Tag Archives: Mormon

Parallels between LDS Mormons and North Korea

I am not suggesting that the Mormon church is in any way on the same low level as the horrible North Korean regime. Unlike North Korea, the Mormon church teaches love, and Christ-like virtues. However, like North Korea, they teach conformity, moral standards, … Continue reading

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Does The Book of Mormon Copy The Bible?

I spent some time looking over the Book of Mormon, and although I think the basic story line is kind of simplistic, I think the sermons that are scattered throughout are quite beautiful and insightful. I decided that these sermons … Continue reading

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LDS (Mormon) Temples and Freemasonry

What I was taught: The temple ceremony is one of the most important things instituted by Joseph Smith when he restored the gospel. Going through the temple ceremony and taking out your endowments is a necessary ordinance for exaltation. Some … Continue reading

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The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints: The Book Of Abraham Documentary and Comments

When I first heard that the papyri used by Joseph Smith to translate the Book of Abraham had been found and that Joseph Smith’s translation didn’t match up with the true translation that Egyptologists can read today, I dismissed the … Continue reading

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Why Is Polygamy Wrong?

“Power does corrupt, and both political and religious leaders have been regularly seduced by it.” Jim Wallis (God’s Politics) Why Polygamy is and always will be Wrong:  Young girls dreams are almost always consumed with marrying the man of her … Continue reading

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Reasons To Stay in The LDS (Mormon) Church Even If It Isn’t 100% True

Would you stay in the church even if you didn’t think it was completely true? Here are some reasons to do that: 1. Mormons have values that promote health and good relationships. Even though the church didn’t start off this … Continue reading

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Polygamy: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, The Book of Mormon and Joseph Smith as a Self-proclaimed Prophet Hinge On This One Question

For me, there is only one assertion/question that determines whether or not the church is true and that is….. if polygamy, especially in the way Joseph Smith practiced it,  is truly a Godly principle then the Mormon Church is true and … Continue reading

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