Tag Archives: Mormon Dilemmas

Mormon Dilemma 82

18 October

Babies; When Baby Kicks Spirit Enters Body Journal of Discourses 18:258-259; “When the body is prepared, at the proper time, the spirit enters the tabernacle, and all the world of mankind in their reflections and researches must come to this conclusion, for the fact is they can come to no other—that when the mother feels […]

Mormon Dilemma 81

17 October

Mormon Dilemma 81 Journal of Discourses, 1:39; “There is not that being that ever had the privilege of hearing the way of life and salvation set before him as it is written in the New Testament, and in the Book of Mormon, and in the Book of Doctrine and Covenants, by a Latter-day Saint, that […]

Mormon Dilemma 80

15 October

Mormon Dilemma 80 According to the LDS Church What is a Cult? In Mormon Doctrine, pgs. 174 & 699, Bruce McConkie defined a cult as “sects”.  Under the sects section it says; “See APOSTASY, CHRISTIANITY, CREEDS, FIRST VISION, HARLOTS. Division and dissension, contention, confusion and discord — these are among the prevailing characteristics of the […]

Mormon Dilemma 78

12 October

Twelve Nephite Apostles Latter-day Prophets & the D&C 1:101; “After Jesus had been crucified and had ascended unto his Father, he visited his “other sheep” in America, known as the Nephites, and there chose twelve disciples and organized his Church, as he had done among the Jews, an account of which is given in some […]

Mormon Dilemma 71

28 September

Good Friday Answers to Gospel Questions 5:155; “Question: “Can you please tell me why members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints do not observe Good Friday as other Christians do?” Answer: The reason why we do not observe Good Friday should be clear enough.  Easter is taken from a pagan spring holiday, […]

Mormon Dilemma 70

26 September

Temples; Who can enter Encyclopedia of Mormonism, pg. 1446; “Temples have always been revered and reserved as sacred ground. Anciently, the prophet ezekiel [sic] declared, “Thus saith the Lord GOD; No stranger, uncircumcised in heart, nor uncircumcised in flesh, shall enter into my sanctuary” (Ezek. 44:9). The Prophet Joseph Smith prayed that “[the temple] may […]

Mormon Dilemma 69

26 September

Law of Moses and Salvation through Christ Alma 25:16; “Now they did not suppose that salvation came by the law of Moses; but the law of Moses did serve to strengthen their faith in Christ; and thus they did retain a hope through faith, unto eternal salvation, relying upon the spirit of prophecy, which spake […]