“And Alma Was the First and Chief Judge”

Brant Gardner

The next major book in the Book of Mormon is the Book of Alma. Mormon is preparing us for that book by using Alma as one of the terminal points of the Mosiah dynasty. Thus we have the general synopsis that Alma is a good man (“walk[s] in the ways of the Lord”) and that he judged righteous judgments.

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