Category Archives: Humility

Lessons from the Writings of Mormon – Part 2

Here are more of the lessons I’ve learned so far this year by studying the writings of Mormon: Pride Pride and contention go hand in hand, and they grow without any effort on our part. Pride can be difficult to detect. Contention … Continue reading

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As Their Little Children – Moroni 8:10

10 Behold I say unto you that this thing shall ye teach—repentance and baptism unto those who are accountable and capable of committing sin; yea, teach parents that they must repent and be baptized, and humble themselves as their little … Continue reading

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Some Little Dissension – Helaman 3:1-2

1 And now it came to pass in the forty and third year of the reign of the judges, there was no contention among the people of Nephi save it were a little pride which was in the church, which … Continue reading

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They Did Humble Themselves Before God – Alma 62:39-41

39 And thus ended the thirty and first year of the reign of the judges over the people of Nephi; and thus they had had wars, and bloodsheds, and famine, and affliction, for the space of many years.40 And there … Continue reading

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In a Preparation to Hear the Word – Alma 32:6

6 And now when Alma heard this, he turned him about, his face immediately towards him, and he beheld with great joy; for he beheld that their afflictions had truly humbled them, and that they were in a preparation to … Continue reading

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If the Lord Saith unto Us Go… – Alma 27:7-10

7 And Ammon said: I will go and inquire of the Lord, and if he say unto us, go down unto our brethren, will ye go?8 And the king said unto him: Yea, if the Lord saith unto us go, … Continue reading

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Thus They Began to Have Continual Peace Again – Alma 1:27-28

27 And they did impart of their substance, every man according to that which he had, to the poor, and the needy, and the sick, and the afflicted; and they did not wear costly apparel, yet they were neat and … Continue reading

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