Formerformer days were better than these, Eccl. 7:10.former things are come to pass, Isa. 42:9.new earth: and the former shall not be remembered, Isa. 65:17.latter house shall be greater than of the former, Hag. 2:9.Lord hath cried by the former prophets, Zech. 7:7.former things are passed away, Rev. 21:4.declared the former things from the beginning, 1 Ne. 20:3.Book of Mormon and the former commandments, D&C 84:57.