Tip of the Day, March 23
March 23 – John 1:18; “No man hath seen God at any time…the Only Begotten Son hath declared Him”.
The whole Mormon story depends on what or whom Joseph Smith talked to in the grove of trees. He claims it was God the Father and His Son. In light of the above verse, one has to wonder.
“God, the Eternal Father and His Son appeared to Joseph Smith”. A Marvelous Work and Wonder, pg. 7, by LeGrand Richards.
What about all the people in the Bible who have seen God face to face?
Gen. 32:30 And Jacob called the name of the place Peniel: for I have seen God face to face, and my life is preserved
Ex. 19:11 And be ready against the third day: for the third day the Lord will come down in the sight of all the people upon mount Sinai.
Ex. 33:11 And the Lord spake unto Moses face to face, as a man speaketh unto his friend. And he turned again into the camp: but his servant Joshua, the son of Nun, a young man, departed not out of the tabernacle
Deut. 34:10 ¶And there arose not a prophet since in Israel like unto Moses, whom the Lord knew face to face,
1 Kgs. 11:9 ¶And the Lord was angry with Solomon, because his heart was turned from the Lord God of Israel, which had appeared unto him twice,