 41 power... by gentleness and meekness.

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Meet [adjective]

(see also Fit; Worthy )

Gen. 2: 18(Moses 3: 18; Abr. 5: 14 ) I will make him an help meet for him.; Deut. 3: 18 all that are meet for the war.; Matt. 3: 8 Bring forth... fruits meet for repentance.; Matt. 15: 26 not meet to take the children’s bread.; Luke 15: 32 It was meet that we should make merry.; Acts 26: 20 (Alma 5: 54; Alma 12: 15; Alma 13: 13; Alma 34: 32 ) turn to God, and do works meet for repentance.; 1 Cor. 15: 9 that am not meet to be called an apostle.; Col. 1: 12 meet to be partakers of the inheritance.; 2 Tim. 2: 21 sanctified, and meet for the master’s use.; Heb. 6: 7 bringeth forth herbs meet for them.; 2 Pet. 1: 13 I think it meet, as long as I am in this tabernacle.; D&C 58: 26 it is not meet that I should command in all things.; D&C 84: 58 bring forth fruit meet for their Father’s kingdom.; D&C 90: 30 meet in mine eyes that she should go up unto the land of Zion.

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Meet, Met [verb]

Gen. 19: 1 Lot seeing them rose up to meet them.; Gen. 32: 1 Jacob went on his way, and the angels of God met him.; Gen. 46: 29 Joseph... went up to meet Israel his father.; Ex. 3: 18 God of the Hebrews hath met with us.; Ex. 19: 17 Moses brought forth the people... to meet with God.; Judg. 11: 34 his daughter came out to meet him.; 1 Sam. 10: 5 thou shalt meet a company of prophets.; Ps. 85: 10 Mercy and truth are met together.; Prov. 17: 12 bear robbed of her whelps meet a man.; Prov. 22: 2 rich and poor meet together.; Hosea 13: 8 I will meet them as a bear that is bereaved.; Amos 4: 12 prepare to meet thy God, O Israel.; Matt. 8: 34 whole city came out to meet Jesus.; Matt. 25: 1 ten virgins... went forth to meet the bridegroom.; Mark 14: 13 meet you a man bearing a pitcher of water.; Luke 17: 12 there met him ten men that were lepers.; John 11: 20 Martha... went and met him.; Acts 10: 25 as Peter was coming in, Cornelius met him.; 1 Thes. 4: 17 caught up... to meet the Lord in the air.; Heb. 7: 1 met Abraham returning from the slaughter.; 2 Ne. 33: 7 I shall meet many souls spotless at his judgment-seat.; Alma 5: 28 ye are not prepared to meet God.; Alma 12: 24 (Alma 34: 32) life... a time to prepare to meet God.; Alma 27: 16 Ammon... and his brethren met Alma.; Alma 48: 23 brethren... unprepared to meet their God.; Ether 12: 38 (Moro. 10: 34) bid farewell... until we shall meet before the judgment-seat.; D&C 45: 45 (D&C 109: 75) saints... shall come forth to meet me in the cloud.; D&C 65: 5 Son of Man shall come down... to meet the kingdom of God.; D&C 88: 97 shall be caught up to meet him.; D&C 133: 10 arise and go forth to meet the Bridegroom.; Moses 7: 63 Then shalt... all thy city meet them there.

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Meetings

(see also Assembly for Worship; Church; Worship )

Ex. 12: 16(Lev. 23: 7, 35; Num. 29: 1 ) first day there shall be an holy convocation.; Ex. 19: 17 people out of the camp to meet with God.; Ex. 25: 22 there I will meet with thee.; Lev. 23: 3 sabbath of rest, an holy convocation.; Lev. 23: 27 tenth day of this seventh month... an holy convocation.; Num. 28: 25 seventh day ye shall have an holy convocation.; Deut. 31: 11 When all Israel is come to appear before the Lord.; Ezek. 44: 24 they shall keep my laws... in all mine assemblies.; Matt. 18: 20 (D&C 6: 32) where two or three are gathered together.; John 20: 19 first day of the week... disciples were assembled.; Acts 4: 31 place was shaken where they were assembled together.; Acts 11: 26 assembled themselves with the church, and taught.; Acts 20: 7 first day... disciples came together to break bread.; 1 Cor. 11: 18 when ye come together in the church.; Heb. 10: 25 Not forsaking the assembling of ourselves together.; Mosiah 18: 25 one day in every week... gather themselves together to teach the people, and to worship.; 3 Ne. 18: 22 ye shall meet together oft.; 4 Ne. 1: 12 meeting together oft both to pray and to hear the word.; Moro. 6: 6 did meet together oft to partake of bread.; D&C 20: 45 conduct the meetings... by the Holy Ghost.; D&C 20: 61 meet in conference once in three months.; D&C 20: 75 expedient that the church meet together often.; D&C 42: 89 deliver him or her up... to the elders... in a meeting.; D&C 43: 8 when ye are assembled together ye shall instruct.; D&C 46: 3 never to cast any one out from your public meetings.; D&C 59: 9 go to the house of prayer... upon my holy day.

