Divide your family into 2 groups. And I earnestly hope and pray that we may give full repentance, and others with us, to the end that our Father in heaven in his mercy and in his patience and in his love for his children, which he has declared, and in whose immortality and eternal life he has stated his earnest interest, will revise his timetables, whatever they may be, according to the degree of our repentance. And I have taught his words; and I taught them because they were pleasing unto the carnal mind (Alma 30:53). His prophecies parallel those shared today from our Latter-day prophets. President Marion G. Romney said, 'Tithing is a debt which everyone owes to the Lord for his use of the things that the Lord has made and given to him to use. Fill ye up then the measure of your fathers (in consenting to the crucifixion of Christ). 1947, p. Samuel the Lamanite literally climbs on top of a city wall and preaches repentance to the wayward Nephites, narrowly escapes death, then disappears without a trace, never to be seen again. *Optional -Have someone hold a cookie sheet or pan to stop the marshmallows or wads of paper from hitting Samuel. Of these, Samuel the Lamanite said: 'But behold, your days of probation are past; ye have procrastinated the day of your salvation until it is everlastingly too late, and your destruction is made sure; yea, for ye have sought all the days of your lives for that which ye could not obtain; and ye have sought for happiness in doing iniquity, which thing is contrary to the nature of that righteousness which is in our great and Eternal Head.' Because they rejected him, he returned with stern warnings of the judgments of God. In chapter 13, the following themes are expressed: God’s fierce anger will come unless the people repent (vv. My library is a collection of inspiring and engaging resources to help you be the most effective teacher that you can possibly be! These are also great for writing down any impressions or “Aha” moments that you might have as you study the scriptures. P.S. Flattery, as used in the Book of Mormon, is to teach doctrines that are pleasing to the carnal mind. If he would agree to save a city for ten repentant souls, think what he would do for a whole nation or people who repented!" Did you listen, or do you also build sepulchres for the dead prophets and tombs for those who have passed away long ago and disregard the living ones? those things that were presented unto your minds by the Spirit of God, will come to pass; and thus by learning the Spirit of God and understanding it, you may grow into the principle of revelation, until you become perfect in Christ Jesus." How can you be like Samuel and share the gospel with others despite your fears? "Oliver Wendell Holmes said: 'Many people die with their music still in them. Tweet. 7. Many of the Nephites did. One would assume that Samuel did not mean to convey the thought that God actually hated the Lamanites, at least not in the sense that mortal men hate one another. “If you keep not my commandments,” a modern revelation attests, “the love of the Father shall not continue with you, therefore you shall walk in darkness” (D&C 95:12). "So it is that sexual immorality finally causes the isolation of the individual from God, from others, and, yes, even from oneself! We become fearful that our sins will be discovered. BYU RELIGIOUS STUDIES: The Second Coming of Jesus, VIDEO: Samuel and the Star (3:04), click HERE, (Taken from Scripture Study for the Latter-Day Saint Families). Accordingly the intent of this book is to stress the vital importance of each of us transforming his life through repentance and forgiveness. READ Helaman 13:36-38. "I well remember my first morning of tracting as a new missionary in Cordoba, Argentina. THIS WEEK’S TALK: A Perfect Brightness of Hope By Elder Jeffrey R. Holland, click HERE. Therefore, the Lord promised them another curse. (Morality, p. 86), they would not suffer that he should enter...therefore he went and got upon the wall, prophesied...whatsoever things the Lord put into his heart, if it were not for the righteous who are in this great city...I would cause that fire should...destroy it, For I will, saith the Lord, that they shall hide up their treasures unto me, ye do not remember the Lord...but ye do always remember your riches, if our days had been in the days of our fathers of old, we would not have slain the prophets, if a man...say this, ye will receive him, and say that he is a prophet...because he speaketh flattering words. It is flattery to tell the atheist that there is no God. Sign up at the bottom of this post. The book continues the history of the Nephites and the Lamanites "according to the records of Helaman , who was the son of Helaman , and also according to the records of his sons, even down to the coming of Christ " ( The Book of Helaman , preface). They present themselves most often as invitations for growth: the daily challenges of parenting, a difficult assignment at work, a new calling in the Church, a sacrament meeting or stake conference talk to present, a lesson to be given in priesthood meeting or Relief Society. He even told the exact year when these things should take place; also he told of the convulsions, the storms, the earthquakes that should attend His crucifixion, and the resurrection of many of the Saints that would follow His own resurrection. The next door was mine! 13 But blessed are they who will repent, for them will I spare. Set out different colors of paper, scissors, glue sticks, glitter, markers, etc.. that your family can use to make signs. Ye serpents, ye generation of vipers, how can ye escape the damnation of hell?' ', "That is so unwise. His rebuke was as follows. August 24, 2020 By Taylor Halverson 1 Comment. Now I am sure you will have a little shock at that, but that is the truth. Hugh Nibley described their misery, "it ends in utter frustration and total insecurity as morals and the market collapse together and the baffled experts surrender. " Their messages involve the very purpose of life and creation. Sometimes the problem isn’t that they don’t believe in prophets. It is not that God does not love them, but that he simply is unable to bless them as he would those who choose the right. "What is con-secrated is then made sacred, withdrawn from the ordinary economy, dedicated to a particular purpose and to that purpose only. While a member of the Quorum of the Twelve, he simultaneously served in the Eisenhower cabinet as the secretary of Agriculture. (Hel. Throughout the year there will be several times that I will suggest jotting something down in your scripture journal. It isn't always clear just what we are waiting for, but some of us sometimes persist in waiting so long that life slips by-finding us still waiting for something that has been going on all the time. Set them out and ask which one is correct. and how can we avoid it?Helaman 1-6 Summary of this weeks message from Come Follow Me studies. ... And when you do, do you go through the operation like the grinding of a piece of machinery, or do you bow in meekness and with a sincere desire to seek the blessing of God upon you and your household? (Ibid, p. 279) Eventually, the truth did prevail. (DC 21:6)" (Conference Report, Oct. 1970, p. 152). Success! Evil speaking of the Lord's anointed is in a class by itself. Here you can find Videos, KnoWhys, and commentaries relating to each week's Come Follow Me lesson. Read Helaman 16:13-25. Today is as much a part of eternity as any day a thousand years ago or as will be any day a thousand years hence. Then after the talk, review and/or share and discuss what you have highlighted. In spite of my limited Spanish, my faith, prayers, and a desire to learn and obey sustained me as I 'climbed upon my wall' that morning. In the Copper Scroll of the Dead Sea Scrolls we learn that when the Jews fled from Jerusalem before their enemies, they also buried their treasures; and they also buried them up unto the Lord so that they could never again be used in profane negotiations. Italics added.). " (See Hel. Chapter Summary: Samuel predicts the signs surrounding the birth and death of Christ.Lots of death and destruction at the time of Christ's death. (Conference Report, Apr. 'Lust,' wrote Fairlie, 'is not interested in its partners, but only in the gratification of its own craving. If it were not for the few righteous people in the city, you would be destroyed by fire. 187.) This is strong language. 284. That function is not popular. 13:27, 28.) Rather, because of their rebellion, because they rejected the light and spurned the association with God through the Spirit that they might have enjoyed, they alienated themselves from the love of the Father. Because ye build the tombs of the prophets, and garnish the sepulchers of the righteous. (Improvement Era, Jan. 1967, p. To succeed, you have to tell the people what they want to hear. Joseph Smith explained what this feels like. Samuel prophesied that this curse would help them remember, 'then shall ye lament, and say: O that I had repented...then [our riches] would not have become slippery that we should lose them; for behold, our riches are gone from us' (v. 32-3). For their wicked greediness and love of money, the Lord promises them a punishment worse than poverty. Write the following 3 definitions of Chastened on notecards. As Elder George F. Richards, President of the Council of the Twelve, said in a conference address in April 1947, 'When we say anything bad about the leaders of the Church, whether true or false, we tend to impair their influence and their usefulness and are thus working against the Lord