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Vagabond

Gen. 4: 12(Moses 5: 37) fugitive and a vagabond shalt thou be in the earth.; Acts 19: 13 certain of the vagabond Jews, exorcists.

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Vail

(see Veil)

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Vain

(see also Vanity)

Ex. 20: 7(Deut. 5: 11; 2 Ne. 26: 32; D&C 136: 21 ) not take the name of the Lord thy God in vain.; Judg. 9: 4 hired vain and light persons.; 1 Sam. 12: 21 for then should ye go after vain things.; Ps. 2: 1 (Acts 4: 25) Why do... the people imagine a vain thing.; Ps. 127: 2 It is vain for you to rise up early.; Ps. 139: 20 thine enemies take thy name in vain.; Prov. 12: 11 he that followeth vain persons is void of understanding.; Prov. 28: 19 he that followeth after vain persons shall have poverty.; Isa. 1: 13 Bring no more vain oblations.; Jer. 4: 14 How long shall thy vain thoughts lodge within thee.; Mal. 3: 14 (3 Ne. 24: 14) Ye have said, It is vain to serve God.; Matt. 6: 7 (3 Ne. 13: 7) when ye pray, use not vain repetitions.; Matt. 15: 9 (Mark 7: 7) in vain they do worship me.; Rom. 1: 21 they... became vain in their imaginations.; 1 Cor. 3: 20 Lord knoweth the thoughts of the wise, that they are vain.; 1 Cor. 15: 17 your faith is vain.; Gal. 2: 21 if righteousness come by the law, then Christ is dead in vain.; 1 Thes. 3: 5 lest... the tempter have tempted you, and our labour be in vain.; 1 Tim. 1: 6 some... have turned aside unto vain jangling.; 1 Tim. 6: 20 (2 Tim. 2: 16) avoiding profane and vain babblings.; Titus 1: 10 there are many unruly and vain talkers.; James 1: 26 bridleth not his tongue... this man’s religion is vain.; 1 Pet. 1: 18 vain conversation received by tradition.; 1 Ne. 12: 18 spacious building... is vain imaginations.; 2 Ne. 28: 9 many which shall teach... vain and foolish doctrines.; Mosiah 4: 16 not suffer that the beggar putteth up his petition to you in vain.; Alma 1: 16 many who loved the vain things of the world.; Alma 4: 8 set their hearts... upon the vain things of the world.; Alma 34: 28 your prayer is vain.; 3 Ne. 1: 6 words of Samuel are not fulfilled... and your faith concerning this thing hath been vain.; 3 Ne. 2: 2 Imagining up some vain thing in their hearts.; D&C 63: 62 under this condemnation, who use the name of the Lord... in vain.; D&C 121: 37 when we undertake... to gratify our pride, our vain ambition.

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Valiant

(see also Courageous; Valiantly )

1 Sam. 16: 18 Jesse... a mighty valiant man.; Jer. 9: 3 they are not valiant for the truth.; Nahum 2: 3 valiant men are in scarlet.; Heb. 11: 34 made strong, waxed valiant in fight.; Alma 53: 20 (Alma 56: 13) they were exceedingly valiant for courage.; D&C 76: 79 they who are not valiant in the testimony.

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Valiantly

1 Chr. 19: 13 let us behave ourselves valiantly.; Ps. 118: 15 right hand of the Lord doeth valiantly.; Alma 51: 21 (Alma 56: 16; Alma 62: 37 ) to fight valiantly for their freedom.; D&C 121: 29 powers... set forth upon all who have endured valiantly.

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Valley

Deut. 21: 4 elders... shall bring down the heifer unto a rough valley.; 1 Kgs. 20: 28 Lord... is not God of the valleys.; 2 Chr. 25: 11 went to the valley of salt.; Ps. 23: 4 though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death.; Isa. 22: 1 burden of the valley of vision.; Isa. 40: 4 (Luke 3: 5; D&C 49: 23; D&C 109: 74 ) Every valley shall be exalted.; Jer. 7: 32 (Jer. 19: 6) shall no more be called Tophet... but the valley of slaughter.; Jer. 32: 44 take witness... in the cities of the valley.; Ezek. 37: 1 valley which was full of bones.; Joel 3: 2 (Joel 3: 12) bring them down into the valley of Jehoshaphat.; Joel 3: 14 multitudes in the valley of decision.; Zech. 14: 4 there shall be a very great valley.; Zech. 14: 5 ye shall flee to the valley of the mountains.; 1 Ne. 2: 10 Lemuel: O that thou mightest be like unto this valley.; 2 Ne. 4: 26 why should my... soul linger in the valley of sorrow.; Hel. 14: 23 valleys which shall become mountains.; 3 Ne. 9: 8 made hills and valleys in the place thereof.; D&C 107: 53 Adam... called... the residue of his posterity who were righteous into the valley of Adam-ondi-Ahman.; D&C 133: 22 voice... shall break down the mountains, and the valleys shall not be found.

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Valor

(see Apathy; Courage; Diligence; Loyalty; Valiant )

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Value

(see also Example; God, the Standard of Righteousness; Motivations; Perfection; Worth )

Job 13: 4 ye are all physicians of no value.; Matt. 10: 31 (Luke 12: 7) ye are of more value than many sparrows.; Matt. 27: 9 thirty pieces of silver, the price of him that was valued.; Morm. 8: 38 Why do ye not think that greater is the value of an endless happiness.

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Vanish

Isa. 51: 6(2 Ne. 8: 6) heavens shall vanish away like smoke.; Luke 24: 31 he vanished out of their sight.; 1 Cor. 13: 8 knowledge, it shall vanish away.; Heb. 8: 13 that which decayeth and waxeth old is ready to vanish.; James 4: 14 vapour, that appeareth... and then vanisheth.; 2 Ne. 2: 13 all things must have vanished.; Jacob 4: 2 save it be upon plates must perish and vanish.

