See also Heart; Humble, Humility; Meek, Meekness; Repent, Repentance; Sacrifice
To have a broken heart is to be humble, contrite, repentant, and meek—that is, receptive to the will of God.
I dwell with him that is of a contrite and humble spirit, Isa. 57:15.
Christ offered himself for those who have a broken heart and a contrite spirit, 2 Ne. 2:7.
Offer for sacrifice unto the Lord a broken heart and contrite spirit, 3 Ne. 9:20 (D&C 59:8).
Only those with broken hearts and contrite spirits are received unto baptism, Moro. 6:2.
Jesus was crucified for the remission of sins unto the contrite heart, D&C 21:9.
He whose spirit is contrite is accepted, D&C 52:15.
The Holy Spirit is promised to those who are contrite, D&C 55:3.
My Spirit is sent forth to enlighten the humble and contrite, D&C 136:33.