A marvelous work and a wonder, by LeGrand Richards [William E Berrett] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. A Marvelous Work and a Wonder is a book by LeGrand Richards on the history and doctrine of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS. A Marvelous Work and a Wonder has ratings and reviews. Eduardo said: This is an excellent book if you want to learn the basics of The Church of.

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Instead, he asked his father to give him a priesthood blessing, and he then left as scheduled with neither cast nor crutch.

I think some days we spent the entire hour on maybe one page. Compiled by Barbour Staff.

While this thesis is indeed what Mmarvelous believe, it is interesting to see how the tone and diction tends to make it seem as though there is no possible way to mis-interpret or understand differently the scriptural interpretations held by the Mormon Church.

May 09, Anita rated it it was ok. In he responded again, when President Grant asked him to sell his home and business and move to California, where he served first as rixhards of the Glendale Ward and then as president of the Hollywood Stake.

I also think missionaries today meet more people who haven’t had any experiences with God rather than th Ricbards was written in the early 70s as sort of the first missionary manual. The George Richards home in Tooele, Legrxnd, where Elder Richards spent his early teen marvleous near the turn of the century.

Recently returned from a mission to Holland, —, LeGrand Richards posed for a family photo, standing behind his father, Elder George F. It really helped to clarify some of the things that had always caused me to wonder about religion.


I have and read the edition and first read the book in but have reread portions of it over the last 31 years. You’ve successfully reported this rjchards. It’s pulled from “Life of Joseph Smith. It has been translated into eighteen languages. At this time Elder Richards, a former member and chairman of the Board of Utah State, was awarded an honorary degree from that university.

I thought of it recently, couldn’t find my original copy, so I ordered it again.

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Richads 96, he may be here for some time rihards come. A Marvelous Work and a Wonder is a little dated and doesn’t address some current social issues, but it is a useful reference because it is exhaustively cross-referenced with the scriptures.

His study also familiarized him with the prophets, so that in a special sense they became his friends. It started out with a lot of basic stuff that I already knew, but with each chapter it got deeper.

His years as a General Authority total forty-four years—and climbing. Open Preview See a Problem? Mormonism and the Emotions.

Books by LeGrand Richards. This is a great book for both the investigator and any member wanting a good outline of what it means to be a member of the church. I mxrvelous my grandpa a year or two ago what made him join the LDS church. Inhe was elected president of the Orson Hyde Foundation, which had the responsibility of raising a million dollars for a special park in Jerusalem.

And not just because of its content, but because This was the text that was used by me when I marveoous Sunday School out at the Utah State prison. His singlemindedness in serving marveloue Lord is an emancipating thing, for it frees him in so many ways.


It will have been enacted on a different stage and the actors have been changed, but the script is the same as far as the problem is concerned.

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Nov 25, Linda rated it it was amazing. This book was part of my mission library.

From Bethlehem to Calvary. He has served twice as a full-time missionary and twice as mission president, for a total of nearly ten years. He was baptized June 11,and filled two missions to the Dichards, the first one in But all three of those are a good read. In other words, whereas other churches have men interpreting the same passages of scripture in diverse ways that have lead to hundreds of denominational amrvelous, the Mormon Church claims to have received one, united interpretation and understanding for how to worship and follow the LORD of the Bible.

It explains, demystifies, and makes accessible to all the life saving and life enhancing doctrines of the gospel of Jesus Christ. Characteristically, before and after his sermons, he seeks to be available to his listeners, sharing his love, his warmth, his sincerity.

At the center of his popularity is this book. Prophecy Key to the Future, pb. That being said, I still highly recommend this book, and will definitely reference it when opportunities arise to teach gospel principles.