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title: Why Does the Psalmist Speak about Grasping God’s Hand?
link: https://www.knowhy.bookofmormoncentral.org/knowhy/why-does-the-psalmist-speak-about-grasping-gods-hand
pubDate: August 16, 2022
description:
KnoWhy #642
Psalms 73:23–24
author: BMC Team
guid: 896
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Relief from a 2nd century Roman sarcophagus depicting a traditional Roman marriage. Image via the British Museum.
title: Does Psalm 22 Really Say “They Pierced My Hands and My Feet”?
link: https://www.knowhy.bookofmormoncentral.org/knowhy/does-psalm-22-really-say-they-pierced-my-hands-and-my-feet
pubDate: August 9, 2022
description:
KnoWhy #641
Psalms 22:1
author: BMC Team
guid: 895
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Christ of Saint John on the Cross by Salvador Dali.
title: How Can the Book of Job Teach Us about the Temple?
link: https://www.knowhy.bookofmormoncentral.org/knowhy/how-can-the-book-of-job-teach-us-about-the-temple
pubDate: August 2, 2022
description:
KnoWhy #640
Job 42:5
author: BMC Team
guid: 894
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Job praying by Gary Kapp. Image via Church of Jesus Christ.
title: Why Were Women Important in Ancient Israel?
link: https://www.knowhy.bookofmormoncentral.org/knowhy/why-were-women-important-in-ancient-israel
pubDate: July 26, 2022
description:
author: BMC Team
guid: 893
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Image of women gleaning in a field. Artist unknown.
title: Why Did Ancient Israelites Lift Their Hands in Praise?
link: https://www.knowhy.bookofmormoncentral.org/knowhy/why-did-ancient-israelites-lift-their-hands-in-praise
pubDate: July 19, 2022
description:
KnoWhy #638
Nehemiah 8:6
author: BMC Team
guid: 892
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Solomon's prayer at the consecration of the temple. Artist unknown.
title: Why Did the Lord Allow Jerusalem to Be Destroyed?
link: https://www.knowhy.bookofmormoncentral.org/knowhy/why-did-the-lord-allow-jerusalem-to-be-destroyed
pubDate: July 12, 2022
description:
KnoWhy #637
1 Nephi 17:43
author: BMC Team
guid: 891
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The Siege and Destruction of Jerusalem by the Romans Under the Command of Titus, A.D. 70. Painting by David Roberts, 1850 via Wikimedia Commons.
title: Why Did Ancient Prophets Follow Literary Patterns?
link: https://www.knowhy.bookofmormoncentral.org/knowhy/why-did-ancient-prophets-follow-literary-patterns
pubDate: July 5, 2022
description:
KnoWhy #636
Alma 8:18
author: BMC Team
guid: 890
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Illustration to the Bible: Angel brings food and drink to the prophet Elijah by Gustave Dore, 1877.
title: How Does the Book of Mormon Text Reflect a Seventh-Century-BC Israelite Writing Style?
link: https://www.knowhy.bookofmormoncentral.org/knowhy/how-does-the-book-of-mormon-text-reflect-a-seventh-century-bc-israelite-writing-style
pubDate: June 28, 2022
description:
KnoWhy #635
1 Nephi 1:2
author: BMC Team
guid: 889
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3D Rendering of Gold Plates by Laci Gibbs. Fragments of the Dead Sea Scrolls.
title: Who Wrote the Peace Maker Pamphlet?
link: https://www.knowhy.bookofmormoncentral.org/knowhy/who-wrote-the-peace-maker-pamphlet
pubDate: June 21, 2022
description:
KnoWhy #634
Doctrine and Covenants 42:22
author: BMC Team
guid: 888
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Cover of the Peace Maker pamphlet via Archive.org.
title: Why Were Violent Acts like the Mountain Meadows Massacre Committed by Latter-day Saints?
link: https://www.knowhy.bookofmormoncentral.org/knowhy/why-were-violent-acts-like-the-mountain-meadows-massacre-committed-by-latter-day-saints
pubDate: June 14, 2022
description:
KnoWhy #633
Doctrine and Covenants 98:34
author: BMC Team
guid: 887
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Covered wagons traveling in Utah shortly before the Mountain Meadows Massacre, September 1857. Portraits of John D. Lee (left) and Brigham Young (right).