2 Nephi 31: 6-7

2 Nephi 31: 6-7

2 Nephi 31: 6-7: “And now, I would ask of you, my beloved brethren, wherein the Lamb of God did fulfill all righteousness in being baptized by water?  Know ye not that he was holy? But notwithstanding he being holy, he showeth unto the children of men that, according to the flesh he humbleth himself
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2 Nephi 31: 5

2 Nephi 31: 5

2 Nephi 31: 5: “And now, if the Lamb of God, he being holy, should have need to be baptized by water, to fulfil all righteousness, O then, how much more need have we, being unholy, to be baptized, yea, even by water!” This is a missionary proof text, used to persuade everyone to get baptized. They used
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2 Nephi 31: 4

2 Nephi 31: 4

2 Nephi 31: 4: “Wherefore, I would that ye should remember that I have spoken unto you concerning that prophet which the Lord showed unto me, that should baptize the Lamb of God, which should take away the sins of the world.” This puts us back into the narrative Nephi wrote much earlier in his
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2 Nephi 31: 3

2 Nephi 31: 3

2 Nephi 31: 3: “For my soul delighteth in plainness; for after this manner doth the Lord God work among the children of men. For the Lord God giveth light unto the understanding; for he speaketh unto men according to their language, unto their understanding.”   This raises an interesting side issue.  Nephi’s explanation of
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2 Nephi 31: 2

2 Nephi 31: 2

2 Nephi 31: 2: “Wherefore, the things which I have written sufficeth me, save it be a few words which I must speak concerning the doctrine of Christ; wherefore, I shall speak unto you plainly, according to the plainness of my prophesying.” Nephi has been pondering for over four decades about the great revelations given to
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2 Nephi 31: 1

2 Nephi 31: 1

2 Nephi 31: 1:   “And now I, Nephi, make an end of my prophesying unto you, my beloved brethren. And I cannot write but a few things, which I know must surely come to pass; neither can I write but a few of the words of my brother Jacob.”   Don’t make any mistakes, Nephi
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2 Nephi 31: 1

2 Nephi 31: 1

2 Nephi 31: 1:   “And now I, Nephi, make an end of my prophesying unto you, my beloved brethren. And I cannot write but a few things, which I know must surely come to pass; neither can I write but a few of the words of my brother Jacob.”   Don’t make any mistakes, Nephi
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2 Nephi 30: 18

2 Nephi 30: 18

2 Nephi 30: 18: “Wherefore, all things which have been revealed unto the children of men shall at that day be revealed; and Satan shall have power over the hearts of the children of men no more, for a long time. And now, my beloved brethren, I make an end of my sayings.”The truth will
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2 Nephi 30:16-17

2 Nephi 30:16-17

2 Nephi 30: 16-17: “Wherefore, the things of all nations shall be made known; yea, all things shall be made known unto the children of men.  There is nothing which is secret save it shall be revealed; there is no work of darkness save it shall be made manifest in the light; and there is
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2 Nephi 30: 11-15

2 Nephi 30: 11-15

2 Nephi 30: 11-15: “And righteousness shall be the girdle of his loins, and faithfulness the girdle of his reins.  And then shall the wolf dwell with the lamb; and the leopard shall lie down with the kid, and the calf, and the young lion, and the fatling, together; and a little child shall lead
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