The Mormon Country: A Summer with the "Latter-day Saints".

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United States Publishing Company, 1874 - 225 pages

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Page 150 - Else what shall they do which are baptized for the dead, if the dead rise not at all ? Why are they then baptized for the dead?
Page 147 - We believe that through the atonement of Christ all mankind may be saved by obedience to the laws and ordinances of the Gospel.
Page 148 - We believe the Bible to be the word of God as far as it is translated correctly; we also believe the Book of Mormon to be the word of God.
Page 213 - Relations, and ordered to be printed. To the Senate and House of Representatives: I...
Page 149 - We believe in being honest, true, chaste, benevolent, virtuous, and in doing good to all men ; indeed we may say that we follow the admonition of Paul, "We believe all things, we hope all things," we have endured many things, and hope to be able to endure all things.
Page 148 - God. 9. We believe all that God has revealed, all that He does now reveal, and we believe that He will yet reveal many great and important things pertaining to the kingdom of God.
Page 162 - Blessed are they that do his commandments, that they may have right to the tree of life, and may enter in through the gates into the city. 15 For without are dogs, and sorcerers, and whoremongers, and murderers, and idolaters, and whosoever loveth and maketh a lie.
Page 148 - Almighty God according to the dictates of our conscience, and allow all men the same privilege, let them worship how, where, or what they may.
Page 148 - We believe that, through the atonement of Christ, all mankind may be saved by obedience to the laws and ordinances of the Gospel. We believe that these ordinances are : First, Faith in the Lord Jesus Christ ; Second, Repentance ; Third, Baptism by immersion for the remission of sins ; Fourth, Laying on of hands for the gift of the Holy Ghost.
Page 148 - We believe that a man must be called of God, by " prophecy, and by laying on of hands," by those who are in authority to preach the Gospel and administer in the ordinances thereof.

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