Tuesday, August 30, 2016

"Arise, and come forth unto me...that ye may feel the prints of the nails"

"And it came to pass that the Lord spake unto them saying:

Arise and come forth unto me, that ye may thrust your hands into my side, and also that ye may feel the prints of the nails in my hands and in my feet, that ye may know that I am the God of Israel, and the God of the whole earth, and have been slain for the sins of the world.

And it came to pass that the multitude went forth, and thrust their hands into his side, and did feel the prints of the nails in his hands and in his feet; and this they did do, going forth one by one until they had all gone forth, and did see with their eyes and did feel with their hands, and did know of a surety and did bear record, that it was he, of whom it was written by the prophets, that should come.

And when they had all gone forth and had witnessed for themselves, they did cry out with one accord, saying:

Hosanna! Blessed be the name of the Most High God! And they did fall down at the feet of Jesus, and did worship him. (3 Nephi 11:13-17 -Rest of the account at https://www.lds.org/scriptures/bofm/3-ne/11)

Christ did come to the Americas, and established his gospel, and his authority there, as he did in the old world.  And today we have another testament of his teachings in the Book of Mormon, to confirm and clarify his gospel.  

May we ever be grateful for that.  More about Christ in the Americas will be tomorrow.

This comes from The Book of Mormon.  Along with the Bible, it testifies of Christ. Find out for yourself and read the Promise of the Book of Mormon online now at http://bit.ly/10t8QYm or get a free copy at http://bit.ly/11WKJ1G

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Picture is They went forth one by one by jeremy winborg, available at http://jeremywinborg.blogspot.com/2012/08/lds-artwork-by-jeremy-winborg.html 

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