Book of Mormon 121
Study List for the 2nd Midterm Exercise
Bro. Martins

1. Interpret this passage: "Shall the ax boast itself against him that heweth therewith?" (2 Nephi 20:15; Manual, p.33)

2. What happens if the Spirit of the Lord ceases to strive with man? (2 Nephi 26:11)

3. Christ calls all to come unto Him and buy milk and honey without ... (2 Nephi 26:25)

4. What would the Lord accomplish with "a marvelous work and a wonder"? (2 Nephi 25:17)

5. Did the Nephites think that Isaiah was so easy to understand that they did not need any adaptations? (2 Nephi 25:1)

6. According to Nephi, what do we need in order to understand the words of Isaiah? (2 Nephi 25:4)

7. Again according to Nephi, are we saved by grace or by works? (2 Nephi 25:23)

8. What is Nephi's definition of "priestcraft"? (2 Nephi 26:29)

9. Does the Lord invite sinners to come unto Him? (2 Nephi 26:33)

10. He [i.e. the Lord] "doeth not anything save it be for the ." (2 Nephi 26:24)

11. "The laborer in Zion shall labor for Zion; for if they labor for money they shall ." (2 Nephi 26:31)

12. "And all nations that fight Zion and distress her shall be as a ." (2 Nephi 27:3)

13. When will the Lord's work be finished? (2 Nephi 29:9)

14. Identify two characteristics of churches in the last days not built unto the Lord: (2 Nephi 28:4)

15. What two baptisms did Nephi refer to in 2 Nephi 31:13?

16. According to Nephi, why should we feast upon the words of Christ? (2 Nephi 32:3)

17. Why was Christ--who had no sins--baptized? (2 Nephi 31:7,9)

18. In what did Jacob consider the Lamanites more righteous than the Nephites of his day? (Jacob 3:7)

19. According to Jacob, under what two conditions is it appropriate to seek riches? (Jacob 2:18-19)

20. Why was Jacob so anxious to call his people to repent with such boldness? (Jacob 1:19; 2:2)

21. Why were many prophecies and teachings in the Old Testament pronounced in such a complicated manner? (Jacob 4:14)

22. What condition did the master of the vineyard impose so that his servants could have joy in the fruit? (Jacob 5:71)

23. Who was the first antichrist mentioned in the Book of Mormon? (Jacob 7:1-2)

24. After hundreds of years of having two different men maintain separate Nephite records (generally a king and a prophet), finally only one man (who was a righteous prophet-king) was in charge of both sets of records. Who was this prophet-king? (Omni 1:25)

25. The Lord proclaimed against of wicked practices easily found in our days. Identify two of them. (2 Nephi 15:20-23)

26. List some of the name-titles of the Savior. (2 Nephi 19:6)

27. What sins did the Lord identify in rulers or government officials? (2 Nephi 20:1-3)

28. According to Nephi, what specific sins would corrupt churches in the latter-days? (2 Nephi 28:12-13)

29. Still according to Nephi, what are the strategies of the devil? (2 Nephi 28:20-22)

30. Who was supposed to write the word of the Lord? (2 Nephi 29:10-13)

31. Which is one of the blessings to be bestowed in the Millennium? (2 Nephi 30:16-18)

32. According to Nephi, what must we do in order to gain eternal life? (2 Nephi 31:20)

33. What must we do before we perform any service in the kingdom of God? (2 Nephi 32:9)

34. How does the power of the Holy Ghost affect our teaching? (2 Nephi 33:1)

35. "We would to God that we could persuade all ... to believe in Christ, and his death and his cross and bear the of the world"? (Jacob 1:8)

36. Jacob taught his people that the Lamanites of his days were not entirely lost because ... (Jacob 3:8-9)

37. How easy was it to engrave in the plates? (Jacob 4:1)

38. "Wherefore ... seek not to the Lord, but to from his hand. ... Wherefore be unto him through the atonement of Christ ..." (Jacob 4:10-11)

39. What were some of the personal characteristics of Sherem, the antichrist described by Jacob? (Jacob 7:4)

40. Enos prayed with much fervor on behalf of which individuals? (Enos 1:4, 9,11)

41. What blessing did Enos ask for-which blessing he knew would not be granted in his lifetime? (Enos 1:13)

42. According to Enos, what was the only way to keep the Nephites from apostatizing? (Enos 1:23)

43. Amaleki, one of the many Nephite record-keepers, counseled us to offer what as an offering unto the Lord? (Omni 1:26)

44. The information contained in the Brass Plates was engraved in what ancient language? (Mosiah 1:4)

45. Why did king Benjamin work with his own hands? (Mosiah 2:14)

46. "When ye are in the of your ye are only in the service of your " (Mosiah 2:17)

47. What has been compared to "an unquenchable fire"? (Mosiah 2:38)

48. What do we learn about the pains, hunger, thirst, and fatigue felt by the Savior during his mortal ministry? (Mosiah 3:7)

49. Besides the righteous and little children, what other group is going to receive the benefits of the atonement? (Mosiah 3:11,16)

50. Who originally said the words: "For the natural man is an enemy to God ... unless he yields to the enticings of the Holy Spirit"? (Mosiah 3:2, 19)