Tag Archives: 2 Nephi 5

We Did Take Our Tents – 2 Nephi 5:5-7

5 And it came to pass that the Lord did warn me, that I, Nephi, should depart from them and flee into the wilderness, and all those who would go with me. 6 Wherefore, it came to pass that I, … Continue reading

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We Did Prosper Exceedingly – 2 Nephi 5:10-11

10 And we did observe to keep the judgments, and the statutes, and the commandments of the Lord in all things, according to the law of Moses. 11 And the Lord was with us; and we did prosper exceedingly; for … Continue reading

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After the Manner of Happiness – 2 Nephi 5:27

27 And it came to pass that we lived after the manner of happiness. (2 Nephi 5:27) This week, I’m going to study–and practice–happiness. As Lehi explained to his son Jacob, “Men are that they might have joy” (2 Nephi … Continue reading

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I Did Teach My People to Build Buildings – 2 Nephi 5:15-17

15 And I did teach my people to build buildings, and to work in all manner of wood, and of iron, and of copper, and of brass, and of steel, and of gold, and of silver, and of precious ores, … Continue reading

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To Be Industrious – 2 Nephi 5:17

17 And it came to pass that I, Nephi, did cause my people to be industrious, and to labor with their hands. (2 Nephi 5:17) This week, I’m studying the attribute of diligence. In 2 Nephi 5, we learn what … Continue reading

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2 Nephi 5:27 We Lived After the Manner of Happiness

27 And it came to pass that we lived after the manner of happiness. (2 Nephi 5:27) I like the idea of living “after the manner of happiness.”  It sounds both intentional and sustainable: a choice we make rather than … Continue reading

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