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The Book of Mormon: Helaman Through 3 Nephi 8, According to Thy Word
TitleThe Book of Mormon: Helaman Through 3 Nephi 8, According to Thy Word
Publication TypeBook
Year of Publication1992
Series EditorNyman, Monte S., and Charles D. Tate, Jr.
Series TitleThe Book of Mormon Symposium Series
Series Volume7
Number of Pages300
PublisherReligious Studies Center, Brigham Young University
CityProvo, UT
Keywords3 Nephi; Helaman
Abstract

“All things shall be done unto thee according to thy word, for thou shalt not ask that which is contrary to my will.” This was the Lord’s glorious promise to Nephi, son of Helaman. The general wickedness that prevailed in much of Nephite society during Nephi’s day was in stark contrast to his exemplary faithfulness. Why was this so? How did the people’s decline come about so rapidly? What specific messages do the book of Helaman and the early chapters of 3 Nephi contain for our day? Seventeen symposium papers collected in this volume address these and other issues related to events and conditions among the Nephites and the Lamanites during the eighty or so years prior to the Savior’s appearance on the American continent.  Contributors not only discuss great doctrinal teachings of stalwarts like Nephi, Samuel the Lamanite, and Mormon but also provide detailed analyses of how and why the Nephites moved from a condition of righteousness to one of wickedness during this critical period in their history.

URLhttps://rsc.byu.edu/out-print/book-mormon-helaman-through-3-nephi-8-according-thy-word

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