144. Signs of the Crucifixion


Scriptures: 3 Nephi 8

Book of Mormon Student Manual

The Book of Mormon Student Manual: Chapter 40: 3 Nephi 8–11


Performing Miracles in the Name of Jesus

Physical Upheavals Testify of Christ

Three Days of Darkness

Rejecting the Prophets Brings Suffering


Journal Prompt: 

Why is complete darkness an appropriate sign and symbol of the death of the Savior?

Only those who had received the prophets were spared the destructions of the Lord’s coming. Make a list of instructions spoken in recent general conference sessions by the prophet and members of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles. Plan how you will implement them in your life.

Both Nephi and Samuel the Lamanite prophesied specifically about the devastation that would take place in America shortly after Jesus Christ died in Jerusalem. Compare the prophecies in 2 Nephi 26:3–9 and Helaman 14:20–27 with their fulfillment in 3 Nephi 8:5–23.

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