This week in the Book of Mormon we’ll look at chapters 5 through 15 of Ether. What we see in these eleven chapters is Moroni setting the complete destruction of the Jaredites in a latter-day context. We know that because Moroni testifies of it in chapter 5 verse 4. Central to this destruction of America are secret groups that lust for power and money. This week will look at the sequence of events that led up to a complete destruction of the people.
Here in Ether we see Moroni give us more information about what happens in the latter-days. That time frame that comprises of the latter-days begins with the founding of American and its covenant of life set out in the Declaration of Independence/Constitution and concludes with the Endtimes when the anti-Messiah arrives.
Moroni’s Latter-Day Prophecy
So this is the sequence of events that Moroni prophesies in these eleven chapters -