American Scripture

Alexander Hamilton Shot in a Duel

American Minute with Bill Federer He intentionally fired into the air, but his political rival, former Vice-President Aaron Burr, took deadly aim and fatally shot...

Alma Counters Falsehood: “All Things Denote There Is A God!”

American Scripture There are many false philosophies prevalent in the world today. Indeed there are many Anti-Christ creeds taught from classroom to the workplace, in the...

Judge This People According To The Commandments Of God

American Scripture Mosiah explained how, whether a nation is ruled by a King or Judges, that the laws should be based upon God's laws. Therefore I...

Beware of Pride

American Scripture One of the things the Book of Mormon warns us about is the sin of pride: Yea, and we may see at the very...

The Testimony Of Three Witnesses

American Scripture The scriptural law of witnesses requires that in the mouth of two or three individuals shall every word be established (Deut. 19:15; 2 Cor....

What Happens To Us When We Die?

American Scripture What happens to us when we die? What is the state of the soul between death and the resurrection? Now, concerning the state of...

Firmer And Firmer In The Faith Of Christ

American Scripture Let's not be fooled by illusions created by the devil. Instead let us maintain our spiritual fine-tuning by yielding our hearts to God,...

He Is The Same Yesterday, Today, And Forever

American Scripture The ancient American Prophet Nephi testified regarding God: For he is the same yesterday, today, and forever; and the way is prepared for all...

We Knew Of Christ

American Scripture Just as the Old Testament Prophets knew of Jesus Christ, so did the Book of Mormon Prophets. As Jacob testifies: For, for this intent...

Charity

American Scripture After the Nephite nation was destroyed, Moroni recorded some important teachings of his father, Mormon. And charity suffereth long, and is kind, and envieth...

Know Good From Evil

American Scripture As he neared the end of the record, Moroni included his father Mormon’s teachings on the sources of good and evil. For behold, the...

Making Weak Things Strong

American Scripture In response to Moroni’s concern that his readers would mock the weaknesses of his writing, the Lord taught him about personal weaknesses. And if...

Trial Of Your Faith

American Scripture While abridging the prophet Ether’s words on faith, Moroni included some of his own testimony, counsel, and understanding about the subject. And now, I,...

By Small And Simple Things Are Great Things Brought To Pass

American Scripture Alma explained the importance of the sacred American records and commanded his son Helaman to take charge of them: Now ye may suppose that...

This LIfe Is The Time To Prepare To Meet God

American Scripture While he was on his mission, Amulek taught the Zoramites. He taught them that Mortal probation—this life—is given to us to prepare to...

Faith Is Things Which Are Hoped For And Not Seen

American Scripture While abridging the prophet Ether’s words on faith, Moroni included some of his own testimony, counsel, and understanding about the subject. And now, I,...

Contention Is Of The Devil

American Scripture The resurrected Savior explained why we should avoid disputations about points of doctrine. For verily, verily I say unto you, he that hath the...

Build Upon The Sure Foundation

American Scripture The ancient American Prophet Nephi recounted for his own sons some of the teachings of his father, Helaman: And now, my sons, remember, remember...

William Brewster

William Brewster died APRIL 18, 1644. His position as a leader of the Pilgrim church in England led to his capture and imprisonment. Fleeing to Holland,...

Ye Must Pray Always

American Scripture Near the end of his life, Nephi was grieved by man’s tendency to misunderstand the things of God. To put it simply, Nephi...