THE SECOND BOOK OF NEPHI
And the days of the children of amen
were prolonged, according to the bwill
of God, that they might while in the flesh; wherefore, their state became a state of dprobation
, and their time was lengthened, according to the commandments which the Lord God gave unto the children of men. For he gave commandment that all men must repent; for he showed unto all men that they were elost
, because of the transgression of their parents.