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Apostle Stapley’s Letter Protesting Civil Rights for Blacks

19 November

Acts 17:26; “And hath made of one blood all nations of men for to dwell on all the face of the earth, and hath determined the times before appointed, and the bounds of their habitation;” About a month after I was born, LDS apostle Delbert Stapley, wrote a letter to then Michigan Governor, George W. […]

Mormon Church Ignores God’s Directives and Heeds Joe Smith’s Racism

23 October

Acts 17:26 “And hath made of one blood all nations of men for to dwell on all the face of the earth, and hath determined the times before appointed, and the bounds of their habitation”. Take the Gospel to All Men and Nations Doctrine and Covenants 42:58; “And I give unto you a commandment that then ye shall teach […]

Racist Contradictions in Mormon Doctrines: 2 Prophetic Revelations, 2 Opinions on Blacks in Priesthood

11 July

David O. McKay “Although, I do not care much for a negro, still I have a warm spot in my heart for those beautiful singers.” “There is not now, and there never has been a doctrine in this church that the negroes are under a divine curse. There is no doctrine in the church of […]

LDS’ Contradictory Definition of ‘Pure’

06 January

LDS Newsroom, ‘Temple Garments’ “Temple robes of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, known as the robes of the holy priesthood, are worn only inside Mormon temples and reserved for the highest sacraments of the faith. White symbolizes purity.…” [emp. mine] Ephesians 4:14; “That we henceforth be no more children, tossed to and fro, and […]

The False Prophecy of the LDS 2nd Declaration

08 June

LDS Official Declaration 2 “…Aware of the promises made by the prophets and presidents of the Church who have preceded us that at some time, in God’s eternal plan, all of our brethren who are worthy may receive the priesthood…He has heard our prayers, and by revelation has confirmed that the long-promised day has come…” […]

What the Book of Mormon and Pearl of Great Price say about Race

06 June

1 John 2:9; “He that saith he is in the light, and hateth his brother, is in darkness even until now.” The extra-biblical canon of Mormonism reveals many reasons why the LDS Church isn’t a Christian organization, and our focus today is on one of those reasons. The racist narrative found in Mormon canon is […]