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1 John 2:2 And he is the propitiation for our sins: and not for ours only, but also for the sins of the whole world.

Discovering GraceAs a Mormon I heard the word atonement used in odd and often confusing ways.  Usually during General Conference I learned how I could apply it to my life, how it covered a multitude of things, how it would bring me personal strength, cleanse me and bring me happiness, and lastly how it will help me endure to the end.

Back then I was so clueless as to what the atonement was all about that, as a conversation starter, I asked a Christian woman in my homeschooling group if she believed in it. Looking back now I can’t imagine how bizarre she must have thought I was to even ask her such a question.

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flowers-cartoon-8The Visiting Teaching Message this month focuses on the forgiveness and mercy of Jesus Christ and how Mormons can apply it to their lives.

As I began reading the message I was struck by the quote from Dieter F. Uchtdorf where he said: “Forgiveness for our sins comes with conditions”.

He then goes on to say. “We must repent, and we must be willing to forgive others.”

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June 24 – Matthew 7:18; “A good tree cannot bring forth evil fruit, neither can a corrupt tree bring forth good fruit.”

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June 18 – Heb. 9:11-2; “But Christ being come and high priest of good things to come, by a greater and more perfect tabernacle, not made with hands, that is to say, not of this building; Neither by the blood of goats and calves, but by his own blood he entered in once into the holy place, having obtained eternal redemption for us”.

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May 31 – Hosea 11:9; “…for I am God, and not man; the Holy One in your midst of thee…”

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Mormons cannot refute the Bible tells us God is not man.  He has never been a man, nor will He ever be a man.  Ask a Mormon to memorize this Hosea passage and give you their opinion about it and the contradictory passage found in the Pearl of Great Price listed below.  This verse contradicts Joseph Smith’s teachings that God was once a man.

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Moses 7:35; “Behold, I am God; Man of Holiness is my name; Man of Counsel is my name; and Endless and Eternal is my name, also.”

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May 30 – “For such are false apostles, deceitful workers, transforming themselves into the apostles of Christ.  And no marvel; for Satan himself is transformed into an angel of light.”  2 Cor. 11:13-14.

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May 27 – John 16:7-8; “Nevertheless I tell you the truth; it is expedient for you that I go away: for if I go not away, the Comforter will not come unto you; but if I depart, I will send him unto you. And when he is come, he will reprove the world of sin, and of righteousness, and of judgment: Of sin, because they believe not on me.”

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