Alma the Younger
Balaam and the angel, painting from Gustav Jaeger, 1836 via Wikipedia
KnoWhy #426
“Behold, an angel of the Lord came and stood before them, and he spake unto them.”
1 Nephi 3:29
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KnoWhy #398
“And this is the manner after which they were ordained—being called and prepared from the foundation of the world according to the foreknowledge of God, on account of their exceeding faith and good works; in the first place being left to choose good or evil; therefore they having chosen good, and exercising exceedingly great faith, are called with a holy calling, yea, with that holy calling which was prepared with, and according to, a preparatory redemption for such.”
Alma 13:3
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KnoWhy #393
“I even remain alone to write the sad tale of the destruction of my people.”
Mormon 8:3
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KnoWhy #390
“Behold, O my son, how great iniquity ye brought upon the Zoramites; for when they saw your conduct they would not believe in my words.”
Alma 39:11
Abish by James Fullmer
KnoWhy #374
“Thus, having been converted to the Lord ... therefore, when she saw that all the servants of Lamoni had fallen to the earth, and also her mistress, the queen, and the king, and Ammon lay prostrate upon the earth, she knew that it was the power of God; and supposing that this opportunity, by making known unto the people what had happened among them, that by beholding this scene it would cause them to believe in the power of God, therefore she ran forth from house to house, making it known unto the people.”
Alma 19:17
Image by Book of Mormon Central
KnoWhy #326
“Now my son, I would that ye should repent and forsake your sins, and go no more after the lusts of your eyes, but cross yourself in all these things; for except ye do this ye can in nowise inherit the kingdom of God. Oh, remember, and take it upon you, and cross yourself in these things.”
Alma 39:9
Four Prophets by Robert T. Barrett via lds.org
KnoWhy #284
“He ... cried with a loud voice, and prophesied unto the people whatsoever things the Lord put into his heart.”
Helaman 13:4
John the Baptist Baptizing Jesus by Harry Anderson
KnoWhy #279
“And now behold, these are the words which ye shall say, calling them by name, saying: Having authority given me of Jesus Christ, I baptize you in the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Ghost. Amen.”
3 Nephi 11:24–25
Angel Appears to Alma and the Sons of Mosiah by Jerry Thompson
KnoWhy #264
“But behold, God sent his holy angel ... and behold, he spake unto us, as it were the voice of thunder, and the whole earth did tremble beneath our feet.”
Alma 36:6–7