The Jaredites Cross the Ocean

Rend the veil of wickedness, hardness of heart, blindness of mind, then shall great and marvelous things be revealed unto you. Call upon the father in his name with a broken heart and a contrite spirit. First off, I think it's interesting that we can have a veil of wickedness. Just like the veil that … Continue reading The Jaredites Cross the Ocean

The Brother of Jared Saw Everything

Moroni cuts in here and says that he cannot make a full account of all the things the Lord says to the brother of Jared. However, he will add his witness (because he may have read the full account) that Christ appeared to him in the same likeness as he did when he visited the … Continue reading The Brother of Jared Saw Everything

Loving God Results in Righteousness and Overcoming All Things

Chapter 3 of 1st John starts off with saying how great is the love of God that we should be called his people! The world doesn't know us because it knows not Him. We know our eternal destiny and when he comes again, we shall be like him and see him as he is. If … Continue reading Loving God Results in Righteousness and Overcoming All Things

The Brother of Jared Sees Jesus Christ

Sometimes the Lord doesn't give us all the answers. He asks us what we propose to do. When we think about what we want, why we want it, and our reasoning behind it, then we are able to "reason with" and council with the Lord. It's more meaningful because we have done all the work. … Continue reading The Brother of Jared Sees Jesus Christ

The Jaredites’ Journey Into the Wilderness

Everyone does as the Lord says and goes into the valley northward which was called Nimrod, after the mighty hunter.┬áNimrod was a descendant of Noah's brother (I think) and yes, he was a mighty hunter and yes he founded the city of Babylon (Babel). Really quick side note on the name Babel. It's actually a … Continue reading The Jaredites’ Journey Into the Wilderness