“And now, my son, I have somewhat to say concerning the thing which our fathers call a ball, or director—or our fathers called it Liahona, which is, being interpreted, a compass; and the Lord prepared it.”
“And it came to pass that the Lord commanded my father, even in a dream, that he should take his family and depart into the wilderness.”
1 Nephi 2:2
"In the mouth of three witnesses shall these things be established."
“I, Nephi, being exceedingly young … and also having great desires to know of the mysteries of God, wherefore, I did cry unto the Lord; and behold he did visit me.”
1 Nephi 2:16
“And thus the Lord caused stones to shine in darkness, to give light unto men, women, and children, that they might not cross the great waters in darkness.”