Wherefore, because that ye have a Bible ye need not suppose that it contains all my words; neither need ye suppose that I have not caused more to be written. Kimball, Spencer W. “Voices of the Past, of the Present, of the Future.” Ensign (June 1971) 1:16–19; also in Conference Report (Apr. TGÂ Trust Not in the Arm of Flesh. 5 And they adeny the bpower of God, the Holy One of Israel; and they say unto the people: Hearken unto us, and hear ye our precept; for behold there is cno God today, for the Lord and the Redeemer hath done his work, and he hath given his power unto men; 6 Behold, hearken ye unto my precept; if they shall say there is a miracle wrought by the hand of the Lord, believe it not; for this day he is not a God of amiracles; he hath done his work. Several years ago when two professional football teams met in an important playoff game, the odds were heavily in favor of one particular team. Between waves I made friends with another surfer who liked to sit in the same area as I did to catch waves. . 13:14 (14â15); Hel. What is it about some words on a printed page-all of which are clean and uplifting and pertain to historical and doctrinal matters-that arouses such violent antagonisms? Nephi wrote to those who would fight against the restoration: “Wo unto them that turn aside the just for a thing of naught and revile against that which is good, and say it is of no worth! In the April 1971 general conference, President Spencer W. Kimball spoke about the many and varied voices in the world that expound the ever-changing precepts of men: Certainly, some blame can be attached to the voices from lecture platforms, editorial rooms, or broadcasting stands, and even from the pulpit. Evidence. It does not matter to him whether people proclaim Christ or denounce him, if in their religious creeds they are blindly riveted to false doctrines and the traditions of men. There is, however, one great difference between the Bible and the Book of Mormon that shows why some people can disbelieve the Bible and let the matter drop, but disbelieving the Book of Mormon, they find themselves compelled to arise in wrath and defame the Nephite record. 2 Nephi 33. As did the good man of the house, they fall asleep, and the property (in this case, their souls), is open for the thief to come in and plunder (Matt. 185 Heber J. 17 But behold, if the inhabitants of the earth shall repent of their wickedness and abominations they shall not be destroyed, saith the Lord of Hosts. Matt. About 559–545 B.C. 2 Nephi 31. Religion is a personal matter, and all men are entitled to worship any God of their own choosing, in any way that suits them, as long as their course is decent and does not destroy the rights and freedoms of others. Some individuals he stirs to anger against that which is good (28:20). That must have really shocked him—he was surfing with a Mormon bishop. Nephi also revealed important truths concerning Satan. These statistics show Satan’s success. Posts about 2 Nephi 28 written by sadienp. 2 Nephi 5. I opened the lesson with the opening principle from the manual about how the Book of Mormon exposes the adversary's workings. The prophet Nephi gave the Lord’s response to the latter-day Gentiles who would murmur because of the coming forth of additional scripture: Know ye not that there are more nations than one? This is the true doctrine of Christ. 2Â Ne. Men ordinarily do not rise up to fight the Bible; they do not organize mobs and incite them to shed the blood of others because such persons believe in the scripture of the Old World. Could it be that those Nephi refers to are, in part, members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints who have erred because of the persistent encroachment of the world? . Eating, drinking, and being merry is not synonymous with being happy. This anger blinds their eyes and closes their hearts to its message. I told him BYU–Hawaii. Alma’s youngest son, Corianton, was struggling with this very doctrine: And now, my son, I perceive there is somewhat more which doth worry your mind, which ye cannot understand—which is concerning the justice of God in the punishment of the sinner; for ye do try to suppose that it is injustice that the sinner should be consigned to a state of misery (Alma 42:1). . 