Notes on Patience – Power Over the Soul

Patience is something that is tested in my life every day, as I am sure it is for most of us. I thought that perhaps it would be a good idea for me to begin a study that was a bit more in depth so that I could know how to gain a self-mastery that I do not have right now. I hope that my readers will enjoy following this series of posts on patience and that it may help someone else out there, as much as it has helped me. To see more posts, check out Notes on Patience

Luke 21:19 – In your patience possess ye your souls.

D&C 101:38 – And seek the face of the Lord always, that in patience ye may possess your souls, and ye shall have eternal life.

  • Patience gives me power over my soul. The carnal state that we have inherited, includes a submissiveness to our emotions, appetites and desires. With patience, we are able to stop and think before giving into those things. Therefore, we gain control over our bodies and spirits. When we have achieved a complete power over our souls, we will have become as our Father in Heaven, and so we really should be working towards this goal.
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