Religious Educator: Perspectives on the Restored Gospel

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By Study and by Faith


scripture study, faith, stories of faith, doctrinal mastery, spiritual inoculation, eternal marriage

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In a General Authority training meeting, President Gordon B. Hinckley (1910–2008) said regarding the teaching of Church doctrine: “We cannot be too careful. We must watch that we do not get off [course]. In our efforts to be original and fresh and different, we may teach things which may not be entirely in harmony with the basic doctrines of this the restored Church of Jesus Christ. . . . We had better be more alert. . . . We must be watchmen on the tower.”