You are here
Meaning of the Stone (Helaman 5:12)
|Title||Meaning of the Stone (Helaman 5:12)|
|Publication Type||Book Chapter|
|Year of Publication||2019|
|Authors||Anderson, Sharon Price|
|Book Title||The Glory of the Son|
|Publisher||Time Lines Etc.|
|Keywords||Foundation; Jesus Christ; Poetry|
Show Full Text
Meaning of the Stone
Life-giving waters issued freely
from rod-struck rock, rescuing Moses
and the congregation thirsting in Horeb.
When the people promised to obey,
Joshua set a stone beneath an oak,
by the sanctuary
as witness of their covenant.
In Mizpeh, the Lord
discomfited the Philistines,
so Samuel raised a stone called Ebenezer
saying, The Lord hath helped us.
We build on the Rock of our Salvation
Christ, the Stone of Israel,
is our sure foundation.
Items in the BMC Archive are made publicly available for non-commercial, private use. Inclusion within the BMC Archive does not imply endorsement. Items do not represent the official views of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints or of Book of Mormon Central.
Meaning of the Stone (Helaman 5:12)." In The Glory of the Son, 23. Orem, UT: Time Lines Etc., 2019. "
Get the latest updates on Book of Mormon topics and research for free