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Daniel K. Judd, The Fortunate Fall: Understanding the Blessings and Burdens of Adversity

June 4, 2014

The Greek word for sin used most frequently in the New Testament is hamartia, which means “a missing of the mark.” The Apostle Paul taught, “For all have sinned, and come short of the glory of God.” Elder Neal A. Maxwell provided a key to understanding what it means to miss the mark when he taught, “The mark is Christ.” To sin is to fall short of the example and the teachings of Jesus Christ.

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