Ancient Near East
Mormon termina compendio by Jorge Cocco
KnoWhy #415
“And thus the work of the Lord did commence among the Lamanites; thus the Lord did begin to pour out his Spirit upon them; and we see that his arm is extended to all people who will repent and believe on his name.”
Alma 19:36
Etruscan Gold Book, dating to 600 BC via
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
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KnoWhy #400
“And now, behold, if Adam had not transgressed he would not have fallen, but he would have remained in the garden of Eden. And all things which were created must have remained in the same state in which they were after they were created.”
2 Nephi 2:22
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KnoWhy #391
“He inviteth them all to come unto him and partake of his goodness; and he denieth none that come unto him, black and white, bond and free, male and female.”
2 Nephi 26:33
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KnoWhy #340
“ For it is expedient that an atonement should be made; for according to the great plan of the Eternal God there must be an atonement made, or else all mankind must unavoidably perish; yea, all are hardened; yea, all are fallen and are lost, and must perish except it be through the atonement which it is expedient should be made.”
Alma 34:9
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KnoWhy #337
“For the things which some men esteem to be of great worth ... others set at naught.”
1 Nephi 19:7
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KnoWhy #322
“A senum of silver was equal to a senine of gold, and either for a measure of barley, and also for a measure of every kind of grain.”
Alma 11:7
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KnoWhy #286
“And it came to pass that when he had traveled three days in the wilderness, he pitched his tent in a valley by the side of a river of water.”
1 Nephi 2:6
Four Prophets by Robert T. Barrett via
KnoWhy #284
“He ... cried with a loud voice, and prophesied unto the people whatsoever things the Lord put into his heart.”
Helaman 13:4
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KnoWhy #280
“After thousands of years, all were destroyed except the Lamanites, and they are among the ancestors of the American Indians.”
Introduction, 2013 edition of the Book of Mormon