new world, Book of Mormon, society, religion
A majority of people in the modern world are absorbed in performing their daily work, conceived in terms of jobs, money, food, and other things practical and economic. Would it have been different for the Nephites or Lamanites? Not really. The center of their daily concerns, too, was “making a living.” But what that meant differed greatly from what we mean by the expression.
"The New World Promised Land’s Economic Base,"
Insights: The Newsletter of the Neal A. Maxwell Institute for Religious Scholarship: Vol. 23:
5, Article 6.
Available at: https://scholarsarchive.byu.edu/insights/vol23/iss5/6