bom-9 - 3 Nephi 1-7 n 3 Nephi 1: Nephi learns of the...

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3 Nephi 1-7 n 3 Nephi 1 : Nephi learns of the Savior’s imminent birth. n 3 Nephi 2: Wickedness increases, Lamanites and Nephites unite against Gadianton robbers. n 3 Nephi 3 : Giddianhi “invites” Nephites to surrender; Lachoneus readies Nephites for battle. n 3 Nephi 4 : Nephites defeat Gadianton robbers n 3 Nephi 5: Mormon records the history, prophesies of gathering of Israel. n 3 Nephi 6: Pride causes great divisions among the people. n 3 Nephi 7: The government is overthrown and the people divide into tribes; Nephi preaches and performs miracles.
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Nephi prays and the Lord answers What was the source of Nephi’s concern? n 3 Nephi 1: 9-12 What did the Lord answer? n 3 Nephi 1: 13-14
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Nephi the day before the Lord was born? n “[The] words of God are often spoken through his servants by divine investiture of authority. To Adam the Holy Ghost spoke for and in behalf of the Only Begotten Son (see Moses 5:9). Such may have been the case here: The Spirit may have been commissioned by the Father to speak to Nephi in the first person for Christ, as though Jesus himself were speaking. Another possibility is that an angel, acting by that same investiture of authority, spoke to Nephi the words of Christ. In any event, whether the Lord's words are spoken by himself or by his anointed servants, ‘it is the same’” (D&C 1:38). n Joseph Fielding McConkie and Robert L. Millet, Doctrinal Commentary on the Book
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This note was uploaded on 04/06/2011 for the course REL A 234 taught by Professor Penniger during the Winter '11 term at BYU.

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