Why is the Lord's Prayer Different in 3 Nephi?

Title

Why is the Lord's Prayer Different in 3 Nephi?

Publication Type

Chart

Year of Publication

2016

Authors

Book of Mormon Central Staff (Corporate/Institutional)

Publisher

Book of Mormon Central

City

Springville, UT

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Bibliographic Citation

"Why is the Lord's Prayer Different in 3 Nephi?", Springville, UT: Book of Mormon Central, 2016.

Abstract

While among the Nephites, the Savior offered various instructions on prayer, including a version of the Lord's Prayer. While there are variations among versions of the Lord's prayer in biblical and early Christians writings, the version in 3 Nephi is the most unique. Each of its three differences appear to be due to the post-resurrectional and temple setting.
Prayer
Jesus Christ
Lord’s Prayer
Doxology

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