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Seven Steps to Exaltation

Seven Steps to Exaltation

By Blaine and Brenton Yorgason

From their book “Spiritual Survival in the Last Days”

The scriptures indicate that there are seven steps we each must take before we can gain exaltation. All of these are to be accomplished during this life, though of course Alma points out that this life lasts from birth until the resurrection. (See Alma 12:24.) Therefore, we have that length of time to accomplish these things. But if we do not accomplish each of these steps sometime during that period, then we can never expect to dwell with God as exalted beings.

These seven steps, these eternally significant events, are:

1. Being born.

2. Being baptized.

3. Receiving the endowment.

4. Entering into the new and everlasting covenant of marriage.

5. Being called as a son or daughter of Christ.

6. Being elected to membership in Christ’s eternal church, the General Assembly and Church of the Firstborn.

7. Having this last mentioned calling and election made sure through revelation…