VIDEO: Abish: Minor Character or Major Implications? A Book of Mormon Metaphor for Prophets and Temples #ComeFollowMe

VIDEO: Abish: Minor Character or Major Implications? A Book of Mormon Metaphor for Prophets and Temples

Mentioned only in chapter 19 of the Book of Mormon, Abish plays a role in the conversion of a kingdom. Abish can be meaningfully studied as a type and shadow of prophets, seers, and revelators – with implications for our own temple worship as members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Ready to learn more? Let’s dive? What else have you learned from your study of Abish?
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#ComeFollowMe with Living Scriptures: Alma 17-22 Ammon Mission to the Lamanites chapter 3

#ComeFollowMe with Living Scriptures: Alma 17-22

Ammon’s deep conversion to the gospel gave him a desire to teach those who many thought were unteachable – the Lamanites. We can learn many things about sharing the gospel from Ammon’s example. Ammon first gained the trust of King Lamoni by being his servant.
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VIDEO: Come Follow Me (Insights into the Book of Mormon Internal Geography Map) Book of Mormon Central

VIDEO: Come Follow Me (Insights into the Book of Mormon Internal Geography Map)

As a resource to our Come, Follow Me lesson on Alma 17–22 (June 22–28), we’ve created a second video to help readers better understand the map of the Book of Mormon. It’s remarkable how consistent this map is. It witnesses of the divinity of the Book of Mormon, as something that Joseph Smith could not have made up himself. Most of all, it testifies of Christ.
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VIDEO: #ComeFollowMe Alma 13-16: Why Did Alma Respond in the Way He Did to the “Order of Nehor” in Ammonihah? (Book of Mormon Central Knowhy #566)

VIDEO: #ComeFollowMe Alma 13-16: Why Did Alma Respond in the Way He Did to the “Order of Nehor” in Ammonihah? (Book of Mormon Central Knowhy #566)

The people of Ammonihah were of the order of Nehor, so it can be useful to consider Alma’s teachings to them, especially in Alma 12-13, as a response to the five main teachings of Nehor summarized in Alma 1:3-4. In this light, it becomes clear why Alma focused on the plan of redemption and the true order of the priesthood.
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