2 Nephi 25

CLICK HERE to read 2 Nephi 25. After all those chapters of Nephi reminding the people of the words of Isaiah, now Nephi begin to testify to his people.  He wants to expound upon the Scriptures so that they can … Continue reading

2 Nephi 8: tsedeq (Melchizedek = Righteousness)

CLICK HERE to read 2 Nephi 8. Jacob’s “covenant speech” continues in chapter 8, and it parallels Isaiah 51 which can be split up into three poems: Verses 1-8: Creation (The Plan of Salvation) Verses 9-16:  Prophets  (The Way of … Continue reading

1 Nephi 15: Holiness to the Lord, House of the Lord

CLICK HERE to read 1 Nephi 15. This chapter changes gears.  After Nephi’s pondering of his father’s vision, after his prayers to understand that vision, after the revelation that comes in response… after the unfolding of all these things, then … Continue reading