No Weapon Shall Prosper : New Light on Sensitive Issues
Religious Studies Center, BYU, in cooperation with Deseret Book Company
Latter-day Saints the world over are known as an industrious and active people, a religious body very much involved in the work of bringing salvation to all. In fact, this focus on work has led many in the Christian world to suppose that Latter-day Saints believe they are saved or exalted as a result of their own good works and not through the merciful Atonement of the Lord Jesus Christ. This chapter addresses the question of how salvation comes as set forth in Latter-day Saint scriptural and prophetic sources: is it by grace or by works?