Trees

Lehi Likes the Fruit, Nephi Likes the Tree

Jul 2, 2017
1 min read

In Lehi’s vision, there are 18 references to the fruit of the tree of life with only 9 references to the tree itself. (1 Nephi 8) In Nephi’s vision, there is a larger focus on the tree of life with…

Mercy and the Mother

Feb 22, 2016
6 min read

  I have put the words that I believe are related directly to the divine Mother motif in ALL CAPS AND BOLD. The following verses in this article area all connected to each other and certain key points have been emphasized….

Motherhood: Paradoxes, Wisdom and Love

May 10, 2015
12 min read

The following was a talk I gave in my sacrament meeting for Mother’s Day, May 10, 2015. Today I want to address motherhood as it relates to paradoxes, mother Eve in the garden, scriptural themes that are given the female…

“The Lady Of The Temple” Conference via the Academy of Temple Studies

Dec 5, 2013
1 min read

This conference which took place on October 23, 2013, in Logan, Utah was filmed and posted here at the Academy of Temple Studies and at TempleStudy.com. First off, let me just say that I was really blown away by this conference; the…