“‘If Ye Will Hearken’: Lehi’s Rhetorical Wordplay on Ishmael in 2 Nephi 1:28–29 and Its Implications”

 

On 6 June 1944 at Utah Beach
This photo was taken just a short distance away from where we are now, at “Utah Beach” on 6 June 1944. It’s irrelevant to this post, but very relevant to our being here.  (Wikimedia Commons public domain)

 

Matthew Bowen continues with his really interesting series of articles for Interpreter: A Journal of Mormon Scripture:

 

“If Ye Will Hearken”: Lehi’s Rhetorical Wordplay on Ishmael in 2 Nephi 1:28–29 and Its Implications

 

Posted from Carentan, Normandy, France

 

 

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