19 "And now I ask of you, on what conditions are they saved? Yea, what grounds had they to hope for salvation? 20 What is the cause of their being loosed from the bands of death, yea, and also the chains of hell? 21 "Behold, I can tell you; Did not my father Alma believe in the words which were delivered by the mouth of Abinadi? And was he not a holy prophet? 22 Did he not speak the word of God and my father Alma believed them? 23 And according to his faith there was a mighty change wrought in his heart; 24 Behold, I say unto you that this is all true. 25 "And behold, he preached the word unto your fathers, And a mighty change was also wrought in their hearts, And they humbled themselves and put their trust in the true and living God. 26 "And behold, they were faithful until the end, therefore, they were saved. 27 "And now behold, I ask of you my brethren of the church, Have ye spiritually been born of God? 28 Have ye received His image in your own countenances? 29 Have ye experienced this mighty change in your hearts? 30 Do ye exercise faith in the redemption of Him who created you? 31 Do you look forward with an eye of faith and view this mortal body raised in immortality? And this corruption raised in incorruption, to stand before God to be judged according to the deeds which hath been done in the mortal body? 32 "I say unto you, can you imagine to yourselves that ye hear the voice of the Lord saying unto you in that day: 'Come unto Me, ye blessed, For behold, your works have been the works of righteousness upon the face of the earth'? 33 "Or do ye imagine to yourselves that ye can lie unto the Lord at that day and say: 'Lord, our works have been righteous works upon the face of the earth,' And that He will save you? 34 "Or otherwise, can ye imagine yourselves brought before the tribunal of God with your souls filled with guilt and remorse, having a remembrance of all your guilt? 35 Yea, a perfect remembrance of all your wickedness? Yea, a remembrance that ye have set at defiance the commandments of God? 36 "I say unto you, can ye look up to God at that day with a pure heart and clean hands? 37 "I say unto you, can you look up, having the image of God engraven upon your countenances? 38 "I say unto you, can ye think of being saved when you have yielded yourselves to become subjects to the devil? 39 "I say unto you, ye will know at that day that ye cannot be saved, For there can no man be saved except his garments are washed white;
Jesus reveals himself to a notable Jewish scientist.
Dr. James Tour shares his life-changing testimony of Jesus here:
"Yea, when ye shall call upon the Father in my name, with a broken heart and a contrite spirit, then shall ye know that the Father hath remembered the covenant which he made unto your fathers, O house of Israel;"
"And I will pour upon the house of David, and upon the inhabitants of Jerusalem, the spirit of grace and of supplications; and they shall look upon me whom they have pierced, and they shall mourn for him, as one mourneth for his only son, and shall be in bitterness for him, as one that is in bitterness for his firstborn.