Alma 13:30

Alma 13:30

Alma 13: 30:  “And may the Lord grant unto you repentance, that ye may not bring down his wrath upon you, that ye may not be bound down by the chains of hell, that ye may not suffer the second death.”  Alma’s closing remark here is a prayer. He is asking that the Lord “grant
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Alma 13: 29

Alma 13: 29

Alma 13: 29: “Having faith on the Lord; having a hope that ye shall receive eternal life; having the love of God always in your hearts, that ye may be lifted up at the last day and enter into his rest.” Here you have faith, hope and charity (or love). You only have a fraction
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Alma 13: 28

Alma 13: 28

Alma 13: 28:  “But that ye would humble yourselves before the Lord, and call on his holy name, and watch and pray continually, that ye may not be tempted above that which ye can bear, and thus be led by the Holy Spirit, becoming humble, meek, submissive, patient, full of love and all long-suffering;” Alma’s
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Alma 13:27

Alma 13:27

Alma 13: 27:   “And now, my brethren, I wish from the inmost part of my heart, yea, with great anxiety even unto pain, that ye would hearken unto my words, and cast off your sins, and not procrastinate the day of your repentance;”   This is the reality of those who hold this holy
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Alma 13:26

Alma 13:26

Alma 13: 26:   “And it shall be made known unto just and holy men, by the mouth of angels, at the time of his coming, that the words of our fathers may be fulfilled, according to that which they have spoken concerning him, which was according to the spirit of prophecy which was in
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Email addresses

Email addresses

For anyone who has asked for the paper discussing Joseph Smith’s King Follett Discourse, I need email addresses.  The email addresses will not be published nor used for anything other than sending the paper. Thanks.   CM

Alma 13: 25

Alma 13: 25

Alma 13: 25:  “And now we only wait to hear the joyful news declared unto us by the mouth of angels, of his coming; for the time cometh, we know not how soon. Would to God that it might be in my day; but let it be sooner or later, in it I will rejoice.” 
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Alma 13: 24

Alma 13: 24

Alma 13: 24:   “For behold, angels are declaring it unto many at this time in our land; and this is for the purpose of preparing the hearts of the children of men to receive his word at the time of his coming in his glory.”   If “angels are declaring it unto many” at
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Alma 13:23

Alma 13:23

Alma 13: 23:   “And they are made known unto us in plain terms, that we may understand, that we cannot err; and this because of our being wanderers in a strange land; therefore, we are thus highly favored, for we have these glad tidings declared unto us in all parts of our vineyard.”  
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Alma 13: 21-22

Alma 13: 21-22

Now we see this startling continuation in Alma 13: 21-22: “And now it came to pass that when Alma had said these words unto them, he stretched forth his hand unto them and cried with a mighty voice, saying: Now is the time to repent, for the day of salvation draweth nigh; Yea, and the
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