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Each disciple of the Savior Jesus Christ has a personal responsibility to learn and live the truths He taught, said Elder David A. Bednar of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles. 

“We should not expect the Church as an organization to teach or tell us all the things we need to do to become devoted disciples and to endure valiantly to the end,” he told young adults worldwide during a Face to Face event on Sunday, Sept. 12. 

When 14-year-old Joseph Smith returned home from the Sacred Grove after the appearance of Heavenly Father and Jesus Christ, his mother inquired what the matter was. Joseph replied: “Never mind, all is well. … I have learned for myself …” (Joseph Smith—History 1:20). 

“Joseph’s experience in the Sacred Grove demonstrates for all of us the importance of spiritually asking, seeking and knocking as we strive to learn for ourselves and find answers to our own questions and concerns,” Elder Bednar said. 

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