3 Nephi 18: 24-25

3 Nephi 18: 24-25

3 Nephi 18: 24-25:   “Therefore, hold up your light that it may shine unto the world. Behold I am the light which ye shall hold up—that which ye have seen me do. Behold ye see that I have prayed unto the Father, and ye all have witnessed.  And ye see that I have commanded
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3 Nephi 18: 21-23

3 Nephi 18: 21-23

3 Nephi 18: 21-23: “Pray in your families unto the Father, always in my name, that your wives and your children may be blessed.  And behold, ye shall meet together oft; and ye shall not forbid any man from coming unto you when ye shall meet together, but suffer them that they may come unto
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3 Nephi 18: 19-20

3 Nephi 18: 19-20

3 Nephi 18: 19-20: “Therefore ye must always pray unto the Father in my name;  And whatsoever ye shall ask the Father in my name, which is right, believing that ye shall receive, behold it shall be given unto you.”    When you “always pray unto the Father” in Christ’s name, there will be an
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3 Nephi 18: 17-18

3 Nephi 18: 17-18

3 Nephi 18: 17-18: “And it came to pass that when Jesus had spoken these words unto his Disciples, he turned again unto the multitude and said unto them: Behold, verily, verily, I say unto you, ye must watch and pray always lest ye enter into temptation; for Satan desireth to have you, that he may
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3 Nephi 18: 16

3 Nephi 18: 16

3 Nephi 18: 16: “And as I have prayed among you even so shall ye pray in my church, among my people who do repent and are baptized in my name. Behold I am the light; I have set an example for you.”   The “prayer” referred to here is the sacrament prayer. There is
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3 Nephi 18: 15

3 Nephi 18: 15

3 Nephi 18: 15:   “Verily, verily, I say unto you, ye must watch and pray always, lest ye be tempted by the devil, and ye be led away captive by him.”   The caution is always added to “watch and pray always.” It is not enough to fall into the correct way. You must
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3 Nephi 18: 14

3 Nephi 18: 14

3 Nephi 18: 14:   “Therefore blessed are ye if ye shall keep my commandments, which the Father hath commanded me that I should give unto you.”   The Lord’s whole purpose is to bless us. He offers blessings freely. But we will not accept them. We refuse to offer an acceptable sacrifice before the Lord.
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3 Nephi 18: 12-13

3 Nephi 18: 12-13

3 Nephi 18: 12-13: “And I give unto you a commandment that ye shall do these things. And if ye shall always do these things blessed are ye, for ye are built upon my rock. But whoso among you shall do more or less than these are not built upon my rock, but are built upon
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3 Nephi 18: 11

3 Nephi 18: 11

3 Nephi 18: 11:   “And this shall ye always do to those who repent and are baptized in my name; and ye shall do it in remembrance of my blood, which I have shed for you, that ye may witness unto the Father that ye do always remember me. And if ye do always
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3 Nephi 18: 10

3 Nephi 18: 10

3 Nephi 18: 10: “And when the Disciples had done this, Jesus said unto them: Blessed are ye for this thing which ye have done, for this is fulfilling my commandments, and this doth witness unto the Father that ye are willing to do that which I have commanded you.” The phrasing is ambiguous but becomes
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