Tag Archives: tithing

Snow’s False Prophecy: Tithing Brings Prosperity

02 October

Teachings of the Presidents of the Church, Lorenzo Snow“The law of tithing is one the most important ever revealed to man … Through obeying this law the blessings of prosperity and success will be given to the Saints.” – Deseret Evening News, p. 3  June 24, 1899 1 Timothy 6:5, 9-11 “Perverse disputings of men of corrupt minds, […]

Pay Tithing Before Feeding Your Family

20 October

Liahona, ‘Sacred Transformations,’ December 2012; “If paying tithing means that you can’t pay for water or electricity, pay tithing. If paying tithing means that you can’t pay your rent, pay tithing. Even if paying tithing means that you don’t have enough money to feed your family, pay tithing.” – Aaron L. West, Church Publishing Services Department […]

Mormon Missionary Discussions – Part 5

14 October

Discussion 5 – Living a Christlike Life There are four principles discussed with the investigator in this lesson they are: The Two Great Commandments Sacrifice Brings Blessings Fasting and Fast Offerings Tithing Judging by the title of the discussion and the principles it teaches, I think we can safely say the lesson the investigators are […]

Smith’s Tithing Complaints about Catholics and Christians are Smoke and Mirrors

17 June

2 Corinthians 9:7; “Every man according as he purposeth in his heart, so let him give; not grudgingly, or of necessity: for God loveth a cheerful giver.” It’s interesting how Joseph Smith dogged on the Catholic Church for their stance on tithing when he, and other LDS leaders have done the very same thing. Their comments […]

General Conference October 2013 Purchasing Your Way into Heaven

10 October

A few weeks ago I received an e-mail from a friend of mine that follows our blog asking me why the Church doesn’t divulge their financial statements. I responded that the Church hasn’t publicly released a financial statement for decades now. Several days later she forwarded an e-mail to me that she received from the […]