BYU professor Brad Wilcox discusses the gathering of Israel in a BYU Education Week session on Thursday. (Addie Blacker)
BYU religion professor Brad Wilcox spoke in an Education Week session on Thursday, August 22, about the role members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints play in the gathering of Israel.
Wilcox likened the gathering of Israel to a game of hide-and-seek, but rather than knowing that they need to be found, members of the tribes of Israel are more like children who do not know they are lost and do not know they are in danger.
“There are many people who are lost out there,” Wilcox said. “Some of them may not want to be found, some of them want to