The Jesus of Mormonism

“He saith unto them, But whom say ye that I am? And Simon Peter answered and said, Thou art the Christ, the Son of the living God.” – Matthew 16:15-16 The above two verses captured my attention as a Mormon teenager growing up in Utah.  I didn’t understand the meaning...

The god of Mormonism

A few weeks ago an e-mail came through asking for my opinion on whom I believe the Mormons are praying to.  You’ll find the original e-mail and my response below. Dear Michelle, I have been a Christian for many years, and along the way have had one family who...

The Bible and Mormonism

In January of 1972 I sat on a platform in front of my local Mormon ward.  I was receiving the prayers and “laying on of hands” for the “gift of the Holy Ghost” and becoming a member of the LDS Church.  Twenty four hours earlier I had been washed in the baptismal font...