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First Nephi 20 and Isaiah 48—The Furnace of Affliction

Chapter Summary John Bytheway offers this chapter overview: “Members of the house of Israel talk about God but don't rely on Him. The Lord has shown, and will show, the house of Israel many things...
Runner's wall

Hitting the Wall in First Nephi 20

Years ago I  loved running long distances most days of the week, but the marathon always seemed too much to take on. Finally, I tried one, but had an awful experience 20 miles into...
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Four Guides to the Book of Mormon Isaiah Chapters

In a recent post, I explained how in the past I have outlined, compared and contrasted translations, looked up footnotes, read commentaries and yet, I still feel like I don't quite grasp  Isaiah. So...
Isaiah Chapter 1

Isaiah Chapter 1

Jesus said, “Great are the words of Isaiah “For surely he spake as touching all things concerning my people which are of the house of Israel” (3 Nephi 23:1–2). To introduce these great words of Isaiah, let's...

Time to Change My Old Approach to Isaiah

This month I started a new job. I will still be blogging for the Boy Scouts, but I also get to help with the YSA Social Media Mission and Search Isaiah. It always good...
Where I, Darryl Alder Started in my Studies of Isiah

Where I Started

When I first got serious about Isaiah, in the 1990's, I found it interesting that Nephi, the Savior chose 433 verses from Isaiah to include in the book of Mormon. In all, twenty-one...

Understanding the Book of Isaiah Using the Book of Mormon

Yea, a commandment I give unto you that ye search these things diligently;  great are the words of Isaiah (3Ne 12:1) We all know there are Ten Commandments. We can probably list others too, but the one directly...