North America

Jesus Christ, Christus Statue via Flickr
KnoWhy #295
“I say unto you, can you look up, having the image of God engraven upon your countenances?”
Alma 5:19
The Gadianton robbers and their lamb-skin. Image by Book of Mormon Central.
KnoWhy #191
"Behold, great and terrible was the day that they did come up to battle; and they were girded about after the manner of robbers; and they had a lamb-skin about their loins, and they were dyed in blood"
3 Nephi 4:7
Imagined map of the Book of Mormon Lands by Tyler Griffin, Taylor Halverson, and Seth Holladay, BYU.
KnoWhy #130
“And now, it was only the distance of a day and a half’s journey for a Nephite, on the line between the land Bountiful and the land Desolation, from the east to the west sea; and thus the land of Nephi and the land of Zarahemla were nearly surrounded by water, there being a small neck of land between the land northward and the land southward”
Alma 22:32
Representation of a new fire ceremony. Image from Codex Borbonicus via Wikimedia Commons.
KnoWhy #96
“And it came to pass that they took him and bound him, and scourged his skin with faggots, yea, even unto death”
Mosiah 17:13
Stalk of Barley via Wikimedia commons.
KnoWhy #87
“And we began to till the ground, yea, even with all manner of seeds, with seeds of corn, and of wheat, and of barley, and with neas, and with sheum, and with seeds of all manner of fruits”
Mosiah 9:9