and his cause.' Still they persisted in their pride. For instance, prophets have predicted signs that will appear before the Savior’s Second Coming. (Dallin H. Oaks, "Criticism," Ensign, Feb. 1987, 68), "You may not like what comes from the authority of the Church. Other creditors of tithe-payers, however, need to have no cause to worry, for the Lord always blesses the person who has faith enough to pay his tithing so that his ability to pay his other creditors is not thereby reduced.' But the senseless search goes on, just as Samuel the Lamanite bemoaned, 'for ye have sought all the days of your lives for that which ye could not obtain ... for happiness in doing iniquity.' Furthermore, because of pride, they had been cursed with the violence of the sword at the hands of the Gadianton robbers instead of the Lamanites who had become righteous. (Reynolds and Sjodahl, Commentary on the Book of Mormon, vol. The next time you are impressed with the speech of a good salesman or politician, notice how many times this is done with subtle compliments and carnal mind candy. OR you can add Melanie’s Library to your mobile device home screen by following these instructions, click HERE, ****SONGS – For a list of suggested songs for each day of the week, be sure and check out the blog called Music for Latter-day Life by clicking HERE. Imagine how frustrated the money grubbing Nephites must have been to return to the site of their hidden treasure only to find it gone! He also foretold, with great clearness and minuteness, that in subsequent years, the Nephites should grow in iniquity and because of their wickedness, their treasures, their tools, their swords, etc., should become slippery, and that within four hundred years the Nephite race should be destroyed. Helaman 13:3. Lust dies at the next dawn, and when it returns in the evening, to search where it may, it is with its own past erased.' 272-4). "...many are prone to garnish the sepulchers of yesterday's prophets and mentally stone the living ones." How are these road signs helpful to us? ☼ Helaman 13:7: And behold, an angel of the Lord hath declared it unto me, and he did bring glad tidings to my soul. Sign up here for the Teach Me FHE email group and receive FHE outlines delivered right to your inbox every Sunday morning. There are many saints who have not had this sort of experience. Invite family members to humbly ask the Lord what they can do to improve. This message is orginally delivered by an angel. There was an error submitting your subscription. Unlike Elder Benson's strait and narrow course, the unscrupulous path to popularity is traveled with flattering footsteps. First, people who postpone repentance may run out of time. "Certainly, some blame (for the recent changes in morals) can be attached to the voices from lecture platforms, editorial rooms, or broadcasting stands, and even from the pulpit. Leitworts in Helaman 13: slippery, curse, treasure, riches, repent. It is flattery to tell the sinner that there is no punishment for sin. "There is, of course, no salvation in believing in a dead prophet and stopping there. The walls of Zarahemla could not have seemed any higher than the short distance from the sidewalk to the front door. **I highly suggest getting a scripture journal. You may want to jot them down in your scripture journal. We've been busy with all things school. (Conference Report, Oct. 1949, p. 123). Special guests: Sis Missionaries & Kalina.What is Pride? Why do you suppose some believed his words and sought to be baptized? 13:38; see also Alma 41:10; Morm. And behold, I was sent unto you to declare it unto you also, that ye might have glad tidings; but behold ye would not receive me. Compare Luke 16:27-31." Helaman 13 . "Samuel the Lamanite strongly reminded the Nephites that they had become casual and neglectful in living basic principles of the gospel. (To Draw Closer to God, p. 65). (Jude 1:8.) Remember the warning from Samuel the Lamanite: (Helaman 13:38)." There will be a day, a night, and a day without darkness. "Again, observe the emphasis in the words italicized. See “. . (Doctrinal New Testament Commentary, p. 621-2), "You folk in the Church and out of the Church heard a prophet of God bear testimony that this was the only true and living Church upon the earth. Immorality is not the verification of one's existence; instead, it is the shrinking of one's significance!" Listen to the talk and as you listen, highlight the part(s) that stands out to you. "Such voices may have to answer for their perpetuating falsehood and their failure to give true leadership in combating evil.... From among the discordant voices we are shocked at those of many priests who encourage the defilement of men and wink at the eroding trends and who deny the omniscience of God. There may be momentary pleasure. 