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THE GIFT OF THE ATONEMENT - Favorite Writings on the Atonement of Jesus Christ

By: N/A

Price: $8.00  $7.20

Publisher: Salt Lake City, UT, Deseret Book: 2002

Seller ID: 46108

Condition: Very Good


Cover has some light edge and corner wear. Previous owner name inside front cover. Some interior markings, in pen, pencil and/or marker. ; "We solemnly declare at this Easter season the Atonement and Resurrection of Jesus Christ to be the greatest events in the history of the world. "— First Presidency Message, April 2001In this unique collection, some of the most important and inspirational wrtings from Church leaders and other beloved writeres about Christ's great atoning sacrifice have been assembled. Each chapter increases our understanding of this extraordinary and ma... View more info

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FAITH OF OUR FATHERS - VOL 1 - A House Divided

By: Allen, Nancy Campbell

Price: $16.95  $15.26

Publisher: American Fork, UT, Covenant Communications, Inc.: 2008

Seller ID: 39586

Condition: New


Brand new softcover book! ; It is the eve of the Civil War, and the delicate fabric of a young nation threatens to tear apart as volatile issues divide its people. James and Jeffrey Birmingham, brothers, now find themselves and their families on opposing sides of a great and terrible conflict. James is a wealthy Bostonian with a son who is a passionate and outspoken abolitionist, and a daughter who must hide her identity as the writer of controversial newspaper articles. Jeffrey, who lives on a South Carolina plantation, has a son who joins the Mormon Church, then leaves home after a failed ... View more info

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RUNNING ON EMPTY?

By: Alston, J. Burns

Price: $16.95

Publisher: Springville, UT, Cedar Fort, Inc.: 2008

Seller ID: 40027

Condition: New


Brand New! ; Happiness and contentment are not the same. Happiness is circumstantial - it depends on outside influences that are often beyond our control. Contentment, however, has no preconditions. Contentment can be found by all - rich or poor, sick or healthy, privileged or underprivileged. When was the last time you fueled up emotionally? Spiritually? Physically? Do you find yourself out of fuel when you encounter trials? We all need to find ways to refill our tanks as we navigate the road of life. If you're feeling overwhelmed, tired, confused, or just plain weary, the solution may lie i... View more info

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The Nauvoo Endowment Companies, 1845-1846: A Documentary History

By: Anderson, Devery Scott & Gary James Bergera

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Signature Books: 2005

Seller ID: 24898

Condition: New in New Dust Jacket


Brand new book. ; For the two months the Nauvoo temple was in operation (December 1845-February 1846) , scribes carefully documented all activities and events taking place inside, including lectures on portions of the ceremonies that were acted out as a play and the significance of sealing rituals. Their narratives begin with the lighting of fires and hauling of water each morning at 3: 00 a. M. In preparation for the day's events. Historians, biographers, and genealogists will find the details (federal marshals searching the building to serve arrest warrants, for instance) , as well... View more info

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JOSEPH SMITH'S QUORUM OF THE ANOINTED, 1842-1845 A Documentary History

By: Anderson, Devery Scott & Gary James Bergera & Todd Compton

Price: $39.95  $35.96

Publisher: Signature Books: 2005

Seller ID: 24899

Condition: New in New Dust Jacket


Brand New Book. ; The first Latter-day Saint temple ceremonies were performed, not in Kirtland, Ohio, but on the second floor of Joseph Smith's Red Brick Store in Nauvoo, Illinois. For nearly four years beginning in 1842, the prophet's modest mercantile functioned as the de facto temple— the site of the first washings, anointings, endowments, and sealings. Preparations to initiate the first members of Joseph Smith's Quorum of the Anointed, or Holy Order, as it was also known, were made on May 3, 1842. The walls of the second level of the store were painted with garden-themed murals... View more info

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INVESTIGATING THE BOOK OF MORMON WITNESSES

By: Anderson, Richard L.

Price: $17.99  $16.19

Publisher: Salt Lake City, UT, Deseret Book: 1989

Seller ID: 29891

Condition: New


Brand New! ; Published in every edition of the Book of Mormon are the testimonies of eight witnesses who saw the metal plates from which the prophet Joseph Smith translated the ancient scriptural account and of three witnesses who not only saw the plates but who were shown them by an angel. Who were these witnesses? Can we take their testimonies seriously? In this carefully researched, thought-provoking book, Dr. Richard Lloyd Anderson presents evidence from original sources on each of the eleven witnesses and concludes: "Statements clearly traced to the witnesses verify the testimonies p... View more info

