Now I say unto you, go, and whosoever will not repent of his sins, the same shall not be numbered among my people. And it shall come to pass that when the second trump shall sound, then shall they that never knew me come forth and shall stand before me. For Amulon knew Alma, that he had been one of the king’s priests, and that it was he that believed the words of Abinadi and was driven out before the king; and therefore he was wroth with him. 13 And it came to pass that he caused many buildings to be built in the land Shilom; and he caused a great tower to be built on the ahill north of the land Shilom, which had been a resort for the children of Nephi at the time they bfled out of the land; and thus he did do with the riches which he obtained by the taxation of his people. And thus the Lamanites began to increase in riches, and began to trade one with another and wax great, and began to be a cunning and a wise people as to the wisdom of the world — yea, a very cunning people, delighting in all manner of wickedness and plunder, except it were among their own brethren. 11 Behold I say unto you, that whosoever has heard the words of the prophets, ... 26 But behold, and fear, and tremble before God, for ye ought to tremble; for the Lord redeemeth none such that rebel against him and die in their sins [The key word is “rebel,” which implies knowing the truth and choosing to follow Satan. 8 And it came to pass that king Noah built many elegant and spacious buildings; and he ornamented them with fine work of wood, and of all manner of aprecious things, of gold, and of silver, and of iron, and of brass, and of ziff, and of copper; 9 And he also built him a spacious palace, and a throne in the midst thereof, all of which was of fine wood and was ornamented with gold and silver and with precious things. Mosiah 26:11 And he saith unto the king: Behold, here are many which we have brought before thee which are accused of their brethren. 2 For behold, he did not keep the commandments of God, but he did walk after the desires of his own heart. 4. And now in the reign of Mosiah, they were not half so numerous as the people of God; but because of the dissensions among the brethren, they became more numerous. And I am sent from God. And they shall quake, and tremble, and shrink beneath the glance of his all-searching eye. Assuming that Alma 1 was a priest and 30 years old when Abinadi first "went forth" among the people of Noah (Mosiah 11:20). Although Exodus 7:11 does not explicitly refer to those opposing Moses and priests, they almost certainly were priests of one of the Egyptian gods. And now king Mosiah caused that all the people should be gathered together. Watch Queue Queue John W. Welch Notes Overview. And now Alma was their high priest, he being the founder of their church. And Alma and his people departed into the wilderness. And now there were seven churches in the land of Zarahemla. I've always thought that it was pretty cool of Mosiah to do that. And it came to pass, after they had fasted and prayed for the space of two days and two nights, the limbs of Alma received their strength. Yea, and they did commit whoredoms and all manner of wickedness.” And Alma did speak unto them when they were assembled together in large bodies; and he went from one body to another, preaching unto the people repentance and faith on the Lord. And they traveled throughout all the land of Zarahemla, and among all the people who were under the reign of king Mosiah, zealously striving to repair all the injuries which they had done to the church, confessing all their sins, and publishing all the things which they had seen, and explaining the prophecies and the scriptures to all who desired to hear them. Come, Follow Me - Alma 8-12 - Duration: 17:26. your username. Wed, 29 Jan 2020 . Mosiah 11-17. See Exodus 1:11 and Mosiah 11:6–9. Apparently he was ashamed that Noah’s people had killed a prophet of God (7:26), named Abinadi (11:20). 11:1And now it came to passthat Zeniff conferred the kingdom upon Noah, one of his sons; therefore Noah And thus the language of Nephi began to be taught among all the people of the Lamanites. Therefore I say unto you, it is not expedient that ye should have a king; nevertheless, if it were possible that ye could always have just men to be your kings, it would be well for you to have a king; but remember the iniquity of king Noah and his priests. Now the name of the leader of those priests was Amulon. An example is the elder Alma (Mosiah 23:16; Mosiah 26:7). 