Daily Scripture

Helaman 6:35–36

35 And thus we see that the Spirit of the Lord began to withdraw from the Nephites, because of the wickedness and the hardness of their hearts. 36 And thus we see that the Lord began to pour out his Spirit upon the Lamanites, because of their easiness and willingness to believe in his words.… Read More Helaman 6:35–36

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Moroni 7:43, 33

43 And again, behold I say unto you that he cannot have faith and hope, save he shall be meek, and lowly of heart. What an interesting idea. We cannot have faith or hope without meekness. They can’t exist together.  Why? Because we can’t access the Atonement of Christ without being meek and lowly in… Read More Moroni 7:43, 33

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Alma 62:41

But behold, because of the exceedingly great length of the war between the Nephites and the Lamanites many had become hardened, because of the exceedingly great length of the war; and many were softened because of their afflictions, insomuch that they did humble themselves before God, even in the depth of humility. Apparently, circumstances don’t… Read More Alma 62:41

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Mosiah 21:5, 14

5 And now the afflictions of the Nephites were great, and there was no way that they could deliver themselves … 14 And they did humble themselves even in the depths of humility; and they did cry mightily to God; yea, even all the day long did they cry unto their God that he would… Read More Mosiah 21:5, 14

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Alma 43:4

For behold, it came to pass that the Zoramites became Lamanites … At the beginning of the war chapters, this sentence breaks my heart. These Zoramites used to be members of the Church. They had the blessings of the gospel in their lives. But they slipped incrementally, changing the Lord’s teachings and expectations to their… Read More Alma 43:4