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Solemn Brotherhood

I have shown that ancient Near Eastern emperor–vassal covenants are helpful in understanding the workings...
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New Things

When Jehovah God of Israel addresses his end-time people through Isaiah, saying “I announce to...
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Righteous Praise

There is something right or righteous about praising our Savior Jesus Christ. As Jehovah God...
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Born a Savior

In the Father’s “gift of his Son” (Ether 12:11)—a gift that keeps on giving—we observe...
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That’s Controversial!

If you have ever ventured to discuss some aspect of Isaiah’s prophecies with someone who...
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Messiah Son of Joseph

The prophetic construct of a “Messiah Son of Joseph” that relies on rabbinical interpretations of...
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The Whole Vision

When Isaiah asks God’s people of our day, “You have heard the whole vision [hazut...
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The Gathering

Vague ideas exist about the so-called “gathering” or “gathering of Israel,” but do we really...
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Profiles of Proxy Saviors

Book of Mormon examples of the Davidic Covenant in action exist for anyone who wants...
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Idol Worship

Because people’s spiritual awareness is proportional to the purity of their lives—to the degree they...
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Gadianton’s Band Reborn

When a corrupt few come to power who are upheld by the many—who themselves are...
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How to Search Isaiah

We can observe a huge difference between “searching” the words of Isaiah and not doing...
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Question about Who the Servant Is

Question: How do we know from Isaiah when the Davidic Servant described therein is referring...
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Question about Baptism of Fire and the Holy Ghost

Question: Some say members of the church are no longer experiencing the baptism of fire...
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Question about God’s Protection under the Sinai Covenant

Question: If God’s divine protection under the terms of the Sinai Covenant required Israel’s righteousness...
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Question about Come Follow Me Manual Interpretation

Question: In preparation for Isaiah, I read the following from the Come Follow Me manual:...
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Question about Prophets and Apostles

Question: What is meant by this verse from D&C 1:14: “And the arm of the...
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Question about Gathering Israel

Question: What do the scriptures say about the gathering of Israel? Answer: These are two...
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Question About Ascending the Spiritual Ladder

Question: Given that there are seven spiritual levels of people Isaiah has identified in his...
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Question on Covenant Curses vs. Trials & Tribulations

Question: How can we tell the difference between a person experiencing trials and tribulations versus...
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Question about Proxy Saviors Today

Question: In this day, what does it look like to be a proxy savior when...
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Question about the Gospel Taken from the Gentiles

Question: What does the gospel being taken from the Gentiles entail? So many are leaving...
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How is Knowledge a Covenant Blessing?

Question: I hear Dr Gileadi say the knowledge in the book Isaiah is part of...
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Question about the General Authorities Being Correct

Question: The prophets and apostles are not teaching false teachings now, nor are they going...
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The Relevance of Isaiah 2–14 to the End-Time

Nephi follows Jacob’s exposition of the prophecies of Isaiah by quoting thirteen chapters of Isaiah...
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Searching the Prophets

Many persons excuse themselves from searching the scriptures by asserting that the “dead prophets” are...
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Creation of Adam and Eve

Isaiah’s theology of creation, in effect, nuances the entire concept of God’s creation as an...
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The White-Robed Man

By bidding persons to follow him, Jesus didn’t simply mean they should heed his counsel....
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Fighting Against Zion

Many who read in the scriptures of people “fighting against Zion” may assume they refer...
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A Day of Power

Analysis of the terms “great,” “marvelous,” and “work” in the Book of Mormon and other...
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The Pattern of Prophecy

The pattern of prophecy—the core ideas all Hebrew prophecies have in common—tells us there is...
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Friends of Christ

As trials intensify, so does the comfort God extends from on high: “I now send...
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Two Narratives

Because as yet there has occurred no real Mormon (LDS) embrace of the words of...
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Ephraim’s Errand

One way the Middle East today differs from Moses’ day is that many of its...
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