By approaching the subject from a scriptural and historical perspective, Mark focuses on specific aspects of the endowment while still respecting the sacredness of the ordinance. With helpful summaries at the end of each chapter, this book provides direction and guidance for all—whether you’ve been attending the temple for years or are preparing to enter for the very first time. The result of years of continued study, this revised and expanded edition includes new chapters discussing the Abrahamic covenant and the temple and an expanded definitions chapter.
aLearn to love the temple, understand its purposes, and appreciate the rich symbolism it embodies. Your Endowment is a must-read for anyone looking to get more from temple worship.
Though many members of the Church are familiar with the covenants made in the temple, few fully comprehend their power or significance. Bestselling author Mark A. Shields provides clarity and insight into the Abrahamic covenant and how it is inextricably linked to the temple. Like the Atonement or Melchizedek Priesthood, the effects of the Abrahamic covenant reach far before its ancient history and far beyond its modern blessings.
Filled with illuminating insights, this book clarifies many aspects of the Lord’s house and the covenants made there, enhancing your understanding of the temple experience and the eternal blessings that come from it.
As an experienced divorce lawyer of over twenty years, Latter-day Saint author Mark Shields has identified the ten most common pitfalls that threaten to destroy marriages. These dangers include
• Forgotten covenants
• Untreated mental health issues
Learn how to protect your everlasting relationship by counteracting these common triggers for divorce with sound doctrinal principles. Whether you’re dating, engaged, or married, this is a must-read book for creating and maintaining your happily ever after.
This inspiring and informative pamphlet offers added depth for your holiday celebrations and new insights into the story of the Wise Men and the tradition of giving gifts that continues today. Experience a more meaningful holiday as you read the familiar Christmas story in a whole new light.