Daily Messages

Words for You to Ponder Today


Atonement

  • "Your noble birthright, identity, purpose, and divine commission set you apart from all others. But neither your birthright nor your premortal ordinations and commissions can save or exalt you. You will do that through your individual decisions and as you choose to access the power of the Lord’s Atonement in your lives."

    —Russell M. Nelson, "What Will You Choose?", Ensign, January 2015
    Topics: Agency, Atonement

  • "I bear my witness that the Lord has asked each of us, His disciples, to help bear one another’s burdens. We have promised to do it. I bear my testimony that the Lord, through His Atonement and Resurrection, has broken the power of death. I give my witness that the living Christ sends the Holy Ghost, the Comforter, to those we are pledged to help Him comfort."

    —Henry B. Eyring, "The Comforter"
    Topics: Atonement, Resurrection

  • "Our Savior’s Atonement does more than assure us of immortality by a universal resurrection and give us the opportunity to be cleansed from sin by repentance and baptism. His Atonement also provides the opportunity to call upon Him who has experienced all of our mortal infirmities to give us the strength to bear the burdens of mortality."

    —Dallin H. Oaks, "Strengthened by the Atonement of Jesus Christ"
    Topics: Atonement

  • "For those who feel they are alone, you can stand resolutely in righteousness knowing that the Atonement will protect and bless you beyond your ability to fully understand."

    —Quentin L. Cook, "The Lord Is My Light"
    Topics: Atonement

  • "The Atonement of Jesus Christ is real. And the promise is real that we can become new, changed, and better."

    —Henry B. Eyring, "In the Strength of the Lord"
    Topics: Atonement

  • "Spiritual confidence increases when you voluntarily and joyfully repent of sins, both small and great, in real time by applying the Atonement of Jesus Christ."

    —Jorg Klebingat, "Approaching the Throne of God with Confidence"
    Topics: Atonement

  • "The healing and strengthening power of Jesus Christ and His Atonement is for all of us who will ask."

    —Dallin H. Oaks, "Strengthened by the Atonement of Jesus Christ"
    Topics: Atonement

  • "Just as chalk can be removed from a blackboard, with sincere repentance the effects of our transgression can be erased through the Atonement of Jesus Christ."

    —Boyd K. Packer, "The Key to Spiritual Protection"
    Topics: Atonement

  • "Our Savior ... knows our struggles, our heartaches, our temptations, and our suffering, for He willingly experienced them all as an essential part of His Atonement. And because of this, His Atonement empowers Him to succor us—to give us the strength to bear it all."

    —Dallin H. Oaks, "Strengthened by the Atonement of Jesus Christ"
    Topics: Atonement

  • "Because of His Atonement, the Savior has the power to succor—to help—every mortal pain and affliction."

    —Dallin H. Oaks, "Strengthened by the Atonement of Jesus Christ"
    Topics: Atonement