1 Nephi 2:7 Textual Variants

Royal Skousen
and it came to pass that he built an altar of stones and [he 01APS| BCDEFGHIJKLMNOQRT] made an offering unto the Lord and gave thanks unto the Lord our God

This example shows Joseph Smith’s deletion of the repeated subject pronoun he. Joseph Smith followed this kind of editing only in the beginning of his editing for the 1837 edition. As discussed under 1 Nephi 2:4, there was no need for such stylistic editing.

Summary: Restore the original repeated pronoun he in 1 Nephi 2:7.

Analysis of Textual Variants of the Book of Mormon, Part. 1