Outsider Business Warrants Condemnable Shunning

Outsider Business Warrants Condemnable Shunning

Journal of Discourses 12:315; “And you, sisters, cease trading with any man or being in this city or country who does not belong to the church. If you do not, we are going to cut you off from the church, for we are determined not to be driven or broken up again, and...

Mormon God is Finite Being

Mormon God is Finite Being

 Deseret News, November 16, 1859, p. 290; “It appears ridiculous to the world, under their darkened and erroneous traditions, that God has once been a finite being; and yet we are not in such close communion with him as many have supposed. He has passed on, and is...

Celebrating Brigham Young and the Pioneers of ‘47

Celebrating Brigham Young and the Pioneers of ‘47

Luke 12:34 “For where your treasure is, there will your heart be also.” Utah’s annual celebration of Brigham Young declaring ‘This is the Place’ is in full swing this weekend with the customary parades, fireworks, green jell-o. and rodeos. Utah spares no expense with...

The Complicated Relationship of Mormon Polygamy

The Complicated Relationship of Mormon Polygamy

The LDS Church has a few things in common with a rather obscure creature from the animal world; the chameleon. The chameleon can change colors to blend in, and they’re usually solitary creatures unless they’re seen with a group of other female chameleons. Historically...

More LDS Contradictions about Adam, pt. 2

More LDS Contradictions about Adam, pt. 2

James 1:13; “Let no man say when he is tempted, I am tempted of God: for God cannot be tempted with evil, neither tempteth he any man.” A few days ago we looked at the Mormon’s version of the first man, Adam. See More LDS Contradictions about Adam, pt. 1. Today we’re...

Brigham’s Dying Words

Brigham’s Dying Words

A Comprehensive History of the Church 5:509; “The last words he uttered, that were distinctly understood,” says the bedside chronicle, were— “Joseph, Joseph, Joseph!”” – B.H. Roberts, Historian   Acts 7:59-60; “And they stoned Stephen, calling upon God, and...