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Dictionary of Church Terms in American Sign Language


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A Broken Heart and a Contrite Spirit
Aaronic Priesthood
Abortion
Abraham
Abstinence, Sexual  Purity, Morality (1)
Abstinence, Sexual Purity, Morality (2)
Abundant
Accountable, Responsible
Activities (church)
Adam
Administer
Administer the Sacrament (1)
Administer the Sacrament (2)
Administer to the Sick
Adultery
Adversity
Advise, Counsel
Advocate (1)
Advocate (2) 
Age of Accountability
Agency
Almighty God
Altar
Amen (1)
Amen (2)
Angel
Anoint
Apostasy, Astray
Apostle
Area (administrative area)
Area Presidency
Articles of Faith
Ascension
Atonement
Authority
Authorize (1)
Authorize (2)
Baptism by Immersion (1)
Baptism by Immersion (2)
Baptism for the Dead (1)
Baptism for the Dead (2)
Baptism, Baptize
Baptismal Covenant 
Baptismal Font (1)
Baptismal Font (2)
Behold (1)
Behold (2)
Believe, Belief
Beloved Son
Benediction, Closing prayer
Bethlehem (1)
Bethlehem (2)
Bishop
Bishopric
Blasphemy
Blessing
Blessings of the Priesthood
Blessings of the Temple
Blood of Christ
Bondage, Slavery
Book of Mormon
Branch  
Branch President
Brethren
Call, Calling (to an office in the church)
Calvary (1)
Calvary (2)
Cast out
Celestial Kingdom
Ceremony, Rite
Change of Heart
Chapter
Character, Attribute (1)
Character, Attribute (2)
Charity
Chastity
Choir
Christ-like
Church
Clerk
Come unto Christ
Comforter
Command, Order
Commandment
Commissioned
Commit, Commitment
Compassionate Service
Conduct, Administrate (1)
Conduct, Administrate (2)
Confess, Admit
Consecrated oil
Consecration (1) 
Consecration (2)
Contention, Strife
Contributions (of time or talents)
Contributions (of time or talents)
Contrite
Cornerstone
Council (1)
Council (2)
Counsel 
Counselor (1) 
Covenant
Covenant People (1) 
Covenant People (2)
Create, Creation, Form
Creator
Cross 
Crucifixion, Crucify
Curse, Swear, Profanity
Cut-off, Disconnect
Damnation (1)
Damnation (2)
Deacon (office in the Aaronic Priesthood)
Deceit, Deceive, Betray 
Dedicate, Dedication
Degrees of Glory (1)
Degrees of Glory (2)
Descend  
Descendants, Posterity
Destroy, Destruction 
Devil, Satan, Adversary, Lucifer 
Diligent, Diligence, Enthusiastic, Eager
Discern, Discernment
Disfellowship
Disobedience, Disobey
Dispensation
District  
District President
Divine
Doctrine (1)
Doctrine (2)
Doctrine and Covenants
Elder  
Elders Quorum
Elect, Chosen
Elohim 
Endowment
Endure to the End 
Eternal Life
Eternal Marriage
Eternal Progression
Eternal, Eternity
Eve 
Everlasting
Evil (1)
Evil (2)
Exaltation, Exalt
Excommunicate 
Exhort, Warn
Faith  
Faithful (1)
Faithful (2)
Fall of Adam
Family History  
Family History Consultant
Family Home Evening (1)
Family Home Evening (2)
Fast and Testimony Meeting
Fast Offering
Fast Sunday
Fasting, Fast
Father in Heaven 
Fellowship (1)
Fellowship (2)
Fidelity
Final Judgment
Fireside
First Presidency
First Vision
Flesh and Bone
Foreordain (1)
Foreordain (2)
Foreordain (3)
Forever
Forgive, Pardon, Excuse
Form, Create
Fornication (1)
Fornication (2)
Friendship
From the Foundation of the World
