Understanding the Scriptures
|Bill (v. 1)||Legal document|
|Creditors (v. 1)||Those to whom money is owed|
|Sackcloth (v. 3)||Clothing made of coarse goat or camel hair worn during times of sadness|
|Smiter (v. 6)||Someone who beats or whips another|
|Plucked off the hair (v. 6)||Pulled the hair out of my beard; this was a sign of disrespect|
|Confounded (v. 7)||Humiliated|
|Flint (v. 7)||A very hard stone|
|Justifieth (v. 8)||Forgives|
|Compass (v. 11)||Surround|
Studying the Scriptures
Do activities A and B as you study 2 Nephi 7.
Find a Message
Search 2 Nephi 7 and find a message you think would help the following people. Write the message in your notebook and explain why you think it would help each of the people.
A person who has not obeyed the commandments and feels that the Lord will not help him or her anymore.
A person who is having a difficult time understanding why it is important to follow the Lord’s commandments.
Which verses in 2 Nephi 7 were written by Isaiah yet sound as though they were spoken by Jesus Christ? Explain why.