War
Alma's Captains by James Fullmer
KnoWhy #328
“Wherefore, we withstood the Lamanites and swept them away out of our lands, and began to fortify our cities, or whatsoever place of our inheritance. And we [made] … weapons of war—yea, the sharp pointed arrow, and the quiver, and the dart, and the javelin, and all preparations for war.”
Jarom 1:7–8
Christ Ordains the Apostles via LDS Media Library
KnoWhy #249
“Now Christ spake these words unto them at the time of his first appearing; and the multitude heard it not, but the disciples heard it; and on as many as they laid their hands, fell the Holy Ghost.”
Moroni 2:3
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
“Death by Hunger” by Vasyl Krychevsky
KnoWhy #182
"Let there be a famine in the land, to stir them up in remembrance of the Lord their God, and perhaps they will repent and turn unto thee."
Helaman 11:4
"Christian Converts" by Minerva Teichert
KnoWhy #132
“Now, my best beloved brethren, since God hath taken away our stains, and our swords have become bright, then let us stain our swords no more with the blood of our brethren”
Alma 24:12
Courageous Nephite Daughters. Painting by James Fullmer.
KnoWhy #110
“And this was done that their seed might be distinguished from the seed of their brethren, that thereby the Lord God might preserve his people, that they might not mix and believe in incorrect traditions which would prove their destruction.”.
Alma 3:8