Prophets Principles and National Survival (Jerreld L. Newquist)
Compiled by Jerreld L. Newquist, originally published in 1964.
This book was recommended by Ezra Taft Benson in October 1964, April 1965 and April 1972 LDS General Conference.
Prophets, Principles and National Survival is a hard-hitting book that is destined to become one of the most crucial volumes of our time. It contains answers by the prophets of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints to many of the questions and problems facing the nation today.
The book is well footnoted throughout by knowledgeable and distinguished civic and national leaders who corroborate the words of the prophets.
Some of the timely subjects discussed in the book are: Morality — Spirituality — Religion; Church and State; Free Enterprise and Capitalism; The American Republic; Communism — An International Criminal Conspiracy: The Welfare State — Creeping Socialism; American Foreign Policy; War and Peace; Capital Punishment; Birth Control; and many others.
Prophets, Principles and National Survival will stimulate and enlighten the reader as few books can. It represents the first time that the statements of the Church leaders have been compiled on subjects that are vital to the spiritual and temporal welfare of all loyal Americans.
“We have lost the conflict so far waged. But there is time to win the final victory, if we sense our danger, and fight.” (J. REUBEN CLARK, JR., from an address entitled “America Faces Freedom-Slavery Issue”)
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