Before Mormons Were Polytheists…

Before Mormons Were Polytheists…

Lectures on Faith [Salt Lake City: Deseret Book Co., 1985], 5:2, pp. 48-49 “And he being the Only Begotten of the Father, full of grace and truth, and having overcome, received a fullness of the glory of the Father, possessing the same mind with the Father, which mind...

LDS Hymn Changes Hide True Mormonism

LDS Hymn Changes Hide True Mormonism

D&C 25:11 “And it shall be given thee, also, to make a selection of sacred hymns, as it shall be given thee, which is pleasing unto me, to be had in my church.” — Joseph Smith revelation for wife Emma — Harmony, PA, July 1830 Today we’re taking a look at...

Adam, Eve Parents of Flesh and Spirits

Adam, Eve Parents of Flesh and Spirits

Journal of Discourses 7:290 “Adam and Eve are the parents of all pertaining to the flesh, and I would not say that they are not also the parents of our spirits.” — Brigham Young, Great Salt Lake City, October 9, 1859 Jeremiah 7:17-18 “Seest thou not what...

The Mormon ‘Mother in Heaven’ Conundrum

The Mormon ‘Mother in Heaven’ Conundrum

Gospel Through the Ages, p. 98 ~ “The stupendous truth of the existence of a Heavenly Mother, as well as a Heavenly Father, became established facts in Mormon Theology.” ~Milton R. Hunter, 1958 However, 33 yrs later Mr. Hinckley downplayed what is and isn’t,...

Is the Book of Mormon the answer your questions?

Is the Book of Mormon the answer your questions?

As I was on the web last night looking at my email I noticed a video ad that asked the questions; “How do I forgive?”, “Will God help me? Where can I find happiness? “. These questions were followed by the caption, “The Book of Mormon: Real Answers, Real Questions”,...

Mormonism and Beehives

Mormonism and Beehives

Yesterday we read how LDS apostle Ballard encouraged the young girls of Mormonism to do good deeds for others. That in itself isn’t a bad thing, but using an occult fertility symbol isn’t the mark of true Christianity. I wrote about this a few years back so we’re...

Systemic Flaws in Forever Families Doctrine

Systemic Flaws in Forever Families Doctrine

Matthew 22:30 ‘…they neither marry, nor are given in marriage, but are as the angels of God in heaven.’ Twenty-four years ago today, I asked Jesus to be my God and Savior! PTL! The list of questions I had rolling around in my head had become commonplace, and kept...