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Alma Preached At The City Of Gideon



Alma continued his tour of Zarahemla, as the churches' high priest.
His second stop was Gideon, a city named for a leader deceased.

The words he spoke are relevant to us;
here are some things he did discuss.

The Christ child shall be born to Mary, a virgin, among the Jews.
He will bear the sins of His people, and the bonds of death, loose.

Those who repent, are babtised, and keep the commandments,
shall have eternal life. No execpions; all His children have a chance!

Filthiness cannot inherit God,s kingdoms of glory- no way.'
Only the shed blood of The Holy Lamb can wash it away.

Humility, faith, hope and charity are all requirements for salvatiion.
Christ will be born and become a beacon unto all nations.
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Born 01 June 1940 at Roswell, New Mexico. Baptized 15 April 1972 in Spring Creek north of Cookeville, Tennessee, at Bend of the River. Ordained a high priest of The Church of Jesus Christ of Later-day Saints on 04 July 1976 by the late Robert N. Brady.I believe that the standard works, or scriptures, of the church are written by prophets, by revelation and are holy and sacrd. I feel an obligation to share them all, one daily. The only contribution of mine is to turn the prose into poetry so it can be submitted as poetry. I do not claim credit for the basic ideas, but I accept blame for all my mistakes. Please respect the sources, and please be brutally honest, with details, to help the message bearer's improvement!Some may think that using the scriptures for inspiration means that originality is missing. In my poem archive you can also find non-scriptural works, on a variety of topics. Some have been selected, by editors, for publication in The United Kingdom and United States. more…

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