13:26–28). In the original Book of Mormon chapter divisions, Nephi’s prophecies in 2 Nephi 26-30 were broken up into two distinct chapters – 2 Nephi 26–27 (Nephi’s interweaving of his own vision with Isaiah 29, which was covered in the last post) and 2 Nephi 28–30. TGÂ Book of Mormon; Restoration of the Gospel. A Harsh Rebuke – 2 Nephi 28:1-32 Posted on February 8, 2019 by Pure Revelations 1 And now, behold, my brethren, I have spoken unto you, according as the Spirit hath constrained [compelled] me; wherefore, I know that they must surely come to pass. Only this month the press quoted the retired head of a populous church proposing “revival of old-style betrothals which would permit young unmarried couples to sleep together with the church’s blessing,” and “it would not be regarded in the moral sense as fornication.” (18). With his raging, pacifying and flattering, he wages war both within and without the Church. Nephi labeled this a vain doctrine. By their … As a result of apostasy, the poor are exploited, the meek are persecuted and the humble err. Nehor is a good example of this type of easy preachment. 19:20; 21:8; 2Â Ne. For my study in Preach My Gospel I read 2 Nephi 28. In chapter 27, Nephi quotes a prophecy from the brass plates of Laban that corresponds with Isaiah 29 of the Bible. Step 1. Pride is an enemy of Christ that laid claim to victory over the entire Nephite civilization (1 Nephi 12:19). We must not put our trust in the arm of flesh unless they hearken unto the Holy Ghost. . And because that I have spoken one word ye need not suppose that I cannot speak another; for my work is not yet finished; neither shall it be until the end of man, neither from that time henceforth and forever. I am no devil, for there is none” (2 Nephi 28:22). Wherefore, I speak the same words unto one nation like unto another. And in fine wo unto all those who tremble and are angry because of the truth of God!” (2 Nephi 28:16, 28). 2:18; D&C 10:27; 76:29. Fourth, he leads the way by going in advance, by conducting, escorting, or directing, by causing one to follow a certain course of action or line of thought. 2 Nephi 2:27. by LDS Scripture of the Day | posted in: Book of Mormon | 0 . . What is one other book about religion to him, unless it teaches the truth and leads men to love and serve Christ and to prepare for an eternal inheritance with him in the kingdom of his Father? Knowing only a few would follow him if his true identity and design were manifested, he carefully draws people into the false conclusion of supposing they are winning when, in fact, they are slowly, but nevertheless effectively being destroyed. 2Â Ne. Dennis L. Largey, “The Enemies of Christ: 2 Nephi 28,” in Second Nephi, The Doctrinal Structure, ed. 19:17 (17â21); Jacob 5:47; 6:4; D&C 133:67. Blog Archive 2018 (123) March (52) February (34) January … Jer. Many false churches will be built up in the last days—They will teach false, vain, and foolish doctrines—Apostasy will abound because of false teachers—The devil will rage in the hearts of men—He will teach all manner of false doctrines. Pride separates people as some lift themselves away from their neighbors in supposed superiority. For behold, he that is built upon the crock dreceiveth it with gladness; and he that is built upon a sandy foundation trembleth lest he shall fall. 24:43). Precepts such as this spawn numerous abominations among the children of men and pave the way for false teachers to echo the various voices that promote evil, destroy souls and pervert the truth. . The foundation sin which spawns all of these abominations is pride. In order to sin without feeling guilt, one must lower his moral standard to correspond with his behavior. 9:45; Alma 36:18. New York: Simon and Schuster, 1955. 26 Yea, wo be unto him that ahearkeneth unto the precepts of men, and denieth the power of God, and the gift of the Holy Ghost! He bore his testimony of the truth of his words. 2 Nephi 18. they have all gone astray save it be a few, who are the humble followers of Christ. This is an exactly opposite teaching from the true gospel principle that to remove guilt one must lift his behavior to his moral standard through appropriate repentance. 2 Nephi 30. 2 Nephi 3. I said, “You don’t believe everything you read, do you?” Our exchanges between waves stopped until he said: “You’re the guys that add to the Bible.” I responded, “I think you’re referring to our belief in the Book of Mormon.” He replied, “That’s weird stuff—you can’t add to God’s word.” After a while I asked him if he believed that God loved everybody. 18:12; 2Â Ne. 1975), 93–97. 21:6. 4 And they shall contend one with another; and their priests shall contend one with another, and they shall teach with their alearning, and deny the bHoly Ghost, which giveth utterance. 32 aWo be unto the Gentiles, saith the Lord God of Hosts! 