On being learned

One of the most striking messages for me when I first read the Book of Mormon is the constant condemnation of people who are “learned.”

I am thinking of 2 Nephi 9:28, which famously says: “When they are learned they think they are wise, and they hearken not unto the counsel of God, for they set it aside, supposing they know of themselves, wherefore, their wisdom is foolishness and it profiteth them not. And they shall perish.”

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