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“He called me by name, and said…that his name was Nephi.”

Joseph Smith, Jr., Times and Seasons – Volume 3 (Nauvoo, IL: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 15 April 1842), No. 12, 753. Note: Joseph Smith was the editor at the time and lived another two years, but never retracted it.

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“He called me by name, and said…that his name was Moroni.”

Joseph Smith, Jr., History of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints – Volume 1 (Salt Lake City, UT: Deseret News, 1902), 12. Note: Changed from Nephi to Moroni by Albert Carrington, about 2 March 1871.