Question: What "plain and precious" teachings does the Book of Mormon provide regarding the scriptures?

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Question: What "plain and precious" teachings does the Book of Mormon provide regarding the scriptures?

Book of Mormon doctrines relating to the power of the Scriptures

  • To profit and learn from the scriptures, we are to 'liken' them unto ourselves (1 Nephi 19:23)
  • Why we need the Book of Mormon in addition to the Bible (2 Nephi 29:1-14, Title Page (see end of last paragraph))
  • The scriptures "enlarge the memory" of the people (Alma 37:8)
  • "Yea, we see that whosoever will may lay hold upon the word of God, which is quick and powerful, which shall divide asunder all the cunning and the snares and the wiles of the devil, and lead the man of Christ in a strait and narrow course across that everlasting gulf of misery which is prepared to engulf the wicked— And land their souls, yea, their immortal souls, at the right hand of God in the kingdom of heaven, to sit down with Abraham, and Isaac, and with Jacob, and with all our holy fathers, to go no more out." (Helaman 3:29-30)

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