BOOK OF MORMON -1 NEPHI CRITIQUE

1 NEPHI BOOK COVER 

1 NEPHI INTRODUCTION

An account of Lehi and his wife Sariah, and his four sons, being called, (beginning at the eldest) Laman, Lemuel, Sam, and Nephi. The Lord warns Lehi to depart out of the land of Jerusalem, because he prophesieth unto the people concerning their iniquity and they seek to destroy his life. He taketh three days’ journey into the wilderness with his family. Nephi taketh his brethren and returneth to the land of Jerusalem after the record of the Jews. The account of their sufferings. They take the daughters of Ishmael to wife. They take their families and depart into the wilderness. Their sufferings and afflictions in the wilderness. The course of their travels. They come to the large waters. Nephi’s brethren rebel against him. He confoundeth them, and buildeth a ship. They call the name of the place Bountiful. They cross the large waters into the promised land, and so forth. This is according to the account of Nephi; or in other words, I, Nephi, wrote this record.

CHAPTER 1 - Nephi records the prophecies of his fictional father Lehi

CHAPTER 2 - Lehi and his family leave Jerusalem for the wilderness

CHAPTER 3 - Nephi returns to Jerusalem for the fictional brass plates

CHAPTER 4 - Nephi murders Laban and takes the fictional brass plates

CHAPTER 5 - Lehi examines the fictional brass plates

CHAPTER 6 - Nephi explains the purpose of his writings

CHAPTER 7 - The brothers of Nephi rebel but then repent

CHAPTER 8 - Lehi sees a vision of the tree of life and the New Jerusalem

CHAPTER 9 - Nephi makes two sets of brass plates

CHAPTER 10 - Lehi and Nephi both prophecy about Jesus Christ in N.T. detail

CHAPTER 11 - Nephi continues his prophecies out of the New Testament

CHAPTER 12 - Nephi prophecies about his descendants in America

CHAPTER 13 - Nephi prophecies about the United States of America

CHAPTER 14 - Nephi prophecies against the Catholic Church

CHAPTER 15 - Nephi prophecies about the Indians receiving the Mormon gospel

CHAPTER 16 - Lehi's sons marry and are guided through the lush Arabian desert

CHAPTER 17 - The brothers of Nephi rebel but then repent

CHAPTER 18 - They build a ship in the Arabian desert and sail to America

CHAPTER 19 - Nephi continues his prophecies out of the New Testament
CHAPTER 20 - Isaiah chapter 48 was copied by Sidney Rigdon
CHAPTER 21 - Isaiah chapter 49 was copied by Sidney Rigdon
CHAPTER 22 - Nephi makes broad prophecies about the last days

1 NEPHI CONCLUSION

SCRIPTURE INDEX

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