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LDS Essay Book of Mormon Geography

05 February

General Conference, ‘Book of Mormon Geography,’ April 1929, pp. 15-16 “There is a great deal of talk about the geography of the Book of Mormon. Where was Zarahemla? Where was the City of Zarahemla? and other geographic matters. It doesn’t make any difference to us. There has never been anything yet set forth that definitively settles […]

Church Explains Why Gospel Topic Essays aren’t Publicized

20 July

Psalm 101:7; “He that worketh deceit shall not dwell within my house: He that telleth lies shall not tarry in my sight.” Today we’re looking at a post on the Mormon Stories podcast website hosted by John Dehlin. As many of you probably know, Mr. Dehlin was ex-communicated in early 2015 for speaking out against the Church. […]

LDS Essay Plural Marriage in Kirtland and Nauvoo

26 October

Fasten your seatbelts folks, here we go. The Church released another essay on Wednesday, October 22, 2014 just in time for Halloween. This dark and spooky story is about the Church fessin’ up to at least 33 of Smith’s extracurricular activities in life which Smith referred to as ‘The Principle’, better known as Plural Marriage […]

LDS Essay Plural Marriage and Families

14 August

In December 2013 the Church published an essay defending their history of polygamy and why they practiced it. In response to their outlandish claims we’ve been addressing their rewrite of history, but this time around we’re doing things a bit differently.  Woo-hoo!  I’m pulling out some of their major lies and will address them here, so here […]

LDS Essay Translation on Book of Abraham

11 August

Earlier this year (July 2014), the LDS Church published another essay for its Gospel Topics section of their website.  Its title is ‘Translation and Historicity of the Book of Abraham’.  The essays have touched on a number of controversial subjects and this time around proved no different. This latest essay was yet another stab at covering up […]

LDS Essays

18 June

In 2013 the LDS Church began publishing essays on various doctrinal items to add to the Gospel Topics section of their website. They said they’ve done this to clarify some confusing aspects of Mormonism and clear up any confusion. Unfortunately they’ve only made things worse for themselves by not being forthright in their information. To […]