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Vanity

(see also Apparel; Deceit; Flattery; Foolishness; Haughtiness; Hypocrisy; Pride; Vain )

Deut. 32: 21 they have provoked me to anger with their vanities.; 2 Kgs. 17: 15 they followed vanity, and became vain.; Job 15: 31 Let not him that is deceived trust in vanity.; Ps. 4: 2 how long will ye love vanity.; Ps. 12: 2 They speak vanity every one with his neighbour.; Ps. 24: 4 who hath not lifted up his soul unto vanity.; Ps. 31: 6 I have hated them that regard lying vanities.; Ps. 39: 5 every man at his best state is altogether vanity.; Ps. 78: 33 their days did he consume in vanity.; Ps. 94: 11 knoweth the thoughts of man, that they are vanity.; Ps. 144: 11 strange children, whose mouth speaketh vanity.; Prov. 13: 11 Wealth gotten by vanity shall be diminished.; Prov. 21: 6 getting of treasures by a lying tongue is a vanity.; Eccl. 1: 2 (Eccl. 12: 8)Vanity of vanities, saith the Preacher.; Eccl. 1: 14 (Eccl. 2: 11, 17, 26; Eccl. 6: 9 ) all is vanity and vexation of spirit.; Eccl. 2: 21 hath not laboured... This also is vanity.; Eccl. 4: 7 I saw vanity under the sun.; Eccl. 5: 7 in the multitude of dreams and many words there are also divers vanities.; Eccl. 5: 10 loveth silver... abundance... this is also vanity.; Eccl. 7: 6 laughter of the fool: this also is vanity.; Eccl. 7: 15 All things have I seen in the days of my vanity.; Isa. 5: 18 (2 Ne. 15: 18) draw iniquity with cords of vanity.; Isa. 30: 28 sift the nations with the sieve of vanity.; Isa. 40: 17 (Isa. 41: 29) nations... counted... less than nothing, and vanity.; Isa. 59: 4 they trust in vanity.; Jer. 2: 5 they... have walked after vanity.; Jer. 10: 15 (Jer. 51: 18) They are vanity, and the work of errors.; Jer. 16: 19 our fathers have inherited lies, vanity.; Ezek. 13: 6 They have seen vanity and lying divination.; Hab. 2: 13 shall weary themselves for very vanity.; Acts 14: 15 turn from these vanities unto the living God.; Rom. 8: 20 creature was made subject to vanity.; Eph. 4: 17 Gentiles walk, in the vanity of their mind.; 2 Pet. 2: 18 speak great swelling words of vanity.; 2 Ne. 9: 28 vainness, and the frailties, and the foolishness of men.; D&C 20: 5 entangled again in the vanities cf the world.; D&C 84: 55 vanity and unbelief have brought... church under condemnation.; D&C 106: 7 notwithstanding the vanity of his heart.

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Vapor

Ps. 135: 7(Jer. 10: 13; Jer. 51: 16 ) He causeth the vapours to ascend.; Ps. 148: 8 snow, and vapour: stormy wind fulfilling his word.; Acts 2: 19 (1 Ne. 22: 18; D&C 45: 41 ) blood, and fire, and vapour of smoke.; James 4: 14 what is your life? It is even a vapour.; 1 Ne. 12: 5 I saw the vapor of darkness.; 1 Ne. 19: 11 visit... others with... vapor of darkness.; 3 Ne. 8: 20 inhabitants thereof who had not fallen could feel the vapor of darkness.; 3 Ne. 10: 13 neither were they overpowered by the vapor of smoke and of darkness.; Morm. 8: 29 shall be heard of vapors of smoke in foreign lands.

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Variableness

James 1: 17(Morm. 9: 9) Father of lights, with whom is no variableness.

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Variance

(see also Dissension)

Matt. 10: 35 I am come to set a man at variance against his father.

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Vary

Mosiah 2: 22(Alma 7: 20; Morm. 9: 10; D&C 3: 2 ) never doth vary from that which he hath said.

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Veil, Vail

(see also BD Veil)

Gen. 24: 65 she took a vail, and covered herself.; Gen. 38: 14 she... covered her with a vail.; Ex. 26: 31 (Ex. 36: 35) make a vail of blue, and purple, and scarlet.; Ex. 26: 33 vail shall divide... the holy place.; Ex. 27: 21 In the tabernacle of the congregation without the vail.; Ex. 34: 33 speaking with them, he put a vail on.; Ex. 40: 3 cover the ark with the vail.; Lev. 16: 2 holy place within the vail before the mercy seat.; Lev. 16: 15 kill the goat... and bring his blood within the vail.; Lev. 21: 23 he shall not go in unto the vail.; Num. 18: 7 keep your priest’s office... within the vail.; Eccl. 1: 11 There is no remembrance of former things.; Isa. 25: 7 vail that is spread over all nations.; Matt. 27: 51 (Mark 15: 38; Luke 23: 45 )veil of the temple was rent in twain.; 1 Cor. 13: 12 now we see through a glass, darkly: but then face to face.; 2 Cor. 3: 14 minds were blinded... which vail is done away in Christ.; 2 Cor. 3: 15 when Moses is read, the vail is upon their heart.; Eph. 2: 14 hath broken down the middle wall of partition.; Heb. 6: 19 Which hope... entereth into that within the veil.; Heb. 9: 3 after the second veil, the tabernacle.; Heb. 10: 20 he hath consecrated for us, through the veil.; Alma 19: 6 dark veil of unbelief was being cast away.; Ether 3: 19 could not be kept from beholding within the veil.; Ether 4: 15 when ye shall rend that veil of unbelief.; Ether 12: 19 many... who could not be kept from within the veil.; D&C 38: 8 veil of darkness shall soon be rent.; D&C 67: 10 veil shall be rent and you shall see me.; D&C 101: 23 veil of the covering of my temple... shall be taken off.; D&C 110: 1 veil was taken from our minds.; Moses 7: 26 it veiled the whole face of the earth.; Moses 7: 56 heavens were veiled.; Moses 7: 61 veil of darkness shall cover the earth.

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Vengeance

(see also God, Justice of; Punishment; Retribution )

Gen. 4: 15(Moses 5: 40) whosoever slayeth Cain, vengeance shall be taken.; Deut. 32: 35 (Heb. 10: 30) To me belongeth vengeance.; Deut. 32: 41 I will render vengeance to mine enemies.; Ps. 94: 1 God, to whom vengeance belongeth.; Ps. 149: 7 execute vengeance upon the heathen.; Prov. 6: 34 he will not spare in the day of vengeance.; Isa. 34: 8 day of the Lord’s vengeance.; Isa. 35: 4 your God will come with vengeance.; Isa. 59: 17 he put on the garments of vengeance.; Isa. 61: 2 To proclaim... the day of vengeance of our God.; Isa. 63: 4 day of vengeance is in mine heart.; Jer. 11: 20 Lord... let me see thy vengeance on them.; Jer. 50: 28 declare in Zion the vengeance of the Lord.; Jer. 51: 6 time of the Lord’s vengeance.; Micah 5: 15 I will execute vengeance.; Nahum 1: 2 Lord will take vengeance on his adversaries.; Luke 21: 22 these be the days of vengeance.; Rom. 3: 5 Is God unrighteous who taketh vengeance.; Rom. 12: 19 (Morm. 3: 15; Morm. 8: 20 )Vengeance is mine: I will repay.; 2 Thes. 1: 8 taking vengeance on them that know not God.; Jude 1: 7 example, suffering the vengeance of eternal fire.; Alma 1: 13 his blood would come upon us for vengeance.; 3 Ne. 21: 21 will execute vengeance and fury upon them.; Ether 8: 22 cry unto him from the ground for vengeance.; D&C 3: 4 incur the vengeance of a just God.; D&C 29: 17 (D&C 112: 24) I will take vengeance upon the wicked.; D&C 85: 3 to prepare them against the day of vengeance.; D&C 97: 22 vengeance cometh speedily upon the ungodly.; D&C 97: 26 I will visit her... with vengeance.; D&C 112: 24 vengeance cometh speedily upon the inhabitants.; D&C 133: 51 this was the day of vengeance.; Moses 7: 46 in the days of wickedness and vengeance.

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Venison

Gen. 25: 28 Isaac loved Esau, because he did eat of his venison.; Gen. 27: 3 go out to the field, and take me some venison.

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Verify

Gen. 42: 20 shall your words be verified.; Jarom 1: 9 (Alma 9: 14) word of the Lord was verified.; D&C 5: 20 my word shall be verified.

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Vessel

Ex. 37: 16 he made the vessels which were upon the table.; 2 Kgs. 25: 16 brass of all these vessels was without weight.; 2 Chr. 36: 7 carried of the vessels of the house of the Lord to Babylon.; Ps. 31: 12 I am like a broken vessel.; Isa. 52: 11 (3 Ne. 20: 41; D&C 38: 42; D&C 133: 5 ) be ye clean, that bear the vessels of the Lord.; Jer. 18: 4 vessel that he made of clay was marred.; Jer. 19: 11 will I break this people... as one breaketh a potter’s vessel.; Dan. 1: 2 with part of the vessels of the house of God.; Dan. 5: 2 to bring the golden and silver vessels.; Hosea 8: 8 among the Gentiles as a vessel wherein is no pleasure.; Matt. 13: 48 gathered the good into vessels, but cast the bad away.; Matt. 25: 4 wise took oil in their vessels.; Mark 11: 16 not suffer that any man should carry any vessel through the temple.; John 19: 29 set a vessel full of vinegar.; Acts 9: 15 he is a chosen vessel unto me.; Rom. 9: 22 endured with much longsuffering the vessels of wrath.; 2 Cor. 4: 7 we have this treasure in earthen vessels.; 1 Thes. 4: 4 know how to possess his vessel.; 2 Tim. 2: 21 he shall be a vessel unto honour.; 1 Pet. 3: 7 giving honour unto the wife, as unto the weaker vessel.; Rev. 2: 27 as the vessels of a potter shall they be broken.; Alma 7: 10 she being a virgin, a precious and chosen vessel.; Alma 60: 23 inward vessel shall be cleansed first.; Morm. 5: 18 as a vessel is tossed about upon the waves.; Ether 2: 2 (Ether 2: 22)vessel, in which they did carry with them the fish.; Moro. 7: 31 declaring the word of Christ unto the chosen vessels of the Lord.; D&C 76: 33 they are vessels of wrath, doomed to suffer the wrath of God.

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Vesture

(see also Garment; Raiment )

Ps. 22: 18(Matt. 27: 35; John 19: 24 ) They... cast lots upon my vesture.; Ps. 102: 26 (Heb. 1: 12) as a vesture shalt thou change them.; Rev. 19: 13 clothed with a vesture dipped in blood.

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Vex

(see also Vexation)

Ex. 22: 21(Lev. 19: 33) Thou shalt neither vex a stranger.; Num. 25: 17 Vex the Midianites, and smite them.; Num. 33: 55 which ye let remain... shall vex you in the land wherein ye dwell.; Judg. 16: 16 his soul was vexed unto death.; Isa. 63: 10 they rebelled, and vexed his Holy Spirit.; Ezek. 32: 9 I will also vex the hearts of many.; Matt. 15: 22 daughter is grievously vexed with a devil.; Matt. 17: 15 my son... is lunatick, and sore vexed.; Luke 6: 18 they that were vexed with unclean spirits.; Acts 12: 1 Herod... stretched forth his hands to vex certain of the church.; 2 Pet. 2: 7 Lot, vexed with the filthy conversation.; 2 Pet. 2: 8 vexed his righteous soul from day to day with their unlawful deeds.; D&C 87: 5 remnants... shall vex the Gentiles.; D&C 97: 23 Lord’s scourge... report thereof shall vex all people.; D&C 101: 89 Lord... in his fury vex the nation.

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Vexation

(see also Trouble)

Deut. 28: 20 Lord shall send upon thee cursing, vexation.; Eccl. 1: 14 (Eccl. 2: 11, 17, 26; Eccl. 6: 9 ) all is vanity and vexation of spirit.; Eccl. 4: 6 hands full with travail and vexation of spirit.; Isa. 65: 14 howl for vexation of spirit.; D&C 87: 5 remnants... shall vex the Gentiles with a sore vexation.

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Vicarious

D&C 138: 33 taught faith in... vicarious baptism.

