Alma 53:9 And thus because of iniquity amongst themselves, yea, because of dissensions and intrigue among themselves they were placed in the most dangerous circumstances. Helaman 4:11 Now this great loss of the Nephites, and the great slaughter which was among them, would not have happened had it not been for their wickedness and their… Read More Alma 53:9; Helaman 4:11
Yea, and there was continual peace among them, and exceedingly great prosperity in the church because of their heed and diligence which they gave unto the word of God … Obedience yields blessings. We are given commandments for our own happiness. It’s up to us to choose whether we will accept them.
Only be thou strong and very courageous, that thou mayest observe to do according to all the law, which Moses my servant commanded thee: turn not from it to the right hand or to the left, that thou mayest prosper whithersoever thou goest. Keeping the commandments sometimes takes courage. But if we don’t turn away… Read More Joshua 1:7
And Cain gloried in that which he had done, saying: I am free. Peter taught that wickedness never brings happiness. Those who promise freedom in sin are themselves in bondage. 2 Peter 2:19 While they promise them liberty, they themselves are the servants of corruption: for of whom a man is overcome, of the same… Read More Moses 5:33
33 But God did call on men, in the name of his Son, (this being the plan of redemption which was laid) saying: If ye will repent, and harden not your hearts, then will I have mercy upon you, through mine Only Begotten Son; 34 Therefore, whosoever repenteth, and hardeneth not his heart, he shall… Read More Alma 12:33–34