The Hope of the Righteous

The hope of the righteous shall be gladness. Proverbs 10:28 Throughout my childhood and teenage years, I suffered chronic inner ear infections. These infections caused a number of symptoms, the most annoying of which was vertigo Everywhere I went, I felt like I was in a villain’s lair in the old Batman television series, withContinue reading “The Hope of the Righteous”

Who is Your Lord?

“Thou hast also taken thy fair jewels of my gold and of my silver, which I had given thee, and madest to thyself images of men…” Ezekial 16:17 It’s all about image. In Old Testament times, God’s people were enticed by the cultures and religions they encountered, which often featured the worship of idols madeContinue reading “Who is Your Lord?”

“…their hatred was fixed…”

Enos 1:20: “And I bear record that the people of Nephi did seek diligently to restore the Lamanites unto the true faith in God. But our labors were vain; their hatred was fixed, and they were led by their evil nature….” “Fixed” in this verse should be understood in the sense of affixed or firmlyContinue reading ““…their hatred was fixed…””