Monthly Archives: May 2011

Jedidiah Morgan Grant’s Vision

Just before his death in 1856, Jedediah M. Grant received a vision of the spirit world. At his funeral, Heber C. Kimball spoke of President Grant’s vision: I went to see him one day last week, and he reached out … Continue reading

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Wilford Woodruff’s Vision in the St. George Temple

President Brigham Young called Wilford Woodruff of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles to be the temple president in St. George and directed him to begin in earnest the ordinance work for the dead. It was in this temple that … Continue reading

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Phoebe Woodruff’s Vision

In October 1838, Wilford Woodruff  began to lead 53 new Saints from his missionary labors in Maine to Nauvoo, Illinois.  It took them three months traveling in wagons.  Wilford took his wife and only child on this journey.  Early in … Continue reading

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Zebedee Coltrin’s Vision

Zebedee Coltrin Shares His Experiences  Presidents John Taylor and George Q. Cannon, Apostles Erastus Snow, Brigham Young, Francis M. Lyman, and Heber J. Grant, and Elders L. John Nuttall and Zebedee Coltrin present. Brother Zebedee Coltrin said:  I believe I … Continue reading

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D&C 124 Finish the race, part 2

Sometime into the teaching of this section, I was reminded of a story I heard about Florence Chadwick.  This story has great application in the lives of youth in keeping true to their covenants in the midst of trials and … Continue reading

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D&C 124 – Finish the race

Of all the sections in the Doctrine and Covenants, this section contains more names of individuals than any other.  While the message of this section focuses on building the temple in Nauvoo and the construction of the Nauvoo house, I … Continue reading

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