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Day 71 | Did Ye Not Believe?

February 14, 2015 / 0 comments

James Tissot, The Vine Dresser and the Fig Tree, Brooklyn Museum, Purchased by public subscription. DAILY READING Matthew 21:17-46 Mark 11:20-33, 12:1-12 Luke 20:1-18 For Younger Disciples CONSIDER AS YOU READ Was Christ unfair to the fig tree? Why would Christ not directly answer the question about the source of his authority? Do you always…

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Day 72 | All Live Unto Him

February 14, 2015 / 0 comments

Peter Paul Rubens, Showing the Tribute Money, [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons. DAILY READING Matthew 22:1-33 Mark 12:13-27 Luke 20:19-40 For Younger Disciples CONSIDER AS YOU READ How does Christ’s statement “render unto Caesar” apply to you? Do our critics still try to catch us in our doctrine with strained hypotheticals? What does Christ teach…

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Day 73 | What Think Ye?

February 14, 2015 / 0 comments

James Tissot, Widow’s Mite, Brooklyn Museum, Purchased by public subscription. DAILY READING Matthew 22:34-46, 23:1-39 Mark 12:28-44 Luke 20:41-47, 21:1-4 For Younger Disciples CONSIDER AS YOU READ What effect did Christ’s understanding of the scriptures have on those who wanted to confound him? Why does Jesus make the point about being David’s son in Luke…

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Day 74 | For the Elect’s Sake

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James Tissot, The Chaldees Destroy the Brazen Sea, [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons. DAILY READING Matthew 24:1-22 JS-Matthew 1:1-20 Mark 13:1-20 Luke 21:5-19; For Younger Disciples CONSIDER AS YOU READ How many of the named signs—iniquity abounding, wars and rumors of wars, love of many growing, etc.—have you seen increasing? What counsel does the Savior…

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Day 75 | Take Heed

February 14, 2015 / 0 comments

Enrique Simonet, He Wept over It, [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons. DAILY READING Matthew 24:23-31 JS-M 1:21-37 Mark 13:21-27 Luke 21:20-28 D&C 45:15-33 For Younger Disciples CONSIDER AS YOU READ Do you see “Jerusalem compassed with armies?” (Luke 21:20) Why do we need to look for the signs of His coming? How do we find…

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Day 76 | Watch Ye Therefore

February 14, 2015 / 0 comments

James Tissot, The Lord Wept, Brooklyn Museum, Puechased by public subscription. DAILY READING Matthew 24:32-51 JS-M 1:38-55 Mark 13:28-37 Luke 21:29-38 D&C 45:34-55 For Younger Disciples CONSIDER AS YOU READ In what sense are all things fulfilled in each of our lifetimes? Why does God keep the time of the Second Coming secret? How is…

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Day 77 | Be of Good Cheer

February 14, 2015 / 0 comments

Carl Heinrich Bloch, Gethsemane, [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons. DAILY READING There is no scripture reading assigned today. Use this day to catch up as needed and ponder the supplemental reading. For Younger Disciples SUPPLEMENTAL READING In the moonlit silence of that Near Eastern night, every acute pain, every heartfelt grief, every crushing wrong and…

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