Exodus
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KnoWhy #382
"And they would no longer be called by the names of their fathers, therefore they took upon themselves the name of Nephi, that they might be called the children of Nephi and be numbered among those who were called Nephites.”
Mosiah 25:12
Mount Sinai, Egypt via lds.org
KnoWhy #363
"And thus Laman and Lemuel, being the eldest, did murmur against their father. And they did murmur because they knew not the dealings of that God who had created them. Neither did they believe that Jerusalem, that great city, could be destroyed according to the words of the prophets. And they were like unto the Jews who were at Jerusalem, who sought to take away the life of my father."
1 Nephi 2:12–13
The Destruction of the Leviathan by Gustave Dore
KnoWhy #277
“For the Mighty God shall deliver his covenant people. For thus saith the Lord: I will contend with them that contendeth with thee.”
2 Nephi 6:17
Moses and the Tablets by Jerry Harston via lds.org
KnoWhy #268
"And he shall be great like unto Moses, whom I have said I would raise up unto you, to deliver my people, O house of Israel. And Moses will I raise up, to deliver thy people out of the land of Egypt."
2 Nephi 3:9-10
Brother of Jared Sees the Finger of the Lord by Robert T. Barrett
KnoWhy #237
“Wherefore, having this perfect knowledge of God, he could not be kept from within the veil; therefore he saw Jesus; and he did minister unto him.”
Ether 3:20
Siege of the Stripling Sons by Brian Hailes
KnoWhy #231
"And Lamah ... and Gilgal ... and Limhah ... and Jeneum ... and Cumenihah, and Moronihah, and Antionum, and Shiblom, and Shem, and Josh, had fallen with their ten thousand each."
Mormon 6:14
One of the Ketef Hinnom scrolls.
KnoWhy #212
"And it came to pass that Jesus blessed them as they did pray unto him; and his countenance did smile upon them, and the light of his countenance did shine upon them."
3 Nephi 19:25
Soon after Pahoran had been appointed as the chief judge.
KnoWhy #159
"But behold, Pahoran would not alter nor suffer the law to be altered; therefore, he did not hearken to those who had sent in their voices with their petitions concerning the altering of the law."
Alma 51:3
Last Judgment, Washington DC Temple Mural, Harry Anderson
KnoWhy #149
"And now, my son, I have somewhat to say concerning the restoration of which has been spoken; for behold, some have wrested the scriptures, and have gone far astray because of this thing."
Alma 41:1
Just like the Nephites of old, warfare today is always  accompanied by death and mourning. The funeral procession of Sgt. 1st Class Nathan R. Chapman, the first U.S. soldier killed by hostile fire in Afghanistan. Image via Wikimedia Commons.
KnoWhy #135
“And now surely this was a sorrowful day; yea, a time of solemnity, and a time of much fasting and prayer.”
Alma 28:6

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