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Megiddo

(see BD Megiddo)

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Melchizedek

(see Jesus Christ, Types of, in Anticipation; BD Melchizedek )

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Melchizedek Priesthood

(see Elder; High Priest; Priesthood, Melchizedek; Seventy; BD Melchizedek Priesthood )

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Melt

Ex. 15: 15 inhabitants of Canaan shall melt away.; Josh. 14: 8 made the heart of the people melt.; Judg. 5: 5 mountains melted from before the Lord.; Ps. 97: 5 (Amos 9: 13) hills melted like wax at the presence of the Lord.; Isa. 13: 7 (2 Ne. 23: 7) every man’s heart shall melt.; Jer. 9: 7 I will melt them, and try them.; Amos 9: 5 God... toucheth the land, and it shall melt.; Nahum 1: 5 mountains quake at him, and the hills melt.; 2 Pet. 3: 10 (3 Ne. 26: 3; D&C 101: 25 ) elements shall melt with fervent heat.; Morm. 9: 2 when the Lord shall come... the elements shall melt.; D&C 121: 11 their prospects shall melt away.; D&C 133: 41 presence of the Lord shall be as the melting fire.

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Member

(see also Church Organization; Saints; Sheep )

Rom. 6: 13 Neither yield ye your members as instruments.; Rom. 7: 23 I see another law in my members.; 1 Cor. 6: 15 your bodies are the members of Christ.; 1 Cor. 12: 27 ye are the body of Christ, and members in particular.; Eph. 4: 25 we are members one of another.; Eph. 5: 30 we are members of his body.; Col. 3: 5 Mortify... your members which are upon the earth.; D&C 20: 47 visit the house of each member.; D&C 20: 55 see that all the members do their duty.; D&C 20: 70 Every member of the church... having children is to bring them unto the elders.; D&C 46: 29 a head, in order that every member may be profited thereby.; D&C 84: 110 body hath need of every member.; D&C 92: 2 be a lively member in this order.; D&C 107: 27 every member in each quorum must be agreed to its decisions.

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Memorial

(see also Remembrance)

Ex. 3: 15 this is my memorial unto all generations.; Ex. 12: 14 this day shall be unto you for a memorial.; Ex. 13: 9 it shall be... for a memorial between thine eyes.; Ex. 17: 14 Write this for a memorial in a book.; Lev. 2: 2 priest shall burn the memorial of it.; Num. 10: 10 may be to you for a memorial before your God.; Josh. 4: 7 these stones shall be for a memorial.; Ps. 135: 13 thy memorial... throughout all generations.; Hosea 12: 5 Lord is his memorial.; Matt. 26: 13 woman hath done, be told for a memorial of her.; D&C 112: 1 thine alms have come up as a memorial before me.; D&C 124: 39 your memorials for your sacrifices by the sons of Levi... are ordained by the ordinance of my holy house.

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Memory

(see also Remembrance)

Prov. 10: 7 memory of the just is blessed.; Alma 36: 17 (Alma 36: 19) I was harrowed up by the memory of my many sins.; Alma 46: 12 wrote... In memory of our God.

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Men

(see also Man)

