Articles of Faith

  1. AoF 1
    We believe in God the Eternal Father, and in his son Jesus Christ, and in the Holy Ghost
  2. AoF 2
    We believe that men will be punished for their own sins and not for Adam's transgression
  3. AoF3
    We believe that through the Atonement of Christ, all mankind may be saved, by obedience to the laws and ordinances of the Gospel.
  4. AoF4
    We believe that the first ordinances and principles of the Gospel are: first, Faith in the Lord Jesus Christ; second, Repentance; third Baptism by immersion for the remission of sins; fourth, Laying on of hands for the gift of the Holy Ghost.
  5. AoF5
    We believe that a man must be called of God, by prophesy, and by the laying on of hands by those who are in authority, to preach the Gospel and administer in the ordinances thereof.
  6. AoF6
    We believe in the same organization that existed in the Primitive Church, namely, apostles, prophets, pastors, teachers, evangelists, and so forth.
  7. AoF7
    We believe in the gift of tongues, prophecy, revelations, visions, healings, interpretation of tongues, and so forth.
  8. AoF8
    We believe the Bible to be the word of God, as far as it is translated correctly; we also believe the Book of Mormon to be the word of God.
  9. AoF9
    We believe all 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.
  10. AoF10
    We believe in the literal gathering of Israel and in the restoration of the Ten Tribes; that Zion (the New Jerusalem) will be built upon the American continent; that Christ will reign personally upon the earth; and, that the earth will be renewed and receive its paradaisical glory.
  11. AoF11
    We claim the privelage of worshipping Almighty God according to the dictates of our own conscience, and allow all men the same privelage, let them worship how, where, or what they may.
  12. AoF12
    We believe in being subject to kings, presidents, rulers, and magistrates, in obeying, honoring, and sustaining the law.
  13. AoF13
    We believe in being honest, true, chaste, benevolant, virtuous, and in doing good to all men; indeed we may say that we follow the admonition of Paul - we believe all things, we hope all things, we have endured many things and we hope to be able to endure all things. If there is anything virtuous, lovely, or of good report or praiseworthy, we seek after these things.
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Articles of Faith
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