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Thoughts on the mission and power of Jesus Christ


…Marrow to the Bones

Child KnightThere is a phrase used twice in scripture to my knowledge, although with slightly varying language, “Health to thy navel, and marrow to thy bones” (Proverbs 3:8; see also D&C 89:18).

In my last post on this topic I focussed on the first half of this statement, and looked at how the navel reminds us Continue reading

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Health in the Navel….

Pregnancy“Except a man be born again, he cannot see the kingdom of God.” (John 3:3).  The need for spiritual rebirth is a well-known and oft-used analogy in the scriptures.  In the passage above, Jesus is teaching the Jewish leader, Nicodemus, and goes on to teach that two rebirths are necessary – one of the water (baptism) and another of the spirit.  Such an analogy Continue reading