Elohim: A Name and A Title Searching the Scriptures Series

For us, as members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Elohim is the name of the Father. Here we will study the use of the word Elohim as a name and...

God will never cease to be God! Searching the Scriptures Series

We will examine the expression, “God would cease to be God” (Alma 42:13b, see also Alma 42:25; Mormon 9:19). May I suggest that these expressions in the Book of Mormon are often misunderstood. There...
The Suffering Servant: Part II

The Suffering Servant: Part V

In this final article on the Suffering Servant, we come to understand that the Father offered His beloved in the flesh for us. ¶ "Yet it pleased the Lord to bruise him; he hath put...

The Prophetic Perfect Searching the Scriptures Series

A few days ago someone asked, “Why is it that at times Book of Mormon prophets speak of future events as if these had already taken place?   This query is just the pretext I...
The Suffering Servant: Part II

The Suffering Servant: Part IV "Who shall declare his generation?"

Find other posts in this series by clicking here In the fourth article in the series on the Suffering Servant, we go with our Divine Redeemer as He, who was perfectly pure, takes upon Himself...
The Suffering Servant: Part II

The Suffering Servant: Part III

Find other posts in this series by clicking here In this, the third article of the series on the Suffering Servant, we can feel the weight of the our Redeemer's sacrifice for us. "He is despised...
The Suffering Servant: Part II

The Suffering Servant: Part II

Find other posts in this series by clicking here In this second article in the series on the Suffering Servant, we move to Isaiah 53, and focus on the vicarious nature of our Redeemer's sacrifice....

Isaiah 41 & Ministering in the Lord’s Way

"Fear not, I am with thee; oh, be not dismayed, For I am thy God and will still give thee aid. I’ll strengthen thee, help thee, and cause thee to stand, Upheld by my righteous, upheld by...
Isaiah 40:8 - Ladybug

“But the Word of our God shall stand for ever” Isaiah 40:8

I was in love with Isaiah 40:8, as the sweet words would ring through my mind, "The grass withereth, the flower fadeth: but the word of our God shall stand for ever." Until one...

Biblical Criticism & Isaiah in the Book of Mormon

I do not like the expression Biblical Criticism as it may appear as an attack on sorts on the Bible, so I prefer the expression Biblical Text Evaluation. We will here introduce the topic of...