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  • 1 Nephi:Chapter 1- Lehi's vision of the pillar of fire and the book of prophecy — he predicts the impending fate of Jerusalem, and foretells the coming of the Messiah — The Jews seek his life.
  • 1 Nephi:Chapter 2- Lehi departs with his family into the wilderness bordering on the Red Sea — His elder sons, Laman and Lemuel, murmur against him — Nephi and Sam believe his words — The Lord's promises to Nephi.
  • 1 Nephi:Chapter 3- Lehi's sons sent back to Jerusalem to obtain the plates of brass — Laban refuses to deliver the plates — Laman and Lemuel reproved by an angel.
  • 1 Nephi:Chapter 4- Nephi secures possession of the plates by stratagem — Laban slain with his own sword — Zoram accompanies Nephi and his brothers into the wilderness.
  • 1 Nephi:Chapter 5- Sariah's complaint against Lehi — Both rejoice over their sons' return — Contents of the brass plates — Lehi a descendant of Joseph — Laban also of that lineage — Lehi's prophecies.
  • 1 Nephi:Chapter 6- Nephi's intent — He writes what is pleasing to God.
  • 1 Nephi:Chapter 7- Lehi's sons again sent back to Jerusalem — Ishmael and household agree to join Lehi's company — Dissension — Nephi, bound with cords, is freed through power of faith — His rebellious brethren repent.
  • 1 Nephi:Chapter 8- Lehi's dream of the tree, the river and the rod of iron — Laman and Lemuel partake not of the fruit of the tree.
  • 1 Nephi:Chapter 9- Concerning the plates of Nephi — Two sets of records, one of the ministry, the other of rulers, wars, etc.
  • 1 Nephi:Chapter 10- Lehi predicts the Babylonian captivity, and the coming of the Lamb of God — The house of Israel likened to an olive-tree — Dispersion and subsequent gathering typified.
  • 1 Nephi:Chapter 11- Nephi and the Spirit of the Lord — Lehi's prophetic dream interpreted — Nephi's vision of the Virgin and the Son of God — Christ's ministry foreshown.
  • 1 Nephi:Chapter 12- Nephi's vision of the land of promise — The future appearing of the Savior to the people of Nephi — Their righteousness, iniquity, and downfall foreseen.
  • 1 Nephi:Chapter 13- The nations of the Gentiles — A great and abominable church — America's history foreshadowed — The Bible and the Book of Mormon.
  • 1 Nephi:Chapter 14- Alternative blessing or cursing for the Gentiles — Two churches only — Doom of the mother of harlots — Mission of John the Revelator — End of Nephi's vision.
  • 1 Nephi:Chapter 15- Lehi's teachings interpreted by Nephi — The olive-tree — The tree of life — The word of God.
  • 1 Nephi:Chapter 16- Lehi's sons and the daughters of Ishmael intermarry — The journey continued — The ball or director given — Death of Ishmael.
  • 1 Nephi:Chapter 17- Irreantum or many waters — The Lord commands Nephi to build a ship — His brethren oppose him and are confounded.
  • 1 Nephi:Chapter 18- The ship completed — Jacob and Joseph — The voyage begun — Revelry and rebellion — A storm at sea — Arrival in the promised land.
  • 1 Nephi:Chapter 19- Nephi's record of his people — Sundry prophets mentioned — Zenos and his predictions.
  • 1 Nephi:Chapter 20- Prophecies recorded on the plates of brass — Compare Isaiah 48.
  • 1 Nephi:Chapter 21- Isaiah's writings, as recorded upon the plates of brass, continued — Compare Isaiah 49.
  • 1 Nephi:Chapter 22- Nephi expounds the prophecies of Isaiah — prediction of a mighty Gentile nation on the promised land — Lehi's descendants to be nourished by the Gentiles — The fate of those who fight against Zion.