Wresting the Scriptures

April 5, 2006

How wonderful it was to gather and hear the words of a living prophet and the Apostles of Jesus Christ at the recent General Conference.  As Latter-day Saints, we do not have all the answers to the mysteries of godliness and of the eternities and the workings of our Heavenly Father and his Only Begotten Son, Jesus Christ.  But we believe that Jesus Christ is literally the Son of God, and not figuratively.  We believe in his real power and priesthood, and we know something of his mission and how it relates to our Heavenly Father’s purposes.  What we know comes more from scripture and less from logical deduction or abstract philosophizing.  This is something we can be grateful for.

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