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MOTHERS OF THE PROPHETS

By: Arrington, Leonard J, Madsen, Susan Arrington and Jones, Emily Madsen

Price: $18.95

Publisher: Salt Lake City, UT, Bookcraft: 2001

Seller ID: 29694

Condition: New in New dust jacket


Brand New!; David McKay, father of the prophet David O. McKay, was telling his family about his mission to Scotland. As he described the fields of heather, the music of bagpipes, the imposing castles, and the thousands of sheep dotting the hillsides, one of his sons asked him if he had seen any miracles while on his mission. David's eyes immediately met those of his wife, Jeanette, and putting his arm around her and pulling her close, he replied, "Your mother is the greatest miracle I have ever seen on this earth. "Filled with such stories, this revised edition of Mothers of the Prophe... View more info

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Counseling with Our Councils (Revised Edition) - Learning to Minister Together in the Church and in the Family

By: Ballard, M. Russell

Price: $25.99  $23.39

Publisher: Salt Lake City, UT, Deseret Book: 1997

Seller ID: 29617

Condition: New in New Dust Jacket


Brand New! ; Leaders will call this "The Book for Meetings"In this significant new volume, Elder M. Russell Ballard of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles discusses how members of ward and stake councils, as well as parents presiding over family councils, can better make use of the opportunity to counsel together to find solutions to the problems confronting families and individuals today. "No longer, " writes Elder Ballard, "can any one leader, either man or woman-or for that matter, any parent-attempt to provide what is so desperately needed in the lives of our families an... View more info

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Counseling with Our Councils (Revised Edition) - Learning to Minister Together in the Church and in the Family

By: Ballard, M. Russell

Price: $17.99

Publisher: Salt Lake City, UT, Deseret Book: 2003

Seller ID: 29823

Condition: New


Brand New!; Leaders will call this "The Book for Meetings"In this significant new volume, Elder M. Russell Ballard of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles discusses how members of ward and stake councils, as well as parents presiding over family councils, can better make use of the opportunity to counsel together to find solutions to the problems confronting families and individuals today. "No longer, " writes Elder Ballard, "can any one leader, either man or woman-or for that matter, any parent-attempt to provide what is so desperately needed in the lives of our families and ... View more info

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An Lds Girl's Guide to Getting a Date - The A. C. T. Formula and Other Surefire Methods for Catching a Man

By: Barlow, Brent A

Price: $11.95  $10.76

Publisher: Salt Lake City, UT, Leatherwood Press: 2005

Seller ID: 33686

Condition: New


Brand New!; Dr. Brent Barlow addresses a popular subject in this handy must-have resource for all dating singles. ACT stands for "animation, " "closeness, " and "touch"- three important keys in communicating how you feel to a possible love interest. Dr. Barlow will take you through each key, explaining just what it takes to have a more successful dating life. ; 6" x 6" View more info

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THIS NATION SHALL ENDURE

By: Benson, Ezra Taft

Price: $12.99  $11.69

Publisher: Archive Publishers: 2011

Seller ID: 30683

Condition: New


Brand new softcover book! ; The Lord has decreed that this land should be "the place of the new Jerusalem, which should come down out of heaven, and the holy sanctuary of the Lord." (Ether 13:3) Here is our nation's destiny! To serve God's eternal purposes and to prepare this land and people for America's eventual destiny, He "established the Constitution of this land, by the hands of wise men whom [He] raised up unto this very purpose, and redeemed the land by the shedding of blood." (D&C 101:80.)No man, however brilliant and perceptive, shall have a complete perspect... View more info

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Sacred Places - Vol 2 - New York and Pennsylvania - A Comprehensive Guide to LDS Historical Sites - New York and Pennsylvania

By: Berrett, LaMar C. And Porter, Larry C.

Price: $13.00  $11.70

Publisher: Salt Lake City, UT, Deseret Book: 2000

Seller ID: 57360

Condition: Very Good


Cover has some light edge and corner wear. No markings, clean inside and out, like new. ; The culmination of over twenty-five years of research and study, Deseret Book's new travel series, Sacred Places, will bring Church history to life for individuals and families alike. In their endeavor to help guide interested Saints to places made sacred by the sacrifices of those who have gone before, LaMar C. Berrett and the other series authors have filled Sacred Places with the best information available about our Church history sites. New York and Pennsylvania, the second volume of the series, ta... View more info

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Mormons, Scripture, and the Ancient World; Studies in Honor of John L. Sorenson

By: Bitton, Davis (editor)

Price: $12.00  $10.80

Publisher: Foundation for Ancient Research and Mormon St: 1998

Seller ID: 27805

Condition: Very Good in Very Good Dust Jacket


Slight edge wear, else is very nice. ; ; 6" x 9"; 519 pages; 0934893314 View more info

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Joseph; Leading Church Scholars Explore the Life and Ministry of the Prophet

