Tag Archives: blood atonement

Historical Events in Mormon History: Moroni and Blood Atonement

23 September

Philippians 4:8; “Finally, brethren, whatsoever things are true, whatsoever things are honest, whatsoever things are just, whatsoever things are pure, whatsoever things are lovely, whatsoever things are of good report; if there be any virtue, and if there be any praise, think on these things.” Today I received my daily e-mail from TodayinMormonHistory.com which served as another reminder of why I left the Church. In the annals of LDS history […]

Diluting Jesus’ Blood

25 June

D&C 76:52; “That by keeping the commandments they might be washed and cleansed from all their sins, and receive the Holy Spirit by the laying on of the hands of him who is ordained and sealed unto this power.” Today we’re examining how the LDS Church handles the blood of Christ. The foregoing Mormon scripture is anything but promising to those looking for a […]

1,000+ Mormon Quotes

09 August

Here’s our 2nd list of 1,000+ Reasons to Leave Mormonism, aka, Mormon Quotes/Dilemmas! Because I can’t/won’t publish these things without qualifying the reason why, allow me to explain. First and foremost I do this because I believe it’s important everyone has access to truth.  You deserve and need to know the truth before you invest yourself […]

Peace and Violence among 19th-Century Latter-day Saints

17 June

Journal of Discourses 2:186; “I will take the Government of the United States, and the laws of Missouri and Illinois, from the year 1833 to 1845, and if they had been carried out according to their letter and spirit, they would have strung up the murderers and mobocrats who illegally and unrighteously killed, plundered, harassed, […]

The Unforgiving god of Mormonism

27 April

When I was a Mormon I heard a lot about a book called The Miracle of Forgiveness by Spencer W. Kimball, who was prophet of the church. As a highly respected church leader, his words carried a lot of weight with the church members, leading many of my fellow Mormons to recommend this book to each […]