Gen. 18: 2 lift up his eyes... three men stood by him.; Judg. 7: 6 them that lapped... were three hundred men.; 1 Sam. 4: 9 (1 Cor. 16: 13) quit yourselves like men.; Isa. 31: 3 Now the Egyptians are men, and not God.; Isa. 51: 7 (2 Ne. 8: 7) fear ye not the reproach of men.; Matt. 4: 19 I will make you fishers of men.; Matt. 7: 12 (Luke 6: 31; 3 Ne. 14: 12 ) whatsoever ye would that men should do to you.; Matt. 10: 32 confess me before men, him will I confess.; Matt. 16: 13 Whom do men say that I the Son of man am.; Matt. 19: 26 With men this is impossible.; Matt. 21: 25 baptism of John, whence was it? from heaven, or of men.; Luke 16: 15 that which is highly esteemed among men is abomination.; John 3: 19 men loved darkness rather than light.; John 12: 43 loved the praise of men more than... of God.; Acts 5: 29 We ought to obey God rather than men.; Acts 5: 38 if this counsel or this work be of men, it will come to nought.; Acts 14: 11 gods are come down to us in the likeness of men.; Acts 14: 15 We also are men of like passions.; Rom. 1: 27 men with men working that which is unseemly.; 1 Cor. 1: 25 foolishness of God is wiser than men.; 1 Cor. 3: 3 are ye not carnal, and walk as men.; 1 Cor. 3: 21 let no man glory in men.; 1 Thes. 2: 4 we speak, not as pleasing men, but God.; 1 Tim. 2: 5 one mediator between God and men.; Heb. 9: 27 it is appointed unto men once to die.; Jude 1: 4 certain men crept in unawares.; Rev. 21: 3 tabernacle of God is with men.; 1 Ne. 19: 7 even the very God of Israel do men trample.; 2 Ne. 1: 21 arise from the dust, my sons, and be men.; 2 Ne. 2: 5 men are instructed sufficiently that they know good from evil.; 2 Ne. 2: 21 days of the children of men were prolonged.; 2 Ne. 2: 25 Adam fell that men might be.; 2 Ne. 2: 27 men are free according to the flesh.; 2 Ne. 26: 24 (3 Ne. 27: 14) that he may draw all men unto him.; 2 Ne. 28: 14 gone astray... by the precepts of men.; Jacob 1: 8 persuade all men not to rebel against God.; Mosiah 23: 8 have just men to be your kings.; Alma 13: 26 it shall be made known unto just and holy men.; Alma 29: 4 he granteth unto men according to their desire.; Alma 32: 23 he imparteth his word... not only men but women also.; Alma 34: 32 this life is the time for men to prepare to meet God.; Alma 40: 8 whether there is more than one time appointed for men to rise.; Alma 48: 17 if all men had been... like unto Moroni.; 3 Ne. 27: 27 what manner of men ought ye to be.; Ether 12: 27 I give unto men weakness that they may be humble.; Ether 12: 27 my grace is sufficient for all men.; D&C 5: 21 yield to the persuasions of men no more.; D&C 18: 34 These words are not of men.; D&C 45: 27 love of men shall wax cold.; D&C 45: 29 turn their hearts from me because of the precepts of men.; D&C 58: 27 men should be anxiously engaged in a good cause.; D&C 63: 10 signs come by faith, not by the will of men.; D&C 64: 10 of you it is required to forgive all men.; D&C 76: 69 (D&C 129: 3) just men made perfect through Jesus.; D&C 76: 75 These are they who are honorable men.; D&C 88: 100 third trump... then come the spirits of men who are to be judged.; D&C 88: 108 reveal the secret acts of men.; D&C 89: 4 evils... exist in the hearts of conspiring men.; D&C 93: 9 in him was the life of men and the light of men.; D&C 98: 10 honest men and wise men should be sought for diligently.; D&C 121: 35 hearts... aspire to the honors of men.; D&C 123: 12 blinded by the subtle craftiness of men.; D&C 134: 1 he holds men accountable for their acts.; Moses 1: 34 first man of all men have I called Adam.; Moses 6: 51 I made the world, and men before they were in the flesh.

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Mend

Matt. 4: 21(Mark 1: 19) two brethren... mending their nets.; Hel. 11: 36 they did not mend their ways.; D&C 75: 29 idler shall not have place in the church, except he... mend his ways.

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Mention

Ex. 23: 13 make no mention of the name of other gods.; Isa. 26: 13 by thee only will we make mention of thy name.; Ezek. 18: 22 All his transgressions... shall not be mentioned.; Heb. 11: 22 By faith Joseph... made mention of... children of Israel.; 2 Ne. 22: 4 make mention that his name is exalted.; Alma 13: 19 of him they have more particularly made mention.

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Merchandise

Deut. 24: 7 maketh merchandise of him, or selleth him.; John 2: 16 make not my Father’s house an house of merchandise.; 2 Pet. 2: 3 they with feigned words make merchandise of you.; Rev. 18: 11 no man buyeth their merchandise any more.