6:15; 32:21; Mosiah 13:13. Limhi’s words are quoted or summarized in 7:9–11, 14–15, 18–33. And again, when they thought of their brethren who had been slain by the Lamanites, they were filled with sorrow, and even shed many tears of sorrow. And it came to pass that so great were their afflictions that they began to cry mightily to God. Many activities are targeted towards young children but can be adapted for any age. And it came to pass that after Alma had taught the people many things, and had made an end of speaking to them, that king Limhi was desirous that he might be baptized; and all his people were desirous that they might be baptized also. And he spake as it were with a voice of thunder, which caused the earth to shake upon which they stood. But king Mosiah said unto Alma, Behold, I judge them not; therefore I deliver them into thy hands to be judged. 21 - Words of Mormon. Mosiah 11:26 E adveniva que, quando Abinadi les habeva declarate iste parolas, illes se incholerisava contra ille e illes cercava de occider le; ma le Senior le liberava de lor manos. Then invite them to contrast the commandments Abinadi taught in Mosiah 12:33–37 and 13:11–26 with the sins King Noah and his … And again, when they thought of the immediate goodness of God, and his power in delivering Alma and his brethren out of the hands of the Lamanites and of bondage, they did raise their voices and give thanks to God. And this will I do that ye may stand as witnesses for me hereafter, and that ye may know of a surety that I, the Lord God, do visit my people in their afflictions. Therefore he led many of the people to do after the manner of his iniquities. Thomas R. Valletta, ed., Book of Mormon for Latter-day Saint Familes, 250 Mosiah 26:29 Confession One has not repented until he has bared his soul and admitted his intentions and … And there began to be much peace again in the land. Nevertheless, whosoever putteth his trust in him, the same shall be lifted up at the last day; yea, and thus it was with this people. The account starts in chapter 7 at the time of King Mosiah II’s ascent to the throne with a scouting party from Zarahemla, led by Ammon I, which finds the descendants of Zeniff’s lost people, now led by King Limhi, the son of Noah and grandson of Zeniff. Tue, 10 Mar 2020. 27 Now when king Noah had heard of the words which Abinadi had spoken unto the people, he was also wroth; and he said: aWho is Abinadi, that I and my people should be judged of him, or bwho is the Lord, that shall bring upon my people such great affliction? Mosiah Chapter 11 « Previous Next » ... 26 Now it came to pass that when Abinadi had spoken these words unto them they were wroth with him, and sought to take away his life; but the Lord delivered him out of their hands. And those that would not confess their sins and repent of their iniquity, the same were not numbered among the people of the church; and their names were blotted out. Log into your account. Mosiah 11–17. 3. And they began again to have peace and to prosper exceedingly in the affairs of the church, walking circumspectly before God, receiving many and baptizing many. But after Alma had shewn them the way that led to the land of Nephi, the Lamanites would not keep their promise, but they set guards round about the land of Helam over Alma and his brethren, and the remainder of them went to the land of Nephi. 10 & 11. 20 And it came to pass that there was a man among them whose name was aAbinadi; and he went forth among them, and began to prophesy, saying: Behold, thus saith the Lord, and thus hath he commanded me, saying, Go forth, and say unto this people, thus saith the LordâWo be unto this people, for I have seen their abominations, and their wickedness, and their whoredoms; and except they repent I will bvisit them in mine anger. 5. Yea, and they have been taken in divers iniquities, and they do not repent of their iniquities. 23 And it shall come to pass that except this people repent and turn unto the Lord their God, they shall be brought into bondage; and none shall adeliver them, except it be the Lord the Almighty God. Yea, and all their priests and teachers should labor with their own hands for their support in all cases, save it were in sickness or in much want; and doing these things they did abound in the grace of God. And now I say unto you, you have been oppressed by king Noah, and have been in bondage to him and his priests, and have been brought into iniquity by them; therefore, ye were bound with the bands of iniquity. And now it came to pass that when Mosiah had made an end of speaking and reading to the people, he desired that Alma should also speak to the people. Assuming that Alma 1 was a priest and 30 years old when Abinadi first "went forth" among the people of Noah (Mosiah 11:20). And this, even if thou wilt of thyself be cast off. In its many other occurrences in