Category Archives: Holy Ghost

What Is the Liahona?

When God commanded Lehi to leave the city of Jerusalem, he obeyed immediately. He took his family three days’ journey into the wilderness and set up camp by a river in a valley. The family camped in that valley for … Continue reading

Posted in Holy Ghost | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

What Guidance Does the Book of Mormon Provide About Recognizing the Holy Ghost?

Nephi promised that, if we will receive the Holy Ghost, “it will show unto [us] all things what [we] should do” (2 Nephi 32:5). The Lord told Joseph Smith that the Holy Ghost speaks to our mind and to our … Continue reading

Posted in Holy Ghost | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

What Does It Mean to Be “Baptized with Fire?”

John the Baptist testified of the mission of the Savior by telling the people that he was not worthy to carry the Savior’s shoes. He said, “I indeed baptize you with water unto repentance, but…he shall baptize you with the … Continue reading

Posted in Baptism, Holy Ghost | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

What Is the Gift of Tongues?

In the final chapter of the Book of Mormon, Moroni lists a number of gifts which are given “by the manifestations of the Spirit of God.” Among these are “all kinds of tongues” and “the interpretation of languages and of … Continue reading

Posted in Holy Ghost, Translation | Tagged , | Leave a comment

They Were Filled with the Holy Ghost – 3 Nephi 19:13

13 And it came to pass when they were all baptized and had come up out of the water, the Holy Ghost did fall upon them, and they were filled with the Holy Ghost and with fire. (3 Nephi 19:13) … Continue reading

Posted in 3 Nephi, Holy Ghost, Uncategorized | Tagged | 1 Comment

Nephi’s Sermon on the Words of Isaiah – 2 Nephi 11-33

Setting After telling the story of his family’s journey from Jerusalem to the promised land, sharing his father’s final words to each of his sons, describing the rift between him and his older brothers after his father’s death, and sharing … Continue reading

Posted in 2 Nephi, Atonement, Holy Ghost, Humility, Jesus Christ | Leave a comment

All Things What Ye Should Do – 2 Nephi 32:5

5 For behold, again I say unto you that if ye will enter in by the way, and receive the Holy Ghost, it will show unto you all things what ye should do. (2 Nephi 32:5) In the prior chapter, … Continue reading

Posted in 2 Nephi, Holy Ghost, Revelation | Tagged | 1 Comment