2 Nephi: Selected Verses

  1. A choice seer will I raise up out of the fruit of thy loins; and he shall be esteemed highly among the fruit of thy loins. And unto him will I give commandment that he shall do a work for the fruit of thy loins - 2 Nephi 3:7
  2. Wherefore, the fruit of thy loins shall write; and the fruit of the loins of Judah shall write; and that which shall be written by the fruit of thy loins, and also that which shall be written by the fruit of the loins of Judah, shall grow together, ... establishing peace among the fruit of thy loins. - 2 Nephi 3:12
  3. And the Lord said unto me also: I will raise up unto the fruit of thy loins; and I will make for him a spokesman. And I, behold, I will give unto him that he shall write the writing of the fruit of thy loins, unto the fruit of thy loins; and the spokesman of thy loins shall declare it. - 2 Nephi 3:18
  4. I, Nephi, did take my family, and also Zoram and his family, and Sam, mine elder brother and his family, and Jacob and Joseph, my younger brethren, and also my sisters. - 2 Nephi 5:6
  5. He had caused the cursing to come upon them ... wherefore, as they were white, and exceedingly fair and delightsome, that they might not be enticing unto my people the Lord God did cause a skin of blackness to come upon them. - 2 Nephi 5:21
  6. And cursed shall be the seed of him that mixeth with their seed; for they shall be cursed even with the same cursing. - 2 Nephi 5:23
  7. And because of their cursing which was upon them they did become an idle people, full of mischief and subtlety, and did seek in the wilderness for beasts of prey. - 2 Nephi 5:24
  8. And kings shall be thy nursing fathers. - 2 Nephi 6:7
  9. If ... they shall repent and fight not against Zion, and do not unite themselves to that great and abominable church, they shall be saved. - 2 Nephi 6:12
  10. They that believe not in him shall be destroyed, both by fire, and by tempest, and by earthquakes, and by bloodsheds, and by pestilence, and by famine. - 2 Nephi 6:15
  11. And I will feed them that oppress thee, with their own flesh; and they shall be drunken with their own blood as with sweet wine. - 2 Nephi 6:18
  12. We become devils ... and to remain with the father of lies ... who ... stirreth up the children of men unto secret combinations. - 2 Nephi 9:9
  13. Their torment is as a lake of fire and brimstone, whose flame ascendeth up forever and ever and has no end. - 2 Nephi 9:16
  14. Hell ... is endless torment. - 2 Nephi 9:16, 26
  15. They who are filthy shall be filthy still. - 2 Nephi 9:16
  16. If they will not repent and believe ... they must be damned. - 2 Nephi 9:24
  17. Behold, I take off my garments, and I shake them before you. - 2 Nephi 9:44
  18. Many of our children shall perish in the flesh because of unbelief - 2 Nephi 10:2
  19. The Jews ... are the more wicked part of the world; and they shall crucify him ... there is none other nation on earth that would crucify their God. - 2 Nephi 10:3
  20. The kings of the Gentiles shall be nursing fathers. - 2 Nephi 10:9
  21. He that fighteth against Zion ... shall perish; for they are they who are the whore of all the earth. - 2 Nephi 10:16
  22. I will consecrate this land unto thy seed ... forever, for the land of their inheritance; for it is a choice land, saith God unto me, above all other lands. - 2 Nephi 10:19
  23. Great are the promises of the Lord unto them who are upon the isles of the sea; wherefore as it says isles, there must needs be more than this, and they are inhabited also by our brethren. - 2 Nephi 10:21
  24. And now I, Nephi, write more of the words of Isaiah, for my soul delighteth in his words. - 2 Nephi 11:2
  25. Their sin to be even as Sodom, and they cannot hide it. Wo unto their souls. - 2 Nephi 13:9
  26. The Lord will smite with a scab the crown of the head of the daughters of Zion, and the Lord will discover their secret parts. - 2 Nephi 13:17
  27. And it shall come to pass, instead of sweet smell there shall be stink. - 2 Nephi 13:24
