Reign of the Judges
Democracy by Nick Youngson
KnoWhy #380
"And if the time comes that the voice of the people doth choose iniquity, then is the time that the judgments of God will come upon you; yea, then is the time he will visit you with great destruction even as he has hitherto visited this land."
Mosiah 29:27
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KnoWhy #322
“A senum of silver was equal to a senine of gold, and either for a measure of barley, and also for a measure of every kind of grain.”
Alma 11:7
Democracy via the Blue Diamond Gallery
KnoWhy #301
“And now I desire that this inequality should be no more in this land, especially among this my people; but I desire that this land be a land of liberty, and every man may enjoy his rights and privileges alike”
Mosiah 29:32
Seantum by Briana Shawcroft
KnoWhy #180
"Then shall he confess unto you, and deny no more that he has done this murder. And then shall he say unto you, that I, Nephi, know nothing concerning the matter save it were given unto me by the power of God."
Helaman 9:35–36
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KnoWhy #177
"Now the land south was called Lehi, and the land north was called Mulek, which was after the son of Zedekiah; for the Lord did bring Mulek into the land north, and Lehi into the land south."
Helaman 6:10
Kishkumen by James Fullmer
KnoWhy #173
“But behold, the servant of Helaman, as they were going forth unto the judgment-seat, did stab Kishkumen even to the heart, that he fell dead without a groan.”
Helaman 2:9
After the successive deaths of the Nephites’ most prominent leaders, their government fell and war broke out again. Image by Joge Cocco
KnoWhy #172
"Therefore there began to be a serious contention concerning who should have the judgment-seat among the brethren, who were the sons of Pahoran."
Helaman 1:2
The Battle with Zeniff by James Fullmer.
KnoWhy #109
“Now the people of Amlici were distinguished by the name of Amlici, being called Amlicites”
Alma 2:11
The execution of Nehor. Image via lds.org.
KnoWhy #108
“And it came to pass that they took him; and his name was Nehor; and they carried him upon the top of the hill Manti . . . and there he suffered an ignominious death.”
Alma 1:15
Nephite Judges by Jody Livingston
KnoWhy #107
“Therefore, it came to pass that they assembled themselves together in bodies throughout the land, to cast in their voices concerning who should be their judges”
Mosiah 29:39