Nephi

Shifting the “Because”: Overcoming the Victim Mentality

Oct 31, 2017
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In 2 Nephi 4, commonly referred to as “Nephi’s psalm,” there is an interesting pattern and reversal that centers around the word “because.” First, here is the list of things Nephi uses to justify his sorrows: my heart sorroweth because…

Certainty and Actual Knowledge

Aug 22, 2017
2 min read

The most difficult subjects can be explained to the most slow-witted man if he has not formed any idea of them already; but the simplest thing cannot be made clear to the most intelligent man if he is firmly persuaded…