I Will Make a Spokesman for Him

In the 3rd chapter of Second Nephi, Lehi is quoting a prophecy from Joseph of Egypt. The quotation is nearly verbatim to the original given in the Genesis 50 JST. I’ve created a simple study document called: Joseph of Egypt Prophecy to easily see the differences...

Thoughts on Zion: Part 2 – Pure in Heart

Therefore, verily, thus saith the Lord, let Zion rejoice, for this is Zion—the pure in heart; therefore, let Zion rejoice, while all the wicked shall mourn. (D&C 97:21)   Blessed are the pure in heart: for they shall see God. (Matt 5:8)   For behold,...

Thoughts on Zion: Part 1 – Conditional Love

I’ve been out of work for the past 6 months. I’ve learned a lot. I had a good job and expected to help others with part of my paycheck. That has definitely changed. Now I’m on the other end, I need help. I’ve never been in a position to need,...