Category Archives: Alma

Alma Desires to Speak with the Voice of an Angel – Alma 29

Setting Alma the Younger was overjoyed to be reunited with the sons of Mosiah, who he hadn’t seen for fourteen years (Alma 17:1-4, Alma 27:16-19). These four friends had been with Alma when an angel appeared and called him to … Continue reading

Posted in Alma, Desire | Tagged | 1 Comment

Ammon Teaches His Brothers – Alma 26

Setting After serving for approximately fourteen years as missionaries among the Lamanites, Ammon and his brothers reflected on the success they had experienced. Purpose Ammon’s purpose in teaching his brothers was to express his gratitude for the blessings they had … Continue reading

Posted in Alma, Boasting, Gratitude | 1 Comment

Alma Teaches Corianton – Alma 39-42

Setting After leading a mission to the Zoramites, Alma returned to his home in Zarahemla and met with each of his three sons. Corianton, the youngest, had committed a serious sin during their mission. Because the sin was widely known, … Continue reading

Posted in Alma, Repentance | 1 Comment

Alma Teaches Shiblon – Alma 38

Setting After leading a mission to the Zoramites, Alma the Younger returned to Zarahemla. Having either visited or sent representatives to every city, and finding that many people were not receptive to his message, he became discouraged. He turned his … Continue reading

Posted in Alma | 3 Comments

Alma Teaches Helaman – Alma 36-37

Setting After preaching to the Zoramites, Alma the Younger returned to his home in Zarahemla. He had preached the gospel in many cities, and he had sent people to the remaining cities. He had seen many people reject the word … Continue reading

Posted in Alma | 1 Comment

They Have Enlarged the Memory of This People – Alma 37:8-10

8 And now, it has hitherto been wisdom in God that these things should be preserved; for behold, they have enlarged the memory of this people, yea, and convinced many of the error of their ways, and brought them to … Continue reading

Posted in Alma, Remembering, Scripture | Tagged | 1 Comment

God Has…Made These Things Known Unto Me – Alma 36:4-5

4 And I would not that ye think that I know of myself—not of the temporal but of the spiritual, not of the carnal mind but of God. 5 Now, behold, I say unto you, if I had not been … Continue reading

Posted in Adversity, Alma, God - Love | Tagged | 1 Comment