What did nehor bear down against? What did he teach?
The church. He taught presitcrafts (preaching for popularity and money), and that everyone will be saved
Why weren't those participating in preistcrafts punished?
Because they claimed it was their beleif and the law can't punish a man for his beleief
What trials did alma face during his 2nd reign as cheif judge?
hard hearts, ppl leave hte church, excommunication
How did mormon describe the relationship btw the preist and ppl? Teacher and learner?
One shouldn't be above the other
Steadiness of church lead to...
properity that they used to bless the poor. They were wealthier than the unbelievers
What was Amilici's intent?
Deprive the people of their rights and freedoms and destroy the church of course
What did Alma's spies find out about the amilicites?
they joined th elamanites in the land of minion
What happen to amilici and the lamanites and amilicites?
He wqas slain. They were driven and scattered and slain. (heranph land of wild beast)
how were amilicites destinguished from the nephites
they put red marks on their heads
mark vs curse of lamanites
dark skin vs being cut off from HF
Who was considered a nephite?
those who believed and rejected lamaite tradition
What did mormon intend us to learn from this record (alma 3)
that our eternal rewards are determined by which spirit we choose to follow
The afflictions the nephites suffered during the war reminded them of their duty. How many were baptized in 85 BC?
What caused Alma and his presit and teacher much affliction?
pride of ppl caused by prosperity and the resulting wickedness
The wickedness of the church during the 8th yr of Alma's reign...
was a stumbling block to nonbelievers
How were some ppl gaining a remission of their sins?
taking care of the poor and needy and looking unto christ
What were Alam's reasons for going to preach among the lamanites?
1.preach the word of god
2.remind them of their duty
3.pull down pride,craftiness, and contention
*bear pure testimony agianst them
On what conditions did ALam say their forefathers were saved?
humilty, faith, endured to end
satined garments at the judgement bar will testify that...
they are guilty of murder and all manner of wickedness
have you been sufficently__
are you stripped of____
Are you stripped of ___
What did alma do to contibute to his testimony after his mirculous conversion?
sought personal rev through fasting and prayr
Alma called ____________to repentece
all age groups
To get your name written in the book of life...
don't mingle with the unclean and come unto him from the wicked
After Alma finshed preaching what did he do to ensure the church would be watched over?
ordained preist and teachers
for what reason should members join in mighty prayr and fasting?
for the souls of those who do not know god
ppl of Gideon vs. Zarahemla
they weren't in delimia
What 5 things will christ take upon himself?
What are we taught that we must do in order to inherit the kingdom of God
repent and beborn again(baptisim)
In mulek, Alma...
had great sucess. ppl came form across the land ot be baptized
The people of amoniah wouldn't listen to alma
*satan had gold on their hearts.
*They said the weren't of Alma's church and didn't believe in his false traditions
*They said their great city couldn't be destroyed in 1 day as he said it woud
*They said God wouldn't only send 1 person to preach such great things
What promise was given to lehi that alma quoted to the ppl of amoniah
keep commandments and prosper. Don't and be cut off
What did Alam acuse the ppl of amoniah of
hardhearted and stiffnecked. They were lost and fallen
Of who was lehi a descendant
What were amuleks reason for inacitvity
Why hadn't the city of amoniah not been destroyed yet?
the prayrs of the rightous
What was the objects of the lawyers?
to get $. So they would cause ppl to get into dipustes so that they could be employed
Judges and debt law
judges get paid for their tiems as a judge. ppl who didn't pay debts would be compelled ot pay debts or stipped and cast out as theives
What offer did zeezrom mae to amulek? what was his answer?
And Zeezrom said unto him: Behold, here are six onties of silver, and all these will I bgive thee if thou wilt deny the existence of a Supreme Being.
Now Amulek said: O thou achild of hell, why btempt ye me? Knowest thou that the righteous yieldeth to no such temptations?
...Nay, thou knowest that there is a God, but thou lovest that alucre more than him.
And now thou hast lied before God unto me. Thou saidst unto me—Behold these six onties, which are of great worth, I will give unto thee—when thou hadst it in thy heart to retain them from me;
What caused zeezrom to tremble? about what did he inquire?
The words alamas spoke which conviced him of gods power and alma's knowledge of god's power.They could read his thoughts.
And Zeezrom began to inquire of them diligently, that he might know more concerning the kingdom of God
what will condem us
thoughts, owrds, deeds
When did god give commandments in realtion to making the plan of salvation
basics of plan of redemption
repent, don't harden your heart, recieve a remission of your sins through christ.
"in the first place"
What did certain ppl do in the 1st estate
1. exercised exceeding faith and good works
2. chose btw good and evil
3. those ppl were called to a holy calling
4. those who rejected the spirit of god were not to have the same privelege as their brethren
5, in the 1st place ppl were on the same standing
high preisthood in reguard to time
wo beginning or end
how did these preisthood holders look upon sin
"city of peace"
When melkezidek preached repentence to them
(he was called prince of peace)
perverting the scriptures =
Why did the lord use the voic eof angles to communicate?
1. so it would be plaina nd they couldn't err
2. thy were wanderes in a strange land
-reaches all parts of the vineyard
to avoided be ing tempted above that which we can bear
humble and call upon god
watch and pray continually
why did zeezrom defend alam and amulek and what was the result?
he knew he was wrong. ppl thought he was possesed and so they rvilled him and spit on him and cast him and other believers out
what happened to the sciptures?
they were burned
rest of the lord
on what basis did alma pay for strength and whose pary does his resemble?
according to their faith. JS
What happend to zeezrom after alam asked the lord ot have mercy on him
lept to his feet and walked. got baptized. preached
where did the ppl of amonihah say that alma and amulek go their power?
What did amulek give up to be a missionary
all his precious things
what had the lamnite army been doing before they came to destroy amonihah
what was amoniahah called after the destruction?
desolation of nehor
What wer ethe people taught concerning when the son of god would come
he would come visit them after his ressurection
men of understanding =
diligent scripture study, much prayr, fasting
what instructions did the lord give tothe sons of mosiah?
got to lamanites and establish my word. be patient and long suffering
what were the kings options for ammon
slay,captivity, prision, cast out
What did ammon tell the king about himself? what did the king think he could do?
1. he was just a man and the kings servant and would do whatver he commanded as long as itwas right
2. read his mind
what were ppls reactions toward ammon
great spirit or monster
What did mormon want us ot know from the story of ammo and the king
HF is no respector of person
What did king lamoni offer ammon if he spared his life
Now the king, fearing he should lose his life, said: If thou wilt spare me I will grant unto thee whatsoever thou wilt ask, even to half of the kingdom.
what astonished king lamoni exceedingly
ammons didn't want to kill him and had great love for his son
The king offered to do three things
1.rescue ammon's bros
2. king lamoni can keep hi skingdom
3.ammon's bro's could preach to him
3 groups of ppl in jeruselum
lqamanites, amalkites, amulonites
where did aaron go after being rejected in jersulelum
anti-anti. then muloki and anmah and his bros became his new mission companions. Then they went ot madoni
in madoni they were
cast into prision
what did they do after getting out of prision?
went where the spirit lead them and preached and had great sucess