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It is a weighty matter to “sit in judgment upon transgressors” (D&C 107:72). Truly, as Joseph Smith taught, “none but fools will trifle with the souls of men” (Teachings, p. 137). Lacking the certainty of experience, Alma here sought the confirmation of revelation.
Joseph F. McConkie, Robert L. Millet