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Victory

(see also Triumph)

2 Sam. 23: 10 Lord wrought a great victory that day.; Ps. 98: 1 his holy arm, hath gotten him the victory.; Isa. 25: 8 (1 Cor. 15: 54) He will swallow up death in victory.; Matt. 12: 20 till he send forth judgment unto victory.; 1 Cor. 15: 55 O grave, where is thy victory.; 1 Cor. 15: 57 thanks be to God, which giveth us the victory.; 1 Jn. 5: 4 victory that overcometh the world.; Rev. 15: 2 them that had gotten the victory over the beast.; Mosiah 15: 8 (Morm. 7: 5) God... having gained the victory over death.; Mosiah 16: 7 (Alma 22: 14) grave should have no victory.; Alma 16: 21 church had been established... having got the victory over the devil.; Alma 27: 28 death was swallowed up to them by the victory of Christ.; D&C 52: 11 I will send forth judgment unto victory.; D&C 103: 36 All victory... through your diligence.; D&C 104: 82 as ye are humble... I will give you the victory.; D&C 128: 22 Courage, brethren, and on, on to the victory.

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View

Josh. 7: 2 Go up and view the country.; Neh. 2: 13 I went out... and viewed the walls of Jerusalem.; 2 Ne. 9: 44 God... view me with his all-searching eye.; 2 Ne. 27: 13 none other which shall view it.; Mosiah 3: 25 consigned to an awful view of their own guilt.; Mosiah 4: 2 had viewed themselves in their own carnal state.; Alma 5: 15 view this mortal body raised in immortality.; Ether 13: 13 Ether... viewing the things which should come upon the people.; D&C 17: 1 you shall have a view of the plates.

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Vigilant

1 Tim. 3: 2 bishop then must be... vigilant, sober.; 1 Pet. 5: 8 Be sober, be vigilant.

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Vile, Viler, Vilest

(see also Abominable; Base; Wicked )

Deut. 25: 3 thy brother should seem vile unto thee.; 1 Sam. 3: 13 his sons made themselves vile.; Isa. 32: 5 vile person shall be no more called liberal.; Jer. 15: 19 if thou take forth the precious from the vile.; Dan. 11: 21 in his estate shall stand up a vile person.; Rom. 1: 26 God gave them up unto vile affections.; Philip. 3: 21 Who shall change our vile body.; James 2: 2 poor man in vile raiment.; Mosiah 28: 4 they were the very vilest of sinners.

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Vine

(see also BD Vine)

Gen. 49: 11 Binding his foal unto the vine.; Deut. 8: 8 land of wheat, and barley, and vines.; Deut. 32: 32 their vine is of the vine of Sodom.; Judg. 9: 12 said the trees unto the vine, Come thou, and reign.; 1 Kgs. 4: 25 dwelt safely, every man under his vine.; Ps. 80: 8 Thou hast brought a vine out of Egypt.; Isa. 5: 2 (2 Ne. 15: 2) planted it with the choicest vine.; Jer. 2: 21 I had planted thee a noble vine.; Ezek. 15: 2 What is the vine tree more than any tree.; Ezek. 19: 10 Thy mother is like a vine in thy blood.; Hosea 10: 1 Israel is an empty vine.; Joel 1: 7 He hath laid my vine waste.; Micah 4: 4 they shall sit every man under his vine.; Mal. 3: 11 (3 Ne. 24: 11) neither shall your vine cast her fruit before the time.; Matt. 26: 29 (Mark 14: 25; Luke 22: 18 ) I will not drink henceforth of this fruit of the vine.; John 15: 1 I am the true vine.; John 15: 5 I am the vine, ye are the branches.; James 3: 12 Can the fig tree... bear olive berries? either a vine, figs.; Rev. 14: 19 angel... gathered the vine of the earth.; 1 Ne. 15: 15 nourishment from the true vine.; Alma 16: 17 as a branch be grafted into the true vine.; D&C 27: 5 I will drink of the fruit of the vine with you.; D&C 89: 6 pure wine of the grape of the vine.; D&C 89: 16 good for the food of man, as also the fruit of the vine.

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Vinegar

Num. 6: 3 He shall... drink no vinegar of wine.; Ps. 69: 21 in my thirst they gave me vinegar.; Prov. 10: 26 As vinegar to the teeth.; Matt. 27: 34 (Luke 23: 36) They gave him vinegar to drink.; Matt. 27: 48 (Mark 15: 36; John 19: 29 ) took a spunge... with vinegar... and gave him to drink.

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Vineyard

(see also Vineyard of the Lord)

Gen. 9: 20 Noah... planted a vineyard.; Lev. 19: 10 thou shalt not glean thy vineyard.; Deut. 23: 24 When thou comest into thy neighbour’s vineyard.; Judg. 14: 5 Samson... came to the vineyards of Timnath.; 1 Kgs. 21: 2 Ahab spake unto Naboth, saying, Give me thy vineyard.; Ps. 80: 15 vineyard which thy right hand hath planted.; Prov. 24: 30 vineyard of the man void of understanding.; Song. 1: 6 mine own vineyard have I not kept.; Isa. 5: 1 song of my beloved touching his vineyard.; Isa. 27: 2 that day sing ye unto her, A vineyard of red wine.; Isa. 65: 21 they shall plant vineyards.; Amos 9: 14 they shall plant vineyards.; Matt. 21: 33 (Mark 12: 1; Luke 20: 9 ) certain householder, which planted a vineyard.; Luke 13: 6 man had a fig tree planted in his vineyard.; 1 Cor. 9: 7 who planteth a vineyard, and eateth not of the fruit.