Fulfill, Satisfy, Fullness
Full-time Missionary
Full Tithe Payer
Fullness of the Gospel
Fullness of Times
Garden of Eden
Garment 
Gathering 
General Authority
General Board
General Conference
Generation
Gentile
Gethsemane (1) 
Gethsemane (2) 
Gift of Discernment
Gift of the Holy Ghost
Glory of God 
Glory, Glorify, Glorious
God
Godhead 
Godliness 
Gold Plates
Gospel  
Gospel of Jesus Christ
Grace
Group Leader
Guidebook, Handbook (1)
Guidebook, Handbook (2)
Hallelujah
Healing the Sick
Heaven 
Heavenly Father
Hell
Heritage
Holy
Holy Ghost,  Holy Spirit
Holy Spirit of Promise
Home Teacher
Home Teaching (1)
Home Teaching (2)
Homosexual (1) 
Homosexual (2)
Hope, Look forward (1)
Hope, Look forward (2)
Hosanna
House of Israel
Humble
Hymn
Hypocrite
Idol
Immersion 
Immoral, Immorality
Immortal, Immortality (1)
Immortal, Immortality (2)
Infinite 
Inspire, Inspiration
Institute of Religion
Intelligent
Interpret, Interpretation
Interview
Investigate
Investigator
Invocation (opening prayer)
Iron Rod
Israel (country)
Jehovah
Jerusalem (1)
Jerusalem (2)
Jesus Christ 
Jews, Jewish
John the Baptist
Joseph Smith (1) 
Joseph Smith (2)
Judge 
Judgment (1)
Judgment (2)
Justice
Keys (priesthood)
Keys of the Kingdom
Keystone (1)
Keystone (2)
Kingdom of God
Kingdom of Heaven
Lamanite
Lamb of God (1)
Lamb of God (2)
Last days, Latter Days
Law of Chastity
Law of Consecration
Law of Sacrifice
Law of the Fast
Law of Tithing
Law, Statute, Rule
Laying on of Hands
Less Active (1)
Less Active (2)
Less Active (3)
Liahona (1)
Liahona (2)
Life after Death (1)
Life after Death (2)
Light of Christ
Living Prophet (1)
Living Prophet (2)
Long-suffering
Lord
Love of God
Magnify, Expand (1)
Magnify, Expand (2)
Manifest, Reveal, Show
Martyr
Master (1)
Master (2)
Meetinghouse 
Melchizedeck Priesthood
Member of the Church
Membership (1)
Membership (2)
Mercy
Message, Story, Comments
Messiah (1)
Messiah (2)
Minister, Ministry (1)
Minister, Ministry (2)
Minister, Ministry (3) 
Ministering of Angels
Miracle
Mission (a unit of the church)
Mission (call to serve) 
Mission Field
Mission President
Missionary Work 
Modesty
Moral (1)
Moral (2)
Mormon 
Mortal  
Mortality (1)
Mortality (2)
Mourn, Regret
Murmur, Complain
Naming and Blessing (for children)
Nazareth (1)
Nazareth (2)
Nephite
New and Everlasting Covenant 
New Testament
Non-Member
Oath (1)
Oath (2)
Oath and Covenant 
Obedience, Obey (1)
Obedience, Obey (2)
Obligation, Burden
Offering
Offer-up, Sacrifice
Office of the Priesthood
Old Testament
Oliver Cowdery
Only Begotten (Son)
Oppression 
Ordain (1) (to a priesthood office)
Ordain (2) (to a priesthood office)
Ordinance
Ordinances of the Gospel
Ordination  
Ordination of the Priesthood
Outer Darkness (1)
Outer Darkness (2)
Parable (1)
Parable (2)
Paradise (1)
Paradise (2) 
Partaking of the Sacrament
Patience, Patience 
Patriarchal
Pearl of Great Price
Pedigree
Perfecting the Saints
Persecute, Persecution
Physical Body
Physical Death
Pioneer
Plan of Happiness
Plan of Salvation
Ponder
Pornography (1)
Pornography (2)
Power of the Holy Ghost
Praise
Pray, Prayer, Supplicate
Preach
Precious, Valuable, Dear
Premortal Existence, Pre-earth Life
