Discerning Evil Needs Priesthood

Discerning Evil Needs Priesthood

Discourses of the Prophet Joseph Smith, pp. 112-113 “… who can describe an angel of light? If Satan should appear as one in glory, who can tell his color, his signs, his appearance, his glory—or what is the manner of his manifestation? Who can drag into daylight and...

Moroni’s Magical Manifestations

Moroni’s Magical Manifestations

Galatians 1:6-8; “I marvel that ye are so soon removed from him that called you into the grace of Christ unto another gospel: 7 Which is not another; but there be some that trouble you, and would pervert the gospel of Christ. 8 But though we, or an angel from heaven,...

Two Angels, Two Messages: Moroni v. Gabriel

Two Angels, Two Messages: Moroni v. Gabriel

Message from the angel Gabriel told Joseph: Matthew 1:21; “Call his name Jesus for he will save his people from their sins…”  Message from the angel of light Moroni told Joseph Smith: Joseph Smith History 1:33; “…my name should be had for good and evil among all...

And Then Nephi became Moroni

And Then Nephi became Moroni

Jude 4; “For there are certain men crept in unawares, who were before of old ordained to this condemnation, ungodly men, turning the grace of our God into lasciviousness, and denying the only Lord God, and our Lord Jesus Christ.” By and large, members of the LDS...

LDS Clipart Points to Wrong God

LDS Clipart Points to Wrong God

 General Conference, “An High Priest of Good Things to Come” October 1999 “Trust in God and believe in good things to come.”     Romans 1:25; “Who changed the truth of God into a lie, and worshipped and served the creature more than the Creator, who...

Moroni: The Golden Calf of Mormonism

Moroni: The Golden Calf of Mormonism

While gathering info for a new article earlier this week, I came across an interesting story in Mormondom. In 2009, the Deseret News published an article ‘20 little-known facts about the Mormon Angel Moroni statue’. They showed a different Moroni statue with each fact...

Angels with Flaming Swords and Joseph Smith

Angels with Flaming Swords and Joseph Smith

Genesis 3:24; “So he drove out the man; and he placed at the east of the garden of Eden Cherubims, and a flaming sword which turned every way, to keep the way of the tree of life.” There are a lot of places in the Bible where we find angels mentioned and by a lot that...