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|Title||Prospering in the Land of Promise|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2010|
|Authors||Olsen, Steven L.|
|Keywords||Covenant; Mormon; Nephi (Son of Lehi); Obedience; Promise; Promised Land|
Nephi and Mormon both treat the covenant of the promised land, expounding on characteristics of prospering in the land: obeying God’s law, practicing domesticated economies, preserving sacred records, bearing and raising children, securing adequate defense, constructively using natural materials, worshipping at temples, requiring industriousness, and providing righteous leadership.