J230 | Part 2.3 | The Thoughts of the Heart

J230 | Part 2.3 | The Thoughts of the Heart

There is something I noticed about the way Jacob discovers what’s going on. Based on what Jacob says, it led me to wonder if they were even taking action yet? And it came to pass that Nephi died.1   And now it came to pass that the people of Nephi, under the...
J230 | Part 2.2 | Daughters of God

J230 | Part 2.2 | Daughters of God

How does God view His daughters? To the women reading this, see if you resonate with any of this, help others understand what these words mean to you. What do these words appear to be speaking to us?   Read and Consider before your wives and your children, many...
J230 | Part 1.4 | Chapter and Verse

J230 | Part 1.4 | Chapter and Verse

The Book of Mormon has gone through several changes and editions to arrive at our modern edition. I found it useful to look at the history of these chapters, how the Book of Mormon was organized in the first printing, and how we got to the chapters and verses we use...
J230 | Part 1.3 | The Root of the Interpretation

J230 | Part 1.3 | The Root of the Interpretation

The first mention of Jacob 2 that I could find is from the Journal of Discourses, in general conference, by Orson Pratt in July of 1859.1 This is 15 years after the death of Joseph Smith. Before jumping in, it’s worth noting Pratt’s influence on Mormon...