02: 1 Nephi 1–7 Book of Mormon Evidence – Come Follow Me – Mike and Betty LaFontaine
Book of Mormon Evidence Podcast – Come Follow Me Supplementary Study Podcast Lesson #1, Dec. 30-Jan. 5 : Introductory Pages of the Book of Mormon
Hosted by Rod Meldrum – Author & International Speaker – The FIRM Foundation Guests in this episode: David Hocking – Managing Editor, Annotated Edition of the Book of Mormon Rian Nelson – Executive and Events Manager – The FIRM Foundation James and Hannah Stoddard – Documentary Producers, Authors – The Joseph Smith Foundation
Topics of discussion and Book of Mormon insights you’ll learn about in this lesson:
What do you expect to learn about the Book of Mormon this year?
Don’t we generally get what we expect? How can we expect more?
Introductory information to the Book of Mormon – The Introduction page and the Title page; where did they come from? Which was part of the gold plates? Which was not?
Title Page – What did Joseph Smith tell about its origin? Where was it found within the gold plates? Who wrote it?
What was in the stone box on the Hill Cumorah ?
What was NOT in the stone box?
Where did Joseph get the Small plates of Nephi to replace the Book of Lehi that was lost in the 116 pages?
Did Joseph Smith translate two sets of plates?
What are the purposes of the Book of Mormon?
Is it simply to testify of Jesus Christ?
D&C 3:16-20 does this passage suggest another purpose?
How can you know the Book of Mormon is True? Moroni 10:5
“It’s Not only about knowing the Book of Mormon is true,
It’s about knowing the truths in the Book of Mormon!”
To warn a specific latter-day nation not to go down the same path!
Remind that Promised Land nation of the covenant blessings, requirements and judgements associated with that covenant.
To whom was it written? 2 Nephi 29
Was it written for our day, or theirs?
Who are their descendants?
Review President Nelson’s Oct 2017 General Conference.
The Book of Mormon is…?
The Book of Mormon affirms…?
The Book of Mormon refutes notions that….?
The Book of Mormon fulfills bibilical prophecies that…?
The Book of Mormon clarifies understanding about…?
The Book of Mormon reveals information previously unknown…