Fourth Nephi as a pattern

Fourth Nephi describes a people in flux.  It encompasses the three hundred years following the visit of Christ to the Americas.  Christ established his Church, and the people lived in complete righteousness for 200 years, or about two generations.  One wonders what it must have been like to live in that society. I wanted to... Continue Reading →

Have you ever felt pulled in two directions?

Opposition is a familiar concept in Mormon doctrine. Lehi teaches that “For it must needs be that there is an opposition in all things.  If not so, my firstborn in the wilderness, righteousness could not be brought to pass, neither wickedness, neither holiness nor misery, neither good nor bad.  Wherefore, all things must needs be... Continue Reading →

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