2 Nephi 25. . Samuel the Lamanite told the Nephites, for ye have sought all the days of your lives for that which ye could not obtain; and ye have sought for happiness in doing iniquity, which thing is contrary to the nature of that righteousness which is in our great and Eternal Head. Edited by Leo Rosten. For notwithstanding I shall lengthen out mine arm unto them from day to day, they will deny me; nevertheless, I will be merciful unto them, saith the Lord God, if they will repent and come unto me; for mine arm is lengthened out all the day long, saith the Lord God of Hosts.”. Satan again is pleased, as philosophies multiply and the pride of men in their wisdom carries them swiftly away from God. Many Christians are prone to view the Bible as one-sided history or great literature, but not as inspired writing. Even those in Islam, whose whole religion is Koran-based, find no especial fault with the Bible. One example of this is a 2 November 1983 article in the Honolulu Star Bulletin, entitled “She Teaches Women How to Cheat.” It reports on the work of psychologist Cynthia Silverman, who conducts workshops “for married women who are having, or thinking of having extramarital affairs.” The following excerpt from that article reveals its teachings: “This is not advice on free love. 2 Nephi 28. Therefore, consistent with the disharmony inherent in the learning of men, these churches are characterized by their strifes of words, contests of opinions and contention among the clergy (JS- H 1:6). About 559–545 B.C. In truth and in fact, the violent opposition to the Book of Mormon is one of the great evidences of its divinity. Knowing the specific plans of the opposition enabled the defense to become the offense and win the game. Nephi teaches the right way— the law of Moses must be kept until Christ comes to fulfill it. satan’s top ten lies 2 nephi 28:5-9, 21-22 DIVIDE AND ILLUSTRATE Read the assigned scripture and the create an Illustration of what the scripture tell us. The Book of Mormon also condemns church activity devoid of charity for those served. With the enemy now clearly in sight, Latter-day Saints must be careful to guard against wolves in sheep’s clothing: those who deride the standards of the Church, denounce its doctrines, teach an easy road or a multidirectional highway to heaven, and emphasize the drabness of being a Latter-day Saint as opposed to eating and drinking and being merry. Rev. . We suppose that the book has more enemies than friends. . Monte S. Nyman and Charles D. Tate Jr. (Provo, UT: Religious Studies Center, Brigham Young University, 1989), 287–305. From among the discordant voices we are shocked at those of many priests who encourage the defilement of men and wink at the eroding trends and who deny the omniscience of God. The prophet of that time said to a gathering of wicked Nephites: Behold ye are worse than they; for as the Lord liveth, if a prophet come among you and declareth unto you the word of the Lord, which testifieth of your sins and iniquities, ye are angry with him, and cast him out and seek all manner of ways to destroy him; yea, you will say that he is a false prophet. No evidence has yet been submitted for this verse. Chapter 29 is also a prophetic chapter concerning the Book of Mormon. Chapter 28. Today they can be found well disguised as the philosophies and tendencies listed in the chart below. 2 Nephi 8. Gen. 4:10; Rev. . 2 Nephi 14. Obviously, knowing the strategy of an adversary gives one an advantage. 12 Because of apride, and because of bfalse teachers, and cfalse doctrine, their churches have become corrupted, and their churches are lifted up; because of pride they are puffed up. Other religious leaders are saying: “. . The disarming of this divine alarm system enables the enemy to enter and move freely about. Second, he cheats, swindles, misleads, fools, or practices fraud upon, which means he deceives by trickery. Thus verses 7 and 8 are examples of salvation based on a disproportionate relationship between justice and mercy. And when the two nations shall run together the testimony of the two nations shall run together also. 2 Nephi 28:30-32; 2 Nephi 29. The key phrase is “the Redeemer hath done his work” (v. 5). Although Nephi identifies characteristics of false teachers outside the Church, members thus warned should seek to avoid shades of these characteristics within their own individual worship. (Source: Miriam Horwinski, teaching assistant of John W. Welch, Book of Mormon 121H, … Here are some of the verses that especially meant something to me: 14 - . Let’s see they don’t do it moronically or hurt themselves or their families.” To that end, workshop participants are given practical advice such as remembering to cover absences with excuses a husband cannot check, and to resist the temptation to confess because “a white lie is better than a black truth.” . President Joseph F. Smith foresaw three temptations that the Church would face in the twentieth century: “There are at least three dangers that threaten the Church within, and the authorities need to awaken to the fact that the people should be warned unceasingly against them. . 