Posts Tagged ‘ sacrament ’

Literary DCGD #16: Sabbath School Opening Hymn

April 21, 2013 | no comments

When we discuss the Sabbath in lessons, we can either focus on the things that we should not do to keep the day holy or we can focus on the things we can and should do. The 16th Gospel Doctrine lesson for the Doctrine and Covenants focuses more on the latter than on the former, discussing attending Sunday meetings and taking the sacrament first before moving on to the concept of a day of rest and keeping the day holy. And I think for most Mormons today the focus is on what we do on the Sabbath—go to Church. Read more »

I Have a Question, 1891

April 9, 2009 | no comments

These questions and answers are from the Juvenile Instructor of 1891. Some of them appear in columns headed “Editorial Thoughts,” some of which are explicitly signed The Editor, marking them as the work of George Q. Cannon. Read more »

One Christmas, Everlasting

December 23, 2008 | one comment

Merry Christmas from Christmases past! Read more »

Christmas and the Sacrament

December 21, 2008 | 4 comments

There is only one Christmas. Each year it comes slightly more into view. Read more »


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