Monthly Archives: January 2019

Isaiah 11 – Davidic Servant – 2 Nephi 21:1-16

1 And there shall come forth a rod [leader of God] out of the stem of Jesse [line of David], and a branch shall grow out of his roots. [a righteous heir to the House of Israel] 2 And the … Continue reading

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Isaiah 10 – Attack Against Jerusalem – 2 Nephi 20:1-34

1 Wo unto them that decree unrighteous decrees [declarations], and that write grievousness [evil acts] which they have prescribed; 2 To turn away the needy from judgment [callous in their actions], and to take away the right from the poor of … Continue reading

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Isaiah 9 – The Bricks Have Fallen – 2 Nephi 19:1-21

1 Nevertheless [And so it is], the dimness [lack of understanding] shall not be such as was in her vexation [frustration], when at first he [Assyria] lightly afflicted the land of Zebulun, and the land of Naphtali [Northern parts of … Continue reading

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Isaiah 8 – Judah Spared from Assyria – 2 Nephi 18:1-22

1 Moreover, the word of the Lord said unto me: Take thee a great roll [formally documented on a scroll], and write in it with a man’s pen, concerning Maher-shalal-hash-baz. [Isaiah’s son to be born.] 2 And I took unto … Continue reading

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Isaiah 7 – Mercenaries Shall Gather – 2 Nephi 17:1-25

1 And it came to pass in the days of Ahaz the son of Jotham, the son of Uzziah, king of Judah, that Rezin, king of Syria, and Pekahthe son of Remaliah, king of Israel, went up toward Jerusalem to … Continue reading

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