2 Nephi 28:32. (Conference Report, Apr. For example, the standard of acceptance of certain material presented on the movie screen has degenerated until today some people view films without any measured reaction which would have shocked them a few years ago. In their pacified condition, although not in stride, yet still on the same track and going in the same direction, these saints are slowly moving with the times, instead of being fastened securely to the rock. 2 Nephi 6. 801-422-6975, False Teachers—How Can They be Recognized?. Job 6:27; Prov. California hillside after the rainy season. Know ye not that the testimony of two nations is a witness unto you that I am God, that I remember one nation like unto another? Nephi, as does Moroni in Mormon 8, exposes the characteristics, activities and motivation of these enemies. Yea, ye will lift him up, and ye will give unto him of your substance; ye will give unto him of your gold, and of your silver, and ye will clothe him with costly apparel; and because he speaketh flattering words unto you, and he saith that all is well, then ye will not find fault with him. 10 And the ablood of the saints shall cry from the ground against them. Tag: 2 Nephi 28 “Deny Not the Power of God” – Moroni 10:7. 1Â Cor. To help understand what is taught in 2 Nephi chapter 28, it is important to review its context. McConkie, Bruce R. A New Witness for the Articles of Faith. In 1929 George Herbert Betts published the results of a fifty-seven doctrinal question survey he sent out to 500 ministers and 500 theological students. 2 Nephi 28. February 13, 2020. In the pride of his heart, he does not drive from the rear but leads from the front. 23 Yea, they are grasped with death, and hell; and death, and hell, and the devil, and all that have been seized therewith must stand before the throne of God, and be ajudged according to their works, from whence they must go into the place prepared for them, even a blake of fire and brimstone, which is endless torment. 9 Yea, and there shall be many which shall teach after this manner, afalse and vain and bfoolish cdoctrines, and shall be puffed up in their hearts, and shall seek deep to hide their counsels from the Lord; and their works shall be in the dark. 2 And the things which shall be written out of the abook shall be of great bworth unto the children of men, and especially unto our seed, which is a cremnant of the house of Israel. 2 Nephi 20. D&C 1:19 (19â20). 1 And now, behold, my brethren, I have spoken unto you, according as the Spirit hath constrained me; wherefore, I know that they must surely come to pass. But behold, if a man shall come among you and shall say: Do this, and there is no iniquity; do that and ye shall not suffer; yea, he will say: Walk after the pride of your own hearts; yea, walk after the pride of your eyes, and do whatsoever your heart desireth-and if a man shall come among you and say this, ye will receive him, and say that he is a prophet. A closer look at some of the key words used in this passage is helpful to broaden our understanding of how Satan operates: First, he pacifies, which means he appeases or placates. As it did in the Nephite society, pride can lead to swelling and boasting, then to envy and strife, then to malice and persecution, and finally, if unchecked, to the grievous sin of murder (Hel. 24 Therefore, wo be unto him that is at aease in Zion! 18 But behold, that great and aabominable church, the bwhore of all the earth, must ctumble to the earth, and great must be the fall thereof. In verse 7 we read, “Yea, and there shall be many which shall say: Eat, drink, and be merry, for tomorrow we die; and it shall be well with us.” This teaching emphasizes both the humanistic and the hedonistic. It is not that false churches deny the existence or witness of the Holy Ghost, but that the scholarship of men would supplant the spirit of revelation as the theological basis of determining truth. . Satan of course is pleased. Anyone who is deceived into believing that people can be saved “in their sins” would do well to hearken to Alma’s final counsel to Corianton: O my son, I desire that ye should deny the justice of God no more. 8:31. Nephi wrote that these teachers would “seek deep to hide their counsels from the Lord; and their works shall be in the dark” (2 Nephi 28:9). 