It will be quiet. O Lord, wilt thou redeem my soul? "Thus this quality of graceful endurance includes, but is more than, hanging on 'for one moment more.' (Mormon Doctrine, p. 73), "You might as well baptize a bag of sand as a man, if not done in view of the remission of sins and getting of the Holy Ghost. View Downloads. Jacob. Let's look at the subject matter of the next three chapters as a handbook or recipe for obtaining eternal life. A path is meant to be followed. 2 Nephi 31: 17: “Wherefore, do the things which I have told you I have seen that your Lord and your Redeemer should do; for, for this cause have they been shown unto me, that ye might know the gate by which ye should enter. And Jesus answering said unto him, Suffer it to be so now: for thus it becometh us to fulfil all righteousness. After a person has entered the gate of baptism, he has to press forward with a steadfastness in Christ, as Nephi expresses it, having a perfect brightness of hope, and a love of God and of all men; and if he endures to the end, then he gains the promised reward." 2 Nephi 16. 2 Nephi 19. Alma 13:28. I will not allow distractions or discouragement to hinder me from moving forward in my discipleship. Mlia Bookmarks. 2 Nephi 2. 3 Nephi 18:15. 'Nevertheless, he that endureth in faith and doeth my will, the same shall overcome, and shall receive an inheritance upon the earth when the day of transfiguration shall come' (D&C 63:20). 2 Nephi 32. 2 Nephi 15. 3 Nephi 18:15. "Even yesterday's spiritual experience, however, does not guarantee us against tomorrow's relapse. So, if an angel comes to you, does he just stand there as thoughts fill you mind….or does it seem as though he were … (Wherefore, Ye Must Press Forward, p. 28), "Since feasting on the word of God has a 'more powerful effect upon the minds of the people than... anything else' (Alma 31:5), the more of the word of God we have and act upon, the more we will press forward. I am one with the prophet Nephi in this respect. 2 Nephi 25. November 26, 2015 …be led by the Holy Spirit, becoming humble, meek, submissive, patient, full of love and... LDS Scripture of the Day November 26, 2015. 2 Nephi 7. Are we done once we’ve entered the path? Interestingly, the scriptures speak of three different warnings which all use similar language. Cut out the path and the words. 2 Nephi 31–33. Eloquence comes from being earnest, from having in our hearts a desire to bless the people and feed them with the bread of life. For the Lord God giveth light unto the understanding; for he speaketh unto men according to their language, unto their understanding.” This raises an interesting side issue. Indeed, chapters 31, 32, and 33 are relatively short, only 45 verses in total. In 2 Nephi 31, Nephi wants the things he says to be very plain, so much so that he uses the same word various times to emphasize his point. For his soul delights in plainness. (Since Cumorah, p. 387), "A speaker's first duty is to make himself understood, to speak with plainness, and he must also be in earnest, must mean what he says, and say what he means, or he can never impress the hearts of his hearers. 2 Nephi 17. 2 Nephi 31. John W. Welch Notes 2 Nephi 31 2 Nephi 31:1–2 — Nephi Writes His Last Words of Prophecy. 2 Nephi 2. 2 Nephi 31. 2 Nephi 17. 2 Nephi 19. It has therefore been one of the burdens of Church leadership in all dispensations to encourage the Saints to keep these things constantly in their remembrance." 2 Nephi 31:13 Follow the Son, with full purpose of heart, acting no … 2 Nephi 4. "Hence we are not merely to exist to the end but are to persist in coping with what is occurring in the holy present. He covenanted to be obedient and keep the Father's commandment; 3. 2 Nephi 4. BOOK OF MORMON AUDIO LINK http://lds.org/scriptures/bofm?lang=eng http://ComeUntoChrist.org http://ChurchofJesusChrist.org 2 Nephi 31. "If the Book of Mormon said only what we wanted it to we wouldn't need it. As you study this chapter use different colors to mark the following things: Use 3 colors to underline what is revealed to Nephi by: The Father; … And now, my brethren, I would that ye should hear me, for I … Just nibbling occasionally will not do. Alma 5:43 . Nephi teaches that Jesus Christ would come to take away the sins of the world and provides us all an example to follow. 16 Und nun, meine geliebten Brüder, erkenne ich daraus, wenn ein Mensch nicht bis ans Ende aausharrt, indem er dem bBeispiel des Sohnes des lebendigen Gottes nachfolgt, so kann er nicht errettet werden. In verse 11 Nephi records the words of the Father to him. Baptism by water is but half a baptism, and is good for nothing without the other half-that is, the baptism of the Holy Ghost." 2 Nephi 29. 2 Nephi 20. Then cometh Jesus from Galilee to Jordan unto John, to be baptized of him. This printable kit will help you study and teach 2 Nephi 31-33. he that will not believe my words will not believe me-that I am.' 2 Nephi 31: 21: “And now, behold, my beloved brethren, this is the way; and there is none other way nor name given under heaven whereby man can be saved in the kingdom of God. January 21, 2017 …ye have not come thus far save it were by the word of Christ with... LDS Scripture of the Day January 21, 2017. 2 Nephi 22. It is my desire, during the few moments I shall stand before you, to speak plainly, to make myself understood, and reach your hearts by the power of the Spirit of God." The prophet Enoch seems to have had an experience similar to Nephi's (see Moses 7:50, 53, 59)." Did Nephi really mean to say this? Each person must follow Jesus will full purpose of heart by being baptized and reborn. He is born again. In contrast to the convert who rejects the Lord after baptism and confirmation, the Lord has promised in remarkably simple words that he that endureth to the end, the same shall be saved. 21 Und nun siehe, meine geliebten Brüder, dies ist der aWeg; und es ist bkein anderer Weg noch cName unter dem Himmel gegeben, wodurch der Mensch im Reich Gottes errettet werden kann. 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