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Enoch, the Prophet and Seer: Enoch’s Prophecy of the Tribes

Book of Moses Insight #23 Moses 7:5–11, 22 With contribution by Jeffrey M. Bradshaw Download MP3 Here Having concluded his teachings on the plan of salvation,1 “from that time forth Enoch began to prophesy … unto the people.”2 Like Moses and the brother of Jared,3 Enoch spoke with the Lord

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Enoch, the Prophet and Seer: Enoch’s Transfiguration

Book of Moses Insight #22 Moses 7:1–3 With contribution by Jeffrey M. Bradshaw Download MP3 Here In the Bible, we are told simply that “Enoch walked with God: and he was not; for God took him.”1 However, in Moses 7, we are given a detailed account of how and why

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Thus May All Become My Sons

Book of Moses Insight #21 Moses 6:59, 66–68 With contribution by Jeffrey M. Bradshaw and Matthew L. Bowen Download MP3 Here Significantly, the last verse of Moses 6 includes the words “and thus may all become my sons.”1 This statement relating to the exaltation of Adam and Eve and all

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By the Blood Ye Are Sanctified

Book of Moses Insight #20 Moses 6:60 With contribution by Jeffrey M. Bradshaw and Matthew L. Bowen Download MP3 Here Blood as a Symbol of Justification Because blood is a symbol of death and life, 1 it was used in Israelite temples for “the altar [of sacrifice] to make an

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By the Spirit Ye Are Justified

Book of Moses Insight #19 Moses 6:60, 63, 65–66 With contribution by Jeffrey M. Bradshaw and Matthew L. Bowen Download MP3 Here In this article, we turn our attention to the second phrase in Moses 6:60: “by the Spirit ye are justified.” Simply put, individuals become “just”—in other words, innocent

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Out of the Waters of Judah

Book of Moses Insight #18 1 Nephi 20:1; JST Genesis 17:3–7 By BMC Team with Jeffrey M. Bradshaw and Matthew L. Bowen Download MP3 Here In this article, we digress from the direct discussion of Enoch’s sermon on the ordinances to discuss the corresponding subject of the relationship between baptism,

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By the Water Ye Keep the Commandment

Book of Moses Insight #17 Moses 6:60, 64 By BMC Team with Jeffrey M. Bradshaw and Matthew L. Bowen Download MP3 Here     In Moses 6:60, Enoch declares the word of the Lord about the essential place of baptism in the suite of saving ordinances. In v. 64, he

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By Water, and Blood, and the Spirit

Book of Moses Insight #16 Moses 6:58–60 With contribution by with Jeffrey M. Bradshaw and Matthew L. Bowen Download MP3 Here The Doctrine of Rebirth in Moses 6:59–60 I n Moses 6:59–60 we read these significant words about the doctrine of rebirth: According to the Book of Moses, Enoch and

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The book that concerns us was purposely called "The Pearl of Great Price," that term being . . . the designation of a treasure that is both hidden and inexhaustible. Being hidden, it must be searched out and dug up—brought out of the depths by the strenuous and determined efforts of whoever would possess it. Being inexhaustibly vast, it can never cease to be a source of new wonders to the inquiring mind. . . . The Pearl of Great Price is unique among scriptures in that its message is available only to that extent to which God's children choose to make it so, but at the same time it is capable of conveying knowledge of undreamed of scope and significance. – Hugh Nibley, "A New Look at the Pearl of Great Price," Improvement Era, May 1970, 94.

- Hugh Nibley, "A New Look at the Pearl of Great Price," Improvement Era, May 1970, 94.