the Book of Mormon text, the term "high priest" seems to refer to an office resembling the high priest in ancient Israel. For behold, it came to pass that while they were in the land of Helam, yea, in the city of Helam, while tilling the land round about, behold, an army of the Lamanites were in the borders of the land. Whosoever is baptized shall be baptized unto repentance, and whosoever ye receive shall believe in my name, and him will I freely forgive. Now king Mosiah had given Alma the authority over the church. Mosiah 11; 12:33–37; 13:11–26. In Mosiah 11:21-26, Abinadi calls the people of Noah to repentance in language heavy with Exodus symbolism. To offer more responsibility to the people, to offer them more freedom, without anyone having to rebel or start a revolution. And he said unto the king, Behold, here are many whom we have brought before thee, who are accused of their brethren. 3 And he laid a atax of one fifth part of all they possessed, a fifth part of their gold and of their silver, and a fifth part of their bziff, and of their copper, and of their brass and their iron; and a fifth part of their fatlings; and also a fifth part of all their grain. 21 And except they repent and turn to the Lord their God, behold, I will deliver them into the hands of their enemies; yea, and they shall be brought into abondage; and they shall be afflicted by the hand of their enemies. Yea, and in the valley of Alma they poured out their thanks to God because he had been merciful unto them, and eased their burdens, and had delivered them out of bondage — for they were in bondage, and none could deliver them except it were the Lord their God. Therefore they hushed their fears and began to cry unto the Lord that he would soften the hearts of the Lamanites, that they would spare them, and their wives, and children. Don’t Miss This Podcast Show Notes Mosiah 11-17: This week we cover: The Power of One When Someone Accuses Your Faith The Definition of Redeem Who is the Lord? (See also the biblical scriptures 2 Corinthians 6:18 and Ephesians 1:5). 15 And it came to pass that he planted vineyards round about in the land; and he built wine-presses, and made awine in abundance; and therefore he became a wine-bibber, and also his people. All of the instructions and links are now included in the download. And now it came to pass that Amulon began to exercise authority over Alma and his brethren, and began to persecute him, and cause that his children should persecute their children. And now I say unto thee, Alma, go thy way, and seek to destroy the church no more, that their prayers may be answered. - Book of Mosiah Ch. And it came to pass that Alma went and judged those that had been taken in iniquity, according to the word of the Lord. And they do not repent of their iniquities; therefore we have brought them before thee, that thou mayest judge them according to their crimes. And his father rejoiced, for he knew that it was the power of God. In Mosiah 11:21-26, Abinadi calls the people of Noah to repentance in language heavy with Exodus symbolism. Yea, and they have been taken in divers iniquities, and they do not repent of their iniquities. Mosiah had apparently felt that the matter was purely a religious one and should be handled by Alma and the church. Bookmarks. And he appointed teachers of the brethren of Amulon in every land which was possessed by his people. And thus they were instruments in the hands of God in bringing many to the knowledge of the truth, yea, to the knowledge of their Redeemer. Mosiah had previously refused to become involved when Alma requested that Mosiah judge a group of Nephite sinners (Mosiah 26:10-12). Therefore, it became expedient that those who committed sin, that were in the church, should be admonished by the church. And they shall be established, and they shall be my people. Mosiah 26:11 And he saith unto the king: Behold, here are many which we have brought before thee which are accused of their brethren. 26:11 And he said unto the king: Behold, here are many whom we have brought before thee, who are accused of their brethren; yea, and they have been taken in divers iniquities. For he was subject to king Laman, yet he exercised authority over them, and put tasks upon them, and put taskmasters over them. And this I know because I was like to be cast off. Thu, 12 Dec 2019. And whosoever repented of their sins and did confess them, them he did number among the people of the church. And Alma and his people did not raise their voices to the Lord their God, but did pour out their hearts to him; and he did know the thoughts of their hearts. Come Follow Me: Mosiah 11-17 (May 4-10) Here are some free Come Follow Me printables that go along with Mosiah 11-17. You might help class members understand the importance of having the commandments “written in [our] hearts” by asking them what they think this phrase means. And I will covenant with this my people and deliver them out of bondage. Neither Mosiah nor Alma wanted to judge the transgressors. 