Image by Kirk Grim Today we’ll be covering questions 7 and 8 of our ongoing series based on the article ‘51 questions that might lead you to Mormonism’. Question 7 “Why do people believe God the Father and Jesus Christ are one being when Christ refers to himself and His Father as two men? (John […]
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Godhead of Mormonism
The godhead of Mormonism is nothing like the Trinity of Christianity. Their belief in God, Jesus and the Holy Spirit is made up of exalted men and a spiritual force that can provide inspiration to members if they’re following the dictates of the Church. Every single core belief of Christianity was turned on its proverbial […]
Tip of the Day, May 8
May 8 – Ps. 82:6; “I have said, Ye are gods; and all of you are children of the most High”.
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Adam Created by the gods Encyclopedia of Mormonism, pg. 15; “Latter-day scriptures attest that Adam is a son of God, that his physical body was created by the Gods in their own image and placed in the Garden of Eden (Moses 6:9, 22; Abr. 5:7-11; TPJS, p. 345-53; cf. 2 Ne. 2:14-19).”
Tip of the Day, March 25
March 25 – John 4:24 says “God is a spirit and those that worship him must worship him in spirit and in truth”.
Tip of the Day, January 3
January 3 – elohim. In the Hebrew this mighty name for God means creator and the fullness or the Deity of God. In Gen. 1:26 God said; “Let Us make man in our image, after our likeness”.
Creation The book of Moses in the Pearl of Great Price is the account of the creation. Moses 2:1-31 is much like the account of the creation as told in the Bible. Now if we skip over to Abraham chapters 4 and 5 in the Pearl of Great Price we see an entirely different story […]
Tip of the Day, September 23
September 23 – Psalms 82:6-7; “They know not, neither will they understand; they walk on in darkness: all the foundations of the earth are out of course. I have said, Ye are gods; and all of you are children of the most High. But ye shall die like men, and fall like one of the […]
God – Heavenly Father/elohim As stated before, the Mormon god is an exalted man. Hyrum L. Andrus said this in his book God and Man in Eternal Union, pg. 1; “The revelations of Joseph Smith support this view. “If the veil were rent today, and the great God who holds this world in its orbit, […]
Tip of the Day, August 22
August 22 – Job 38:4-6; “Where wast thou when I laid the foundations of the earth? declare, if thou hast understanding. Who hath laid the measures thereof, if thou knowest? or who hath stretched the line upon it? Whereupon are the foundations thereof fastened? or who laid the corner stone thereof.”