Prophetic Teachings


Henry B. Eyring, “‘Come unto Me,’” Liahona, May 2013

By His words and His example, Christ has shown us how to draw closer to Him.

Dallin H. Oaks, “Followers of Christ,” Liahona, May 2013

Following Christ is not a casual or occasional practice but a continuous commitment and way of life that applies at all times and in all places.

Boyd K. Packer, “The Atonement,” Liahona, Nov. 2012

Wherever our members and missionaries may go, our message is one of faith and hope in the Savior Jesus Christ.

Neil L. Andersen, “What Thinks Christ of Me?” Liahona, May 2012

As you love Him, trust Him, believe Him, and follow Him, you will feel His love and approval.

Dallin Oaks, “Teachings of Jesus,” Liahona, Nov. 2011

Jesus Christ is the Only Begotten and Beloved Son of God. … He is our Savior from sin and death. This is the most important knowledge on earth.

Boyd K. Packer, “The Mediator Jesus Christ,” Liahona, May 2011

Jesus Christ, our Mediator, pays the price that we are not able to pay so we can return to live with our Heavenly Father.

Thomas S. Monson, “He Is Risen,” Liahona, May 2010

The empty tomb that first Easter morning was the answer to Job’s question, “If a man die, shall he live again?”

Richard G. Scott, “He Lives! All Glory to His Name!” Liahona, May 2010

Our understanding of and faith in the Atonement of Jesus Christ will provide strength and capacity needed for a successful life.

Neil L. Andersen, “Tell Me the Stories of Jesus,” Liahona, May 2010

A stronger personal faith in Jesus Christ will prepare [your children] for the challenges they will most surely face.

Quentin L. Cook, “We Follow Jesus Christ,” Liahona, May 2010

We rejoice in all the Savior has done for us. He has made it possible for each of us to gain our salvation and exaltation.

Henry B. Erying, “Our Perfect Example,” Liahona, Nov. 2009

The message of the restored gospel of Jesus Christ is that we can and must expect to become better as long as we live.

Jeffrey R. Holland, “None Were with Him,” Liahona, May 2009

Trumpeted from the summit of Calvary is the truth that we will never be left alone nor unaided, even if sometimes we may feel that we are.

Neil L. Andersen, “Come unto Him,” Liahona, May 2009

I do know with perfect and certain clarity through the power of the Holy Ghost that Jesus is the Christ, the Beloved Son of God.

D. Todd Christofferson, “Born Again,” Liahona, May 2008

Spiritual rebirth originates with faith in Jesus Christ, by whose grace we are changed.

Robert D. Hales, “Gaining a Testimony of God the Father; His Son, Jesus Christ; and the Holy Ghost,” Liahona, May 2008

What has been told to me … can be told to you by the Holy Spirit … according to your obedience and desires.

Gordon B. Hinckley, “We Testify of Jesus Christ,” Liahona, Mar. 2008

A little more than 2,000 years ago, the Redeemer of humankind was born in Bethlehem of Judea.

Boyd K. Packer, “Who Is Jesus Christ?” Liahona, Mar. 2008

Meeting with the Twelve at Caesarea Philippi, Jesus asked, “Whom say ye that I am?” Simon Peter, the chief Apostle answered, “Thou art the Christ, the Son of the living God” (Matthew 16:15–16).

Russell M. Nelson, “Jesus the Christ: Our Master and More,” Liahona, May 2000

Each of us has the responsibility to know the Lord, love Him, follow Him, serve Him, teach and testify of Him.

“Jesus Christ, the Divine Redeemer of the World,” Teachings of Presidents of the Church: Joseph Smith, Chapter 3

“Salvation could not come to the world without the mediation of Jesus Christ.”

“Accepting the Atonement of Jesus Christ,” Teachings of Presidents of the Church: Brigham Young, Chapter 5

Regarding the Atonement, President Brigham Young wrote the following to one of his sons: “To obtain the full benefit of that infinite atonement made by our Lord and Savior is within our reach—is ours—fully and completely, but only so, on condition of our faithfulness in observing our covenants and obligations to keep the divine commandments given to us” (LBY, 259). President Young taught that all hopes for salvation are founded on the Atonement of the Savior, Jesus Christ.

“The Infinite Atonement of Jesus Christ,” Teachings of Presidents of the Church: John Taylor, Chapter 5

Man, by reason of any thing that he himself could do or accomplish, could only exalt himself to the dignity and capability of man and therefore it needed the atonement of a God, before man … could be exalted.

“The Atonement of Jesus Christ,” Teachings of Presidents of the Church: Wilford Woodruff, Chapter 7

The Atonement of Jesus Christ is the fundamental principle of salvation and the mainspring of hope for all mankind.

“Reflections on the Mission of Jesus Christ,” Teachings of Presidents of the Church: Lorenzo Snow, Chapter 24

“We are all dependent upon Jesus Christ, upon his coming into the world to open the way whereby we might secure peace, happiness, and exaltation.”

“Jesus Christ Redeems All Mankind from Temporal Death,” Teachings of Presidents of the Church: Joseph F. Smith, Chapter 10

The Atonement of Jesus Christ unconditionally overcomes temporal death and gives to all people the gift of resurrection and immortality.

“Jesus Christ Redeems the Repentant from Spiritual Death,” Teachings of Presidents of the Church: Joseph F. Smith, Chapter 11

The Atonement of Jesus Christ redeems those who are repentant and faithful from spiritual death.

 

“The Father and the Son,” Teachings of Presidents of the Church: Joseph F. Smith, Chapter 40

Modern revelation teaches us great, eternal truths about our Father in Heaven and His Son, Jesus Christ.

“Jesus Christ, the Son of the Living God,” Teachings of Presidents of the Church: Heber J. Grant, Chapter 24

Jesus Christ is the literal Son of God, the Redeemer of mankind, and the living head of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

“Our Testimony of Jesus Christ,” Teachings of Presidents of the Church: George Albert Smith, Chapter 3

The restored gospel gives Latter‑day Saints additional witnesses that Jesus Christ is the Son of God.

“Jesus Christ: ‘The Way, the Truth, and the Life,’” Teachings of Presidents of the Church: David O. McKay, Chapter 1

If he would seek the real purpose of life, the individual must live for something higher than self. He hears the Savior’s voice saying, “I am the way, the truth, and the life. …” (John 14:6.)

“Our Savior, Jesus Christ,” Teachings of Presidents of the Church: Joseph Fielding Smith, Chapter 2

“Let it be uppermost in your minds, now and at all times, that Jesus is the Christ, the Son of the living God who came into the world to lay down his life that we might live. That is the truth, and is fundamental. Upon that our faith is built.”

“The Lamb Slain from the Foundation of the World,” Teachings of Presidents of the Church: Harold B. Lee, Chapter 3

How does the Atonement of Jesus Christ overcome the Fall of Adam and enable us to return to the presence of the Father?

“Jesus Christ: My Savior, My Lord,” Teachings of Presidents of the Church: Spencer W. Kimball, Chapter 3

Jesus Christ is the Son of God and the Savior of mankind, and we can receive all the blessings He lived and died to give us.