Jacob 5

CLICK HERE to read Jacob 5. This chapter is a long parable chapter, with the story being about a vineyard.  The house of Israel is compared to a tame olive tree nourished in the vineyard.  “It grew, and waxed old, … Continue reading

2 Nephi 24

CLICK HERE to read 2 Nephi 24. This chapter compares to Isaiah 14. After the judgments in the last chapter, the consequences for those who do not choose to become covenant people, it is great relief and deep comfort to … Continue reading

2 Nephi 21

CLICK HERE to read 2 Nephi 21. This chapter compares to Isaiah 11. In the previous chapter, Isaiah took us from understanding how our enemies (even Satan) attack(s) us, to what that looks like when we are not behaving like … Continue reading

2 Nephi 9: tsedeq Poem

CLICK HERE to read 2 Nephi 9. This chapter closes out Jacob’s famous “covenant speech” (verse 1).  He tells the Nephites that the reason he gave the speech is so that everyone will know that the Lord established these covenants … Continue reading