Etymology
Abinadi and King Noah by James Fullmer
KnoWhy #406
“Yea, and thus they were supported in their laziness, and in their idolatry, and in their whoredoms, by the taxes which king Noah had put upon his people; thus did the people labor exceedingly to support iniquity.”
Mosiah 11:6
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KnoWhy #320
“Behold, here are the waters of Mormon (for thus were they called) and now, as ye are desirous to come into the fold of God, and to be called his people, and are willing to bear one another’s burdens, that they may be light …. Now I say unto you, if this be the desire of your hearts, what have you against being baptized in the name of the Lord, as a witness before him that ye have entered into a covenant with him, that ye will serve him and keep his commandments, that he may pour out his Spirit more abundantly upon you?”
Mosiah 18:8-10
Jesus and the Little Children via lds.org
KnoWhy #307
"And now ... ye shall be called the children of Christ, his sons, and his daughters; for behold, this day he hath spiritually begotten you; for ye say that your hearts are changed through faith on his name.”
Mosiah 5:7
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KnoWhy #236
"And they did also carry with them deseret, which, by interpretation, is a honey bee"
Ether 2:3
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KnoWhy #134
“This land Jershon is the land which we will give unto our brethren for an inheritance.”
Alma 27:22
"The Anti-Nephi-Lehies Burying Their Swords." Image via lds.org
KnoWhy #131
“And it came to pass that they called their names Anti-Nephi-Lehies.”
Alma 23:17
"Maidservant Hero" by James Fullmer
KnoWhy #127
“And it came to pass that they did call on the name of the Lord . . . save it were one of the Lamanitish women, whose name was Abish.”
Alma 19:16
The ruins of an ancient synagogue in Capernaum from the 4th century A.D. Image via Wikimeida Commons.
KnoWhy #124
“And Alma and Amulek went forth preaching repentance to the people in their temples, and in their sanctuaries, and also in their synagogues, which were built after the manner of the Jews.”
Alma 16:13
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KnoWhy #104
“But king Mosiah said unto Alma: Behold, I judge them not; therefore I deliver them into thy hands to be judged.”
Mosiah 26:12
Image via Journal of Book of Mormon Studies.
KnoWhy #103
“Now there were not so many of the children of Nephi . . . as there were of the people of Zarahemla, who was a descendant of Mulek.”
Mosiah 25:2

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