Ch. 50-51 Book of Mormon Stories and Discussion. Jared and his brother were righteous men who lived in a city called Babel. Most of the people in Babel were wicked. They built a tower to try to get to heaven. The Lord was angry and changed their language. In this episode we learn how Jared asked his brother to pray and ask God not to change their language. Also, we learn how the Jaredites traveled to the promised land.