The “Failed” Lamanite Mission (1830)

The Mission Call In the fall of 1830, just months after the church was organized, the Prophet Joseph Smith received revelations calling Oliver Cowdery, Parley Pratt, Peter Whitmer Jr., and Ziba Peterson to serve a mission among the Lamanites. Their objective was to share the gospel of Jesus Christ as contained in the Book of … Continue reading The “Failed” Lamanite Mission (1830)

Book of Mormon Internal Evidence (6): Military Battles and Strategies

(Recommendation: You will better understand and appreciate the following battle strategies if you map them out on a diagram based on my description and the description in the Book of Mormon.) The Battle of Jershon and Manti (Alma 43) During the wars with the Lamanites, twenty-five-year-old Captain Moroni became the overall commander of the Nephite … Continue reading Book of Mormon Internal Evidence (6): Military Battles and Strategies