Category Archives: Government

The Voice of the People – Alma 2:6-8

5 And it came to pass that the people assembled themselves together throughout all the land, every man according to his mind, whether it were for or against Amlici, in separate bodies, having much dispute and wonderful contentions one with … Continue reading

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They Were Obliged to Abide by the Laws – Alma 1:1

1 Now it came to pass that in the first year of the reign of the judges over the people of Nephi, from this time forward, king Mosiah having gone the way of all the earth, having warred a good … Continue reading

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The People Did Rise Up in Rebellion – Ether 10:5-8

5 And it came to pass that Riplakish did not do that which was right in the sight of the Lord, for he did have many wives and concubines, and did lay that upon men’s shoulders which was grievous to … Continue reading

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Surely This Thing Leadeth into Captivity – Ether 6:22-23

22 And it came to pass that the people desired of them that they should anoint one of their sons to be a king over them. 23 And now behold, this was grievous unto them. And the brother of Jared … Continue reading

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Much Dispute and Wonderful Contentions – Alma 2:2-5

2 Now this Amlici had, by his cunning, drawn away much people after him; even so much that they began to be very powerful; and they began to endeavor to establish Amlici to be a king over the people. 3 … Continue reading

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That Every Man Might Bear His Part – Mosiah 29:33-34

33 And many more things did king Mosiah write unto them, unfolding unto them all the trials and troubles of a righteous king, yea, all the travails of soul for their people, and also all the murmurings of the people … Continue reading

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Ether 14:1-2 Every Man Did Cleave Unto That Which Was His Own

1 And now there began to be a great curse upon all the land because of the iniquity of the people, in which, if a man should lay his tool or his sword upon his shelf, or upon the place … Continue reading

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