Chapter 33: Alma 43–51

Title

Chapter 33: Alma 43–51

Manual Title

Book of Mormon Student Manual

Publication Type

Manual

Lesson

33

Year of Publication

2009

Authors

Pagination

248-255

Publisher

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

Place Published

Salt Lake City

Terms of use

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Bibliographic Citation

"Chapter 33: Alma 43–51" In Book of Mormon Student Manual, 248-255. Salt Lake City: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 2009.

Abstract

Contention, dissension, and war placed the survival of the Nephite nation in jeopardy. The Lamanites, however, were not the only source of conflict. Dissenting Nephites eager for power led to many serious problems. The Nephites overcame their enemies by exercising faith in Jesus Christ and following His prophets as well as other righteous military leaders.

Contrast the motives and intentions of Captain Moroni with those of Amalickiah. The prophet Mormon wrote of Captain Moroni, “If all men had been, and were, and ever would be, like unto Moroni, behold, the very powers of hell would have been shaken forever; yea, the devil would never have power over the hearts of the children of men” (Alma 48:17). Like Moroni, you too can remain “firm in the faith of Christ” (Alma 48:13) even in difficult and trying circumstances.

Covenant
Warfare
Prophecy
Captain Moroni

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