1 Nephi 22:1

From Section: Nephi’s Writings and Teachings

From Page: Colonization of the Promised Land

And now it came to pass that after I, Nephi, had read these things which were engraven upon the plates of brass, my brethren came unto me and said unto me:

“What meaneth these things which ye have read? Behold, are they to be understood according to things which are spiritual, which shall come to pass according to the spirit and not the flesh?”