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KnoWhy #501 - What Does It Mean to Be “Born Again?” (Mosiah 27:25)
|Title||KnoWhy #501 - What Does It Mean to Be “Born Again?” (Mosiah 27:25)|
|Year of Publication||2019|
|Corporate Authors||Book of Mormon Central Staff|
|Publisher||Book of Mormon Central|
|Place Published||Springville, UT|
|Keywords||Baptism; Born Again; Conversion; Ordinance; Repentance|
The need for Christ’s followers to be “born again,” as famously described in John 3:3, is one of the most well-known New Testament doctrines. It captures mankind’s universal need for spiritual transformation and offers hope that such transformation can come to all who seek it. Yet this doctrine has also become a matter of debate and controversy among some Christian believers. Thankfully, the Book of Mormon discusses being born again on a number of occasions. Its relevant passages can clarify and deepen our understanding of this vital Christian doctrine.
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