24.)" How does God’s correction show His love for us? For personal and/or family study of the scriptures, geared towards families with teenagers, single adults, and empty nesters. Get the monthly Finding JOY Newsletter that is filled with inspiring resources to help you teach the gospel at home and in your calling. What are the two different ways that people responded to Samuel’s message? 13:38. READ: Helaman 15:4 and discuss what he might have meant when he said he hated the Lamanites. Alternatively, 'if a man shall come among you and shall say: Do this, and there is no iniquity...ye will receive him.' For instance, prophets have predicted signs that will appear before the Savior’s Second Coming. What do they mean? One would assume that Samuel did not mean to convey the thought that God actually hated the Lamanites, at least not in the sense that mortal men hate one another. 2:13.). Sign up for the Teach Me FHE email group and receive an FHE outline delivered right to your inbox every Sunday morning. All such buried treasures had to be used for the temple and nothing else. They must have exclaimed, "I know I left it here someplace!" Be creative! 6. Sometimes, even in the church, we would much rather hear 'that all is well.'. "I have given the following counsel to Church members-those who have committed themselves by upraised hands to sustain their church leaders: "Criticism is particularly objectionable when it is directed toward Church authorities, general or local. Wo on the great city (vv. Study and teaching helps for all ages. Note well the sequence of folly: first we are well pleased with ourselves because of our wealth, then comes the game of status and prestige, leading to competitive maneuvers, hatred, and dirty tricks, and finally the ultimate solution. There is another reaction to prophets that I want to add here, and it comes from Helaman 13:25-26. His signs were a little different than these signs. P.P.S. "What pure, unadulterated hypocrisy it is for those who reject the living prophets to say: 'If we had lived in former days, we would have accepted the prophets whom others rejected.' But if you listen to these things, as if from the mouth of the Lord himself, with patience and faith, the promise is that 'the gates of hell shall not prevail against you; yea, and the Lord God will disperse the powers of darkness from before you, and cause the heavens to shake for your good, and his name's glory.' It is suggested that the reader review the principle of "leitworter" in the commentary for Helaman 5:5-12. Future chapters will deal with the various aspects of this subject in greater detail. It is similar to “worldly regret” for sin – where the sinner feels bad…that they got caught. This is it, whether we are thrilled or disappointed, busy or bored! Book of Mormon Commentary Helaman 13 4 Spencer W. Kimball taught that the Holy Ghost “comes a little at a time as you merit it. 13:26.) For personal and/or family study of the scriptures, geared towards families with teenagers, single adults, and empty nesters. It is a reminder that when I consecrate, it cannot be with limitations or qualifications." “If you keep not my commandments,” a modern revelation attests, “the love of the Father shall not continue with you, therefore you shall walk in darkness” (D&C 95:12). Come, Follow Me Daily Study Guide for the week of August 31-September 6, 2020 covering Helaman 13-16. . (Helaman 13:22), In 5 years, a sign will indicate the birth of Jesus Christ. Helaman 13-16 / August 31-September 6. Helaman 14:6 Many signs and wonders in heaven Helaman 16:13; 3 Nephi 2:1 Helaman 14:7 All people amazed and fall to the earth 3 Nephi 1:16–17 Samuel Taught Them to Prepare for the Savior (Helaman 14:8–13) Teaching Helaman 14:8 Believe in God Helaman 14:9, 13 Repent and be forgiven through Christ Helaman 14:30 You are free to act for yourself (Washington, D.C.: New Republic Books, 1978, p. Explain that there are probably many answers to this question. Come, Follow Me Daily Study Guide for the week of August 31-September 6, 2020 covering Helaman 13-16. Why were others angry enough to try and kill him? (Sheri L. Dew, Ezra Taft Benson: A Biography, pp. As a matter of fact, the Lord, to whom one owes tithing, is in a position of a preferred creditor. "Some people intend to make a decision and then never get around to it...They intend to paint the barn, to fix the fence, to haul away that old machinery or remove that old shed, but the time of decision just never arrives. It is one thing to depreciate a person who exercises corporate power or even government power. (The Prophetic Book of Mormon, p. 349). It is flattery to tell the servant of Satan that there is no devil. READ: Helaman 15: 5-6 and ask what does “unwearied diligence” mean to you? Go around and ask each person what stood out to them or what they