11 And the seats which were set apart for the a high priests, which were above all the other seats, he did ornament with pure gold; and he caused a breastwork to be built before them, that they might rest their bodies and their arms upon while they should speak lying and vain words to his people. For it came to pass that they did deceive many — with their flattering words — who were in the church, and did cause them to commit many sins. And behold, they had found those priests of king Noah in a place which they called Amulon, and they had began to possess the land of Amulon and had began to till the ground. Therefore we have brought them before thee, that thou may judge them according to their crimes. 2 For behold, he did not keep the commandments of God, but he did walk after the desires of his own heart. Mosiah 11:19 “…they were lifted up in the pride of their hearts; they did boast in their own strength…” In 2009, Kim B. Clark, shared the following story: “One summer many, many years ago, my mother decided it would be a great project for her children to refinish the dining room … And the Lord said unto me, Marvel not that all mankind, yea, men and women — all nations, kindreds, tongues, and people — must be born again, yea, born of God, changed from their carnal and fallen state to a state of righteousness, being redeemed of God, becoming his sons and daughters. Behold, I am born of the spirit. You might help class members understand the importance of having the commandments “written in [our] hearts” by asking them what they think this phrase means. Ezek. And he became a great hinderment to the prosperity of the church of God: stealing away the hearts of the people, causing much dissension among the people, giving a chance for the enemy of God to exercise his power over them. This is a natural extension of the idea discussed below that by baptism we take upon ourselves Christ’s name. ☼ Mosiah 26:12: But king Mosiah said unto Alma: “Behold, I judge them not; therefore I … And it came to pass that none received authority to preach or to teach except it were by him from God; therefore he consecrated all their priests and all their teachers, and none were consecrated except they were just men. 29 Now the eyes of the people were ablinded; therefore they bhardened their hearts against the words of Abinadi, and they sought from that time forward to take him. The message is, you need to change, or things are going to get bad for you. 14:16; 15:26; 16:2; 21:22; 2Â Kgs. This interchange is a great example of human nature. The Book of Mosiah 11:26 « » Reading speed Auto-scroll paragraphs Auto-advance to next chapter Chapter 11. © 2021 Scriptures.info - Text V1.241 - 2020.10.03. And he had many wives and aconcubines. Welcome! My soul was racked with Eternal torment, but I am snatched, and my soul is pained no more. But they taught them that they should keep their record, and that they might write one to another. Nevertheless, the Lord seeth fit to chasten his people; yea, he trieth their patience and their faith. Downloads Male Voice (MP3) Female Voice (MP3) Entire Book (PDF) Text Settings. These chapters in the Book of Mormon, giving an account of the message, trial, and death of the prophet Abinadi, are quite well known. For, said he, I have repented of my sins and have been redeemed of the Lord. See accounts of Abinadi in Mosiah 11â17. See Exodus 2:15, 3:10 and Mosiah 11:26, 12:1. And it came to pass that they did multiply and prosper exceedingly in the land of Helam; and they built a city which they called the city of Helam. And now, when Mosiah had made an end of reading the records, his people who tarried in the land were struck with wonder and amazement. Usually there was only one at a time. And it came to pass that king Mosiah granted unto Alma that he might establish churches throughout all the land of Zarahemla, and gave him power to ordain priests and teachers over every church. And they knew that there was nothing save the power of God that could shake the earth and cause it to tremble as though it would part asunder. And Amulon and his brethren did join the Lamanites, and they were traveling in the wilderness in search of the land of Nephi when they discovered the land of Helam, which was possessed by Alma and his brethren. And he caused that the priests should assemble themselves together. Book of Mormon