Terrestrial Kingdom
    full moon over a mountain scape

    Terrestrial Kingdom


    The middle degree or kingdom of the three degrees of glory in heaven. In the scriptures, the glory of the terrestrial kingdom is compared to the glory of the moon.

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    “Kingdoms of Glory,” True to the Faith

    “Terrestrial Kingdom,” Encyclopedia of Mormonism

    Church Magazines

    “My Life Is a Gift; My Life Has a Plan,” Ensign or Liahona, January 2008

    “Charting the Plan,” New Era, July 2006

    “The Three Kingdoms of Heaven,” Friend, February 1986

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    “The Three Kingdoms of Heaven (16 February 1832)”


    “Three Degrees of Glory,” The Mormon Channel Q&A, episode 11

    “The Three Kingdoms of Heaven,” Scripture Stories—Doctrine and Covenants Stories, episode 19