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Offer the sacrifices of righteousness, and put your trust in the Lord. - Ps. 4:5

Speaking of sacrifice, President Ezra Taft Benson, then of the Quorum of the Twelve, said during the April 1979 general conference: "As I have pondered this principle of the gospel, I contemplate a legacy of faith and sacrifice left by our forefathers . . . .

"I am in complete accord with . . . the Prophet Joseph Smith: `It is in vain for persons to fancy to themselves that they are heirs with those . . . who have offered their all in sacrifice . . . unless they, in like manner, offer unto Him the same sacrifice.' " (Lectures on Faith, 6:8.)

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