liked about the video. Come, Follow Me—For Primary: Book of Mormon 2020 “Helaman 13–16: Glad Tidings of Great Joy” Help the children build a small wall with blocks or books. It may contradict your social views. Living prophets of our dispensation have likewise reminded us to be firm and steady in the faith (see Helaman 6:1). (Ibid, p. 273) A senator who had previously been antagonistic, later introduced Elder Benson to his home state, saying, "My friends, today you're going to hear something you won't like, but it will be good for you because it's the truth." It may interfere with some of your social life. Here are some common road signs. It lists over 100 Come, Follow Me resources that are available online starting with the church’s resources at the top. (Matt 23:29-33). (Helaman 14: 21-24), After Christ’s Resurrection, many righteous dead will be resurrected. THE TEACHINGS OF JOSEPH SMITH: The Second Coming and the Millennium Because they rejected him, he returned with stern warnings of the judgments of God. "As we have seen, one can wait too long to repent. *If needed, refer to the scripture references noted in the list below of an example of things Samuel could say. Helaman 13-16. Although many had predicted his early resignation, Elder Benson finished his appointed term having weathered the storm of controversy. ), "Samuel said, 'Ye do always remember your riches' (Helaman 13:22). Let us not die with our music still in us. Come, Follow Me Daily Study Guide for the week of August 31-September 6, 2020 covering Helaman 13-16. Another anti-Christ, Korihor, admitted, the devil...said unto me: There is no God; yea, and he taught me that which I should say. Edward L. Kimball , 114). VIDEO: The Tender Mercies of the Lord In this kit there are helps for all ages. "Other religious leaders are saying: '...precise rules of Christian conduct should not necessarily apply to problems of sexuality. 175. There is no joy to be found in breaking the law of chastity. How could two people have such opposing views after hearing the same talk? Disclaimer: Melanie’s Library is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program. (DC 64:25)" (God, Family, Country, p. (Doctrinal Commentary on the Book of Mormon by McConkie and Millet), Originally, Samuel was sent to the Nephites to share the joyful news of the Savior’s coming (see Helaman 13:7). For instance, in Helaman5:5-13, Mormon quotes a speech of Helaman 3 not at the time it was originally given but instead by having his two sons remember it many years later (perhaps not coincidentally, the subject of that discourse was remembrance) (Hardy, A Reader’s Guide, pg. 86 th year, Nephites =wicked, Lamanites=righteous (1) Samuel comes to the Nephites, and is cast out (2) Lord says, “go back.” And he does (3) He gets on the wall because the Nephites won’t let him in (4) In 400 years the sword of justice is coming (5) To see one possible explanation, read the following verses. "Some of us face a similar situation in our personal lives...We intend to pay a full tithing, to begin keeping the Word of Wisdom, to make our initial home teaching visits early in the month. I hope you week has been great. READ Helaman 13:1-4 and Helaman 16:1-5. And let us not suppose that in calling people to repentance the prophets are concerned only with the more grievous sins such as murder, adultery, stealing, and so on, nor only with those persons who have not accepted the gospel ordinances. That He Should Return Again – Helaman 13:2-4 (1/29/2016) If a Prophet Come Among You – Helaman 13:25-26 (1/28/2016) Ye Do Not Remember the Lord Your God – Helaman 13:22 (9/23/2015) Foolish and Blind Guides – Helaman 13:29 (9/22/2015) Helaman 13:38 The Days of Your Probation Are Past (11/28/2014) Chapter 14 (Ibid., p. For a time it may seem like everything is wonderful. Do one of the days that you missed OR any of the additional resources listed. And second, they will find more misery in more sin, not the happiness they hope for but can't find. (Heroes From The Book of Mormon, p. 164-5). I don't know that ten of a city would be enough to save us today, but I am sure that the degree of our repentance will be taken into consideration. (CFM manual, pg 139), CONFERENCE TALK: By Divine Design We call him a false prophet and 'cast him out and seek all manner of ways to destroy him.' Congressmen, in particular, found his policies to be atrocious. Give each group the following scripture verses to read on their own and to create a sign that depicts what is described in those verses, or in other words, a sign announcing to the world what is going to happen. Do you think God hates any of his children? It is similar enough to a sword that it is often referred to as the Aztec sword. Read this week's KnoWhy connected with the Come Follow Me curriculum, and … Why Did Samuel Say the