Gathered here are case studies of some of the enemy's top soldiers in his army , Laman and Lemuel, Korihor, King Noah, Amalickiah , as well as the strategies that allowed the Lord's righteous warriors , Nephi, Alma the Younger, Abinadi, Captain Moroni , to defeat them.
President Ezra Taft Benson said, "The Book of Mormon exposes the enemies of Christ . . . . It fortifies the humble followers of Christ against the evil designs, strategies, and doctrines of the devil in our day. " By learning about the bad guys, by studying their traits, tricks, and tactics, we will be able to see clearly the plans and plots Satan used in Book of Mormon times. And because they are the same plans he is using today, we will have "insider information" on how to defeat him.