Prospering in the Land of Promise


TitleProspering in the Land of Promise
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2010
AuthorsOlsen, Steven L.
JournalFARMS Review
Volume22
Issue1
Pagination229-245
KeywordsCovenant; Mormon; Nephi (Son of Lehi); Obedience; Promise; Promised Land
Abstract

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.

URLhttps://publications.mi.byu.edu/publications/review/22/1/S00009-5176a14ae0ea49Olsen.pdf