“Neither Was There Much Contention in the Forty and Fifth Year”

W. Cleon Skousen

We now come to a pleasant interlude of three years with very little contention among the people except a certain amount of arrogant pride among certain members of the Church.

For the Nephites to remain at peace for three whole years was practically miraculous, but true to the pattern of their long history, three years was the limit.

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