Lord Hated the Lamanites, Scripture Study for the Latter-Day Saint Families, Can you think of any signs the Lord has given to help you believe in Him? To the fulfillment of these predictions, Nephi, Mormon, and Moroni, bear record." BOOK OF MORMON AUDIO LINK http://lds.org/scriptures/bofm?lang=enghttp://ComeUntoChrist.orghttp://ChurchofJesusChrist.org Helaman 13:2 Samuel, a Lamanite: In the Book of Mormon story, we encounter a character named "Samuel" (Helaman 13:2) who preaches to the Nephites during the final years of the reign of the judges (Helaman 13-15), and prophesies of the coming of the King of Israel (Christ) to the Nephites. *This is a suggested outline that coincides with the Come, Follow Me manual. It can never be recalled or used for any other purpose without being de-secrated. How can knowing about Samuel help when you suffer persecution? "Samuel said, 'Ye do not remember the Lord your God in the things with which he hath blessed you' (Helaman 13:22). It is not that God does not love them, but that he simply is unable to bless them as he would those who choose the right. "On the other hand, when we obey the law of chastity and keep ourselves morally clean, we will experience the blessings of increased love and peace, greater trust and respect for our marital partners, deeper commitment to each other, and therefore a deep and significant sense of joy and happiness." Helaman 13-16 The preaching and prophecies of Samuel the Lamanite from the wall around Zarahemla. Helaman 13:2 Samuel, a Lamanite "The condition of society in the days of Samuel was somewhat peculiar (6 B.C.). Why is this so? "I do not know what degree of repentance would be required of us to avert some of the things that might be imminent or at least remote possibilities. "When temptations present themselves, as surely they do, we must climb upon the daily walls of life and learn to say no." Take a moment to ponder ways you have witnessed His hand in your life. ), "Henry Fairlie has written perceptively in his book The Seven Deadly Sins Today concerning how 'the lustful person will usually be found to have a terrible hollowness at the center of his life' and about 'the desert he has made of himself and his life."' It does not matter that the criticism is true. However, in the arithmetic of appetite, anything multiplied by zero still totals zero! A new star will appear. There is no lasting happiness in immorality. But behold, if it were not for the righteous who are in this great city, behold, I would cause that a fire should come down out of heaven and b destroy it. There will be thundering and lightning, violent earthquakes, and tempests. For personal and/or family study of the scriptures, geared towards families with teenagers, single adults, and empty nesters. This week during our Come Follow Me scripture study we are going to be discussing Samuel the Lamanite. They are sad that they’ve lost everything and they want it back. The blessings available through the gift of the Holy Ghost are conditioned upon worthiness. You recall Abraham's bargaining concerning the destruction of Sodom, how he pleaded that the city would be spared if there were fifty righteous souls, then forty-five, and so on down to ten. 1–4 – Situering in context, tijd en plaats: slechte Nephieten, goede Lamanieten, 86e jaar, Zarahemla. G. Homer Durham [Salt Lake City: Bookcraft, 1943], p. ONE LAST STEP: Check your email to confirm your subscription. (Helaman 13:12-14), You do not remember the Lord, instead, you remember your riches. Why do you suppose some believed his words and sought to be baptized? The Lord provided signs of the Savior’s birth and death. Using a small toy or doll to represent Samuel, let the children take turns helping “Samuel” climb the … Read Helaman 16:1-12. Helaman's army of two thousand young men is often referred to as the two thousand stripling warriors, or the sons of Helaman.Theirs is one of the most well-known stories from the Book of Mormon. Too often it is because they are always getting ready to live. . Remarkably, it is often the wicked who are the most self-righteous. (Conference Report, Apr. Study a recent General Conference talk. 'Woe unto you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! The Lord apparently sensed this weakness in His children, for He said: 'Wherefore, if ye believe me, ye will labor while it is called today.' Entire cities will be destroyed. 1971). Chastened: To have kept one’s self morally pure (The Miracle of Forgiveness, pp. 103). The wisdom and justice of this last curse is self-evident. Humbly ask the Lord promises them a punishment worse than poverty helaman 13 summary anciently those warnings consistently included a invitation! Meant when he said he hated the Lamanites, for them will I spare do to.... 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