Special Sub-Topic: Doctrine and Covenants Scripture Masteries
|Which Doctrine and Covenants Scripture Mastery refers to "the song of the heart"?|
DC 25:12. Doctrine and Covenants 25:12 "For my soul delighteth in the song of the heart." This scripture followed an instruction to Emma Smith to create a hymn book for the Church.
|"Search these commandments, for they are true and _____." What completes this phrase from Doctrine and Covenants 1:37-38?|
faithful. The word "faithful" normally refers to people, but this scripture provides an interesting use of the word.
|The following is said in Doctrine and Covenants 89:18-21: "[The Saints] shall run and not be weary, and shall walk and not faint." This is a promise if what condition is met?|
keeping the Word of Wisdom. The Word of Wisdom in Section 89 outlines guidelines for consumption of food and drink, including guidelines on alcohol and tobacco.
|"For of him unto whom much is given much is required; and he who sins against the greater light shall receive the greater condemnation." What is the reference to this Scripture Mastery?|
Doctrine and Covenants 82:3. The phrase from Doctrine and Covenants 82:3, "much is given much is required" has often been compared to Spiderman's motto, "With great power comes great responsibility".
|How many Scripture Masteries in the Doctrine and Covenants program are not actually in the Doctrine and Covenants?|
1. The one scripture mastery that is not in the Doctrine and Covenants is found in Joseph Smith History 1:15-20.
|"And, if you keep my commandments and ________ you shall have eternal life, which gift is the greatest of all the gifts of God." What phrase completes this scripture?|
endure to the end. Enduring to the end is a central belief of the LDS Church.
|"Behold, now it is called today until the coming of the Son of Man, and verily it is a day of sacrifice, and a day for the tithing of my people; for he that is tithed shall not be burned at his coming." What is the correct reference to this scripture?|
Doctrine and Covenants 64:23. Latter-day Saints believe in paying a tithe of 10% of all earnings.
|"It no sooner appeared than I found myself delivered from the enemy which held me bound. When the light rested upon me I saw two Personages, whose ______ and ______ defy all description, standing above me in the air." This is an excerpt from Joseph Smith's account of the First Vision. What words complete this scripture?|
brightness, glory. This excerpt is part of the longest Scripture Mastery in the Doctrine and Covenants program.
|According to Doctrine and Covenants 58:26-27, a person who is "compelled in all things" is what?|
slothful. Doctrine and Covenants 58:26-27 reads, in part: "For behold, it is not meet that I should command in all things; for he that is compelled in all things, the same is a slothful and not a wise servant; wherefore he receiveth no reward." "Slothful" here means idle or lazy.
|How many Scripture Masteries are there in the Doctrine and Covenants Scripture Mastery program?|
25. There are twenty-five Scripture Masteries in each of the four areas of study (Doctrine and Covenants, Old Testament, New Testament, Book of Mormon). This makes for 100 Scripture Masteries in total.
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