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The Savior and the Children in 3 Nephi
|Title||The Savior and the Children in 3 Nephi|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2005|
|Authors||Wells, M. Gawain|
|Journal||Journal of Book of Mormon Studies|
|Keywords||3 Nephi; Blessing; Children; Jesus Christ; Savior; Zion|
When Christ was with the Nephites, the Savior felt it was important to take the time to call children around him, bless each of them one by one, and pray to the Father for them. Christ’s actions provide an example of loving, blessing, and instructing children. We must not overlook the children among us. The children that the Savior blessed were to become the second generation of the Zion people that he was forming; as such, their preparation was vital.
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