“The Secret Combinations of Akish and His Friends”

Brant Gardner

Redaction: In the first sentence, Moroni explicitly signals that he has ended his moral lecture and is returning to the Jaredite narrative, picking it up with the announcement that the Akish/Jared conspiracy succeeded. They are now in control of the kingdom.

Second Witness: Analytical & Contextual Commentary on the Book of Mormon, Vol. 6