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Day 22 | Blessed Are Ye

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Henrik Olrik, Sankt Matthaeus Kirke Copenhagen altarpiece, (Public domain), via Wikimedia Commons. DAILY READING Matthew 5:1-20 3 Nephi 12:1-20 For Younger Disciples CONSIDER AS YOU READ Why must we be reconciled to our brother or sister before we can come unto Christ with “full purpose of heart”? How can conversion (and re-conversion) to Christ bring newness…

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Day 23 | I Have Chosen

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James Tissot, The Sermon of the Beatitudes, Brooklyn Museum, [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons DAILY READING Matthew 5:21-48 3 Nephi 12:21-48 For Younger Disciples CONSIDER AS YOU READ Do Christ’s admonitions sound unreasonable? Why is it important to control one’s thoughts as well as one’s deeds? What, practically, does it mean to turn the other…

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Day 24 | Your Heart Be Also

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Carl Heinrich Bloch, Sermon on the Mount, [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons. DAILY READING Matthew 6 JST-Matthew 6:25-27 3 Nephi 13 For Younger Disciples CONSIDER AS YOU READ Do you try to ensure that your good deeds remain confidential? When you freely forgive, how does it make you more godlike? Where is your treasure? SUPPLEMENTAL READING…

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Day 25 | What Judgment

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Pieter Brueghel the Elder, Christ and the Woman Taken in Adultery, [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons. DAILY READING Matthew 7:1-14 JS-Matthew 7:4–17 Luke 6:37-42 3 Nephi 14:1-14 For Younger Disciples CONSIDER AS YOU READ Which is worse, to judge yourself or others unrighteously? Which is harder for you to refrain from doing? Is there a…

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Day 26 | By Their Fruits

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James Tissot, Curses against the Pharisees, [Public domain], Brooklyn Museum. DAILY READING Matthew 7:15-29 Luke 6:43-49 3 Nephi 14:15-27 For Younger Disciples CONSIDER AS YOU READ What are motes and beams? What kinds of good fruit does the Lord expect you to bring forth? Why is the Golden Rule at the heart of all true…

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Day 27 | I Say Unto Thee, Arise

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J. Kirk Richards, The Paralytic, Used with artist’s permission. DAILY READING Matthew 8:1-22 Luke 5:12-26, 7:1-18, 36-50 For Younger Disciples CONSIDER AS YOU READ What would you like to be healed of? Is any mortal ever fully worthy to ask for help from God? Why do we do it anyway? Why are some sick people…

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Day 28 | Alpha and Omega

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Paolo Veronese, Christ in the Garden of Gethsemane, [Public domain], via Wikipaintings. 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 I Am Alpha and Omega These letters from the Greek suggest the universal role of Jesus…

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