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Vineyard of the Lord

(see also Branch; Fruit; Olive; Plant; Vine; Vineyard )

Isa. 1: 8 daughter of Zion is left as a cottage in a vineyard.; Isa. 5: 7 (2 Ne. 15: 7)vineyard of the Lord of hosts is the house of Israel.; Jer. 12: 10 Many pastors have destroyed my vineyard.; Matt. 20: 2 penny a day, he sent them into his vineyard.; Matt. 21: 41 (Luke 20: 9) let out his vineyard unto other husbandmen.; Mark 12: 9 will give the vineyard unto others.; Luke 13: 6 fig tree planted in his vineyard.; Jacob 5: 3 (Jacob 5: 3-77) Israel, like unto a tame olivetree... nourished in his vineyard.; Jacob 6: 2 (Jacob 6: 1-13) servants of the Lord shall... prune his vineyard.; Alma 13: 23 glad tidings declared unto us in all parts of our vineyard.; D&C 21: 9 I will bless all those who labor in my vineyard.; D&C 24: 19 thou art called to prune my vineyard.; D&C 33: 4 my vineyard has become corrupted.; D&C 43: 28 labor ye in my vineyard for the last time.; D&C 101: 56 (D&C 101: 44-62) redeem my vineyard.; D&C 103: 21 (D&C 103: 15-26) servant to whom the Lord of the vineyard spake in the parable.; D&C 107: 96 seven times seventy, if the labor in the vineyard of necessity requires it.; D&C 138: 56 prepared to come forth... to labor in his vineyard.

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Violence

Gen. 6: 11 earth was filled with violence.; Ps. 11: 5 him that loveth violence his soul hateth.; Prov. 10: 6 violence covereth the mouth of the wicked.; Isa. 53: 9 (Mosiah 14: 9) he had done no violence.; Isa. 60: 18 Violence shall no more be heard in thy land.; Jer. 22: 3 do no violence to the stranger.; Jer. 51: 46 violence in the land, ruler against ruler.; Ezek. 7: 11 Violence is risen up into a rod of wickedness.; Ezek. 12: 19 desolate... because of the violence of all them.; Amos 3: 10 they know not to do right... who store up violence.; Micah 2: 2 covet fields, and take them by violence.; Micah 6: 12 rich men thereof are full of violence.; Hab. 1: 3 spoiling and violence are before me.; Mal. 2: 16 one covereth violence with his garment.; Matt. 11: 12 kingdom of heaven suffereth violence.; Luke 3: 14 Do violence to no man.; Rev. 18: 21 with violence shall... Babylon be thrown down.; D&C 24: 16 whosoever shall lay their hands upon you by violence.; Moses 8: 28 it was filled with violence.; Abr. 1: 12 priests laid violence upon me.

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Viper

Matt. 3: 7(Matt. 12: 34; Matt. 23: 33; Luke 3: 7; D&C 121: 23 ) generation of vipers.; Acts 28: 3 there came a viper out of the heat.

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Virgin

(see also Damsel; Jesus Christ, Birth of )

Ex. 22: 17 pay money according to the dowry of virgins.; Lev. 21: 14 take a virgin of his own people to wife.; Deut. 22: 28 If a man find a damsel that is a virgin.; Isa. 7: 14 (Matt. 1: 23; 2 Ne. 17: 14 )virgin shall conceive, and bear a son.; Isa. 37: 22 virgin, the daughter of Zion, hath despised thee.; Isa. 62: 5 as a young man marrieth a virgin, so shall thy sons marry thee.; Jer. 14: 17 virgin daughter of my people is broken.; Amos 5: 2 virgin of Israel is fallen.; Matt. 25: 1 kingdom of heaven be likened unto ten virgins.; Luke 1: 27 virgin espoused to a man whose name was Joseph.; 1 Cor. 7: 25 concerning virgins I have no commandment.; 2 Cor. 11: 2 that I may present you as a chaste virgin to Christ.; Rev. 14: 4 not defiled with women, for they are virgins.; 1 Ne. 11: 13 in the city of Nazareth I beheld a virgin.; 1 Ne. 11: 15 virgin, most beautiful and fair above all other virgins.; 1 Ne. 11: 18 virgin whom thou seest is the mother of the Son of God.; Alma 7: 10 Mary... being a virgin, a precious and chosen vessel.; D&C 45: 56 parable be fulfilled... concerning the ten virgins.; D&C 63: 54 until that hour there will be foolish virgins.; D&C 132: 61 if any man espouse a virgin.; Abr. 1: 11 priest had offered upon this altar three virgins.

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Virtue, Virtuous

(see also Chastity; Cleanliness; Goodness; Holiness; Modesty; Purity; Sacred )

Ruth 3: 11 thou art a virtuous woman.; Ps. 24: 4 He that hath clean hands, and a pure heart.; Prov. 12: 4 virtuous woman is a crown to her husband.; Prov. 31: 10 virtuous woman... her price is far above rubies.; Mark 5: 30 (Luke 8: 46) knowing... virtue had gone out of him.; Luke 6: 19 went virtue out of him, and healed them all.; Philip. 4: 8 if there be any virtue... think on these things.; 2 Pet. 1: 3 him that hath called us to glory and virtue.; 2 Pet. 1: 5 add to your faith virtue, and to virtue knowledge.; Alma 31: 5 try the virtue of the word of God.; Moro. 9: 9 precious above all... chastity and virtue.; D&C 4: 6 Remember faith, virtue, knowledge.; D&C 25: 2 walk in the paths of virtue before me.; D&C 38: 24 (D&C 46: 33) practise virtue and holiness before me.; D&C 88: 40 virtue loveth virtue.; D&C 107: 30 decisions of these quorums... to be made in... virtue.; D&C 121: 41 No power... ought to be maintained by virtue of the priesthood.; D&C 121: 45 let virtue garnish thy thoughts unceasingly.; D&C 132: 7 of no efficacy, virtue, or force in and after the resurrection.; D&C 132: 52 who are virtuous and pure before me.; A of F 13 believe in being... virtuous... if there is anything virtuous.

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Visible

Col. 1: 16 by him were all things created... visible and invisible.; Moses 6: 36 he beheld also things which were not visible to the natural eye.

