Category Archives: Knowledge

Knowest Thou the Meaning of the Tree? – 1 Nephi 11:20-23

20 And I looked and beheld the virgin again, bearing a child in her arms. 21 And the angel said unto me: Behold the Lamb of God, yea, even the Son of the Eternal Father! Knowest thou the meaning of … Continue reading

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Knowest Thou the Condescension of God? – 1 Nephi 11:14-17

14 And it came to pass that I saw the heavens open; and an angel came down and stood before me; and he said unto me: Nephi, what beholdest thou? 15 And I said unto him: A virgin, most beautiful … Continue reading

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When I Saw That Which Was Good Among Them – Mosiah 9:1-3

1 I, Zeniff, having been taught in all the language of the Nephites, and having had a knowledge of the land of Nephi, or of the land of our fathers’ first inheritance, and having been sent as a spy among … Continue reading

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Lessons from Alma

During November, I studied all of the chapters in the Book of Mormon which contain the teachings of Alma. Here are some of the principles I learned, grouped by category: Leadership Don’t delay difficult conversations. Hold the conversation by (1) … Continue reading

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God Gave Power unto One Man – Helaman 8:11-12

11 Therefore he was constrained to speak more unto them saying: Behold, my brethren, have ye not read that God gave power unto one man, even Moses, to smite upon the waters of the Red Sea, and they parted hither … Continue reading

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I Admit It May Be Termed a Resurrection – Alma 40:15-18

15 Now, there are some that have understood that this state of happiness and this state of misery of the soul, before the resurrection, was a first resurrection. Yea, I admit it may be termed a resurrection, the raising of … Continue reading

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This Is the Thing of Which I Do Know – Alma 40:7-9

7 And now I would inquire what becometh of the souls of men from this time of death to the time appointed for the resurrection? 8 Now whether there is more than one time appointed for men to rise it … Continue reading

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