Chapter 54: The Promise of the Book of Mormon

    “Chapter 54: The Promise of the Book of Mormon,” Book of Mormon Stories (1997), 156

    “Chapter 54,” Book of Mormon Stories, 156

    Chapter 54

    The Promise of the Book of Mormon

    Moroni writing on plates

    Before Moroni buried the plates for the last time, he wrote a promise to the Lamanites and to anyone else who would read the records.

    young boy reading scriptures

    He told people to read the records, really think about them, and then ask Heavenly Father if they are true.

    young boy praying

    Moroni promised that if people would ask sincerely, with faith in Christ, the Holy Ghost would help them know the records are true.

    Moroni writing on plates

    Moroni wrote that if people repent, follow Jesus Christ, and love Heavenly Father, they can become perfect.

    Moroni hiding gold plates

    When Moroni finished writing on the gold plates, he hid them in a stone box in the Hill Cumorah and covered the box with a big rock. His mortal work was finished.