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Mormon 1-9. I Write that Ye Might Believe the Gospel of Jesus Christ

Why did Mormon write?  And why are Mormon’s life experiences relevant to understanding the Book of Mormon? Read more at my article “Mormon 1-9. I Write that Ye Might Believe the Gospel of Jesus Christ.”

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3 Nephi 17-19. Christ’s Visit to the Americas

Christ’s visit to the Americas marks the climax of the Book of Mormon when we would expect the greatest of epiphanies, the most illuminating of revelations and the most marvelous of mysteries to be unfolded.  Truly, great epiphanies were displayed … Continue reading

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3 Nephi 7. A Reflection Upon Human Unrighteousness

Just three years before the coming of Christ to the American continent, secret combinations that opposed faithful prophets proclaiming repentance destroyed the stable Nephite government.  Social chaos quickly followed as the society divided into numerous clans and tribes (3 Nephi … Continue reading

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2 Nephi 6-10. Jacob’s Masterful Discourse

One of the most beautiful and doctrinally significant discourses in the Book of Mormon was given by Jacob, brother of Nephi in 2 Nephi 6-10.  The farewell speech of King Benjamin or the sermons of Jesus Christ when he visited … Continue reading

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1 Nephi 12-14: Nephi’s Grand Vision. New article on Interpreter

Nephi provides one of the most remarkable visionary experiences recorded in scripture.  In the short sweep of four chapters he unveils patterns of the plan of salvation woven into the threads of world history.  In the process he also elucidates … Continue reading

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Revelation 5-6 and 19-22: Views and Perspectives

“The Book of Revelation has long been the source of much mystery, speculation, fantastic interpretations, and the source of near suffocating fervor that the world will be destroyed in the next five minutes (I just hope that I can finish … Continue reading

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James: Exhort and Encourage. New article on Interpreter

James: Exhort and Encourage was recently published on Interpreter. “James may be the most important book of scripture for the Restoration.  The now famous passage, “If any of you lack wisdom, let him ask of God,” (James 1:5) set the … Continue reading

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