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Ezra Taft Benson: Not Commanded in All Things

Written by Paul Wilson

Summary Ezra Taft Benson encourages members to take action on their own in doing good things, instead of waiting for specific instructions. He highlights the importance of fighting for freedom and...

Brigham Young: Truth is obeyed when it is loved

Written by Paul Wilson

Summary Brigham Young teaches that obeying God's commandments is essential. That the Saints must follow all God's laws strictly and fully. Doing so brings blessings and closeness to God. But...

Brigham Young: Standing Against Sin for Salvation

Written by Paul Wilson

Summary Brigham Young emphasizes the importance of learning spiritual truths to improve our lives now and ensure our eternal well-being. He stresses that life is an ongoing battle against sin...

Legitimacy and Illegitimacy by John Taylor

Written by Paul Wilson

Sermon Highlights Here are the key points from President (an Elder at the time) John Taylor's sermon on legitimacy and illegitimacy authority: Legitimate authority and rule comes from God. Earthly...