THE ARTICLES OF FAITH
OF THE CHURCH OF JESUS CHRIST OF LATTER-DAY SAINTS
History of the Church, Vol. 4, pp. 535—541
, the Eternal Father, and in His cSon
, Jesus Christ, and in the dHoly
We believe that through the aAtonement
of Christ, all bmankind
may be csaved
, by obedience to the laws and ordinances of the Gospel.
We believe the aBible
to be the bword
of God as far as it is translated ccorrectly
; we also believe the dBook
of Mormon to be the word of God.
We believe all that God has arevealed
, all that He does now reveal, and we believe that He will yet breveal
many great and important things pertaining to the Kingdom of God.
We believe in the literal agathering
of Israel and in the restoration of the bTen
Tribes; that cZion
(the New Jerusalem) will be built upon the American continent; that Christ will dreign
personally upon the earth; and, that the earth will be erenewed
and receive its fparadisiacal gglory
We claim the aprivilege
of worshiping Almighty God according to the bdictates
of our own cconscience
, and allow all men the same privilege, let them dworship
how, where, or what they may.
We believe in being asubject
, presidents, rulers, and magistrates, in cobeying
, honoring, and sustaining the dlaw
believe in being bhonest
, true, cchaste
, virtuous, and in doing egood
to all men; indeed, we may say that we follow the admonition of Paul—We believe all things, we fhope
all things, we have endured many things, and hope to be able to gendure
all things. If there is anything hvirtuous
, or of good report or praiseworthy, we seek after these things.