“The Plates of Nephi”

Joseph F. McConkie, Robert L. Millet

The prophets and kings and record-keepers etched their doings and their impressions upon the large plates of Nephi (spoken of here as the “plates of Nephi”), which plates were later abridged by Mormon in his writings that we now have as the Book of Mormon.

Doctrinal Commentary on the Book of Mormon, Vol. 4