Ancient Warfare
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
"Defending the Flocks" by Brrian C. Hailes
KnoWhy #125
“[The servants] went in unto the king, bearing the arms which had been smitten off by the sword of Ammon, of those who sought to slay him; and they were carried in unto the king for a testimony of the things which they had done”
Alma 17:39
Assyrian relief of archers in battle
KnoWhy #18
“And I said unto them that . . . whoso would hearken unto the word of God, and would hold fast unto [the rod of iron], they would never perish; neither could the temptations and the fiery darts of the adversary overpower them unto blindness, to lead them away to destruction”
1 Nephi 15:24