“The Olive Grove” by Nancy Andruk Olson
KnoWhy #466
“Yea, even my father spake much concerning the Gentiles, and also concerning the house of Israel, that they should be compared like unto an olive tree, whose branches should be broken off and should be scattered upon all the face of the earth.”
1 Nephi 10:12
Eruption of the Cordón Caulle Volcano in central Chile in 2011, via Reuters
KnoWhy #197
“And it came to pass that there was thick darkness upon all the face of the land, insomuch that the inhabitants thereof who had not fallen could feel the vapor of darkness”
3 Nephi 8:20
Composite He aqui soy Jesucristo and Samuel en la muralla by Jorge Cocco
KnoWhy #185
"And also that ye might know of the coming of Jesus Christ, the Son of God, the Father of heaven and of earth, the Creator of all things from the beginning."
Helaman 14:1
2 Nephi 31 by Jorge Cocco
KnoWhy #179
“All of our fathers, even down to this time … have testified of the coming of Christ, and have looked forward, and have rejoiced in his day which is to come.”
Helaman 8:22
Image via stpeterslist.com
KnoWhy #140
“And thus, if ye will not nourish the word, looking forward with an eye of faith to the fruit thereof, ye can never pluck of the fruit of the tree of life.”
Alma 32:40
"Molitmoz" by Gonzalo Kenny
KnoWhy #133
“Blessed be the name of our God; let us sing to his praise, yea, let us give thanks to his holy name, for he doth work righteousness forever”
Alma 26:8; cf. Psalm 106:47; Nehemiah 9:5; Daniel 2:20
Olive Grove via surfingbird.ru
KnoWhy #71
“Take thou the branches of the wild olive tree, and graft them in, in the stead thereof … And it came to pass that the servant of the Lord of the vineyard did according to the word of the Lord of the vineyard, and grafted in the branches of the wild olive tree.”
Jacob 5:9–10
Roots of Olive Trees by Jody Livingston.
KnoWhy #70
“For behold, thus saith the Lord, I will liken thee, O house of Israel, like unto a tame olive tree”
Jacob 5:3
Olive Orchard by Vincent van Gogh.
KnoWhy #67
“Behold, my brethren, do ye not remember to have read the words of the prophet Zenos …”
Jacob 5:1
KnoWhy #25
“And now it came to pass that . . . I, Nephi, had read these things which were engraven upon the plates of brass”
1 Nephi 22:1