Category Archives: Alma

Alma and Amulek’s Sermon to the Zoramites – Alma 32-34

Setting After prevailing against Korihor, who had challenged his authority and teachings, Alma turned his attention to a group of people who “were perverting the ways of the Lord.” As the high priest of the church, Alma decided to visit … Continue reading

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Alma and Amulek’s Sermon in Ammonihah – Alma 9-13

Setting After meeting with the members of the church in Zarahemla, Gideon, and Melek, Alma traveled to the city of Ammonihah, where he was rejected, abused, and cast out. He had worked, prayed, and fasted many days for the people … Continue reading

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Alma’s Sermon in Gideon – Alma 7

Setting After teaching the people in the city of Zarahemla, Alma traveled to Gideon to meet with the members of the church in that city. The people of Zarahemla had been in a difficult spiritual situation, and Alma had experienced … Continue reading

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Alma’s Sermon in Zarahemla – Alma 5

Setting After serving as chief judge and high priest for eight years, Alma decided that he needed to dedicate himself full-time to leading the church. He resigned from his political position, giving the office of chief judge to Nephihah, and … Continue reading

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Without Beginning of Days or End of Years – Alma 13:8-9

8 Now they were ordained after this manner—being called with a holy calling, and ordained with a holy ordinance, and taking upon them the high priesthood of the holy order, which calling, and ordinance, and high priesthood, is without beginning … Continue reading

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The Lord God Ordained Priests – Alma 13:1-2

1 And again, my brethren, I would cite your minds forward to the time when the Lord God gave these commandments unto his children; and I would that ye should remember that the Lord God ordained priests, after his holy … Continue reading

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He Shall Have Claim on Mercy – Alma 12:33-35

33 But God did call on men, in the name of his Son, (this being the plan of redemption which was laid) saying: If ye will repent, and harden not your hearts, then will I have mercy upon you, through … Continue reading

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