The Duality in the Meaning of the Name Zarahemla

Zarahemla was a central city in the Book of Mormon times. It was not initially settled by the Nephites, the primary group of whom the Book of Mormon is about. Nor is there any reason to believe that it was settled during the days of the Jaredites. It was instead settled by a group of […]

Gethsemane – The Agony and The Arrest

No single event in the history of the world was more important than what took place on that evening. Jesus bled from every pore – for you and for me, making an atonement for your sins, and mine. John 17 – The Intercessory Prayer These words spake Jesus, and lifted up his eyes to heaven, […]

The Last Discourse

After administering the Sacrament to his Disciples, Jesus had one last discourse to deliver. The Book of John dedicates three chapters to this now in the King James Version as John 14, John 15, and John 16. Due to its length, I will not include the translated sermon from those chapters but instead give you […]

The Last Supper

The Life of Christ – Written by Frederick W. Farrar – Originally published in 1874. CHAPTER LV THE LAST SUPPER οὐκ ἔφαγε τὸν νομικὸν ἀμνὸν… ἀλλ᾽ αὐτὸς ἔπαθεν ὡς ἀληθὴς aurós. 352 – Chron. Pasch., p. 12. On the Tuesday evening in Passion week, Jesus had spoken of the Passover as the season of His […]

The Parable of the Talents

We are required build on our talents with the express purpose of building up the Kingdom of God on the earth. Matthew 25 : 14-30 KJV 14 ¶ For the kingdom of heaven is as a man travelling into a far country, who called his own servants, and delivered unto them his goods. 15 And unto one he gave five talents, to another two, […]

The Beginning of the End – Judas Iscariot Conspires

Judas Iscariot did not have to betray Jesus for the Pharisee’s to have prevailed. But he did hasten the process. “So they weighed for my price thirty pieces of silver.” – ZECH. xi. 12 “That furtive mien, that scowling eye, Of hair that red and tufted fell” — Conception of Judas which was handed down. […]

The Parable of the Ten Virgins

Matthew 25 KJV 1 Then shall the kingdom of heaven be likened unto ten virgins, which took their lamps, and went forth to meet the bridegroom. 2 And five of them were wise, and five were foolish. 3 They that were foolish took their lamps, and took no oil with them: 4 But the wise took oil in their vessels with their lamps. 5 While the […]

Farewell to the Temple

And there came a certain poor widow, and she threw in two mites, which make a farthing. And he called unto him his disciples, and saith unto them, Verily I say unto you, That this poor widow hath cast more in, than all they which have cast into the treasury. Jesus also teaches his disciples of the future destruction of […]

The Great Denunciation

The Pharisees gathered around Jesus and began asking him questions hoping to trip him up. In the end, he silenced them with his questions, then began to chastise the wickedness of the scribes and pharisees and to prophesy of their ruin. The Life of Christ – Written by Frederick W. Farrar – Originally published in […]

Moroni Invites All to Come Unto Christ

Jesus Christ Appears in the Ancient Americas

Alma Counsels His Sons

Alma and Amulek Teach about Faith in Jesus Christ

Ammon Serves and Teaches King Lamoni

Alma and Amulek are Delivered by the Power of God

Alma the Younger is Converted Unto the Lord

Abinadi Testifies of Jesus Christ

King Benjamin Addresses His People

Enos Prays Mightily

Sherem Denies Christ

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