If, If Not
    Footnotes

    “If, If Not,” Friend, Nov. 1992, 23

    If, If Not

    Follow the instructions for each question, then read the letters in your answers to learn what these Book of Mormon heroes had in common.

    1. If Enos was hunting in the forest when he cried unto the Lord in prayer, write the letter P on the line; if not, write the letter S. (See Enos 1:1–4.) _____

    2. If Lehi found food outside his tent door in the wilderness, write the letter U on the line; if not, write the letter R. (See 1 Ne. 16:10.) _____

    3. If King Mosiah prayed about letting his four sons go on missions to the Lamanites, write the letter O on the line; if not, write the letter L. (See Mosiah 28:5–8.) ____

    4. If Nephi broke his steel bow while fighting the Lamanites, write the letter M on the line; if not, write the letter P. (See 1 Ne. 16:17–18.) ____

    5. If Ether lived in a tent while he watched the destruction of the Jaredites, write the letter S on the line; if not, write the letter H. (See Ether 13:13–14.) ____

    6. If the Nephites shot arrows and threw stones at Samuel the Lamanite while he was on the wall preaching, write the letter E on the line; if not, write the letter R. (See Hel. 16:1–2.) ____

    7. If Alma baptized people in the River Sidon after escaping from wicked King Noah, write the letter B on the line; if not, write the letter T. (See Mosiah 18: 5–8, 10–14.) ____

    8. If the Brother of Jared asked the Lord to light sixteen small stones by striking them with lightning, write the letter N on the line; if not, write the letter S. (See Ether 3:1, 4, 6.) ____

    Answer:

    • These Book of Mormon heroes were all prophets.