It ends following "my words shall hiss forth"-in verse 3. Yea, what do the Gentiles mean? Know ye not that the atestimony of btwo nations is a cwitness unto you that I am God, that I remember one dnation like unto another? Revelation has not ceased. This would include the citizens of the great Gentile nation of the latter days, the United States of America, though many of those citizens are blood descendants of the house of Israel. 10 Wherefore, because that ye have a Bible ye need not suppose that it contains all my words; neither need ye suppose that I have not caused more to be written. 2 Nephi 29:13The Jews, Nephites, and lost tribes shall have each other's words. Also contained in this verse are instructions as to how we ought to regard the Jews today. And I will show unto them that fight against my word and against my people, who are … Continue reading 2 Nephi 29: 14 → Are we helping gather Israel? 2 Nephi 29. Isa. These three records are, by the way, another example of the law of witnesses (see the commentary for verse 8). verse 9 "that I may prove unto many" It should be obvious that even when a truth is established according to the law of witnesses and is thus "proven," it may well not be proven in a tangible worldly or scientific sense. At the time of Moses, the Lord set his hand the first time to lead his people out of captivity in Egypt to their land of inheritance in Palestine. to be written.". TG Bible; Book of Mormon. "the words of your seed" This is the Book of Mormon which will, in the terminology of Isaiah, "hiss forth unto the ends of the earth, for a standard unto my people, which are of the house of Israel." 2 Nephi 29 Songtext von The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints mit Lyrics, deutscher Übersetzung, Musik-Videos und Liedtexten kostenlos auf Songtexte.com 2 Nephi 29:2 Verse Text. 14 And it shall come to pass that my people, which are of the ahouse of Israel, shall be gathered home unto the blands of their possessions; and my word also shall be gathered in cone. Certain books will be used both as a standard and as a witness in the final judgment. About 559–545 B.C. 13:40 (39–42); 2 Ne. Heber C. Kimball, after returning from a missionary excursion, wrote, "We delivered our testimony to many [ministers] who with one consent said 'we have enough and need no more revelation;' thus fulfilling a prediction of the Book of Mormon" (Times and Seasons [16 August 1841] 2:507-11). 2 Nephi 13. 3 And because my words shall hiss forth-many of the Gentiles shall say: A Bible! 2 Nephi 29: 12: “For behold, I shall speak unto the Jews and they shall write it; and I shall also speak unto the Nephites and they shall write it; and I shall also speak unto the other tribes of the house of Israel, which I have led away, and they shall write it; and … Continue reading 2 Nephi 29: 12 → Deut. Their respective scriptural records (the Bible and the Book of Mormon) shall function together in the last days. Thus, the lost tribes are those who are "lost from the knowledge of those who are at Jerusalem" (1 Nephi 22:4). 2 For I, Nephi, have not taught them many things concerning the manner of the Jews; for their a works were works of darkness, and their doings were doings of abominations. 12 For behold, I shall speak unto the Jews and they shall write it; and I shall also speak unto the Nephites and they shall write it; and I shall also speak unto the other tribes of the house of Israel, which I have led away, and they shall write it; and I shall also speak unto all nations of the earth and they shall write it. Another significant gathering took place following the Babylonian captivity. 2 Nephi 2:25 Adam fell that men might be, and men are, that they might have joy. This video is unavailable. 1) “A … powerful testimony to the importance of the Book of Mormon is to note where the Lord placed its coming forth in the timetable of the unfolding Restoration. It would appear that the more spiritual elements were quickened sufficiently to be transferred to a location, perhaps the "outmost parts of heaven" referred to by Moses who promised they would also be gathered back in the due time of the Lord. This law simply stated is: "In the mouth of two or three witnesses shall every word be established" (, "when the two nations shall run together". About 559–545 B.C. And when will they "run together"? 2 Ne 25:29 worship him with all your might, mind, and strength, and your whole soul. In the final verses in this chapter, we will identify three major scriptural records that have come forth or will eventually come forth. 2 Nephi 12. In 2 Nephi 26 only three verses can be said to be reasonably direct quotations of verses from Isaiah 29. In any case this great "second" or final gathering is now in progress as Israel gathers to the gospel and to the stakes of Zion. Do they remember the travails, and the labors, and the pains of the Jews, and their diligence unto me, in bringing forth salvation unto the Gentiles? Isaiah suggests that this miraculous highway may be the result of the drying up of the great deep similar to the way the Lord parted the waters for Moses and allowed the Israelites to walk over on dry land. These also must be eventually gathered out from among the nations (A Glimpse into the Future, Chapter 1, The Great Last Gathering). 2 Nephi 28:3 The churches which are built up, and not unto the Lord . They will hiss forth unto the ends of the earth, so to speak. The implication seems to be that the record of the Jews, the Bible, contains revelation intended primarily for the people of the Old World. 