“Numbered Among Those Whom the Father Hath Given”

Brant Gardner

Jesus not only reconfirms that the Nephites are his “other sheep” but also that they are “numbered among those whom the Father hath given me.” From the Father’s perspective, a union with spiritual Israel has occurred, even though the physical reunion is postponed.

Text: There is no chapter break at this point in the 1830 edition.

Second Witness: Analytical & Contextual Commentary on the Book of Mormon, Vol. 5