  28. And in that day, seven women shall take hold of one man, saying ... let us be called by thy name to take away our reproach. - 2 Nephi 14:1
  29. And it shall come to pass ... that the Lord shall hiss for the fly ... and for the bee. - 2 Nephi 17:18
  30. The Lord shave with a razor ... the head, and the hair of the feet. - 2 Nephi 17:20
  31. I went unto the prophetess; and she conceived and bare a son. Then said the Lord to me: Call his name, Maher-shalal-hash-baz. - 2 Nephi 18:3
  32. Gird yourselves,and ye shall be broken in pieces. - 2 Nephi 18:9
  33. They shall eat every man the flesh of his own arm. - 2 Nephi 19:20
  34. The Lord shall have no joy in their young men, neither shall have mercy on their fatherless and widows. - 2 Nephi 19:17
  35. With the breath of his lips shall he slay the wicked. - 2 Nephi 21:4
  36. The weaned child shall put his hand on the cockatrice's den. - 2 Nephi 21:8
  37. Howl ye, for the day of the Lord is at hand. - 2 Nephi 23:6
  38. Every man's heart shall melt ... their faces shall be as flames. - 2 Nephi 23:7-8
  39. Their children, also shall be dashed to pieces before their eyes ... and their wives ravished. - 2 Nephi 23:16
  40. Satyrs shall dance there ... and dragons in their pleasant palaces. - 2 Nephi 23:21-22
  41. Prepare slaughter for his children for the iniquities of their fathers - 2 Nephi 24:21
  42. Out of the serpent's root shall come forth a cockatrice, and his fruit shall be a fiery flying serpent. - 2 Nephi 24:29
  43. The Jews; for their works were works of darkness, and their doings were doings of abominations. - 2 Nephi 25:2
  44. My soul delighteth in the words of Isaiah. - 2 Nephi 25:5
  45. Wo unto them that fight against God and the people of his church. - 2 Nephi 25:14
  46. The Lord ... will proceed to do a marvelous work and a wonder. - 2 Nephi 25:17
  47. All those who have dwindled in unbelief shall not be forgotten. - 2 Nephi 26:15
  48. There are also secret combinations, even as in times of old, according to the combinations of the devil. - 2 Nephi 26:22
  49. In the last days ... the Gentiles and also the Jews ... will be drunken with iniquity and all manner of abominations. - 2 Nephi 27:1
  50. God shall bring forth unto you the words of a book .... and behold the book shall be sealed. - 2 Nephi 27:6-7
  51. The book shall be hid from the eyes of the world, that the eyes of none shall behold it save it be that three witnesses shall behold it. - 2 Nephi 27:12
  52. Wo be unto him that rejecteth the word of God! - 2 Nephi 27:14
  53. I will proceed to do a marvelous work among this people, yea, a marvelous work and a wonder. - 2 Nephi 27:26
  54. Yea, they are grasped with death, and hell; and death, and hell, and the devil. - 2 Nephi 28:23
  55. Wo be unto him that shall say: We have received the word of God, and we need no more of the word of God, for we have enough! - 2 Nephi 28:29
  56. I shall proceed to do a marvelous work. - 2 Nephi 29:1
  57. The Gentiles shall say: A Bible! A Bible! We have got a Bible, and there cannot be any more Bible. - 2 Nephi 29:3
  58. Thou fool, that shall say: A Bible, we have got a Bible, and we need no more Bible. - 2 Nephi 29:6
  59. Many generations shall not pass away among them, save they shall be a pure and delightsome people. - 2 Nephi 30:6
  60. And it shall come to pass that the Jews ... shall begin to believe in Christ and ... shall also become a delightsome people. - 2 Nephi 30:7
  61. With the breath of his lips shall he slay the wicked. - 2 Nephi 30:9
  62. I, Nephi, cannot say more; the Spirit stoppeth mine utterance. - 2 Nephi 32:7
  63. I, Nephi, have written what I have written, and I esteem it as of great worth. - 2 Nephi 33:3
  64. No man will be angry at the words which I have written save he shall be of the spirit of the devil. - 2 Nephi 33:5
  65. If ye shall believe in Christ ye will believe in these words, for they are the words of Christ, and he hath given them unto me. - 2 Nephi 33:10