“Nephi, Did Not Return to the Land of Zarahemla,”

D. Kelly Ogden, Andrew C. Skinner

Nephi, father of the present Nephi who continued keeping the record, disappeared. He may have been taken up by the Spirit, or translated, as was his great-grandfather, Alma the Younger (Alma 45:19).

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