By: Black, Susan Easton

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Deseret Book: 2005

Seller ID: 55372

Condition: Very Good in Very Good Dust Jacket


Cover has some light edge and corner wear. Pages are tight and clean. No noticed markings. Overall good condition. ; Explore the life and mission of Joseph Smith in this six-episode DVD and the companion book of essays. Thirty-three respected scholars – including Richard E. Turley, Jr., Andrew C. Skinner, Larry C. Porter, Milton V. Backman, and Robert J. Matthews – examine a variety of topics about the Prophet: • Scriptural prophecies foretelling his mission • The guiding of the Smith family to the area where Moroni buried his record • Continuing revelations that led Joseph in his w... View more info

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AS TIME GOES BY

By: Borrowman, Jerry

Price: $9.00  $8.10

Publisher: American Fork, UT, Covenant Communications, Inc.: 2007

Seller ID: 41498

Condition: Very Good in Very Good Dust Jacket


Cover has slight edge and corner wear. ; As German bombs fall over London and England is drawn into war, members of the Carlyle family are forced to make choices that will deeply affect their lives—and the lives of thousands of others. Family patriarch Philip, a member of the House of Lords and a confidant of Winston Churchill, has been struggling for the esteem of his peers since joining the LDS Church. As he slowly gains acceptance, little does Philip realize there is someone very close to him who would like to see him destroyed—even if it means takingthe entire country down with him. As... View more info

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The Story of Job

By: Brodsky, Beverly

Price: $8.00  $7.20

Publisher: New York, George Braziller: 1988

Seller ID: 52762

Condition: Very Good in Very Good Dust Jacket


Hardcover book and DJ are in good condition, with little wear and no noticed markings. Like new. ; Colorful and creative illustrations that make the story come alive. A great book for all ages. ; 11" x 9"; Unpaginated pages; 0807611425 View more info

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THE GATE OF HEAVEN - Insights on the Doctrines and Symbols of the Temple

By: Brown, Matthew B.

Price: $17.99  $16.19

Publisher: American Fork, UT, Covenant Communications, Inc.: 1999

Seller ID: 57119

Condition: New


Brand new softcover book! ; From the premortal world, where the plan of salvation was laid out and the need for temples was established, to the Restorations, in which the fullness of the gospel was reintroduced to the world in the temple ceremony, author Matthew B. Brown explores the rich heritage of symbolism that has characterized temples and temple worship through the ages, reverently examining the sacred doctrines associated with "the gate of heaven." Among many other topics, he discusses:Rituals and symbols from the tabernacle of Moses, the temple of Solomon, and the hol... View more info

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The Mysteries of Godliness - A History of Mormon Temple Worship

By: Buerger, David John

Price: $21.95

Publisher: Signature Books: 2002

Seller ID: 23354

Condition: New


Black softcover. Book is brand new! ; A veil of secrecy surrounds Mormon temple worship. While officially intended to preserve the sacredness of the experience, the silence leaves many Latter-day Saints mystified. What are the derivation and development of the holy endowment, and if these were known, would the experience be more meaningful? Modern parishioners lack context to interpret the arcane and syncretistic elements of the symbolism. For instance, David Buerger traces the evolution of the initiatory rites, including the New Testament-like foot washings, which originated in the Ohio per... View more info

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WHAT WE WISH WE'D KNOWN WHEN WE WERE NEWLYWEDS

By: Bytheway, John And Bytheway, Kimberly

Price: $12.99  $11.69

Publisher: Salt Lake City, UT, Bookcraft: 2000

Seller ID: 57535

Condition: New


Brand New! ; The reception is over, the decorations are put away and the third tier of the wedding cake is in the freezer. You've planned the wedding; now it's time to plan the marriage!What will life be like between now and your first anniversary? John and Kim Bytheway (who still consider themselves newlyweds) explore some of the wonderful adjustments of that first year. They talk about things like expectations, communication, appreciation, commitment and finances, and they also offer fun suggestions for keeping romance alive on a tight budget — all the things they wish they'd know... View more info

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THE INFINITE ATONEMENT

By: Callister, Tad R.

Price: $24.95  $22.46

Publisher: Salt Lake City, UT, Deseret Book: 2000

Seller ID: 29669

Condition: New in New Dust Jacket


Brand New! ; No doctrine is more central to the message of the restored gospel or to our individual happiness than the infinite and eternal Atonement of Jesus Christ. In this clearly written and powerfully moving book, Tad Callister focuses on the infinite power, coverage, and depth of the Atonement, and how the most profound blessings of the gospel are eternally linked to it. The Savior experienced infinite suffering as he brought the Atonement to pass, but because of the Atonement we are capable of experiencing the blessings of the resurrection and exaltation, of repentance, of freedom, of ... View more info