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THE GENERAL EPISTLE OF
JAMES
CHAPTER 1
  27 Pure areligion and undefiled before God and the Father is this, To bvisit the cfatherless and dwidows in their eaffliction, and to keep himself funspotted from gthe hworld.

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D&C 44: 6.
  6 Behold, I say unto you, that ye must avisit the poor and the needy and administer to their relief, that they may be kept until all things may be done according to my law which ye have received. Amen.
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Deut. 26: 13.
  13 Then thou shalt say before the Lord thy God, I have brought away the ahallowed things out of mine house, and also have given them unto the Levite, and unto the stranger, to the bfatherless, and to the widow, according to all thy commandments which thou hast commanded me: I have not transgressed thy commandments, neither have I forgotten them:
Job 22: 9.
  9 Thou hast sent widows away empty, and the arms of the afatherless have been broken.
Job 31: 21 (21-22)
  21 If I have lifted up my hand against the afatherless, when I saw my help in the gate:
Ps. 10: 14.
  14 Thou hast seen it; for thou beholdest mischief and spite, to requite it with thy hand: the poor committeth himself unto thee; thou art the helper of the afatherless.
Ps. 146: 9 (1-10)
  9 The Lord preserveth the strangers; he relieveth the afatherless and bwidow: but the way of the wicked he turneth upside down.
3 Ne. 24: 5.
  5 And I will come anear to you to judgment; and I will be a swift witness against the bsorcerers, and against the adulterers, and against false cswearers, and against those that doppress the hireling in his wages, the widow and the efatherless, and that turn aside the fstranger, and fear not me, saith the Lord of Hosts.
D&C 136: 8 (7-9)
  8 Let each company abear an equal proportion, according to the dividend of their property, in taking the poor, the bwidows, the cfatherless, and the families of those who have gone into the army, that the cries of the widow and the dfatherless come not up into the ears of the Lord against this people.
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1 Tim. 5: 22.
  22 aLay bhands suddenly on no cman, neither be dpartaker of other men’s sins: keep thyself epure.
1 Jn. 5: 18.
  18 We know that whosoever is aborn of God bsinneth not; but he that is begotten of God ckeepeth himself, and that dwicked one toucheth him not.
D&C 59: 9.
  9 And that thou mayest more fully keep thyself aunspotted from the world, thou shalt go to the house of bprayer and offer up thy csacraments upon my dholy day;
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JST James 1: 27 . . . the vices of the world.
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