It is a variant of a book of mormon chonology chart, circa 1980. Also included are the high priests mentioned and the missionaries. How does the book of mormons timeline compare with the bible. The truth about the book of mormon gives people the opportunity to examine the book of mormon s teachings to see for themselves whether they be good or evil. This timeline is a unique reference tool for studying the scriptures. Mulekite history represented by light pink on the timeline. Mormons believe that the book of mormon confirms information found in the holy bible. The people of ammonihah martyr the believers among them and burn the scriptures. Recurring names are cited numerically and coincide with the book of mormon index. Over 1,000 years of book of mormon history parallel biblical and world history colorful illustrations scripture citations for study and reference suitable for framing this timeline has been created to present an overview of events in the book of mormon along with various corresponding world and biblical histories. Many of the names in the book of mormon are just plucked directly from the bible, e. Comparison of the history of the bible and the book of mormon other books the event the date the event relating to time period the nephitesapproximate the jaredites the creation genesis 1, 2 4004 b. Here, the prophets included are those who, according to the narrative, inherited the plates of nephi and who otherwise are called prophets within the text.
We recommend this quick, organized way to see history from adam to modern times. The church of jesus christ of latterday saints copyright 1974. Here are four printable versions of my book of mormon timeline. This timeline puts all of the chapters in the bible, book of mormon, and other scripture from the church of jesus christ of latterday saints in chronological order. These include endowments, celestial marriage, and specific tithing. Alma and amulek are miraculously delivered from prison and their. But to achieve exaltation or godhood it is available only to mormons who obey the teachings specific to the book of mormon. There is significant overlap in the timelines of the bible and the book of mormon. The book of mormon and the bible mormons in transition. The records of the nephites provide highly accurate dates, however, when necessary, probable estimations have been made. Youll find important events, prophets, and the movements of people in the book of mormon. The book of mormon is divided into smaller books, titled after the individuals named as primary authors and, in most versions, divided into chapters and verses. A book of mormon timeline book of mormon scriptures, book.
Joseph smith said that the book of mormon was the most correct of any book on earth, and the keystone of our religion, and a man would get nearer to god by abiding by its precepts, than by any other book history of the church, vol. The book of mormon timeline spans from about 600 b. The book of mormon describes a number of individuals unique to its narrative as prophets. The book of mormon claims that jesuss atonement provided for the immortality for all people. Lehis dream and nephis vision 93 three biblical archetypes compared to nephis construction of the ship. Designed for multiple use as study guides, handouts, and masters for creating projectable images, the charts convey a wealth of information that will enrich personal study and. Jan 18, 2014 here are four printable versions of my book of mormon timeline. This is, in part, because church members believe the bible was the result of a multiplestep translation process and the book of mormon was not. Book of mormon charts charting the book of mormon is a collection of more than 175 visual aids that promote deeper understanding and appreciation of the book of mormon. Moroni wandered alone and abridged the jaredite history. The book of mormon derives its names from a book that has semitic sources, i. Church members officially regard the book of mormon as the most correct book of scripture, in that a man would get nearer to god by abiding by its precepts, than any other book.
Scholars today have varying theories about the true authorship of the book of mormon, but most conclude that smith composed the book himself, possibly with the help of oliver cowdery and sidney rigdon, drawing from information and publications available in his time, including the king james bible, the wonders of nature, and view of the hebrews. This foldout poster, originally prepared for the january 2004 ensign and liahona, contains a chronological chart of major prophets and events in the book of mormon. Dates given correspond to dates in the footnotes of the church of jesus christ of latterday saints lds church edition of the book of mormon. From, the book of mormona book from god, elder tad r. Final battle between the nephites and lamanites at cumorah.
But rumors of a golden bible have begun to circulate in the neighborhood, so joseph and emma smith must flee potential thieves. Book of mormon difficulties, contradictions and explanations. There is a small section of the book that takes place shortly after the time of the tower of babel. Dec 29, 2011 after some research and experimentation with layout, i put together this timeline of old testament and book of mormon prophets between 800 b. Visual overview of the flow of events in the book of mormon. See also below for a book of mormon timeline or chronology chart, as at right, with book of mormon nephite and lamanite timeline also jaredite and mulekite timelines. Mar 06, 2012 the heavy use of the bible in the book of mormon raises some difficult questions about the authenticity of the book of mormon as a translation of ancient historical documents. The church of jesus christ of latterday saints 153,702 views. For 26 consecutive weeks beginning on january 2, 1997, there appeared an accurate and informative series of newspaper articles in the wetumpka herald circulation 4,400 entitled the bible and the book of mormon connecting links. The bible and book of mormon in chronological order mythbank.