2 Nephi 15. Since Ephraim was the predominant tribe among the ten lost tribes, and since the latter day Church has frequently been referred to as consisting of the "children of Ephraim," perhaps the Doctrine and Covenants should be regarded as a witness for Jesus Christ among latter-day Ephraim which may some day be combined with the other records of the lost tribes when they come forth. God will proceed to do "a marvelous work" (the Book of Mormon) and remember Nephi's seed (the Mormons), and the words of Nephi's seed will proceed out of God's mouth. . Do they acknowledge the diligence of those righteous Jews, the Jewish prophets, through whose efforts and sacrifice we have a Bible today? . 2 Nephi 5. 2 And also, that I may remember the promises which I have made unto thee, Nephi, and also unto thy father, that I would remember your seed; and that the words of your seed should proceed forth out of my mouth unto your seed; and my words shall hiss forth unto the ends of the earth, for a standard unto my people, which are of the house of Israel; verse 2 "the promises which I have made unto thee, Nephi, and also unto thy father" The Lord extends the Abrahamic covenant to the posterity of the Book of Mormon people. These three records are to be shared with the other groups. The Lord in D&C 91 gave him, in essence, the following answer which is the position of the Church on the Apocrypha: (1) These books contain many things which are true, and they are mostly translated correctly. Have ye obtained a Bible save it were by the Jews? I've already read the Book of Mormon, and I don't need to any learn more about it.". In essence, 2 Nephi 27 (Isaiah 29) is a detailed prophecy about the coming forth of the Book of Mormon. 2 Nephi 9:28-29 Intellectualism. Watch Queue Queue. In it Nephi included a revelation he received from the Lord showing the reaction of many latter-day gentiles to the addition of another book of scripture. 2 Nephi 5. The classic example is the City of Enoch: "And Enoch . For example, is it all right for a church member to read the Dead Sea Scrolls and accept as true those things which are witnessed as such by the Spirit? When Joseph finished his inspired revision of the Old Testament, he inquired of the Lord on March 9, 1833, as to whether or not he should translate or revise these apocryphal books. 12 For behold, I shall speak unto the aJews and they shall bwrite it; and I shall also speak unto the Nephites and they shall cwrite it; and I shall also speak unto the other tribes of the house of Israel, which I have led away, and they shall write it; and I shall also speak unto dall nations of the earth and they shall write it. Neh. Isn't it exciting to consider and speculate regarding these other records? verse 3 Here the term "Gentile" is likely best interpreted as any non-Jew who is a candidate to be gathered back to the fold or church of God. 26:15). Wherefore, I speak the same words unto one nation like unto another. The meaning of the phrase "end of man" is unclear. For a more complete discussion of the heresy of sola scriptura, see Ye Shall Know of the Doctrine, volume 4, chapters 7, 8, and 9: Scriptural Canon-Should It Be Open or Closed?, Continuing Revelation and Modern Scripture, and The Question of Scriptural Inerrancy. The lost tribes are Israelites whose identity is not known to the world and in some cases not even to themselves. 2 Nephi 29. See the commentary for, This is the Book of Mormon which will, in the terminology of Isaiah, "hiss forth unto the ends of the earth, for a standard unto my people, which are of the house of Israel." Most members of the church are all too familiar with this principle. We learn in 1 Nephi 22 that the term "lost" reflects the perspective of the Israelites in the Holy land. How can we be the "hissers" or tellers? Then they migrated en masse to the north about 65 BC. 2 Nephi 29: 14: “And it shall come to pass that my people, which are of the house of Israel, shall be gathered home unto the lands of their possessions; and my word also shall be gathered in one. It turned out to be, however, a gathering that did not fully succeed. And I will show unto them that fight against my word and against my people, who are of the house of Israel, that I am God, and that I covenanted with Abraham that I would remember his seed forever.” In speaking of some of the books out of which the world will be judged, President Spencer W. Kimball offered the following insight: "The Book of Life (see Revelation 20:12) will show the earthly activities of all of us, and the book of the angels will give the entire story of every man and what he did in the light and in the shadows, in the open and in the corners, all that is said in the secret places and from the housetops, all that was thought and expressed, whether good or bad. If one people to whom the Lord has spoken has been commanded to record at least some of which the Lord has said, isn't it logical to suppose that others to whom the Lord has spoken will also be asked to write it down? (Isaiah 51:10). He is also condemning those who feel that the Bible alone is sufficient scripture to settle all questions of religion. Enjoy the videos and music you love, upload original content, and share it all with friends, family, and the world on YouTube. This would include the citizens of the great Gentile nation of the latter days, the United States of America, though many of those citizens are blood descendants of the house of Israel. 2 Nephi 27:25, Isaiah 29:13. Read 2 Nephi 29:1-6. 3 Nephi 1:13. The topic was “the witness of two nations”– referring to 2 Nephi 29:7-9 which talks about how the Bible and the Book of Mormon work together. verse 14 It is obvious that the latter-day gathering and restoration of Israel will also include a gathering, into one, of the three major scriptural testimonies of Christ. 2 Nephi 11. The Bible is not the final word of God. Ps. 2 Nephi 2. The record then continues: "And an highway shall be cast up in the midst of the great deep" (D&C 133:27). The Nephite nation was indeed destroyed according to the words of Nephi in a manner similar to the destruction of Jerusalem . 