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Mercy Seat

(see Ark of the Covenant; BD Mercy Seat )

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Mercy, Merciful

(see also Compassion; Forgiveness; God, Justice of; God, Mercy of; Grace; Kindness; Love )

Ex. 20: 6(Deut. 5: 10) shewing mercy unto thousands.; Ex. 25: 17 thou shalt make a mercy seat of pure gold.; Ex. 33: 19 (Rom. 9: 15) shew mercy on whom I will shew mercy.; Ex. 34: 6 Lord... merciful and gracious.; Deut. 4: 31 Lord thy God is a merciful God.; Deut. 5: 10 (Deut. 5: 6-21) shewing mercy unto thousands.; Deut. 7: 9 (Dan. 9: 4) keepeth covenant and mercy with them that love him.; 1 Chr. 16: 34 his mercy endureth for ever.; 2 Chr. 30: 9 (Neh. 9: 31; Jonah 4: 2 ) Lord... is gracious and merciful.; Neh. 9: 17 God ready to pardon, gracious and merciful.; Ps. 23: 6 goodness and mercy shall follow me.; Ps. 32: 10 trusteth in the Lord, mercy shall compass him.; Ps. 37: 21 righteous sheweth mercy.; Ps. 52: 8 I trust in the mercy of God for ever.; Ps. 86: 5 (Ps. 86: 15) plenteous in mercy unto all them that call upon thee.; Ps. 102: 13 Thou shalt arise, and have mercy upon Zion.; Prov. 11: 17 merciful man doeth good to his own soul.; Prov. 14: 21 he that hath mercy on the poor, happy is he.; Prov. 16: 6 by mercy and truth iniquity is purged.; Isa. 16: 5 in mercy shall the throne be established.; Isa. 54: 7 with great mercies will I gather thee.; Hosea 6: 6 (Matt. 9: 13; Matt. 12: 7 ) desired mercy and not sacrifice.; Hosea 10: 12 reap in mercy.; Hosea 14: 3 in thee the fatherless findeth mercy.; Micah 6: 8 to do justly, and to love mercy.; Micah 7: 18 he delighteth in mercy.; Zech. 7: 9 shew mercy and compassions.; Matt. 5: 7 (3 Ne. 12: 7) blessed are the merciful: for they shall obtain mercy.; Matt. 23: 23 weightier matters of the law, judgment, mercy.; Luke 1: 50 his mercy is on them that fear him.; Luke 6: 36 Be ye therefore merciful.; Luke 16: 24 Abraham, have mercy on me, and send Lazarus.; John 8: 11 Jesus said unto her, Neither do I condemn thee.; Rom. 9: 18 Therefore hath he mercy on whom he will have mercy.; Rom. 15: 9 might glorify God for his mercy.; 2 Cor. 1: 3 Father of mercies, and the God of all.; Eph. 2: 4 God, who is rich in mercy, for his great love.; Col. 3: 12 Put on therefore, as the elect of God... bowels of mercies.; Titus 3: 5 according to his mercy he saved us.; Heb. 2: 17 he might be a merciful and faithful high priest.; Heb. 9: 5 cherubims of glory shadowing the mercy seat.; Heb. 10: 28 He that despised Moses’ law died without mercy.; James 2: 13 judgment without, mercy, that hath shewed no mercy.; James 5: 11 Lord is very pitiful, and of tender mercy.; 1 Pet. 1: 3 according to his abundant mercy.; 1 Pet. 2: 10 had not obtained mercy, but now have obtained mercy.; 1 Ne. 1: 20 tender mercies of the Lord are over all.; 1 Ne. 8: 8 pray unto the Lord that he would have mercy.; 1 Ne. 13: 33 I will be merciful unto the Gentiles.; 2 Ne. 1: 3 how merciful the Lord had been in warning us.; 2 Ne. 9: 53 because of... his grace and mercy.; 2 Ne. 19: 17 Lord shall have no... mercy on their fatherless.; Mosiah 2: 39 (Mosiah 3: 26)mercy hath no claim on that man.; Mosiah 29: 20 extending the arm of mercy towards them that put their trust in him.; Alma 2: 30 Lord, have mercy and spare my life.; Alma 9: 11 if it had not been for his... mercy.; Alma 12: 33 then will I have mercy upon you.; Alma 15: 10 have mercy on this man.; Alma 29: 10 remember his merciful arm.; Alma 32: 22 God is merciful unto all who believe on his name.; Alma 34: 16 mercy can satisfy the demands of justice.; Alma 41: 14 mercy restored unto you.; Alma 42: 15 perfect, just God, and a merciful God.; Alma 42: 25 do ye suppose that mercy can rob justice.; 3 Ne. 29: 7 son of perdition, for whom there was no mercy.; Ether 11: 8 repent... Lord did have mercy on them.; Moro. 8: 19 children... alive in him because of his mercy.; D&C 1: 29 translate through the mercy of God.; D&C 29: 1 arm of mercy hath atoned for your sins.; D&C 38: 14 I will be merciful unto your weakness.; D&C 43: 25 called... by the voice of mercy.; D&C 46: 15 suiting his mercies according to the conditions.; D&C 54: 6 kept the covenant... shall obtain mercy.; D&C 61: 2 merciful unto those who confess.; D&C 88: 40 mercy hath compassion on mercy.; D&C 97: 2 I... show mercy unto all the meek.; D&C 99: 3 who receiveth you... shall obtain mercy.; D&C 101: 9 in the day of wrath I will remember mercy.; D&C 109: 50 Have mercy... upon the wicked mob.; D&C 110: 7 manifest myself to my people in mercy.; D&C 128: 19 we hear... A voice of mercy from heaven.

