Category Archives: Agency

Surely This Thing Leadeth into Captivity – Ether 6:22-24

22 And it came to pass that the people desired of them that they should anoint one of their sons to be a king over them. 23 And now behold, this was grievous unto them. And the brother of Jared … Continue reading

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Moroni Was a Strong and a Mighty Man – Alma 48:11-13

11 And Moroni was a strong and a mighty man; he was a man of a perfect understanding; yea, a man that did not delight in bloodshed; a man whose soul did joy in the liberty and the freedom of … Continue reading

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He Hearkened Unto the Words of Laman – 1 Nephi 3:28

28 And it came to pass that Laman was angry with me, and also with my father; and also was Lemuel, for he hearkened unto the words of Laman. Wherefore Laman and Lemuel did speak many hard words unto us, … Continue reading

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They Are Their Own Judges – Alma 41:7

5 The one raised to happiness according to his desires of happiness, or good according to his desires of good; and the other to evil according to his desires of evil; for as he has desired to do evil all … Continue reading

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Lessons from Lehi

As I’ve studied the words of Lehi over the past week, the following themes have emerged for me: Perspective In Lehi’s final messages to his sons, he tries to help them place their daily decisions in context and see the … Continue reading

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To Act for Themselves – 2 Nephi 2:26

26 And the Messiah cometh in the fulness of time, that he may redeem the children of men from the fall. And because that they are redeemed from the fall they have become free forever, knowing good from evil; to … Continue reading

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As Many of the Gentiles as Will Repent – 2 Nephi 30:2

2 For behold, I say unto you that as many of the Gentiles as will repent are the covenant people of the Lord; and as many of the Jews as will not repent shall be cast off; for the Lord … Continue reading

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