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What We Learn About Marriage from the Garden of Eden

A careful reading of the text of Genesis clearly indicates that Adam and Eve were married in the Garden of Eden, and that their marriage was intended to serve as a model for marriage for their descendants. https://ldsmag.com/what-we-learn-about-marriage-from-the-garden-of-eden/ Article by … Continue reading

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Preexistence and Creation: A Perspective on How to Read the Creation Story

The Genesis account of creation does not depict God creating matter out of nothing (what is traditionally called “creation ex nihlo”).  Instead, Genesis narrates God creating this earth out of matter that already existed. The focus is not on the grander … Continue reading

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“Wrestling” for Answers: 5 People from the Scriptures Who Asked Difficult Questions

http://www.ldsliving.com/-Wrestling-for-Answers-5-People-from-the-Scriptures-Who-Asked-Difficult-Questions/s/85300

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Revelation 5-6 and 19-22: Views and Perspectives

“The Book of Revelation has long been the source of much mystery, speculation, fantastic interpretations, and the source of near suffocating fervor that the world will be destroyed in the next five minutes (I just hope that I can finish … Continue reading

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James: Exhort and Encourage. New article on Interpreter

James: Exhort and Encourage was recently published on Interpreter. “James may be the most important book of scripture for the Restoration.  The now famous passage, “If any of you lack wisdom, let him ask of God,” (James 1:5) set the … Continue reading

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Acts 21-28: Faithfully Witness of Christ. New article on Interpreter

My latest article on Interpreter is available. “Acts 21-28: Faithfully Witness of Christ.” “I create a brief outline of these eight chapters, (1) offering a few insights into the religious and social tensions simmering in the days of Paul and … Continue reading

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John 10 and Hearing Unto Salvation

“In this Feast of Dedication context, Jesus is in the temple teaching that salvation comes to those who hear his voice as the good shepherd. But because of their history, and their future expectations, many Jews could not imagine a … Continue reading

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