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|Title||Tree of Life, Tree of Healing|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2021|
|Authors||Tvedtnes, John A.|
|Journal||Interpreter: A Journal of Latter-day Saint Faith and Scholarship|
|Keywords||Ancient Near East; Tree of Life|
The late Hebrew scholar John Tvedtnes takes readers on a grand tour of Jewish and Christian stories and traditions that attest to the Tree of Life as not only a means to prolong life, but also to impart a healing power to individuals and to the earth itself. In a future day, it is said that the Saints will eat of its sweet fruit forever.
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