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|Title||The Book of Mormon: Jacob through Words of Mormon, To Learn with Joy|
|Year of Publication||1990|
|Series Editor||Nyman, Monte S., and Charles D. Tate, Jr.|
|Series Title||The Book of Mormon Symposium Series|
|Number of Pages||333|
|Publisher||Religious Studies Center, Brigham Young University|
|Keywords||Jacob; Jarom; Joy; Learning; Omni; Words of Mormon|
The remarks of this volume are centered on the small plates of Nephi—Jacob through the Words of Mormon. The greatness of Lehi’s son Jacob is brought out, with special reference to his remarkable grasp of the doctrine of the Atonement, his powerful preaching about Christ, and his affirmations as to the central role of Christ in all gospel dispensations. Enos, Amaleki, and the anti-Christ Sherem are other topics discussed. Clarification is given on the structure of the Book of Mormon in terms of the large and the small plates of Nephi, the plates of Mormon (the abridgment), and the Words of Mormon. Latter-day Saint scholars who have experience the spiritual power of the Book of Mormon share here their insights on specific themes.
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