Mormon Terminology: Heresies

Mormon Terminology: Heresies

Mormon Doctrine, p. 251“Heresy … In the true gospel sense, any opinion or doctrine in opposition to the revealed word of the Lord as recorded in the standard works of the Church and as taught by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is an heresy. The issue...

Mormon Terminology: Works v. Grace

Mormon Terminology: Works v. Grace

Romans 4:4 “Now to him that worketh is the reward not reckoned of grace, but of debt.” Mormon Doctrine, Grace, p. 241 “Grace is granted to men proportionately as they conform to the standards of personal righteousness that are part of the gospel plan. Thus the saints...

According to the LDS Church What is a Cult?

LDS Contradictions on Where You’ll Spend Eternity

Mormon Doctrine, p. 211; “…CREATION… CELESTIAL EARTH. — Following the millennium plus “a little season” (D. & C. 29:22-25), the earth will die, be resurrected and become like a “sea of glass” (D. & C. 130:7), attain unto “its sanctified, immortal, and eternal...

Is the Mormon Jesus ‘Immanuel’?

Is the Mormon Jesus ‘Immanuel’?

Matthew 15:9; “But in vain they do worship me, teaching for doctrines the commandments of men.” Today we’re asking how the Church uses this all important name. We’re looking at Mormon Doctrine, written by Bruce McConkie, once a leading authority in the LDS Church....

Tip of the Day, October 30

Tip of the Day, October 30

October 30 – 2 Timothy 4:2-4; “Preach the word; be instant in season, out of season; reprove, rebuke, exhort with all longsuffering and doctrine.  For the time will come when they will not endure sound doctrine; but after their own lusts shall they heap to themselves...

Mormon Terminology

Mormon Terminology

Salvation  In Mormonism there is a general or “unconditional salvation” of all people because God gives “grace alone without obedience to gospel law”.  After this general salvation comes the placement of souls.  Heaven is comprised of three distinct levels and you...

Tip of the Day, June 28

June 28 – Romans 1:16; “For I am not ashamed of the gospel of Christ: for it is the power of God unto salvation to every one that believeth; to the Jew first, and also to the Greek.” _____ Today’s study has to do with the word gospel again.  During the summer months...

Tip of the Day, June 9

June 9 – Matt. 5:4; “Blessed are they that mourn: for they shall be comforted.” _____ There are two words today.  Mourn and comforted.  The meaning of mourn in the Greek is pentheo; to grieve or wail.  Comforted in Greek is parakaleo; to call near, to invite, comfort,...