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Vision

(see also Dreams; God, Privilege of Seeing; Revelation )

Gen. 15: 1 word of the Lord came... in a vision.; Gen. 46: 2 God spake... in the visions of the night.; Num. 12: 6 Lord will make myself known unto him in a vision.; Num. 24: 4 saw the vision of the Almighty.; 1 Sam. 3: 1 word of the Lord... was no open vision.; 1 Sam. 3: 15 Samuel feared to shew Eli the vision.; 2 Sam. 7: 17 (1 Chr. 17: 15) according to all this vision, so did Nathan speak.; 2 Chr. 26: 5 had understanding in the visions of God.; Job 4: 13 thoughts from the visions of the night.; Job 7: 14 thou... terrifiest me through visions.; Job 33: 15 (2 Ne. 27: 3) In a dream, in a vision of the night.; Ps. 89: 19 thou spakest in vision to thy holy one.; Prov. 29: 18 no vision, the people perish.; Isa. 1: 1 vision of Isaiah.; Isa. 22: 1 burden of the valley of vision.; Isa. 28: 7 they err in vision.; Isa. 29: 11 vision of all is become unto you as the words of a book.; Jer. 1: 11 word of the Lord... saying... what seest thou.; Jer. 14: 14 they prophesy... a false vision.; Jer. 23: 16 they speak a vision of their own heart.; Lam. 2: 9 her prophets also find no vision.; Ezek. 1: 1 I saw visions of God.; Ezek. 7: 26 then shall they seek a vision of the prophet.; Ezek. 8: 3 spirit... brought me in the visions of God to Jerusalem.; Ezek. 11: 24 spirit... brought me in a vision... into Chaldea.; Ezek. 12: 22 days are prolonged, and every vision faileth.; Ezek. 13: 7 Have ye not seen a vain vision.; Ezek. 40: 2 In the visions of God brought he me into... Israel.; Ezek. 43: 3 visions were like the vision that I saw by the river.; Dan. 1: 17 Daniel had understanding in all visions.; Dan. 2: 19 secret revealed unto Daniel in a night vision.; Dan. 7: 2 I saw in my vision by night.; Dan. 8: 1 vision appeared unto me... Daniel.; Dan. 8: 26 vision of the evening and the morning... is true.; Dan. 9: 24 Seventy weeks are determined... to seal up the vision.; Dan. 10: 7 Daniel alone saw the vision.; Hosea 12: 10 I have multiplied visions.; Joel 2: 28 (Acts 2: 17) young men shall see visions.; Obad. 1: 1 vision of Obadiah.; Micah 3: 6 ye shall not have a vision.; Nahum 1: 1 book of the vision of Nahum.; Hab. 2: 2 Write the vision, and make it plain upon tables.; Zech. 13: 4 prophets shall be ashamed... of his vision.; Matt. 17: 9 Tell the vision to no man.; Luke 1: 22 they perceived that he had seen a vision.; Luke 24: 23 they had also seen a vision of angels.; Acts 7: 55 saw... Jesus standing on the right hand of God.; Acts 9: 10 to him said the Lord in a vision, Ananias.; Acts 10: 3 He saw in a vision.; Acts 11: 5 in a trance I saw a vision.; Acts 12: 9 he... thought he saw a vision.; Acts 16: 9 (Acts 18: 9)vision appeared to Paul in the night.; Acts 23: 11 the night following the Lord stood by him.; Acts 26: 19 I was not disobedient unto the heavenly vision.; Acts 27: 23 stood by me this night the angel of God.; 2 Cor. 12: 1 I will come to visions and revelations.; Rev. 9: 17 I saw the horses in the vision.; 1 Ne. 1: 8 he was carried away in a vision.; 1 Ne. 5: 4 if I had not seen the things of God in a vision.; 1 Ne. 8: 2 dreamed a dream, or... I have seen a vision.; 1 Ne. 10: 17 things which he saw in a vision.; 2 Ne. 1: 4 I have seen a vision, in which... Jerusalem.; 2 Ne. 4: 23 hath given me knowledge by visions.; Alma 8: 20 man whom an angel said in a vision.; Alma 19: 16 on account of a remarkable vision of her father.; Alma 38: 7 I have seen an angel face to face.; D&C 76: 14 with whom we conversed in the heavenly vision.; D&C 76: 47 Lord, show it by vision unto many.; D&C 76: 50 we bear record - for we saw and heard.; D&C 76: 80 end of the vision... of the terrestrial.; D&C 76: 81 we saw the glory of the telestial.; D&C 110: 11 After this vision closed, the heavens were again opened.; D&C 137: 1 I beheld the celestial kingdom.; D&C 138: 60 vision of the redemption of the dead.; Moses 1: 2 saw God face to face, and he talked with him.; Moses 1: 27 Moses... beheld the earth.; Moses 7: 23 Enoch beheld... all the nations of the earth.; Abr. 1: 15 filled me with the vision of the Almighty.; JS-H 1: 17 I saw two Personages.; JS-H 1: 21 saying... there were no such things as visions.; JS-H 1: 24 nevertheless a fact that I had beheld a vision.; JS-H 1: 33 a messenger sent from the presence of God.; JS-H 1: 72 messenger who visited us on this occasion.; A of F 7 We believe in... prophecy, revelation, visions.

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Visit

(see also Visitation)

Gen. 21: 1 Lord visited Sarah as he had said.; Ex. 20: 5 (Ex. 34: 7; Num. 14: 18; Deut. 5: 9; Mosiah 13: 13 )visiting the iniquity of the fathers upon the children.; 1 Sam. 2: 21 Lord visited Hannah, so that she conceived.; Ps. 8: 4 (Heb. 2: 6) What is... the son of man, that thou visitest him.; Ps. 59: 5 God of Israel, awake to visit all the heathen.; Jer. 5: 9 (Jer. 5: 29; Jer. 9: 9 ) Shall I not visit for these things.; Jer. 23: 2 I will visit upon you the evil of your doings.; Jer. 29: 10 after seventy years be accomplished at Babylon I will visit you.; Ezek. 38: 8 After many days thou shalt be visited.; Hosea 2: 13 I will visit upon her the days of Baalim.; Amos 3: 14 I shall visit the transgressions of Israel upon him.; Matt. 25: 36 I was sick, and ye visited me.; Luke 1: 68 (Luke 7: 16) God... hath visited and redeemed his people.; James 1: 27 Pure religion... is this, To visit the fatherless.; 1 Ne. 2: 16 I did cry unto the Lord, and behold he did visit me.; 1 Ne. 13: 34 have visited the remnant of the house of Israel.; 1 Ne. 19: 11 God surely shall visit all the house of Israel.; 2 Ne. 4: 26 if the Lord... hath visited men in so much mercy.; Mosiah 4: 26 visiting the sick.; Mosiah 11: 20 (Alma 9: 12) except they repent I will visit them in mine anger.; Mosiah 11: 22 jealous God, visiting the iniquities of my people.; Mosiah 27: 7 Lord did visit them and prosper them.; Alma 17: 10 Lord did visit them with his Spirit.; Alma 34: 28 visit not the sick... your prayer is vain.; 3 Ne. 7: 21 had been visited by the power and Spirit of God.; Morm. 1: 15 I was visited of the Lord.; D&C 5: 16 them will I visit with... my Spirit.; D&C 20: 47 visit the house of each member.; D&C 27: 7 Zacharias he (Elias)visited and gave promise that he should have a son.; D&C 44: 6 visit the poor and the needy.; D&C 76: 73 spirits of men kept in prison, whom the Son visited.; D&C 88: 53 I will visit you with the joy of my countenance.; D&C 97: 26 visit her according to all her works.; D&C 116: 1 Adam-ondi-Ahman... where Adam shall come to visit his people.; D&C 124: 50 will visit upon the heads of those who hindered my work.; Abr. 1: 17 I have come down to visit them.

