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Tag: Ezra Taft Benson

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I testify that wickedness is rapidly expanding in every segment of our society.  It is more highly organized, more cleverly disguised, and more powerfully promoted than ever before. Secret combinations lusting for power, gain, and glory are flourishing. A secret combination that seeks to overthrow the freedom of all lands, nations, and countries is increasing its […]

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No true Latter-day Saint and no true American can be a socialist or a communist or support programs leading in that direction. These evil philosophies are incompatible with Mormonism, the true gospel of Jesus Christ. Ezra Taft Benson General Conference, October 1961

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10 Ways our Republic and Constitution are being destroyed

10 Ways our Republic and Constitution are being destroyed while enemies of freedom are being aided: 1. By diplomatic recognition and aid, and trade and negotiations with the communists. 2. By disarmament of our military defenses. 3. By destruction of our security laws and the promotion of atheism by decisions of the Supreme Court. 4. […]

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Fifteen Principles Which Make For Good And Proper Government

Fifteen Principles Which Make For Good And Proper Government Ezra Taft Benson, from The Proper Role of Government As an Independent American for constitutional government I declare that: (1) I believe that no people can maintain freedom unless their political institutions are founded upon faith in God and belief in the existence of moral law. […]

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Have we read The Federalist papers? Are we reading the Constitution and pondering it? Are we aware of its principles? Are we abiding by these principles and teaching them to others? Could we defend the Constitution? Can we recognize when a law is constitutionally unsound? Do we know what the prophets have said about the […]

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Not a conspiracy theory…

    Read the book [download#28#nohits] President Benson recommended in this 1970 General Conference talk.

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Constitutional government, as designed by the framers, will survive only with a righteous people. Ezra Taft Benson April 1976 General Conference (May 1976 Ensign)

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“A secret combination that seeks to overthrow the freedom of all land, nations, and countries is increasing in its evil influence and control over America and the entire World”. Ezra Taft Benson LDS General Conference, October 1988

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“…Are we reading the Constitution and pondering it? …Are we abiding by these principles and teaching them to others? …Can we recognize when a law is constitutionally unsound? …We must become involved in civic affairs to see that we are properly represented…” Ezra Taft Benson October 1987 General Conference Ensign, November 1987

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