Commentary Mosiah 26 Page 3 of 6 Mosiah 26:25 Second Trump The “second trump” refers to the announcement of the second resurrection or the resurrection of the unjust (see D&C 81:-86). Season 1: The Book of Mormon – chapter by chapter; Come Follow Me 2019 – New Testament; Season 2: CFM 2020. And it came to pass when Alma had heard these words, he wrote them down that he might have them and that he might judge the people of that church according to the commandments of God. There is something about dancing women which has a powerful effect on the carnal man. All of the instructions and links are now included in the download. And now as ye have been delivered by the power of God out of these bonds, yea, even out of the hands of king Noah and his people, and also from the bonds of iniquity, even so I desire that ye should stand fast in this liberty wherewith ye have been made free, and that ye trust no man to be a king over you; and also trusting no one to be your teacher nor your minister except he be a man of God, walking in his ways and keeping his commandments. View Downloads. Mosiah 26; Mosiah 27; Mosiah 28; Mosiah 29; Alma; Helaman; 3 Nephi; 4 Nephi; Mormon; Ether; Moroni; Mosiah 20. A-A; A+; Mosiah 23:2 the Lord did strengthen them, that the people of king Noah could not overtake them. And the Lamanites had compassion on Amulon and his brethren and did not destroy them, because of their wives. Mosiah 11:2 As it turns out, Noah was a wicked man, “And he had many wives and concubines. B of Morman; Mosiah 26:4 Overcome the hard heart! 1 And now it came to pass that Zeniff conferred the kingdom upon Noah, one of his sons; therefore Noah began to reign in his stead; and he did not walk in the ways of his father. And he also read the account of Alma and his brethren, and all their afflictions from the time they left the land of Zarahemla until the time they returned again. And how blessed are they, for they did publish peace; they did publish good tidings of good, and they did declare unto the people that the Lord reigneth. Mosiah 26. And now, when Mosiah had made an end of reading the records, his people who tarried in the land were struck with wonder and amazement. And a part of them returned to the land of Helam, and also brought with them the wives and the children of the guards who had been left in the land. Elder D. Todd Christofferson. KnoWhys KnoWhys on Mosiah 11 KnoWhys on Mosiah 12 KnoWhys on Mosiah 13 KnoWhys on Mosiah 14 KnoWhys on Mosiah 15 KnoWhys on Mosiah 16 KnoWhys on Mosiah 17 Recommended Resources Learn about the Book of Mormon with verse by verse commentaries from renowned Book of Mormon scholars like John W. Welch and Brant A. Gardner in the ScripturePlus app. And there was a strict command throughout all the churches that there should be no persecutions among them, that there should be an equality among all men, that they should let no pride nor haughtiness disturb their peace, that every man should esteem his neighbor as himself, laboring with their own hands for their support. And it came to pass that king Mosiah sent a proclamation throughout the land round about that there should not any unbeliever persecute any of those who belonged to the church of God. 10 And he also caused that his workmen should work all manner of fine work within the walls of the atemple, of fine wood, and of copper, and of brass. Hide Footnotes. Thus, Alma would have been 32 years old when Abinadi came the second time "after the space of two years" (Mosiah 12:1). Sepia. And after they had been in the wilderness twelve days, they arrived to the land of Zarahemla; and king Mosiah did also receive them with joy. And in the morning, the Lord caused a deep sleep to come upon the Lamanites; yea, and all their taskmasters were in a profound sleep. Ex. Therefore, they took upon themselves the name of Nephi, that they might be called the children of Nephi and be numbered among those who were called Nephites. And now all the people of Zarahemla were numbered with the Nephites, and this because the kingdom had been conferred upon none but those who were descendants of Nephi. B. An account of Alma and the people of the Lord who were driven into the wilderness by the people of king Noah. Footnotes. Now Alma having been warned of the Lord that the armies of king Noah would come upon them and had made it known to his people, therefore they gathered together their flocks, and took of their grain, and departed into the wilderness before the armies of king Noah. Description. But notwithstanding all this, they did impart much consolation to the church, confirming their faith, and exhorting them with long-suffering and much travail to keep the commandments of God.