“And it came to pass that after the space of two years that Abinadi came among them in disguise, that they knew him not, and began to prophesy among them.”
"Therefore, in his mercy he doth visit us by his angels, that the plan of salvation might be made known unto us as well as unto future generations."
“Yea, a commandment I give unto you that ye search these things diligently; for great are the words of Isaiah”
3 Nephi 23:1
“And now it came to pass that there were a great multitude gathered together, of the people of Nephi, round about the temple which was in the land Bountiful”
3 Nephi 11:1
“What becometh of the souls of men is the thing which I have inquired diligently of the Lord to know; and this is the thing of which I do know.”
"And again I ask, were the bands of death broken, and the chains of hell which encircled them about, were they loosed? I say unto you, Yea, they were loosed, and their souls did expand, and they did sing redeeming love. And I say unto you that they are saved."
“And are not they the ones who have stolen the daughters of the Lamanites?”
“And it came to pass that they took him and bound him, and scourged his skin with faggots, yea, even unto death”
"And now if Christ had not come into the world, speaking of things to come as though they had already come, there could have been no redemption."
“And now, it came to pass that after Abinadi had spoken these words he stretched forth his hand.”