Category Archives: Moroni

Mormon’s Second Epistle to Moroni – Moroni 9

Setting After losing an important battle, and observing the rapid erosion of civility among his people, Mormon wrote to his son Moroni to encourage him to remain faithful. Purpose Mormon’s purpose was to inform Moroni that he was still alive, … Continue reading

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Mormon’s First Epistle to Moroni – Moroni 8

Setting Soon after Moroni was called as a church leader, his father, Mormon, wrote him this letter. Purpose Mormon’s purpose in writing his son was to correct a doctrinal misunderstanding. Outline Greeting: I’m grateful for your calling, and “I am … Continue reading

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Mormon’s Sermon in the Synagogue – Moroni 7

Setting Near the end of the Book of Mormon, Moroni quotes a sermon his father, Mormon, delivered in a synagogue on the topic of “faith, hope, and charity” (Moroni 7:1). This sermon was delivered to a group of believing church … Continue reading

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Meek and Lowly in Heart – Moroni 7:43-44

43 And again, behold I say unto you that he cannot have faith and hope, save he shall be meek, and lowly of heart. 44 If so, his faith and hope is vain, for none is acceptable before God, save … Continue reading

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Every Thing Which Inviteth and Enticeth to Do Good – Moroni 7:13

13 But behold, that which is of God inviteth and enticeth to do good continually; wherefore, every thing which inviteth and enticeth to do good, and to love God, and to serve him, is inspired of God. (Moroni 7:13) Mormon … Continue reading

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We Have a Labor to Perform – Moroni 9:4-6

4 Behold, I am laboring with them continually; and when I speak the word of God with sharpness they tremble and anger against me; and when I use no sharpness they harden their hearts against it; wherefore, I fear lest … Continue reading

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The Title Page and Moroni 10

The Book of Mormon An Account Written by the Hand of Mormon upon Plates Taken from the Plates of Nephi Wherefore, it is an abridgment of the record of the people of Nephi, and also of the Lamanites—Written to the … Continue reading

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