Understanding the Scriptures
|Quarter (v. 1)||Part, section|
|Tribulations (vv. 2, 7)||Troubles, distress|
|It sufficeth me (v. 5)||It is enough for me|
|Console (v. 11)||Comfort, reassure|
|Toiling (v. 15)||Working, laboring|
|Valiantly (v. 16)||Bravely|
|Durst (vv. 24–25, 40)||Dared|
|Sally forth (v. 29)||Rush forward to attack|
|Occasioned (v. 51)||Caused|
Studying the Scriptures
Do two of the following activities (A–C) as you study Alma 56.
Courage in Battle
Read Alma 56:42–56 and answer the following questions:
Why were the sons of the people of Ammon so courageous?
What brought Helaman “great joy” after the battle?
Write a Letter
Review Alma 56:27–29, 47–48, 54–56 and imagine being one of the stripling soldiers. Write a letter to your parents explaining how their contributions and influence helped you as a soldier.
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