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Unique Insights on Christ from the Book of Mormon

TitleUnique Insights on Christ from the Book of Mormon
Publication TypeMagazine Article
Year of Publication1988
AuthorsScharffs, Gilbert W.
Issue Number12
Date PublishedDecember 1988
KeywordsAgency; Atonement; Faith and Works; Grace; Jesus Christ - Jehovah; Plan of Salvation; Priesthood; Testimony

The Book of Mormon features many unique insights concerning Jesus Christ and his gospel that are not contained in the Bible. They include specific teachings about Christ’s Atonement, the plan of salvation, the Lord’s relationship to mankind, free agency, the necessity of grace and works, affirmation of the truthfulness of the Bible, Jesus’ eminent position as Jehovah, his priesthood, and his latter-day work. The Book of Mormon witnesses that Jesus is the Christ.