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The Exodus Repeated
TitleThe Exodus Repeated
Publication TypeMagazine Article
Year of Publication1999
AuthorsNelson, Russell M.
MagazineEnsign
Volume29
Issue Number7
Date PublishedJuly 1999
KeywordsExodus Motif; Joseph (of Egypt); Lehi (Prophet); Nephi (Son of Lehi); Prophecy
Abstract

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.

URLhttps://www.lds.org/study/ensign/1999/07/the-exodus-repeated?lang=eng

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