2 Nephi 28: 4: "And they shall contend one with another; and their priests shall contend one with another, and they shall teach with their learning, and deny the Holy Ghost, which giveth utterance." . They teach the doctrines just discussed which are both anti-restoration and anti-Christ. A Guide to the Religions of America. Then one must “press forward with a steadfastness in Christ, having a perfect brightness of hope, and a love of God and of all men.” Nephi then promised, “Wherefore, if ye shall press forward, feasting upon the word of Christ, and endure to the end, behold, thus saith the Father: Ye shall have eternal life” (31:20). 2 Nephi 32. Second Nephi chapter 28 is a prophetic writing opening to full view important truths concerning several of the chief enemies of Jesus Christ and the restored gospel as follows: (1) false doctrines, identified as the precepts of men; (2) false teachers; (3) pride; and (4) Satan himself. 16:25; 1Â Cor. (65; emphasis added). False churches, false teachers, false doctrines and pride are enemies of Christ. With a walkie talkie the assistant had radioed the information to the defensive backfield coach, who then informed his players on the field through substitution. By reading and hearkening to the message of 2 Nephi 28 Church members can get “nearer” to God by recognizing and avoiding his enemies. 19 For the kingdom of the devil must ashake, and they which belong to it must needs be stirred up unto repentance, or the bdevil will grasp them with his everlasting cchains, and they be stirred up to anger, and perish; 20 For behold, at that day shall he arage in the bhearts of the children of men, and stir them up to anger against that which is good. One day the eskimo took his razor-sharp knife and placed it blade up in the snow. 2 Nephi 28 (August 9, 2013) If there is an overarching theme to this chapter, it seems to be that God still has power to do His work. . It embraces the teachings of the noted anti-Christs Nehor and Korihor. From there one ascends to greater heights of wickedness. Provo, UT 84602 Thus Nephi wrote, “the blood of the saints shall cry from the ground against them” (2 Nephi 28:10). Subscribe to: Post Comments (Atom) About Me. Practice sessions are closed, fences are covered to prevent observation, decoys are used when sending in signals, and players are heavily fined when they lose a playbook. In the literature he had read, Mormons don’t say things like that. Fix the pacifier in the baby’s mouth and as the sucking motion intensifies the eyes begin to shut. Making moral truth relative has dethroned God and elevated man to become the measure of right and wrong. 2 And the things which shall be written out of the book shall be of great worth unto the children of men, and especially unto our seed, which is a remnant of the house of Israel. The world teaches that life is short and tomorrow we die, and we prosper according to our genius and conquer according to our strength (Alma 30:17). The meat was so delicious that he didn’t notice that as he was licking and biting, he was cutting his own tongue on the knife. 2 Nephi 4. Betts, George Herbert. 27:35 (34â35); D&C 33:4. By following the world they are slowly being choked by the tares and pierced by the thorns of worldly measures. Second Nephi chapter 28 is a prophetic writing opening to full view important truths concerning several of the chief enemies of Jesus Christ and the restored gospel as follows: (1) false doctrines, identified as the precepts of men; (2) false teachers; (3) pride; and (4) Satan himself. This is classic priestcraft, identified and condemned in the Book of Mormon. . 3 Nephi 26:19. True spiritual wellness comes through the continual upward reach toward obedience to laws, principles and ordinances which are absolute, eternal and unchanging, taught by apostles and prophets and clearly defined in the standard works of the Church. 2 Nephi 28:2 Verse Text. Chapter 28 is consistent with both the time period and subjects of chapters 27 and 29. Chapter 28 1 And now, behold, my brethren, I have spoken unto you, according as the Spirit hath constrained me; wherefore, I know that they must surely come to pass. 13 They arob the bpoor because of their fine sanctuaries; they rob the poor because of their fine clothing; and they persecute the meek and the poor in heart, because in their cpride they are puffed up. 24–25); third, to those who hearken to the precepts of men (v. 26); and, finally, to those in the latter days who are angered by the work of the restoration and the coming forth of the Book of Mormon (vv. . 2 Nephi 29. . Behold, I say unto you, Nay. Should parents in Zion allow the world with its steady decline in moral values to decide what is or is not acceptable viewing at a certain age? 3 Nephi 1:13. 