“Preach Against All Lyings, Deceivings, and Envyings”

Brant Gardner

These traits are personified in the wickedness of Ammonihah and therefore in the Nehorite religion. It is interesting that we will see robbing, plundering, murdering, and committing adultery as similar markers of Lamanite religion. (See commentary accompanying Alma 17:14, 50:21 and Helaman 6:17.)

Second Witness: Analytical & Contextual Commentary on the Book of Mormon, Vol. 4