“In the Sight of God Continually”

Brant Gardner

Mormon’s narrative is frequently one of contrasts between the righteous and the wicked. Mormon is now beginning a section of his narrative that will increasingly chronicle the wicked, but he want us to understand that even among the increasing wickedness there are the stalwart faithful. In this case, he uses Helaman and his sons as the examples for all of the faithful Nephites during this period of time.

Multidimensional Commentary on the Book of Mormon