2 Nephi 24. These ideas are remarkably similar to those the Methodist minister said to Joseph Smith a short time after his first vision: I took occasion to give him an account of the vision which I had had. Before departing and between sets I looked at him and said that I knew that Jesus Christ is my Savior and that salvation comes through no other name, that he died on the cross, was resurrected and lives today, and that one day we will all stand before him and be judged according to our works. Chapter 28: "The Devil's Advocacy Group" Chapter Summary: Many false churches will be built up in the last days--They will teach false, vain, and foolish doctrines--Apostasy will abound because of false teachers--The devil will rage in the hearts of men--He will teach all manner of false doctrines. Labels: Book of Mormon. 14 They wear astiff necks and high heads; yea, and because of pride, and wickedness, and abominations, and bwhoredoms, they have all cgone astray save it be a dfew, who are the humble followers of Christ; nevertheless, they are eled, that in many instances they do ferr because they are taught by the precepts of men. 6:10 (9â11); 18:24 (22â24); 19:2; 2Â Ne. Werbefrei streamen oder als CD und MP3 kaufen bei Amazon.de. I was greatly surprised at his behavior; he treated my communication not only lightly, but with great contempt, saying it was all of the devil, that there were no such things as visions or revelations in these days; that all such things had ceased with the apostles, and that there would never be any more of them. But behold, all things have been done in the wisdom of him who knoweth all... LDS Scripture of the Day January 1, 2017. It's also often easier to give than to receive, particularly when the gift is viewed as necessary. Nephi then identifies several of the false precepts that would be taught at the time of the restoration and have continued to the present: they shall (1) deny the power of God, (2) say there is no God today, for the Lord and the Redeemer hath done his work, (3) claim he hath given his power unto men (v. 5), and (4) argue that this day he is not a God of miracles (v.6). Prov. What is its purpose?—To bring men to Christ. And others will he pacify, and lull them away into carnal security, that they will say: All is well in Zion; yea, Zion prospereth, all is well-and thus the devil cheateth their souls, and leadeth them away carefully down to hell. Salt Lake City: Deseret Book, 1968. 13:39 (34â42); 14:5 (1â5); 22:9; 2Â Ne. View my complete profile . In essence, 2 Nephi 27 (Isaiah 29) is a detailed prophecy about the coming forth of the Book of Mormon. 14:15. . 13:38). These sins, Nephi states, will pervade much of society in the latter days. Still another approach Satan uses, perhaps even more so with the intellectually inclined, is to argue that “there is no hell; and . He would catch a wave and then it would be my turn. 27 Yea, wo be unto him that saith: We have received, and we need no more!…. Jesus said, "It is more blessed to give than to receive" (Acts 20:35). . “The Book of Mormon Is the Word of God.” Ensign (May 1975) 5:63–65; also in Conference Report (Apr. Why is this so? He is proclaimed the enemy of all righteousness (Moroni 9:6) who desires “that all men might be miserable like unto himself” (2 Nephi 2:27). The questions were structured to gain either “yes,” “no” or “uncertain” answers. The goal is to educate women to make a meaningful decision. 22 And behold, others he aflattereth away, and telleth them there is no bhell; and he saith unto them: I am no devil, for there is noneâand thus he whispereth in their ears, until he grasps them with his awful cchains, from whence there is no deliverance. For the day shall come that the Lord God will speedily visit the inhabitants of the earth; and in that day that they are cfully ripe in iniquity they shall perish. (Hel. Without a devil there is no evil, except as defined by individual societies. ☼ 2 Nephi 25:28–30: And now behold, my people, ye are a stiffnecked people; wherefore, I have spoken plainly unto you, that ye cannot misunderstand. The objective of this study is to show how, as President Benson taught, the Book of Mormon reveals the enemies of Christ. Wherefore, men are free according to the flesh; and all things are given them which are expedient unto man. Nephi spoke of some teachings against which we must be on guard lest we follow that road, when he said that in a day to come, which we realize now is our day, there would be those who would 'teach us to become angry against that which is good, to lull us away into carnal security and to flatter us by telling us there is no devil, there is no hell.' Speaking of this anger over the Book of Mormon, Elder Bruce R. 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