Oliver Cowdery
Image by Book of Mormon Central
KnoWhy #389
“For, for this intent have we written these things, that they may know that we knew of Christ, and we had a hope of his glory many hundred years before his coming.”
Jacob 4:4
Facsimile of the Printer's Manuscript. Photograph by Book of Mormon Central
KnoWhy #388
“And I, Mormon, pray to God that they may be preserved from this time henceforth. And I know that they will be preserved; for there are great things written upon them, out of which my people and their brethren shall be judged at the great and last day.”
Words of Mormon 1:11
Martin Harris pageant via lds.org
KnoWhy #291
“But behold, it shall come to pass that the Lord God shall say unto him to whom he shall deliver the book: Take these words which are not sealed and deliver them to another, that he may show them unto the learned, saying: Read this, I pray thee. And the learned shall say: Bring hither the book, and I will read them.”
2 Nephi 27:15
Christ and the Nephites by John Zamudio
KnoWhy #282
“And now behold, these are the words which ye shall say.”
3 Nephi 11:24
John the Baptist Baptizing Jesus by Harry Anderson
KnoWhy #279
“And now behold, these are the words which ye shall say, calling them by name, saying: Having authority given me of Jesus Christ, I baptize you in the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Ghost. Amen.”
3 Nephi 11:24–25
Translation setting in the restored home of Joseph and Emma Smith via Church History Website
KnoWhy #273
"For behold, I am God; and I am a God of miracles; and I will show unto the world that I am the same yesterday, today, and forever."
2 Nephi 27:23
Worth More Than Its Weight in Gold via lds.org
KnoWhy #270
“But the book shall be delivered unto a man, and he shall deliver the words of the book, which are the words of those who have slumbered in the dust, and he shall deliver these words unto another”
2 Nephi 27:9
The Three Witnesses of the Book of Mormon Compilation retouching and colorization by Bryce M Haymond
KnoWhy #267
"In the mouth of three witnesses shall these things be established."
Ether 5:4
Eight Witnesses View the Book of Mormon Plates by Dale Kilbourn
KnoWhy #54
“The book shall be hid from the eyes of the world, that the eyes of none shall behold it save it be that three witnesses shall behold it, by the power of God … And there is none other which shall view it, save it be a few according to the will of God”
2 Nephi 27:12–13