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Nauvoo Temple via lds.org
KnoWhy #342
"How beautiful upon the mountains are the feet of him that bringeth good tidings unto them, that publisheth peace; that bringeth good tidings unto them of good, that publisheth salvation; that saith unto Zion: Thy God reigneth!"
3 Nephi 20:40
Helping the Martin Handcart Company across the Sweetwater River, by Clark Kelley Price via lds.org
KnoWhy #339
“But behold, the righteous that hearken unto the words of the prophets, and destroy them not, but look forward unto Christ with steadfastness for the signs which are given, notwithstanding all persecution—behold, they are they which shall not perish.”
2 Nephi 26:8
Image of Naples-Russel Mound 8 via Wikipedia
KnoWhy #336
“And it came to pass that many of the Lamanites did go into the land northward”
Helaman 6:6
Brother Joseph by David Lindsley
KnoWhy #334
“And behold, it is wisdom in God that we should obtain these records, that we may preserve unto our children the language of our fathers.”
1 Nephi 3:19
The Four Sons of Mosiah Kneeling in Prayer by Harold T. Dale Kilbourn, Four Missionaries to the Lamanites by Robert T. Barrett, and Elder Missionaries in Africa vis LDS Media Library
KnoWhy #333
"Alma delivered up the judgment-seat to Nephihah, and confined himself wholly to the high priesthood of the holy order of God, to the testimony of the word, according to the spirit of revelation and prophecy."
Alma 4:20
Translating with Martin by Anthony Sweat
KnoWhy #331
"Wherefore, with the help of these, king Benjamin, by laboring with all the might of his body and the faculty of his whole soul, and also the prophets, did once more establish peace in the land. And now there was no more contention in all the land of Zarahemla, among all the people who belonged to king Benjamin, so that king Benjamin had continual peace all the remainder of his days."
Words of Mormon 1:18–Mosiah 1:1
Christ with Three Nephite Disciples by Gary L. Kapp
KnoWhy #330
“Now they were ordained after this manner—being called with a holy calling, and ordained with a holy ordinance, and taking upon them the high priesthood of the holy order, which calling, and ordinance, and high priesthood, is without beginning or end”
Alma 13:8
Samuel at the Wall 2 by Jorge Cocco
KnoWhy #327
Four hundred years pass not away save ... heavy destruction ... cometh unto this people, and nothing can save this people save it be repentance and faith on the Lord Jesus Christ”
Helaman 13:5–6
Prophecy of Christ via LDS Media Library
KnoWhy #324
"I, Nephi … was taught somewhat in all the learning of my father; … 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
Photograph of the room where Joseph held the School of the Prophets in Kirtland, Ohio. Image via scottwoodward.org
KnoWhy #321
"And Moroni ... went to the city Gid, while the Lamanites were in a deep sleep and drunken, and cast in weapons of war unto the prisoners, insomuch that they were all armed."
Alma 55:16

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