Category Archives: Contention

He That Hath the Spirit of Contention Is Not of Me – 3 Nephi 11:29-30

29 For verily, verily I say unto you, he that hath the spirit of contention is not of me, but is of the devil, who is the father of contention, and he stirreth up the hearts of men to contend … Continue reading

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There Was No Contention in All the Land – 4 Nephi 1:15-18

15 And it came to pass that there was no contention in the land, because of the love of God which did dwell in the hearts of the people.16 And there were no envyings, nor strifes, nor tumults, nor whoredoms, … Continue reading

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Partakers of the Heavenly Gift – 4 Nephi 1:2-3

2 And it came to pass in the thirty and sixth year, the people were all converted unto the Lord, upon all the face of the land, both Nephites and Lamanites, and there were no contentions and disputations among them, … Continue reading

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Because of So Much Contention – Helaman 1:18

18 And it came to pass that because of so much contention and so much difficulty in the government, that they had not kept sufficient guards in the land of Zarahemla; for they had supposed that the Lamanites durst not … Continue reading

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There Should Be No Persecution – Alma 1:21-24

21 Now there was a strict law among the people of the church, that there should not any man, belonging to the church, arise and persecute those that did not belong to the church, and that there should be no … Continue reading

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There Should Be No Contention Among Them – Mosiah 23:15

15 Thus did Alma teach his people, that every man should love his neighbor as himself, that there should be no contention among them. (Mosiah 23:15) A fundamental principle of happy living is to avoid contention. As Mormon tells us … Continue reading

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Partakers of the Heavenly Gift – 4 Nephi 1:2-3

2 And it came to pass in the thirty and sixth year, the people were all converted unto the Lord, upon all the face of the land, both Nephites and Lamanites, and there were no contentions and disputations among them, … Continue reading

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