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The Corruption of America (Great Look Into the Modern Day Gadianton Robbers)

Elder Bruce R. McConkie - Understanding the Book of Revelation

Elder Bruce R. McConkie - Understanding the Book of Revelation Provo, Utah: Maxwell Institute - The views expressed in this article are the views of the author and do not necessarily represent the position of the Maxwell Institute, Brigham Young University, or The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

One of our most fascinating exercises in scriptural interpretation is to study the book of Revelation, to ponder its truths, and to discover—to our surprise and amazementwhat this commonly misunderstood work is all about.

If you have already fallen in love with John's presentation of the plan of salvation as it is set out in the Apocalypse, you are one of the favored few in the Church. If this choice experience is yet ahead for you, the day and hour is here to launch one of the most intriguing and rewarding studies in gospel scholarship in which any of us ever engage.

Our purpose in this article is to lay a foundation and generate an interest in what is probably the most unique…

2/12/2012 -- Utah earthquake swarm at dormant Volcanic Chain = Craton ed...

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Teachings of The Prophet Joseph Smith (The Signs of The Savior's Return)...psst..We are seeing this right now!

Teachings of Joseph Smith
The signs of the Savior’s coming are being fulfilled; the faithful will recognize these signs and have peace in perilous times.
“We shall … do well to discern the signs of the times as we pass along, that the day of the Lord may not ‘overtake us as a thief in the night.’ [See D&C 106:4–5.]”4
“I will prophesy that the signs of the coming of the Son of Man are already commenced. One pestilence will desolate after another. We shall soon have war and bloodshed. The moon will be turned into blood. I testify of these things, and that the coming of the Son of Man is nigh, even at your doors. If our souls and our bodies are not looking forth for the coming of the Son of Man; and after we are dead, if we are not looking forth, we shall be among those who are calling for the rocks to fall upon them [see Revelation 6:15–17].”5
“Dearly and beloved brethren, we see that perilous times have come, as was testified of [see 2 Timothy 3:1]. We may look, then, with most…