Preside
Presidency
President  
President of the Church
Presiding Authority 
Presiding Bishopric
Presiding High Priest 
Priest (Office in the Aaronic Priesthood)
Priesthood
Priesthood Executive Committee
Priesthood Holder, Priesthood Bearer
Priesthood Keys
Priesthood Leader
Priesthood Ordinances
Primary  
Primary Sharing Time
Principle
Probation, Probationary
Proclaim the Gospel
Procreate, Procreative Powers
Promise
Promptings (1) 
Promptings (2)
Prophecy
Prophesy (1)
Prophet
Prospective Elder
Proxy
Punish, Punishment, Penalty
Pure, Purity
Quorum  
Quorum of the Seventy
Quorum of the Twelve
Recorder
Redeem the Dead (1)
Redeem the Dead (2)
Redeem, Redemption 
Redeemer
Region, Regional (1)
Region, Regional (2)
Reject
Rejoice, Joy
Release (from a calling)
Relief Society
Religion
Remission of Sins
Repent, Repentance
Replenish
Resist
Restore, Restoration
Resurrect, Resurrection 
Revelation (1)
Revelation (2)
Revelator
Reverence
Reverent, Reverently
Righteous, Righteously
Rule, Reign, Control
Sabbath
Sacrament (Ordinance)
Sacrament Meeting
Sacred  
Sacred Grove
Sacrifice (1) 
Sacrifice, Give-up, Offer-up (2)
Saint
Salvation
Sanctify
Savior 
Scripture 
Seal, Sealing
Search, Seek (1)
Search, Seek (2)
Second Coming
Self-reliance
Seminary 
Sermon on the Mount
Servant
Serve, Service
Set Apart
Sex, Sexual (2) 
Sex, Sexual (1) 
Sharing the Gospel
Shedding of Innocent Blood 
Signs of the Times (1)
Signs of the Times (2) 
Similitude (1)
Similitude (2)
Sin
Sincere, Serious, True, Solemn (1)
Sincere, Serious, True, Solemn (2)
Single Adult
Sins of the World (1)
Sins of the World (2)
Son of God
Son of Man
Sorrow, Remorse, Regret
Soul (1)
Soul (2)
Soul (3)
Spirit
Spirit of God
Spirit of the Lord 
Spirit Prison
Spiritual Death
Spiritual, Spirituality
Stake 
Stake President
Stand as a Witness (1)
Stand as a Witness (2)
Stand Firm, Immovable, Steadfast (1)
Stand Firm, Immovable, Steadfast (2)
Standard Work
Standards (For the Strength of Youth)
Stewardship, Duty, Responsibility
Straight and Narrow Path
Subdue, Overcome, Conquer
Submission, Submissiveness
Sunday
Sunday School (1)
Sunday School (2)
Sustain (1)
Sustain (2)
Symbol, Symbolic
Tabernacle
Talents (1)
Talents (2)
Teacher (Office in the Aaronic Priesthood)
Telestial Kingdom
Temple (Jewish)
Temple (Mormon)
Temple Ordinances
Temple Recommend
Temporal
Tempt, Temptation
Ten Tribes (1) 
Ten Tribes (2) 
Terrestrial Kingdom
Testify
Testimony
Thankful, Grateful, Appreciate, Gratitude
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints
Thee, Thou
Thine, Thy
Time and Eternity
Tithing  
Tithing Settlement
Transfiguration (1)
Transfiguration (2)
Transgression
Translate
Tree of Life
Tribulation, Trials, Troubles, Tests
Truths
Units (1)
Units (2)
Unite, Reconcile
Urim and Thumim
Valiant, Courage, Brave
Values (Young Women)
Value, Important
Vengeance, Revenge
Verily
Verse
Vineyard
Virgin
Virtue, Virtuous
Vision
Visit Teacher
Ward
Welfare
Wicked, Wickedness (1)
Wicked, Wickedness (2)
Wilderness (1)
Wilderness (2)
Will of the Lord
Willing
Wisdom
Witness
Word of God 
Word of Wisdom
Worship
Worthy
Young Adults
Young Man
Young Woman
Youth
Zion
Zone