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The Iron Rod—the Word of God

The imagery of an iron rod representing the word of God contains nuances we may...
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Becoming like Enoch’s Zion

According to the scriptures, Enoch’s people, who succeeded in becoming a city of Zion, most...
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Author’s Journey to Understanding Isaiah

Reading the Book of Isaiah for the first time in my early twenties in New...
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The Davidic Covenant

The Davidic Covenant—God’s individual covenant with King David and his heirs—came into being in response...
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The Title Page of the Book of Mormon

In its Title Page, the Book of Mormon addresses three groups of people: (1) the...
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Birthpangs of the Woman Zion

Isaiah 66:5–9 Hear the word of Jehovah, you who are vigilant for his word: Your...
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God’s End-Time Servant

“Hear me, O isles; listen, you distant peoples: Jehovah called me before I was in...
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God’s Justice

“How the faithful city has become a harlot! She was filled with justice; righteousness made...
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Isaiah in Brief

Isaiah wrote for “the end-time”; that is, the end of the world. His prophecy describes...
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Rude Awakening

How is it that Latter-day Saints who have been given the key of knowledge of...
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Hearing the Word of the Lord

“Hear me, O house of Jacob, and all you remnant of the house of Israel,...
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Isaiah—Prophet of the End-Time

“Go now, write on tablets concerning them; record it in a book for the end-time,...
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What is the Lord’s “Strange Work” in Isaiah 28:21?

Question: What is the Lord’s “Strange Work” in Isaiah 28:21? Answer: Word links in the...
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How Can We Identify the Endtime Servant?

Question: Can you give the signs needed to identify the “Endtime or Davidic servant”? Will...
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How Do We Account For Division On the Topic of Isaiah?

Question: I’ve encountered a lot of division on the topic of Isaiah. How do you...
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Why did Jesus command we should search Isaiah’s words diligently? 

Question: Our gospel doctrine teacher, a BYU professor, told us he can’t understand Isaiah’s symbolisms....
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Will Many Mormon Gentiles End up Fighting against Zion?

Many who read in the scriptures of people “fighting against Zion” may assume they refer...
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Are Endtime Visions Reserved for a Select Few?

Question: I was intrigued by your email concerning VOG. I have no problem at all...
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How Will We Know When the Tribulation Period Begins?

Question: Are we currently in the tribulation period? If not, how shall we I know...
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Who are designated as “the Gentiles” in the Book of Mormon?

Question: Who are designated as “the Gentiles” in the Book of Mormon? Answer: Two main...
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What does Isaiah say about my role as part of God’s covenant people?

Question: What does Isaiah say about my role as part of God’s covenant people? Answer:...
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What role, if any, does Heavenly Mother play in our lives?

Question: What role, if any, does Heavenly Mother play in our lives? Answer: The role...
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What is the New and Everlasting Covenant?

Question: In our Isaiah Decoded discussion group last week, we discussed the “New and Everlasting Covenant.” In...
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Do We Have the Fulness of the Gospel?

Question: I came upon a verse with Come Follow Me this week in D&C 35:17...
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Jehovah/Jesus’ Atonement for Transgression

Anticipating Israel’s rejection of him—without which his sacrifice for sin would not have been complete—Jehovah...
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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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