Book of Mormon

Week 18: The Lamanite mission of the sons of Mosiah₂

Alma 17–29

3 March 2016

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Cutting off the arms of one’s enemies (as seen in Alma 17:37–39) is an ancient practice around the world; see:

The horses are mentioned eight times in the Book of Mormon (including in Alma 18:9–12). Archaeological evidence for the presence of the horse in the pre-Columbian Americas is scant and inconclusive. The following articles explore the possibilities that horses survived to Book of Mormon times or that the Lehites called a similar animal by a familiar name: