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#BOMTC Day 81, June 26~Ether 11-12 or Pages 507-512: How to Have AWEsome Faith

Originally posted on The Book of Mormon Translation Challenge:
It is somewhat surprising and interesting that the book of Ether does not introduce the prophet Ether until chapter 12 (of 15). It is only after recounting many years of Jaredite history that Moroni introduces the ministry of the prophet Ether. After just a few verses (Ether 12:1-5)…

#BOMTC Day 80, June 25~Ether 8-10 or Pages 501-506: Your “Stance” Determines Your Liberty or Captivity

Originally posted on The Book of Mormon Translation Challenge:
The Brother of Jared was saddened by his people’s request to be led by a king. He said, “Surely this thing leadeth to captivity” (Ether 6:23). Though the Brother of Jared prophesied that establishing a Jaredite king would lead to captivity, his words were not immediately…

#BOMTC Day 77, June 22~Mormon 8-Ether 1 or Pages 483-488: “It Shall Come in a Day When…

Originally posted on The Book of Mormon Translation Challenge:
Click on the graphic to study Mormon 8-Ether 1 “IT SHALL COME IN A DAY WHEN”: …it shall be said that miracles are done away …the blood of saints shall cry unto the Lord, because of secret combinations and the works of darkness …the power of God shall be denied, and churches become defiled…

#BOMTC Day 74, June 19~4 Nephi-Mormon 1 or Pages 465-470: MORMON Should Mean “MORE GOOD”

Originally posted on The Book of Mormon Translation Challenge:
Click on the graphic to study 4 Nephi-Mormon 1 In yesterday’s post I focused on Elder M. Russell Ballard’s emphasis and followup on the importance of using the proper name of the Church.  As part of his comments he acknowledged that: “The term Mormon can be appropriately used in…

#BOMTC Day 73, June 18~3 Nephi 27-30 or Pages 459-464: The Church of JESUS CHRIST of Latter-day Saints

Originally posted on The Book of Mormon Translation Challenge:
Click on the graphic to study 3 Nephi 27-30 Of the several topics that are covered in 3 Nephi 27-29 (what the name of the Church should be; the Atonement is the essence of the gospel; through the Atonement we may stand spotless before God as we repent, are baptized,…

#BOMTC Day 71, June 16~3 Nephi 20-21 or Pages 447-452: The Book that Gathers the Scattered

Originally posted on The Book of Mormon Translation Challenge:
Click on the graphic to study 3 Nephi 20-21 During the second day of His ministry among the righteous inhabitants of America, Jesus Christ again administered the sacrament to the people; and this time in a miraculous manner. The Resurrected Lord also testified that in the latter days…