The Second Book of Nephi (/ ˈ n iː f aɪ /), usually referred to as Second Nephi or 2 Nephi, is the second book of the Book of Mormon.The original translation of the title did not include the word "second". Lesson 23: The Scattering and Gathering of Israel; Chapter 44: 3 Nephi 20–22; Chapter 19: Mosiah 4–8; Chapter 3: 1 Nephi 6–11; The Centrality of Nephi's Vision ; Subscribe. 2 Nephi 4:26 O then if I have seen so great things, if the Lord in his condescension unto the children of men hath visited me in so much mercy, why should my heart weep and my soul linger in the valley of sorrow and my flesh waste away and my strength slacken because of mine afflictions? For behold, I know that if ye are brought up in the right way that ye should go, ye will not depart from it. I so much appreciate Nephi's candor. And he prophesied concerning us and our future generations, and they are written upon the plates of brass. O Lord, wilt thou not shut the gates of thy righteousness before me, that I may walk in the path of the low valley, that I may be strict in the plain road. Read 2 Nephi Chapter 4 from the story My Book of Mormon Series by tpkfanfiction with 23 reads. Nephi was frustrated, not only with them but also with his own response to them (2 Nephi 4:27, 29). Nephi also paraphrased Malachi 4:2 in 2 Nephi 26:9. Insights from my daily study of the Book of Mormon. For a more complete elaboration of this theme see 2 Nephi 1:7 ; 2 Nephi 1:9-10 . Not often to we witness such open admission of guilt and shame coupled with the healing, comforting application of the Atonement. Book of Mormon ~ 2 Nephi Chapter 26 - Duration: 8:52. 2, p. 51] [See the commentary on Mosiah 4:4] 2 Nephi 1:30 And I Know That Thou [Zoram] Art a True Friend unto My Son, Nephi, Forever: In 2 Nephi 1-4, the prophet Lehi is pronouncing upon the heads of his children certain covenant blessings. 2 Nephi 30:3 And now I would prophesy somewhat more concerning the Jews and the Gentiles. Nephi didn't have to expose all of the gory details of his weakness to let us know, very plainly, that trusting in God, far exceeded trusting in the arm of the flesh. Bytheway goes chapter by chapter, helping the reader understand cultural references, symbolic language, and the overall message of the selections of Isaiah’s writings that are referenced in 2 Nephi. "Nephi’s older brothers are angry with him and desire to kill him. Wilt thou deliver me out of the hands of mine enemies? Amen. Behold, my voice shall forever ascend up unto thee, my rock and mine everlasting God. Keller, Roger R.. "Teaching the Fall and the Atonement: A Comparative Method." Previous: 2 Nephi Chapter 3 | Book Home | Next: 2 Nephi Chapter 5. Nephi would know that those kind of feelings if not harnessed would drive the Spirit from him. 2 Nephi 26:16, Isaiah 29:4. 2 Nephi 4:31 O Lord, wilt thou redeem my soul! 2 Nephi 4:21 He hath filled me with his love, even unto the consuming of my flesh. 2 Nephi 10. 1 Nephi. 20 My God hath been my support; he hath led me through mine afflictions in the wilderness;(broken bow) and he hath preserved me upon the waters of the great deep. Powered by GitBook. 2 Nephi 6. 1 Nephi 1; 1 Nephi 2; 1 Nephi 3; 1 Nephi 4; 1 Nephi 5; 1 Nephi 6; 1 Nephi 7; 1 Nephi 8; 1 Nephi 9; 1 Nephi 10; 1 Nephi 11; 1 Nephi 12; 1 Nephi 13; 1 Nephi 14; 1 Nephi 15; 1 Nephi 16; 1 Nephi 17; 1 Nephi 18; 1 Nephi 19; 1 Nephi 20; 1 Nephi 21; 1 Nephi 22; 2 Nephi. 2 Nephi 4:11 And after that he had made an end of speaking unto them, he spake unto Sam, saying: Blessed art thou and thy seed, for thou shalt inherit the land like unto thy brother Nephi, and thy seed shall be numbered with his seed. Chapter Eight . I was on a road trip in Southern Utah and Northern Arizona and the motel in Cameron, while it claimed to have internet, couldn't make it work. 2 Nephi 4:20 My God hath been my support. I love the Psalm of Nephi found in this chapter. Asking for the Lord's Help8. The Book of Mormon is a sacred text of the Latter Day Saint movement, which, according to Latter Day Saint theology, contains writings of ancient prophets who lived on the American continent from approximately 2200 BC to AD 421. 