“Inasmuch as Ye Will Keep My Commandments, Ye Shall Prosper in the Land”

Brant Gardner

Jarom first notes the Nephites’ successful preparations and only second the promise of preservation, which comes into effect conditioned upon their righteousness. Jarom correctly notes that their preparation is as important as the promise. This is an application of the Nephite foundational promise (2 Ne. 1:9).

Second Witness: Analytical & Contextual Commentary on the Book of Mormon, Vol. 3