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Merit

2 Ne. 2: 8 no flesh that can dwell in the presence of God, save it be through the merits... of the Holy Messiah.; Alma 22: 14 man... could not merit anything of himself.; Alma 24: 10 taken away the guilt from our h¢arts, through the merits of his Son.; Moro. 6: 4 (D&C 3: 20) relying alone upon the merits of Christ.

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Merry

(see also Glad; Happy; Joy )

1 Kgs. 21: 7 let thine heart be merry.; Prov. 15: 13 merry heart maketh a cheerful countenance.; Prov. 17: 22 merry heart doeth good like a medicine.; Eccl. 9: 7 drink thy wine with a merry heart.; Luke 12: 19 take thine ease, eat, drink, and be merry.; Luke 15: 23 fatted calf... and let us eat, and be merry.; James 5: 13 Is any merry? let him sing psalms.; Rev. 11: 10 shall rejoice over them, and make merry.; 2 Ne. 28: 8 many which shall say: Eat, drink, and be merry: nevertheless, fear God.; Mosiah 20: 1 Lamanites did gather... to make themselves merry.; D&C 136: 28 If thou art merry, praise the Lord with singing.

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Message

Judg. 3: 20 Ehud said, I have a message from God.; Prov. 26: 6 He that sendeth a message by the hand of a fool.; Luke 19: 14 citizens hated him, and sent a message after him.; 1 Jn. 3: 11 this is the message that ye heard.; Mosiah 13: 7 therefore I finish my message.; D&C 129: 4 saying he has a message from God, offer him your hand.; D&C 129: 7 he will still deliver his message.

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Messenger

(see also Ambassador; Angels; Jesus Christ, Messenger of the Covenant )

Gen. 32: 3 Jacob sent messengers before him to Esau.; 2 Chr. 36: 16 they mocked the messengers of God.; Prov. 13: 17 wicked messenger falleth into mischief.; Isa. 18: 2 Go, ye swift messengers, to a nation scattered.; Ezek. 30: 9 In that day shall messengers go forth from me.; Mal. 2: 7 he is the messenger of the Lord.; Mal. 3: 1 (Matt. 11: 10; Mark 1: 2; Luke 7: 27 ) I will send my messenger.; 2 Cor. 8: 23 they are the messengers of the churches.; 2 Cor. 12: 7 thorn in the flesh, the messenger of Satan to buffet me.; Philip. 2: 25 my brother... but your messenger.; James 2: 25 Rahab... justified by works, when she had received the messengers.; 3 Ne. 24: 1 Lord... even the messenger of the covenant.; D&C 45: 9 to be a messenger before my face to prepare the way.; D&C 93: 8 he was the Word, even the messenger of salvation.; D&C 129: 4 When a messenger comes... offer him your hand.; D&C 138: 30 among the righteous... appointed messengers.; JS-H 1: 33 (JS-H 1: 72) a messenger sent from the presence of God.

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Messiah

(see Jesus Christ, Messiah; BD Messiah )

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Mete

Matt. 7: 2(Mark 4: 24; Luke 6: 38; 3 Ne. 14: 2 ) with what measure ye mete, it shall be measured to you.; D&C 84: 85 given you... portion that shall be meted unto every man.; D&C 98: 24 accounted unto you as being meted out as a just measure.; D&C 127: 3 God... will mete out a just recompense.

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Methuselah

(see BD Methuselah)