02) CONTEMPORARY LANGUAGE: Should we employ contemporary language or social science terms when teaching the Gospel? Is there power in using only the words found in scripture while describing doctrinal issues?

Prophetic Statements Ezra Taft Benson #1 It is important that in our teaching we make use of the language of holy writ. Alma said, “I … do command you in the language of him who hath commanded me” (Alma 5:61). The words and the way they are used in the Book of Mormon by the […]

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