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KnoWhy #304 - Why Did Nephi Say An Angel Had Revealed The Name Jesus Christ? (2 Nephi 25:19)
|Title||KnoWhy #304 - Why Did Nephi Say An Angel Had Revealed The Name Jesus Christ? (2 Nephi 25:19)|
|Year of Publication||2017|
|Corporate Authors||Book of Mormon Central Staff|
|Publisher||Book of Mormon Central Staff|
|Place Published||Springville, UT|
|Keywords||Angel; Critical Text; Jesus Christ; Messiah; Name; Nephi (Son of Lehi); Revelation|
In 2 Nephi 25:19, Nephi says that angel had previously revealed the name Jesus Christ. Evidence from the Original Manuscript suggests that Nephi was probably referring back to 1 Nephi 12:18, when the angel guiding him through his vision mentioned the "Jesus Christ, which is the Lamb of God."
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