Limhi
The Gold Plates via lds.org
KnoWhy #369
“For if this people had not fallen into transgression the Lord would not have suffered that this great evil should come upon them. But behold, they would not hearken unto his words.”
Mosiah 7:25
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
Image by Book of Mormon Central
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
Baby Girl is Blessed via lds.org
KnoWhy #289
“And it came to pass that none received authority to preach or to teach except it were by him from God. Therefore he consecrated all their priests and all their teachers; and none were consecrated except they were just men.”
Mosiah 23:17
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KnoWhy #199
“And now it came to pass that there were a great multitude gathered together, of the people of Nephi, round about the temple which was in the land Bountiful”
3 Nephi 11:1
Painting of Jaredite barges by Robert T. Barrett. Image via lds.org.
KnoWhy #106
“Now after Mosiah had finished translating these records, behold, it gave an account of the people who were destroyed”
Mosiah 28:17
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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
Sleeping guards (detail of the Resurrection of Christ) by Meister Francke
KnoWhy #100
“The Lamanites, or the guards of the Lamanites, by night are drunken”
Mosiah 22:6
A 21st century artistic representation of the Golden Plates, Urim and Thummim, Sword of Laban, and Liahona. Image via Wikipedia.
KnoWhy #99
“And now Limhi was again filled with joy on learning from the mouth of Ammon that king Benjamin had a gift from God whereby he could interpret such engravings”
Mosiah 21:28, 1830 edition of the Book of Mormon
King Limhi Sitting on his Throne. Image via lds.org
KnoWhy #85
“Behold, I am Limhi, the son of Noah, who was the son of Zeniff, who came up out of the land of Zarahemla to inherit this land.”
Mosiah 7:9