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TitleThe Nephite Judges
Publication TypeChart
Year of Publication1999
AuthorsWelch, John W., and Greg Welch
PublisherFoundation for Ancient Research and Mormon Studies
CityProvo, UT
KeywordsChief Judge; Chronology; Nephite; Reign of the Judges

From about 91 B.C. to A.D. 30, the Nephite civilization was governed by chief judges. Each judge's name, known church role, tenure, cause of termination, and relation to his predecessors are represented on this chart. Of the thirteen Nephite judges charted, nearly half were assassinated, indicating serious governmental turmoil during the reign of the judges.


Scripture Reference

Mosiah 29:42
Alma 4:20
Alma 50:40
Helaman 1:1-13
Helaman 2:1-2
Helaman 3:37
Helaman 5:1
Helaman 6:15
Helaman 7:4
3 Nephi 1:1
3 Nephi 7:1
3 Nephi 7:14