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Visitation

Job 10: 12 thy visitation hath preserved my spirit.; Isa. 10: 3 (2 Ne. 20: 3) what will ye do in the day of visitation.; Jer. 8: 12 in the time of their visitation they shall be cast down.; Jer. 11: 23 evil upon the men of Anathoth, even the year of their visitation.; Jer. 48: 44 even upon Moab, the year of their visitation.; Hosea 9: 7 days of visitation are come.; Micah 7: 4 day of thy watchmen and thy visitation cometh.; Luke 19: 44 knewest not the time of thy visitation.; 1 Pet. 2: 12 glorify God in the day of visitation.; 2 Ne. 20: 3 what will ye do in the day of visitation.; Morm. 9: 2 will ye believe in the day of your visitation.; Moro. 8: 26 because of meekness and lowliness of heart cometh the visitation of the Holy Ghost.; D&C 56: 1 (D&C 124: 8) in the day of visitation and of wrath upon the nations.

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Vocally

(see also Voice)

D&C 19: 28(D&C 81: 3) pray vocally as well as in thy heart.; D&C 20: 47 exhort them to pray vocally.; D&C 23: 6 pray vocally before the world.; JS-H 1: 14 never as yet made the attempt to pray vocally.

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Voice

(see also Noise; Sound )

Gen. 3: 8(Moses 4: 14) they heard the voice of the Lord.; Gen. 27: 22 voice is Jacob’s voice, but the hands are... of Esau.; Ex. 15: 26 hearken to the voice of the Lord.; Ex. 19: 19 God answered him by a voice.; Ex. 24: 3 all the people answered with one voice.; Num. 7: 89 Moses... heard the voice of one speaking.; Num. 21: 3 Lord hearkened to the voice of Israel.; Deut. 4: 12 ye heard the voice of the words.; Deut. 4: 33 Did ever people hear the voice of God speaking.; Deut. 5: 24 heard his voice out of the midst of the fire.; 1 Kgs. 19: 12 after the fire a still small voice.; Ps. 95: 7 (Heb. 3: 7, 15; Heb. 4: 7 ) To day if ye will hear his voice.; Ps. 106: 25 hearkened not unto the voice of the Lord.; Eccl. 5: 3 fool’s voice is known by multitude of words.; Isa. 6: 8 I heard the voice of the Lord.; Isa. 30: 30 Lord shall cause his glorious voice to be heard.; Isa. 40: 3 (Matt. 3: 3; Mark 1: 3; Luke 3: 4; John 1: 23; 2 Ne. 33: 13; D&C 88: 66 )voice of him that crieth in the wilderness.; Isa. 42: 2 (Matt. 12: 19) his voice to be heard in the street.; Isa. 50: 10 obeyeth the voice of his servant.; Isa. 66: 6 voice from the temple, a voice of the Lord.; Jer. 7: 23 Obey my voice.; Jer. 7: 34 (Jer. 16: 9; Jer. 25: 10; Rev. 18: 23 )voice of mirth, and the voice of gladness.; Jer. 31: 15 (Matt. 2: 18)voice was heard in Ramah.; Jer. 42: 6 we will obey the voice of the Lord.; Ezek. 43: 2 (Rev. 1: 15; Rev. 14: 2; D&C 110: 3; D&C 133: 22 ) his voice was like a noise of many waters.; Dan. 4: 31 fell a voice from heaven.; Dan. 10: 6 voice of his words like the voice of a multitude.; Joel 2: 11 Lord shall utter his voice before his army.; Zeph. 1: 14 even the voice of the day of the Lord.; Matt. 3: 17 (Mark 1: 11; Luke 3: 22 )voice from heaven, saying, This is my beloved Son.; Matt. 17: 5 (Mark 9: 7; Luke 9: 35 )voice out of the cloud... This is my beloved Son.; John 3: 29 rejoiceth greatly because of the bridegroom’s voice.; John 5: 25 dead shall hear the voice of the Son.; John 5: 37 Ye have neither heard his voice at any time.; John 10: 3 sheep hear his voice.; John 10: 4 sheep follow him: for they know his voice.; John 10: 16 they shall hear my voice.; John 10: 27 (Mosiah 26: 21) My sheep hear my voice.; John 12: 28 Then came there a voice from heaven.; John 18: 37 Every one that is of the truth heareth my voice.; Acts 4: 24 they lifted up their voice to God.; Acts 7: 31 voice of the Lord came unto him.; Acts 9: 7 speechless, hearing a voice, but seeing no man.; Acts 10: 13 (Acts 11: 7) came a voice to him, Rise, Peter.; Acts 22: 7 (Acts 26: 14)voice saying unto me, Saul, Saul.; Acts 22: 9 they heard not the voice of him that spake to me.; 1 Cor. 14: 10 There are... so many kinds of voices in the world.; 1 Thes. 4: 16 Lord... with the voice of the archangel.; Heb. 12: 19 voice they that heard intreated.; 2 Pet. 1: 17 came such a voice to him.; 2 Pet. 1: 18 voice which came from heaven we heard.; 2 Pet. 2: 16 dumb ass speaking with man’s voice forbad... the prophet.; Rev. 3: 20 if any man hear my voice, and open the door.; Rev. 8: 5 voices, and thunderings, and lightnings.; Rev. 10: 4 I heard a voice from heaven.; Rev. 12: 10 voice saying in heaven, Now is come salvation.; Rev. 19: 1 I heard a great voice of much people in heaven.; 1 Ne. 4: 18 I did obey the voice of the Spirit.; 1 Ne. 17: 45 ye have heard his voice.; 2 Ne. 31: 12 voice of the Son came unto me.; Enos 1: 5 voice unto me, saying, Enos.; Mosiah 29: 25 choose you by the voice of this people.; Mosiah 29: 26 not common that the voice of the people desireth anything contrary.; Alma 5: 38 (Hel. 7: 18) if ye will not hearken unto the voice of the good shepherd.; Alma 10: 20 well doth he cry unto this people, by the voice of his angels.; Hel. 5: 30 still voice of perfect mildness.; Hel. 10: 3 as he was thus pondering... a voice came unto him.; Hel. 12: 9 at his voice do the hills and the mountains tremble.; 3 Ne. 11: 3 being a small voice it did pierce them.; 3 Ne. 15: 21 Other sheep... shall hear my voice.; D&C 1: 2 voice of the Lord is unto all men.; D&C 1: 4 (D&C 63: 37; D&C 112: 5 )voice of warning shall be unto all people.; D&C 1: 38 by mine own voice or by the voice of my servants.; D&C 18: 35 my voice which speaketh them unto you.; D&C 20: 35 know that these things are true... by... the voice of God.; D&C 27: 1 Listen to the voice of Jesus Christ.; D&C 29: 4 sound of rejoicing, as with the voice of a trump.; D&C 35: 21 they will hear my voice, and shall see me.; D&C 38: 34 appointed by the voice of the church.; D&C 38: 41 preaching be the warning voice.; D&C 43: 25 (D&C 88: 90) How oft have I called upon you... by mine own voice.; D&C 50: 1 give ear to the voice of the living God.; D&C 68: 4 speak when moved upon by the Holy Ghost... shall be the voice of the Lord.; D&C 75: 1 who speak even by the voice of my Spirit.; D&C 76: 23 heard the voice bearing record.; D&C 84: 42 confirm upon you... by mine own voice.; D&C 84: 52 receiveth not my voice is not acquainted with my voice.; D&C 85: 6 still small voice, which whispereth through.; D&C 93: 1 obeyeth my voice... shall see my face.; D&C 104: 36 made known to him by the voice of the Spirit.; D&C 107: 27 decision made by either of these quorums must be by the unanimous voice.; D&C 108: 2 resist no more my voice.; D&C 128: 20 voice of the Lord in the wilderness of Fayette.; D&C 130: 13 voice declared to me, while I was praying.; D&C 133: 50 his voice shall be heard.; D&C 137: 7 thus came the voice of the Lord.; D&C 138: 20 among the ungodly... his voice was not raised.; D&C 138: 26 but few who hearkened to his voice.; Moses 6: 27 heard a voice from heaven, saying: Enoch.; Moses 7: 48 Enoch looked upon the earth, and he heard a voice.

