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...
Book of Mormon Guidesvideo

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...