Mosiah’s Sons’ Mission to the Lamanites
Ammon asks the king if he will believe him if he tells him.
The king agrees to believe anything Ammon says.
Ammon asks Lamoni if he believes that God exists.
Lamoni does not understand.
Ammon asks Lamoni if he believes that a Great Spirit exists.
Lamoni says he does.
Ammon explains that the Great Spirit is God, then asks him if he believes in the divine creation of earth and heaven.
Lamoni belives in the creation of earth, but does not know what heaven is.
Ammon explains that heaven is the place where God lives.
Lamoni asks if it is above the earth.
Ammon says yes, that God looks down on his creation from above.
Lamoni believes Ammon, and asks if Ammon is sent by God.
Ammon confesses he is just a man, but he was called of God and has access to the Holy Spirit.
Ammon proceeds to teach Lamoni about the creation of earth, the Fall of Adam, the chronology of the world. and the history of Israel.
Ammon also goes through the history of the Lehite colony, and teaches the doctrine of Christ.