Understanding the Scriptures
|Made manifest (vv. 2, 4, 14, 16)||Revealed|
|Dwindled (v. 3)||Fallen gradually away|
|Interpreters (v. 5)||Urim and Thummim|
|Accursed (v. 8)||Damned, tormented|
|Rend (v. 15)||Tear open|
|Commenced (v. 17)||Begun|
Studying the Scriptures
Do activity A and activity B or C as you study Ether 4.
Explain What He Would Say
From what you learn in Ether 4:1–6, write how you think Moroni might answer the following questions:
Why did you need to hide the record and interpreters?
What must happen before the records are revealed?
What is something you read on the record?
Write a Definition
Read Ether 4:11–12 and write a definition of the word good as it is used in those verses.
Write a Sentence Summary
Using each of the following words from Ether 4:13–19, write two or three sentences that express the main idea of this passage: Gentiles, show, rend, unfolded, commenced, lifted.