3 Nephi 15:1 And now it came to pass that when Jesus had ended these sayings, he cast his eyes round about on the multitude and saith unto them: Behold, ye have heard the things which I have taught before I ascended to my Father. Therefore whoso remembereth these sayings of mine and doeth them, him will I raise up at the last day.
…old things are passed away; behold, all things are become new.
KJV Bible, 1769, II Corinthians 5:17
3 Nephi 15:2 And it came to pass that when Jesus had said these words, he perceived that there were some among them which marveled and wondered what he would concerning the law of Moses, for they understood not the saying that old things had passed away and that all things had become new.
3 Nephi 15:3 And he saith unto them: Marvel not that I said unto you that old things had passed away and that all things had become new.
3 Nephi 15:4 Behold, I say unto you that the law is fulfilled that was given unto Moses.
3 Nephi 15:5 Behold, I am he that gave the law, and I am he which covenanted with my people Israel. Therefore the law in me is fulfilled, for I have come to fulfill the law. Therefore it hath an end.
17 Think not that I am come to destroy the law, or the prophets: I am not come to destroy, but to fulfil.
18 …Till heaven and earth pass, one jot or one tittle shall in no wise pass from the law, till all be fulfilled.
KJV Bible, 1769, Matthew 5:17-18
3 Nephi 15:6 Behold, I do not destroy the prophets, for as many as have not been fulfilled in me—verily I say unto you—shall all be fulfilled.
3 Nephi 15:7 And because I said unto you that old things hath passed away, I do not destroy that which hath been spoken concerning things which is to come.
3 Nephi 15:8 For behold, the covenant which I have made with my people is not all fulfilled, but the law which was given unto Moses hath an end in me.
3 Nephi 15:9 Behold, I am the law and the light. Look unto me and endure to the end, and ye shall live; for unto him that endureth to the end will I give eternal life.
3 Nephi 15:10 Behold, I have given unto you the commandments. Therefore keep my commandments; and this is the law and the prophets, for they truly testified of me.
3 Nephi 15:11 And now it came to pass that when Jesus had spoken these words, he said unto those twelve whom he had chosen:
Ye are the light of the world. A city that is set on an hill cannot be hid.
KJV Bible, 1769, Matthew 5:14
3 Nephi 15:12 Ye are my disciples, and ye are a light unto this people, which are a remnant of the house of Joseph.
3 Nephi 15:13 And behold, this is the land of your inheritance, and the Father hath given it unto you.
3 Nephi 15:14 And not at any time hath the Father given me commandment that I should tell it unto your brethren at Jerusalem.
3 Nephi 15:15 Neither at any time hath the Father given me commandment that I should tell unto them concerning the other tribes of the house of Israel, which the Father hath led away out of the land.
3 Nephi 15:16 This much did the Father command me that I should tell unto them,
3 Nephi 15:17 that other sheep I have which are not of this fold; them also I must bring, and they shall hear my voice; and there shall be one fold and one shepherd.
…but they understood not what things they were which he spake unto them.
KJV Bible, 1769, John 10:6
3 Nephi 15:18 And now because of stiffneckedness and unbelief they understood not my word. Therefore I was commanded to say no more of the Father concerning this thing unto them.
3 Nephi 15:19 But verily I say unto you that the Father hath commanded me—and I tell it unto you—that ye were separated from among them because of their iniquity. Therefore it is because of their iniquity that they know not of you.
3 Nephi 15:20 And verily I say unto you again that the other tribes hath the Father separated from them. And it is because of their iniquity that they know not of them.
3 Nephi 15:21 And verily I say unto you that ye are they of which I said: Other sheep I have which are not of this fold; them also I must bring, and they shall hear my voice; and there shall be one fold and one shepherd.
3 Nephi 15:22 And they understood me not, for they supposed it had been the Gentiles. For they understood not that the Gentiles should be converted through their preaching.
3 Nephi 15:23 And they understood me not that I said they shall hear my voice. And they understood me not that the Gentiles should not at any time hear my voice, that I should not manifest myself unto them save it were by the Holy Ghost.
3 Nephi 15:24 But behold, ye have both heard my voice and seen me, and ye are my sheep, and ye are numbered among them which the Father hath given me.