“Article of Faith 9,” Friend, Aug. 2015, 43
“We believe all that God has revealed, all that He does now reveal, and we believe that He will yet reveal many great and important things pertaining to the Kingdom of God.”
Reveal means to tell something that was not known before. The scriptures contain many things Heavenly Father revealed in the past and events that will happen in the future. He continues to reveal things now to the prophet and apostles. We hear these truths at general conference.
Pertain means “about” or “relating to.”
I prayed before general conference that someone would talk about “love one another.” When I heard Elder Oaks speak, I knew that Heavenly Father had answered my prayer.
Jadyn M., age 10, Arizona, USA
God has revealed many things throughout time—past, present, and future. Nine sounds like time, so Article of Faith 9 is about revelation over time.
Memorize Article of Faith 9.
When you read something in the scriptures that you know is true, write it in your journal so you can remember it and ponder it often.
Choose a general conference talk to prayerfully study. Find at least one principle and make a goal to live it for the entire month.
I challenge myself to …