Ancient Near East
Stone Panel from the Central Palace of Tiglath-Pilesar III via the British Museum
KnoWhy #476
“I, Nephi, having been born of goodly parents, . . . therefore I make a record of my proceedings in my days.”
1 Nephi 1:1
Egyptian Sword. Image via Wikimedia Commons
KnoWhy #472
“I did arm them with bows, and with arrows, with swords, and with cimeters, and with clubs, and with slings.”
Mosiah 9:16
“The Resurrected Christ” by Wilson J. Omg
KnoWhy #449
“And it came to pass that she went and took the queen by the hand, that perhaps she might raise her from the ground; and as soon as she touched her hand she arose and stood upon her feet.”
Alma 19:29
Lehi en el desierto by Jorge Cocco
KnoWhy #445
“I, Nephi, having been born of goodly parents, therefore I was taught somewhat in all the learning of my father; and having seen many afflictions in the course of my days, nevertheless, having been highly favored of the Lord in all my days; yea, having had a great knowledge of the goodness and the mysteries of God, therefore I make a record of my proceedings in my days.”
1 Nephi 1:1
Lehi, Nephi, and Jacob Utilizing the Plates. Images via lds.org
KnoWhy #444
“Wherefore, I Nephi, did make a record upon the other plates...”
1 Nephi 19:4
The Bremner-Rhind Papyrus (305 BC) via The British Museum
KnoWhy #443
“And I know that the record which I make is true; and I make it with mine own hand; and I make it according to my knowledge.”
1 Nephi 1:3
Morphart via Adobe Stock
KnoWhy #430
“And it came to pass that Moroni commanded that his army should go against those king-men, to pull down their pride and their nobility and level them with the earth.”
Alma 51:17
Arco roto by Jorge Cocco
KnoWhy #421
“And it came to pass that I, Nephi, did make out of wood a bow, and out of a straight stick, an arrow; wherefore, I did arm myself with a bow and an arrow.”
1 Nephi 16:23
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 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

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