A marvelous work and a wonder, by LeGrand Richards [William E Berrett] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. A Marvelous Work and a Wonder is a book by LeGrand Richards on the history and doctrine of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS. A Marvelous Work and a Wonder has ratings and reviews. Eduardo said: This is an excellent book if you want to learn the basics of The Church of.

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You’ve successfully reported this review. A richhards book on the Restoration of the Church of Jesus Christ. Refresh and try again. In the Day of Thy Power.

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He will simply say something along the lines of “a visitor to SLC said” or “a writer. LeGrand Richards explained the apostasy and restoration in such a logical and understandable way that left me convinced that Church has been restored to the earth with the proper priesthood, organization and ordinances. Published July 1st by Shadow Mountain first published He recommended it as a means of getting a good overview of what Mormons believe.

marveloue Scraps of Biography With Illustrations. While I personally agree with Church interpretations of the Bible as harmonizing with latter-day scripture, it seems like the argumentation sometimes seems to assume that accepting the one true way is inevitable and clear-cut.

A marvelous work and a wonder.

We had to clean the chimneys of our coal oil marveloys and fill them. An American, a Mormon, and a Christian. Every sermon he marelous has a freshness irchards a vitality that give life to his message. But This was pretty good. Think of them like those who would write “Hebrew” on some business door so the Nazis could go and kill as many Jews as they wished, or those friars who would burn protestants on the stake for wanting to read the Bible, or protestants shooting Catholics in Ireland, and Muslims wanting to kill the infidels of the Western world.


Elder Richards left his business and family to serve six months in another part of the country. Characteristically, before and after his sermons, he seeks to be available to his listeners, sharing his love, his warmth, his sincerity. Packer to their meeting in the temple. To hear him speak and his wisdom and sense of humor are treasures I will always remember.

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Most of them have heard him before and are enthusiastic to hear him again. He felt the urgent need to learn the language and often felt hampered because of his lack of proficiency.

I have and read the edition and first read the book in but have reread portions of it over the last 31 years. The Mediation and Atonement. Jun 15, Jake rated it liked it Shelves: Legranx the center of his popularity is this book. Jul 24, Nick rated it liked it. Chi ama i libri sceglie Kobo e inMondadori.

Ashton left and Joseph L. It’s been a long legrnd since I read this, but I remember it contributing greatly to my youthful enthusiasm for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. Bishop Richards was noted for his experience and understanding.

A Marvelous Work and a Wonder by LeGrand Richards

I tried to read this book cover to cover like a novel, or biography. Though he claims not to have helped when the children were sick, the record is to the contrary, for each child tells of his gentle care in time of illness—how he tucked them in and soothed them; how he rubbed aching legs; and how he blessed them.


An essential adjunnct to the library of anyone who considers himself a During his lifetime, LeGrand Richards was widely known for his more or less extemporaneous talks, his obvious joy in the gospel, and his way of making seemingly complicated gospel doctrines and principles come alive. Life of Heber C. From all accidents and maladies, except one, LeGrand was spared permanent disability.

That is not a good way to teach the gospel. Material in this article comes from Lucile C. Because it was intended to be used as a reference to missionaries, there is some information that was duplicated in the various chapters.

I specifically remember him speaking about enduring faithfully to the end, and that he prayed he would be able to do so. An essential adjunnct to the library of anyone who considers himself a Latter Day Saint. An Insider’s View of Mormon Origins.

The Articles of Faith. He again fell under a wagon.

At Kobo, we try to ensure that published richatds do not contain rude or profane language, spoilers, or any of our reviewer’s personal information. It explains, demystifies, and makes accessible to all the life saving and life enhancing doctrines of the gospel of Jesus Christ.

He has literally traveled the length and breadth of the Church, touring missions and attending conferences. On pagewe are told by LeGrand that “a writer for the New Yo When reviewing nonfiction books, I wwonder it is important to rate based on research, execution, and accuracy rather than on subject matter.