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The Exodus Repeated
|Title||The Exodus Repeated|
|Publication Type||Magazine Article|
|Year of Publication||1999|
|Authors||Nelson, Russell M.|
|Date Published||July 1999|
|Keywords||Exodus Motif; Joseph (of Egypt); Lehi (Prophet); Nephi (Son of Lehi); Prophecy|
Nelson examines the exodus motif as found in the Book of Mormon. He mentions Joseph in Egypt as told by the Nephites (Alma 46:24) and Lehi’s prophecy of Joseph (2 Nephi 3:7-8, 14-15). Nelson puts forward the idea that the Lehi and Nephi fleeing Jerusalem is a second Exodus.
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