Alma Teaches the Poor about Humility | Alma 31–32 | Book of Mormon

Some Zoramites aren’t allowed to worship in their synagogues because they are poor. The poor find Alma the younger and Amulek, preaching on a hillside. One of them asks Alma how they should worship God if they can’t go into the synagogues. Alma sees that they are humble because of their circumstances. Alma teaches them… Continue reading Alma Teaches the Poor about Humility | Alma 31–32 | Book of Mormon

The Prophet Lehi Warns the People of Jerusalem | 1 Nephi 1:7–20 | Book of Mormon

“Lehi, a prophet, receives clear revelation and instruction from God. As a result, he warns the people of Jerusalem that their city will be destroyed because of their wickedness. The people reject his warning and seek to take his life, but Lehi escapes.  Based on 1 Nephi 1:7–20: 7 And it came to pass that… Continue reading The Prophet Lehi Warns the People of Jerusalem | 1 Nephi 1:7–20 | Book of Mormon

Jacob Teaches about Chastity | Jacob 2:23–35; 3:1–11 | Book of Mormon

“Jacob, a Book of Mormon prophet, calls the men of his people to repentance for seeking additional wives and concubines. Because of their behavior, the men had broken the hearts of their wives and lost the confidence of their children. Based on Jacob 2:23–24, 28, 31–32, 35: 23 But the word of God burdens me… Continue reading Jacob Teaches about Chastity | Jacob 2:23–35; 3:1–11 | Book of Mormon

Lehi Blesses Joseph | 2 Nephi 3:3–15 | Book of Mormon

“Lehi, a Book of Mormon prophet, explains his lineage to his son Joseph, which lineage includes Joseph of Egypt. He also reveals that Joseph of Egypt prophesied of Joseph Smith, a latter-day seer. Based on 2 Nephi 3:3–4, 6, 9, 15: 3 And now, Joseph, my last-born, whom I have brought out of the wilderness… Continue reading Lehi Blesses Joseph | 2 Nephi 3:3–15 | Book of Mormon

Lehi Teaches How We Might Have Joy | 2 Nephi 2:16–28 | Book of Mormon

“Lehi, a Book of Mormon prophet, teaches about God’s plan of salvation and explains that one of the purposes of life is to experience joy. We are free to choose eternal life and joy by following Jesus Christ. Based on 2 Nephi 2:16–20, 22, 25–28: 16 Wherefore, the Lord God gave unto man that he… Continue reading Lehi Teaches How We Might Have Joy | 2 Nephi 2:16–28 | Book of Mormon

Lehi Blesses Jacob | 2 Nephi 2:1–11 | Book of Mormon

“Lehi, a Book of Mormon prophet, teaches that there must be opposition in all things so that happiness, goodness, and righteousness can exist. He also teaches that the Savior is the only one who can help us get back to God. Based on 2 Nephi 2:1–8, 11: 1 And now, Jacob, I speak unto you:… Continue reading Lehi Blesses Jacob | 2 Nephi 2:1–11 | Book of Mormon

The Lord Calls Lehi as a Prophet | 1 Nephi 1:4–6 | Book of Mormon

“Lehi, a prophet in Jerusalem, becomes troubled at what is happening in the world around him, so he seeks God’s direction, and God answers his humble prayer. Based on 1 Nephi 1:4–6: 4 For it came to pass in the commencement of the first year of the reign of Zedekiah, king of Judah, (my father,… Continue reading The Lord Calls Lehi as a Prophet | 1 Nephi 1:4–6 | Book of Mormon

Lehi Gives His Family a Final Blessing | 2 Nephi 1–4 | Book of Mormon

“Lehi, a Book of Mormon prophet, has a vision of the destruction of Jerusalem. He teaches that Jesus Christ is central to God’s plan of salvation. Those who are righteous and keep the commandments will be blessed. God allows for opposition in all things so that happiness, goodness, and righteousness can exist. We are free… Continue reading Lehi Gives His Family a Final Blessing | 2 Nephi 1–4 | Book of Mormon