“Satan Is The Author of Those Secret Oaths and Covenants”

D. Kelly Ogden, Andrew C. Skinner

The origins of secret combinations are described. Satan is the author of evil oaths. He has the power to inspire men and women to undertake abominable acts. He has done so since the beginning of time. However, every human being possesses “power to resist the devil.”13

Verse by Verse: The Book of Mormon: Vol. 2