Alma, helaman, third, fourth nephi, mormon, ether, and moroni. Discussions on the book of mormon 2 nephi 2 originally aired. Nephi warned that those who reject the word of god are grasped with death and hell and the devil 2 nephi 28. The book of mormon read aloud one chapter at a time. Fourth nephi, the twelfth subdivision of the book of mormon. And now, i, nephi, speak concerning the prophecies of which my father hath spoken, concerning joseph, who was. It is thus very evident that the book of mormon derives its concept of satan straight from the new testament. The book of mormon contains an important prophecy about a descendant of the ancient joseph who would also be named joseph and who would do a great work of salvation among the israelites to bring them to the knowledge of gods covenants in the last days see 2 nephi 3. It was not long after the book of mormon was published before nephis statement that he wrote using the learning of the jews and the language of the egyptians 1 nephi 1. In the land of nephi, jacob teaches the nephites 2 nephi 611 and nephi prophesies and quotes to them from isaiah, explaining some of isaiahs teachings 2 nephi 1224. The prophets of 2 nephi quote from 20 chapters and make allusions andor references to parts of two more chapters, making a total of 22. Nephi emphasizes his devotion to teaching about jesus christ. Book of mormon, 1837, page 260 the joseph smith papers.
See all 3 formats and editions hide other formats and editions. Mire on the pathways of the biblical zoo, jerusalem. It starts with god i think telling everyone in israel how screwed they are, and then just shifts to lehi babbling endlessly on his deathbed. According to cleon skousen, one of the greatest treasures in the book of mormon is nephis inspired commentary on isaiah, chapter 29, which is contained in 2 nephi, chapters 2527. Let us go up again unto jerusalem, and let us be faithful in keeping the commandments of the lord. It is not sponsored or endorsed by either the maxwell institute or. There are nine isaiah chapters commonly used in view of the hebrews and the book of mormon. According to the book, it was written by the ancient prophet nephi.
The lord warns nephi to depart into the wilderness. Religious studies center, brigham young university, 1989, 297. Book of mormon gospel doctrine lesson 4, the things which i saw while i was carried away in the spirit, november 19, 2015 scripture roundtable. Part of the brother of jareds name appears in the book of mormon, they called the name of the place moriancumer ether 2. Study aid for those that dont have the time to read themselves. And behold, in thy childhood thou hast suffered afflictions and much sorrow, because of the rudeness of thy brethren. Nephi supposedly began his second record in the americas during 588 bce about the time of the destruction of jerusalem and continued to 545 bce. Shakespeare and the book of mormon byu scholarsarchive. Nibleys commentary on the book of mormon is based on transcriptions from classes taught by hugh nibley, and is published with the permission of the neal a. First nephi, the first subdivision of the book of mormon.
Printers manuscript of the book of mormon, circa august 1829circa. The second book of nephi usually referred to as second nephi or 2 nephi, is the second book of the book of mormon. Careful readers of the king james bible apocrypha will have noticed in 1 esdras 5. Small plates of nephi, part of the source material for the book of mormon. He is referred to as an angel of light in ii nephi 9. I hope i made it enjoyable in some way but it wasnt easy. Analysis of textual variants of the book of mormon. However, the savior was born while herod the great was still alive. Second book of nephi xii 2 nephi 2830 book of mormon. Mormon, as quoted by moroni, expanded this definition to charity is. But the words which are sealed he shall not deliver, neither shall he deliver the book.
Thou art my a firstborn in the days of my tribulation in the wilderness. This revelation will be a weapon in his hands against the destructive influence and power of satan. Book of mormon gospel doctrine lesson 2, all things according to his will, november 8, 2015 the hilt thereof was of pure gold, john a. Page 1 of 80 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 the second book of nephi an account of the death of lehi. This would have covered the time of the prophets ezekiel and daniel who were prophesying in babylon during the captivity. Discussions on the book of mormon 2 nephi 9 originally aired. The original translation of the title did not include the word first. Third nephi, the eleventh subdivision of the book of mormon. Brodie bases her claim of plagiarism from view of the hebrews upon the common use of isaiah chapters. An account written by the hand of mormon, upon plates taken from the plates of nephi. An important role of the book of mormon is to bear testimony of the truthfulness of the bible. The lord warns lehi to depart out of the land of jerusalem, because he prophesieth unto the people concerning their iniquity. Maxwell institute for religious scholarship and nibley llc. Part 1 1 nephi 12 nephi 10 hardcover january 1, 2005 by royal skousen author 5.
Thomasson sees center of this overarching chiasm as the atonement at alma 34. Many gentiles will reject the book of mormon they will say, we need no more biblethe lord speaks to many nationshe will judge the world out of the books which will be written. From the book of mormon record, we know the following. It has continued to perplex even the best lds scholars, who have put forward no fewer than five different interpretations of the passage. We learn about the redemption and salvation through jesus christ, lehi also speaks about how there is no good without evil.
Second nephi, the second subdivision of the book of mormon. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. They shallwrite the things which shall be done among them, and they shall be written andsealed up in a book, and. So now, we get to what i know is one of your favorite parts of the book of mormon, maurine. Interestingly, while the urim and thummim are called interpreters, alma 37. The original translation of the title did not include the word second.
Lehi explains that jerusalem will be destroyed, and he bestows a general curse and blessing upon jerusalem. The book will be given to a man, and will eventually be published widely. Behold, my soul delighteth in proving unto my people the truth of the coming of christ. First and second were added to the titles of the books of nephi by oliver cowdery when preparing the book for printing. The wars with the lamanites soon began, and continued apace 2 nephi 5.
The book of mormon exposes the wiles of the devil by illustrating his tactics in former times, so that we can recognize them today. Items do not represent the official views of the church of jesus christ of latterday saints or of book of mormon central. Book of mormon timeline with dates and locations for. Studying the scripturesoverview of the book of mormon unit 1 introduction to the first book of nephi. Book of mormon central teach come follow me book of mormon come follow me 2020. Summary of 1 nephi the first book of nephi can be broken down into six sections below. Book of mormon, 1837, page 73 the joseph smith papers. The prophet joseph smith revealed the name in the following manner. According to warren and ferguson, if lehi and his companions left jerusalem in 597 b. But the book shall be delivered unto a man, and he shall deliver the words of the book, which are the words of those who have slumbered in the dust, and he shall deliver these words unto another.
Second book of nephi v 2 nephi 68 book of mormon study. Though spoken of explicitly the fewest number of times 27, charity is defined and explained in the book of mormon more directly and clearly than either faith or hope. But columbuss voyages also set in motion the series of events leading up to the restoration of the gospel of jesus christincluding the coming forth the book of mormon and its use to restore the children of lehi to a knowledge of their privileged status as covenant people of the lord 1 nephi. The book of mormon an account written by the hand of mormon upon plates taken from the plates of nephi wherefore it is an abridgment of the record of the. Why did nephi say that people had to learn things line upon. Lehi and his wife sariah, and his four sons, being called, beginning at the eldest laman, lemuel, sam, and nephi. Summary of 2 nephi lehi opens second nephi with his prophecies concerning the future of his posterity. Second book of nephi xii 2 nephi 2830 book of mormon study text. Reynolds and sjodahl, commentary on the book of mormon, vol.67 246 1461 1507 603 816 30 1450 618 832 1294 314 1026 61 783 911 1178 807 486 214 389 1302 135 939 1090 140 113 1212 688 497 954