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"The Land of Jerusalem" and the Dead Sea Scrolls

By Bill McKeever

In an article titled “Mounting Evidence for the Book of Mormon,” Dr. Daniel Peterson from BYU states, Alma 7:10 predicts that Jesus ‘shall be born of Mary, at Jerusalem which is the land of our forefathers.’ Is this a mistake? Everyone knows that Jesus was born in Bethlehem, not in Jerusalem.