30 Rejoice, O my heart, and cry unto the Lord, and say: O Lord, I will praise thee forever; yea, my soul will rejoice in thee, my God, and the rock of my salvation. This formula (also given to Nephi--1 Nephi 2:20-21; 4:14) was used by Nephite prophets over the next millennium and repeated (almost 20 times) throughout the Book of Mormon. If not so [that there is opposition in all things]…righteousness could not be brought to pass, neither wickedness, neither holiness nor misery, neither good nor bad.” 2 Nephi 4:17 Nevertheless—​notwithstanding the great goodness of the Lord in shewing me his great and marvelous works—​my heart exclaimeth: O wretched man that I am! The Book of Mormon is a sacred text of the Latter Day Saint movement, which, according to Latter Day Saint theology, contains writings of ancient prophets who lived on the American continent from approximately 2200 BC to AD 421. Thus saith the LORD; Cursed be the man that trusteth in man, and maketh flesh his arm, and whose heart departeth from the LORD. 20 My God hath been my support; he hath led me through mine afflictions in the wilderness;(broken bow) and he hath preserved me upon the waters of the great deep. Chapter 4. Book of Mormon ~ 2 Nephi Chapter 28 - Duration: 7:06. 2 Nephi. KnoWhy #52. 2 Nephi. There is only one way to do that, by trusting in the Lord. In the last days, the Lord shall comfort Zion and gather Israel—The redeemed shall come to Zion amid great joy—Compare Isaiah 51 and 52:1-2. Chapter 1 Chapter 2 Chapter 3 Chapter 4 Chapter 5 Chapter 6 Chapter 7 Chapter 8 Chapter 9 Chapter 10 Chapter 11 Chapter 12 Chapter 13 Chapter 14 Chapter 15 Chapter 16 Chapter 17 Chapter 18 Chapter 19 Chapter 20 Chapter 21 Chapter 22 . 2 Nephi 7. 1. (bound by his brothers) In some ways very long years for NephiBeginning with verse 17 of chapter 4 Nephi we see a lot of "I" and "me". And while they were yet weary, a fresh army of the Lamanites did come upon them. Through many years of personal torment I have looked upon other "succeeding" Saints thinking they some how had, within themselves, a capacity for good that I simply lacked. Do not slacken my strength because of mine afflictions. 2 Nephi 4:28 Awake, my soul ! 2 Nephi 4:5 But behold, my sons and my daughters, I cannot go down to my grave save I should leave a blessing upon you. In his willingness to make his imperfection manifest he affords us a rare glimpse at the Atonement and it's purpose and power. The Book of Mormon prophets refer to this great event in many more passages. This step goes through verse 25. Miner, Alan C.. " 1 Nephi Chapter 2. For my soul delighteth in the scriptures, and my heart pondereth them and writeth them for the learning and the profit of my children. It is only when Nephi begins to count his blessings that his despair leaves. 2nd Nephi, Chapter 4 The Psalm of Nephi is a sobering example of how even a prophet can be beset by challenges in life. Lehi counsels and blesses his posterity—He dies and is buried—Nephi glories in the goodness of God—Nephi puts his trust in the Lord forever. 2 Nephi 1. It was first published in March 1830 by Joseph Smith as The Book of Mormon: An Account Written by the Hand of Mormon upon Plates Taken from the Plates of Nephi. 2 Nephi 4:13 And it came to pass that not many days after his death, Laman and Lemuel and the sons of Ishmael were angry with me because of the admonitions of the Lord. 2 Nephi 4:25 And upon the wings of his Spirit hath my body been carried away up on exceeding high mountains; and mine eyes hath beheld great things—​yea, even too great for man—​therefore I was bidden that I should not write them. Chapter 4. We read a chapter a day. Asking Questions6. Why am I angry because of mine enemy? The Lord warns Nephi, a Book of Mormon prophet, and his people to leave. Counting Blessings4. Read 2 Nephi Chapter 30 from the story My Book of Mormon Series by tpkfanfiction with 4 reads. Setting After his father died, Nephi's relationship with his oldest brothers, Laman and Lemuel deteriorated. THE SECOND BOOK OF NEPHI. 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