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|Title||KnoWhy #324 - Why Is It Good To Seek Both Spiritual And Secular Learning? (1 Nephi 1:1)|
|Year of Publication||2017|
|Corporate Authors||Book of Mormon Central Staff|
|Publisher||Book of Mormon Central|
|Place Published||Springville, UT|
|Keywords||Education; Knowledge; Nephi (Son of Lehi); Scripture Study; Wisdom|
In 1832, the Lord commanded the Saints to establish a school “for their instruction in all things that are expedient for them.” This school promoted both secular and spiritual education. A number of Book of Mormon prophets provide admirable examples of how secular learning can help support spiritual faith. By carefully studying their lives, we can better understand the principles that the Lord introduced to the early Saints.
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