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Lesson 6: ‘I Will Tell You in Your Mind and in Your Heart, by the Holy Ghost’
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“Lesson 6: ‘I Will Tell You in Your Mind and in Your Heart, by the Holy Ghost’” Doctrine and Covenants and Church History Class Member Study Guide (1999)

“Lesson 6,” Doctrine and Covenants and Church History Class Member Study Guide

Lesson 6

“I Will Tell You in Your Mind and in Your Heart, by the Holy Ghost”

Reading assignment: Doctrine and Covenants 6; 8; 9; 11.

  • Read D&C 8:2–3 and D&C 85:6. What do these verses teach about how the Holy Ghost communicates with us? Why is it important to understand this principle of how the Holy Ghost communicates?

  • What did the Lord reveal to Oliver Cowdery about his desire for a “further witness” of the Prophet’s divine mission? (See D&C 6:22–23.) How can we become more trusting of the peace that the Spirit speaks to our minds?

  • Why should we submit our will to God’s will when we seek personal revelation?

  • How can we discern whether a revelation has come from God? (See D&C 11:12–14; 50:23–24.)

Scripture Chain: Recognizing the Still, Small Voice