Settlement of the Nephites
The Land of Nephi
After days of travel, the Nephites make camp; they call their settlement “Nephi”, and live good lives.
The community flourishes thanks to divine blessing.
The Nephites become very industrious with regard to civil engineering and defense.
Nephi builds a temple similar to that of Solomon’s.
Nephi is nominated to become king; he reluctantly accepts.
Nephi designates his brothers Jacob and Joseph to be the people’s religious leaders.