Category Archives: Sadness

He Was Exceedingly Sorrowful, and Began to Doubt – Alma 59:11-12

11 And now, when Moroni saw that the city of Nephihah was lost he was exceedingly sorrowful, and began to doubt, because of the wickedness of the people, whether they should not fall into the hands of their brethren. 12 … Continue reading

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A Time of Solemnity – Alma 28:4-6

4 And now this was a time that there was a great mourning and lamentation heard throughout all the land, among all the people of Nephi— 5 Yea, the cry of widows mourning for their husbands, and also of fathers … Continue reading

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Weighed Down with Sorrow – Alma 8:14-16

14 And it came to pass that while he was journeying thither, being weighed down with sorrow, wading through much tribulation and anguish of soul, because of the wickedness of the people who were in the city of Ammonihah, it … Continue reading

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It Was the Cause of Great Sorrow to Alma – Alma 31:2

2 For it was the cause of great sorrow to Alma to know of iniquity among his people; therefore his heart was exceedingly sorrowful because of the separation of the Zoramites from the Nephites. (Alma 31:2) I can think of … Continue reading

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The Sorrowing of the Damned – Mormon 2:12-14

12 And it came to pass that when I, Mormon, saw their lamentation and their mourning and their sorrow before the Lord, my heart did begin to rejoice within me, knowing the mercies and the long-suffering of the Lord, therefore … Continue reading

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Their Mourning Was Turned to Joy – 3 Nephi 10:10

10 And the earth did cleave together again, that it stood; and the mourning, and the weeping, and the wailing of the people who were spared alive did cease; and their mourning was turned into joy, and their lamentations into … Continue reading

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Being Grieved for the Iniquity of His People – Alma 35:15-16

15 Now Alma, being grieved for the iniquity of his people, yea for the wars, and the bloodsheds, and the contentions which were among them; and having been to declare the word, or sent to declare the word, among all … Continue reading

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