Tag Archives: Ether 9

What Does It Mean to Be “Ripe in Iniquity?”

In this life, there is a space between choices and consequences. That’s what makes it a period of probation. We are not trained animals, taking actions with the expectation of immediate rewards or punishments. Instead, we are often left alone, … Continue reading

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What Do We Know About the Jaredite Plates?

Like a play within a play, the Book of Mormon, an ancient record translated by the power of God, contains a story of another ancient record which was translated by the power of God. The first mention of this record … Continue reading

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Poisonous Serpents – Ether 9:29-35

29 But the people believed not the words of the prophets, but they cast them out; and some of them they cast into pits and left them to perish. And it came to pass that they did all these things … Continue reading

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The Son of Righteousness – Ether 9:21-22

21 And Emer did execute judgment in righteousness all his days, and he begat many sons and daughters; and he begat Coriantum, and he anointed Coriantum to reign in his stead. 22 And after he had anointed Coriantum to reign … Continue reading

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Akish Began to Be Jealous – Ether 9:6-8

5 And it came to pass that Akish sought the life of his father-in-law; and he applied unto those whom he had sworn by the oath of the ancients, and they obtained the head of his father-in-law, as he sat … Continue reading

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But the People Believed Not – Ether 9:28-29

28 And there came prophets in the land again, crying repentance unto them–that they must prepare the way of the Lord or there should come a curse upon the face of the land; yea, even there should be a great … Continue reading

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Ether 9:34-35 When They Had Humbled Themselves Sufficiently

35 And it came to pass that when they had humbled themselves sufficiently before the Lord he did send rain upon the face of the earth; and the people began to revive again, and there began to be fruit in … Continue reading

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