“The Gate of Heaven Is Open Unto All”

Brant Gardner

Of course Mormon is not nearly so cynical a historian. For Mormon, the massive conversion in what is otherwise a rapid downward spiral is a signal of hope, and it is that hope that he expresses here. Verses 27-30 are Mormon’s interjected homily about this ultimate hope for man amidst the growing darkness.

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