What’s happening? Rebellion is happening internally.
Why does it matter? We see many of the same things happening in countries today, just with different names and circumstances.
Between the lines: It’s a downward slide when
Quote of the day: “Mormon showed, but his account, that wickedness brought dissent, and dissent brought the threat of destruction from outside forces. The only way that the Nephites could stay free was to stay righteous.” ~ Garrett, Inspired by a Better Cause
51:5 Who were the “king-men”?
51:6 Who were the “freemen”?
51:7-9 In what ways does religious freedom impact communities as a whole?
“As we walk the path of spiritual liberty in these last days, we must understand that the faithful use of our agency depends upon our having religious freedom. We already know that Satan does not want this freedom to be ours. He attempted to destroy moral agency in heaven, and now on earth he is fiercely undermining, opposing, and spreading confusion about religious freedom—what it is and why it is essential to our spiritual life and our very salvation.” ~ RD Hales, 2015, Preserving Agency, Protecting Religious Freedom