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The Way to Perfection

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The publication of this text, The Way to Perfection, has come about through repeated requests from our workers for a faith-promoting discussion of doctrinal principles and historical themes which justify the large place salvation for the living and the dead occupies in the life of every Latter-day Saint. After much hesitation on his part the author was persuaded, and appoi

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Unknown Binding, 365 pages
Published January 1st 1984 by Deseret Book Co (first published January 1st 1978)
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Jan 06, 2010 Kelli rated it it was amazing
I found this book on a shelf in my house one day. It's very old and out of print and I didn't even know we had it, but I loved it! It was not light reading (it took me a few months of study to get through it). It was good instruction though. I learned a great deal about characters of the Old Testament and it clarified many scriptures that I thought I already understood. President Smith explains doctrines of salvation in a way that makes me want to know more and then to do more of what I know is ...more
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Great read on an array of gospel topics.....from premortal life, to Ephraim's role in the 2nd Coming, to the Spirit World, to the Resurrection.
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Joseph Fielding Smith, Jr. was the tenth president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church) from 1970 until his death. He was the son of Joseph F. Smith, who was the sixth president of the LDS Church. His grandfather was Hyrum Smith, brother of LDS Church founder Joseph Smith, Jr., who was Joseph Fielding's great-uncle.
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