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Void

(see also Empty)

Gen. 1: 2(Jer. 4: 23; Moses 2: 2 ) earth was without form, and void.; Deut. 32: 28 they are a nation void of counsel.; Ps. 119: 126 they have made void thy law.; Prov. 11: 12 He that is void of wisdom despiseth his neighbour.; Isa. 55: 11 my word... shall not return unto me void.; Acts 24: 16 (D&C 135: 4) conscience void of offence toward God.; Rom. 3: 31 Do we then make void the law through faith.; Rom. 4: 14 if they which are of the law be heirs, faith is made void.; Alma 12: 23 word would have been void.

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Voluntary

Lev. 1: 3 offer it of his own voluntary will.; Lev. 7: 16 if... a voluntary offering, it shall be eaten.; Col. 2: 18 Let no man beguile you of your reward in a voluntary humility.

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Vomit

Lev. 18: 25 land itself vomiteth out her inhabitants.; Prov. 26: 11 As a dog returneth to his vomit.; Isa. 28: 8 all tables are full of vomit.; Jonah 2: 10 Lord spake unto the fish, and it vomited out Jonah.; 2 Pet. 2: 22 (3 Ne. 7: 8) dog is turned to his own vomit.

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Vote

(see also Common Consent)

D&C 20: 63 receive their licenses... by vote of the church.; D&C 20: 65 No person is to be ordained... without the vote of that church.; D&C 102: 19 councilors to sanction the same by their vote.

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Vow

(see also Covenants; Oath; Pledge; Promise; Swearing; BD Vows )

Gen. 28: 20 Jacob vowed a vow.; Gen. 31: 13 vowedst a vow unto me.; Lev. 27: 2 man shall make a singular vow.; Num. 6: 2 man or woman shall separate themselves to vow a vow.; Num. 21: 2 (Deut. 23: 21) Israel vowed a vow unto the Lord.; Num. 30: 2 (Isa. 19: 21)vow a vow unto the Lord... he shall not break his word.; Judg. 11: 30 Jephthah vowed a vow unto the Lord.; 1 Sam. 1: 11 she vowed a vow.; Job 22: 27 hear thee, and thou shalt pay thy vows.; Ps. 22: 25 pay my vows before them that fear him.; Ps. 50: 14 (Ps. 76: 11) pay thy vows unto the most High.; Ps. 56: 12 Thy vows are upon me.; Ps. 61: 5 God, hast heard my vows.; Ps. 116: 14 pay my vows unto the Lord.; Ps. 132: 2 sware unto the Lord, and vowed.; Eccl. 5: 4 vowest a vow unto God, defer not to pay it.; Jonah 2: 9 I will pay that that I have vowed.; Nahum 1: 15 keep thy solemn feasts, perform thy vows.; Acts 18: 18 Paul... having shorn his head... for he had a vow.; Acts 21: 23 four men which have a vow.; D&C 59: 11 vows shall be offered up in righteousness.; D&C 108: 3 careful henceforth in observing your vows.; D&C 132: 7 All covenants... oaths, vows... not made and entered.

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Vulgarity

(see Profanity; Swearing )