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KnoWhy #255 - How Does the Book of Mormon Help Date the First Christmas? (3 Nephi 1:13)
|Title||KnoWhy #255 - How Does the Book of Mormon Help Date the First Christmas? (3 Nephi 1:13)|
|Year of Publication||2016|
|Corporate Authors||Book of Mormon Central Staff|
|Publisher||Book of Mormon Central|
|Place Published||Springville, UT|
|Keywords||Ancient America; Birth of Christ; Calendar System; Christmas; Chronology; Mesoamerica|
Scholars have long discussed the exact timing of Christ's birth, but uncertainty still remains. The Book of Mormon adds information that helps clarify the issue, but does not settle the timing with exact precision. Regardless of when Christ was born, it is important that he was born and is the Savior and Redeemer of the world.
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