Book of mormon questions and answers archives the truth. For example, in 3 nephi 1214, the book of mormon presents jesus preaching the sermon on the mount, no more than about a year after his resurrection, nearly verbatim as. This foldout poster, originally prepared for the january 2004 ensign and liahona, contains a chronological chart of major prophets and events in the book of. For the best view, and especially for printing, i recommend downloading it as a pdf document. Zeniff, a nephite, took a group south to reclaim the nephite lands.
The book of mormon jaredite king list gives only 7 exact dates lifespans and reigns for the jaredite chronology. See all formats and editions hide other formats and editions. Why do i need the book of mormon if i already have the bible. This chronology outlines the major events in the history of the book of mormon, according to the text. May 28, 2014 book of mormon chronology timeline of jaredites may 28, 2014 1 comment in scriptural science, works in progress by mormonbox timeline chronology for the jaredite culture from the book of ether in the book of mormon. The text gives an account of ancient prophets who lived. Take your hr comms to the next level with prezi video. Literary and historical studies of the book of mormon, byu, isbn 9781570085604.
Mormon is mortally wounded in the battle at a place called cumorah, and the nephites are nearly obliterated, but moroni survives another 36 years and adds material to the book of mormon before. This timeline gives a concise history of many events and people of the book of mormon. It is written in english very similar to the early modern english linguistic style of the king james version of the bible, and has since been fully or partially translated into 111. Book of mormon, mormon bible, bible timeline, history timeline, lds. Book of mormon map and geography high def duration. This book is an outgrowth of those articles and the public reaction which the articles engendered. Moroniand topicabrahamic covenant and other covenants. Weekly scripture kits monthly subscription 2020 book of mormon the red headed hostess keep this page bookmarked and access it all year long resources for studying the book of mormon love these book of mormon helps weekly lesson ideas plus a reading chart, timeline, and lots more. Mormon deposited all the plates except the plates of mormon, which he gave to his son moroni. Free printable book of mormon timeline from the friend with. Our book of mormon timeline bookmark makes studying the people of the book of mormon just a little bit easier.
Book of mormon, bible, and early church history 1805 a. One is just the right size to fit into the front of your scriptures. Timeline of book of mormon and old testament prophets 800 bc. The book of mormon was written for the intent that we may believe the bible, morm. Callister, of the presidency of the seventy of the church of jesus christ of latterday saints. Ball, terry 2001, the book of mormon and the message of the four gospels, byu, isbn 1573458368 brown, kent 1998, from jerusalem to zarahemla.
Timeline chronology for the jaredite culture from the book of ether in the book of mormon. And whereas the bible is organically linked to the earthly ministry of jesus christ by extensive surviving manuscript evidence going back as far as a. Two are bookmarks, and the last is a word doc, so you can resi. Contradictions between the book of mormon and the bible. Chronology chart, bible and book of mormon events book. The book of mormon timeline is a large 6ft by 2ft chart of nephite, lamanite and jaredite history. Once zeniff and his group arrived, the lamanites put them in bondage. Model images bible timeline lds world history bible history and book of mormon. The old testament begins with the creation at an unspecified period in time and then recounts the significant events during the days of the early patriarchs beginning with adam and the fall in approximately 4000 b. You can now visualize the incredible history of the nephite, lamanite and jaredite nations with greater clarity, and gain a new perspective as book of mormon events are paralleled with biblical and world history. Large 6 foot chronological chart of book of mormon history. The book of mormon shall stand as a testimony against the world, ether 5. Alma the younger gave up the judgement seat to nephihah. Nephite civilization was destroyed mormon 4 amos 8.
The only real markers we have to build a working chronology from are firstly, the date of the dearth and megafauna extinction given in the narrative of heth ether 9. We keep it on our wall permanently as a reference to our studies. This is an amazing, well put together timeline of the book of mormon. Book of mormon timeline bookmark in lds bookmarks on. Jul 06, 2011 the bible came first, not the book of mormon. The website summarizes these teachings by chapter1 nephi. Department of seminaries and institutes of religion. Excluding the bible and similar writing, can you prove to an atheist or to someone that is agnostic that god exists.844 1246 718 1218 850 314 1417 801 1499 699 218 701 71 989 776 1386 1310 69 205 1537 1560 298 1437 1005 170 266 678 225 1095 75 254 1328 1158 744 867 867 604 1204 35 1115