Understanding the Scriptures
|This corruption does not put on incorruption (v. 2)||This mortal body will not be resurrected|
|Space betwixt (v. 6)||Time between|
|Fiery indignation (v. 14)||Intense righteous anger|
|Consignation, consigned (vv. 15, 17, 26)||Assignment, judgment|
|Restored (v. 23)||Brought back|
|Dregs (v. 26)||The sediment and the foreign matter that settles at the bottom of a container of wine; to “drink the dregs” of something is to drink the worst part of it|
© 1994 Jolynn M. Hegsted
Studying the Scriptures
Do activity C and activity A or B as you study Alma 40.
Finish the Sentence
Scan Alma 40:1–8 and find the words that complete each of the following sentences. Write the completed sentences in your notebook.
“There is no Resurrection … until____________________.”
“There is a time appointed that____________________.”
“There must needs be____________________.”
Paradise or Prison?
Alma 40:11–15 mentions two conditions in the spirit world. Read those verses and list some consequences following death for the righteous and for the wicked.
Match the Statement to a Verse
From what you learn in Alma 40:15–26, write a doctrinal statement about the Resurrection for each of the following phrases:
The spirit and the body
At the time of Christ’s Resurrection
Between death and resurrection
A state of happiness or misery
Stand before God
All things restored
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