Tag Archives: false prophet Joseph Smith

Contradictions in Mormon Canon: Did Joseph Smith Write, or Translate the Book of Mormon?

09 March

 Doctrine and Covenants 24:1; “Behold, thou wast called and chosen to write the Book of Mormon, and to my ministry; and I have lifted thee up out of thine afflictions, and have counseled thee, that thou hast been delivered from all thine enemies, and thou hast been delivered from the powers of Satan and from […]

Is Enoch the Archangel Raphael?

06 March

 Mormon Doctrine, p. 438*; “Raphael … an angelic ministrant, a personage who held keys of power during his mortal ministry, returned to earth…and conferred the keys of his dispensation upon Joseph Smith. (D. & C. 128:21.) The Bible contains no mention of Raphael…As to Raphael’s mortal identity we can only speculate. … An inference thus […]

3 Reasons Why the Book of Mormon Doesn’t ‘Promote’ the Bible

03 March

Ensign, ‘The Restoration of Major Doctrines through Joseph Smith: Priesthood, the Word of God, and the Temple,’ February 1989; “New scripture promotes faith in other sacred texts. Mormon 7:9 adds that the Nephite records were “written for the intent that ye may believe [the Bible].” [Morm. 7:9]” – By Donald Q. Cannon, Larry E. Dahl, and John W. […]

Satan and Joseph Smith: There is No Hell

27 February

 2 Nephi 28:22; “And behold, others he flattereth away, and telleth them there is no hell; and he saith unto them: I am no devil, for there is none—and thus he whispereth in their ears, until he grasps them with his awful chains, from whence there is no deliverance.” Joseph Smith-Seeker After Truth, pp.177-178; “…others, who are not classed as […]

Mormonism Violates God’s Commandments with Edits

24 February

  Title Page of the Book of Mormon “…Written by way of commandment, and also by the spirit of prophecy and of revelation—… if there are faults they are the mistakes of men; wherefore, condemn not the things of God, that ye may be found spotless at the judgment-seat of Christ. TRANSLATED BY JOSEPH SMITH, Jun.” 1 Corinthians 2:12-13; […]

Earth Created from Pieces of Other Planets

13 February

 The Restoration of Major Doctrines through Joseph Smith: The Godhead, Mankind, and the Creation By Donald Q. Cannon, Larry E. Dahl, and John W. Welch “…William Clayton, the Prophet’s private secretary, reported Joseph Smith as saying in 1841, “This earth was organized or formed out of other planets which were broke up and remodeled and made into the […]

Joseph and Lucifer Compared

15 January

Originally, this article was published in 2011. While looking through our websites, I noticed it had mysteriously become attached to another article, ‘Joseph Smith, Nephi and Moroni’. Yikes! Long story short, we’re cleaning house, as they say! Today we’re republishing ‘Joseph and Lucifer Compared’ as its own little self in hopes it’ll clear up any confusion. […]