"for behold the Lord receiveth them up unto himself, in glory; and he doth suffer that they may do this thing … that the judgments which he shall exercise upon them in his wrath may be just."
"And we will guard them from their enemies with our armies, on condition that they will give us a portion of their substance to assist us that we may maintain our armies."
“And they were all young men, and they were exceedingly valiant for courage, and also for strength and activity”
“And now surely this was a sorrowful day; yea, a time of solemnity, and a time of much fasting and prayer.”
“This land Jershon is the land which we will give unto our brethren for an inheritance.”
“Now, my best beloved brethren, since God hath taken away our stains, and our swords have become bright, then let us stain our swords no more with the blood of our brethren”
“And it came to pass that they called their names Anti-Nephi-Lehies.”
“Aaron and a certain number of his brethren were taken and cast into prison.”