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Melchizedek Is a Puzzling Priest of God and King of Salem
Melchizedek, who appears briefly in Abraham's life, was King of Salem, priest of the God Most High and was called the forerunner of Jesus Christ.
Seal of Melchizedek - Eight-Pointed Star
May 27, 2011 Last updated October 9, 2011 by Tim Barker In my initial posting on the Seal of Melchizedek, I noted that this symbol has been gaining popularity in LDS culture. The eight-pointed star was illustrated in Hugh Nibley's book, Temple and Cosmos, and was discussed by Bryce Haymond in his blog with respect to its connection with the architectural design of the San Diego Temple. Nibley's book includes an illustration by Michael Lyon of a mosaic in St. Apollinare in Classe, in Ravenna…
How Did Jonathan Edwards Preach on Melchizedek, King of Salem?
Many modern preachers have found the Book of Hebrews' comments on Melchizedek perplexing. But Melchizedek was in the preaching wheelhouse of Jonathan Edwards, the great pastor-theologian of Northampton, Massachusetts.
Was the Sacrament practiced in the Old Testament?
I do have a question pertaining to the Sacrament. Multiple church leaders and gospel-oriented manuals teach that Jesus Christ instituted the Sacrament, in remembrance of both his body and his blood.