Promised Land
Aerial image of Kharfot, a likely location of Bountiful. Image from Lehi and Sariah in Arabia by Warren Aston
KnoWhy #259
"And we did come to the land which we called Bountiful, because of its much fruit and also wild honey; and all these things were prepared of the Lord that we might not perish."
1 Nephi 17:5
My Fathers House by Al Rounds
KnoWhy #247
"And that [this land] was the place of the New Jerusalem, which should come down out of heaven, and the holy sanctuary of the Lord. … And he spake also concerning the house of Israel, and the Jerusalem from whence Lehi should come … And that a New Jerusalem should be built up upon this land, unto the remnant of the seed of Joseph."
Ether 13:3–6
Gold Plates by Jerry Thompson
KnoWhy #230
"And for this intent shall they go—that they may be persuaded that Jesus is the Christ, the Son of the living God.”
Mormon 5:14
Hill North of Shilom by James Fullmer
KnoWhy #45
"For the Lord will have mercy on Jacob, and will yet choose Israel, and set them in their own land; and the strangers shall be joined with them, and they shall cleave to the house of Jacob"
2 Nephi 24:1; Isaiah 14:1
The Council of Nicea, fresco in the Sistine Chapel of the Vatican.
KnoWhy #44
“Thus saith the Lord God, Behold, I will lift up mine hand to the Gentiles, and set up my standard to the people: and they shall bring thy sons in their arms, and thy daughters shall be carried upon their shoulders”
1 Nephi 21:22
The Four Species used in the festivities of Sukkot
KnoWhy #32
“And now, behold, I would speak unto you concerning things which are, and which are to come; wherefore, I will read you the words of Isaiah”
2 Nephi 6:4
The ruins of the island of Elephantine
KnoWhy #31
“And I, Nephi, did build a temple”
2 Nephi 5:16
Leaves of the Gold Plates
KnoWhy #22
“I did make plates of ore that I might engraven upon them the record of my people.”
1 Nephi 19:1
Various Sailing Vessels in Antiquity
KnoWhy #21
“And it came to pass after we had all gone down into the ship, and had taken with us our provisions and things which had been commanded us, we did put forth into the sea and were driven forth before the wind towards the promised land.”
1 Nephi 18:8
KnoWhy #20
“And we beheld the sea, which we called Irreantum, which, being interpreted, is many waters.”
1 Nephi 17:5