2 Nephi 9. Know ye not that I, the Lord your God, have created all men, and that I remember those who are upon the bisles of the sea; and that I rule in the heavens above and in the cearth beneath; and I bring forth my dword unto the children of men, yea, even upon all the nations of the earth? And they taught, and did minister one to another; 3 Nephi 26:19 Read in scriptures:... LDS Scripture of the Day February 13, 2020. I was being prompted before finding this blog that I needed to focus my studies more on the Book of Mormon. Nay; but ye have acursed them, and have bhated them, and have not sought to recover them. Do they? The City of Enoch was taken up and perhaps even that portion of earth on which the city was located. We have got a Bible, and there cannot be any more Bible. Jacob. Without this long parenthetical expression, the first sentence of this chapter would read something like, "But behold, there shall be many Gentiles [who] shall say: A Bible! It ends following "my words shall hiss forth"-in verse 3. built a city that was called the City of Holiness, even Zion . See also 2 Nephi 6:14, 2 Nephi 21:11, and 2 Nephi 25:17. What are the perceptions of the Gentiles relative to the Bible and its origins? 2 Nephi 9. 3 The book would come forth with the words of “them which have slumbered” (v. 6). No phrase better sums up how we should treat our Maker. 2 Nephi 29 A Bible! that they shall write the words which I speak unto them" If one people to whom the Lord has spoken has been commanded to record at least some of which the Lord has said, isn't it logical to suppose that others to whom the Lord has spoken will also be asked to write it down? Isaiah 29:13, 2 Nephi 27:25. 2 Nephi 29:12 For behold, I shall speak unto the Jews and they shall write it; and I shall also speak unto the Nephites and they shall write it; and I shall also speak unto the other tribes of the house of Israel, which I have led away, and they shall write it; and I shall also speak unto all nations of the earth and they shall write it. Mosiah. Alma. shall say (Illustration): Chart: The Ways of the Devil: 2 Nephi 28:3-30. Words of Mormon. being gathered in from the four corners of the earth, and from the north countries" (Ether 13:11, italics added). Here in verse 10 this incorrect doctrine is decried by the Lord himself. The Lord says these returning multitudes will bring with them vast treasures of precious things which will be turned over to the priesthood in the New Jerusalem, no doubt for the embellishment of the temple and beautifying of the great new capital city: "And they shall bring forth their rich treasures unto the children of Ephraim, my servants" (D&C 133:30). Even in these few verses, Nephi's version contains more information than is found in Isaiah's biblical account. Edited by Edward L. Kimball, [Salt Lake City: Bookcraft], 1982, 46). 2 Nephi 29: Rejection of the Book of Mormon In the Last Days the Book of Mormon will be rejected by the voice of many, claiming; “…A Bible! November 25, 2019 December 2, 2019 Sister Faulconer Leave a comment. These are the written records of "the Jews" (the Bible), "the Nephites" (the Book of Mormon), and "the other tribes of the house of Israel, which I have led away"-obviously the ten lost tribes. 2. "the lost tribes of Israel shall have the words of the Nephites and the Jews" The expression "lost tribes" is found in only two verses of scripture, here and in 3 Nephi 17:4. These three records are, by the way, another example of the law of witnesses (see the commentary for verse 8). He will remember His people again, especially the Nephites and the lost 10 tribes of Israel. And because that I have spoken one cword ye need not suppose that I cannot speak another; for my dwork is not yet finished; neither shall it be until the end of man, neither from that time henceforth and forever. This represents the fifth time that Nephi has mentioned this doctrine. One of the definitions of. 13 And it shall come to pass that the aJews shall have the words of the Nephites, and the Nephites shall have the words of the Jews; and the Nephites and the Jews shall have the words of the blost tribes of Israel; and the lost tribes of Israel shall have the words of the Nephites and the Jews. verse 13 These three records are to be shared with the other groups. To solve this problem the Lord says: "And in the barren deserts there shall come forth pools of living water; and the parched ground shall no longer be a thirsty land" (D&C 133:28). In Joseph Smith's King James Bible, which he was using to create his inspired revision, there were fourteen books between the Old Testament and the New Testament known as the Old Testament Apocrypha. 2 Nephi 29:1 Verse Text. After all, the keys of gathering were given by Moses to Peter, James, and John on the Mount of Transfiguration at that time (Matthew 17:1-9). Book of Mormon: 2 Nephi 29-30 Are we involved in the Marvelous Work? Isn't it exciting to consider and speculate regarding these other records? Know ye not that the testimony of two nations is a witness unto you that I am God, that I remember one nation like unto another? "isles of the sea" Again, this term refers simply to scattered Israel, wherever they may be found upon the earth. One condition for this proper establishment is that the truth satisfies the law of witnesses. 2 Nephi 29–30 2 Nephi 30:5–6 — Lehi’s Posterity Receive the Gospel. that I am God, and that I covenanted with Abraham that I would remember his seed forever. Miracles, spiritual gifts, and revelation are always available to the true followers of Christ. TG Restoration of the Gospel. Yea, what do the Gentiles mean? 11: 4. Rather each is a collection of many books. The verse then tantalizes us by suggesting the eventual coming forth of yet a fourth record, that of "all nations of the earth." 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