“King Mosiah Had Sent These Things Forth Among the People”

Alan C. Miner

In noting that "king Mosiah had sent these things forth among the people" (Mosiah 29:37), Mormon apparently let's the reader know that the general land of Zarahemla was now extensive enough to make it inconvenient for all the people to come to the capital, where Mosiah2 lived in order to receive his words.

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