Category: Old Testament

Church to Produce Fewer Styles of Printed Scriptures

In an attempt to “simplify” the process of printing scriptures, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has announced a reduction in the available styles or varieties of the sacred works. An article by THE Church News explains that starting in December, the presses will cool off, and fourteen styles will be discontinued in English, which will result in the reduction of six of those styles in Spanish and one in Portuguese, Japanese, and Korean. Changing “styles” means removing colors from the lineup, reducing the number of available sizes, and removing some features. For example, compact-sized scriptures are...

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Old Testament Lesson 10: Birthright Blessings; Marriage in the Covenant

Podcast (sunday-school-bonanza): Play in new window | Download (Duration: 19:49 — 9.2MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | RSS Genesis 24-20 Abraham expresses his concern that Isaac find a worthy wife with whom to enter into the marriage covenant. Rebekah receives revelation about her unborn twin sons, Jacob and Esau. Esau later sells his birthright to Jacob, like a dork. Esau later marries out of the covenant, saddening his parents. Jacob, however, is blessed to rule over all nations by Isaac. He later marries Leah and Rachel in the covenant. Lot to break...

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