Comparison: 2 Nephi 26:12 -> John 7:26

2 Nephi 26:12 (1830 edition page 107) John 7:26
And as I spake concerning the convincing of the Jews, that Jesus is the very Christ, it must needs be, that the Gentiles be convinced also, that Jesus is the Christ, the Eternal God; But, lo, he speaketh boldly, and they say nothing unto him. Do the rulers know indeed that this is the very Christ?