Ancient Israel
Image of Christ via LDS Media Library
KnoWhy #448
“Yea, even six hundred years from the time that my father left Jerusalem, a prophet would the Lord God raise up among the Jews—even a Messiah, or, in other words, a Savior of the world.”
1 Nephi 10:4
Lehi Prophesying in Jerusalem via LDS Media Library
KnoWhy #441
“In that same year there came many prophets, prophesying unto the people that they must repent, or the great city Jerusalem must be destroyed.”
1 Nephi 1:4
Image featuring The Crucifixion by Harry Anderson and illustration by 2dmolier via Adobe Stock
KnoWhy #424
“This is the whole meaning of the law, every whit pointing to that great and last sacrifice; and that great and last sacrifice will be the Son of God.”
Alma 34:14
Replica made by Brian Westover, photo by Daniel Smith
KnoWhy #417
“And now, my son, these interpreters were prepared that the word of God might be fulfilled.”
Alma 37:24
Etruscan Gold Book, dating to 600 BC via templestudy.com
KnoWhy #407
“It shall be brought out of the earth, and it shall shine forth out of darkness, and come unto the knowledge of the people; and it shall be done by the power of God.”
Mormon 8:16
Liahona by Mike Wallace
KnoWhy #405
“And now, my son, I have somewhat to say concerning the thing which our fathers call a ball, or director—or our fathers called it Liahona, which is, being interpreted, a compass; and the Lord prepared it.”
Alma 37:38
Vered Jericho Sword of Ancient Israel 600bc Steel by Shad Brooks
KnoWhy #401
“The hilt thereof was of pure gold, and the workmanship thereof was exceedingly fine, and ... the blade thereof was of the most precious steel”
1 Nephi 4:9
Image by Brandi Redd
KnoWhy #373
"And now, because of the steadiness of the church they began to be exceedingly rich, having abundance of all things whatsoever they stood in need—an abundance of flocks and herds, and fatlings of every kind, and also abundance of grain, and of gold, and of silver, and of precious things, and abundance of silk and fine-twined linen, and all manner of good homely cloth."
Alma 1:29
Baton Rouge Louisiana Temple via lds.org
KnoWhy #372
“… And no one can conceive of the joy which filled our souls at the time we heard [Jesus] pray for us unto the Father. And it came to pass that when Jesus had made an end of praying unto the Father, he arose; but so great was the joy of the multitude that they were overcome.”
3 Nephi 17:17–18
Book of Mormon Central composition of The Tree of Life by Krista Maureen Jones and El sueño by Jorge Cocco
KnoWhy #325
"And after I had traveled for the space of many hours in darkness, I began to pray unto the Lord that he would have mercy on me, according to the multitude of his tender mercies."
1 Nephi 8:8

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