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Latter-day Saints: converting, jesus christ of latter day saints, latter day saints
jesus christ of latter day saints, latter day saints, book of mormon: Casey, Anyone who wants to become a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints is usually required to take lessons from official missionaries of the (LDS) Church. This is to be certain that you understand certain basic teachings of the church....

Latter-day Saints: cousin marriage, first cousin marriage, personal revelation
first cousin marriage, personal revelation, first cousins: Dear Cory: Thank you for your question. Our Twelfth Article of Faith reads: We believe in being subject to kings, presidents, rulers, and magistrates, in obeying, honoring, and sustaining the law. (AofF, from History of the Church, Vol. 4, pp. 535—541)...

Latter-day Saints: your credentials please, bringham young, latter day saints
bringham young, latter day saints, christian sects: Us like other Christian sects worship God Almighty, and No, we do not worship Adam. One of the most common misrepresentations made against our is that the Church sponsors the worship of the man Adam instead of our Heavenly Father. First, let s ensure...

Latter-day Saints: Dating and Friendships., celestial marriage, book of mormon
celestial marriage, book of mormon, bible jesus: Hi Molly, My mother s side is all LDS, my dad s side is all Baptist. The Baptists are very against the LDS religion and some have put forth books, media campaigns etc. to warn people of the LDS religion. Ironically if you took the best of the LDS and Baptist...

Latter-day Saints: Dating & marriage, eternal dwelling place, telestial kingdom
eternal dwelling place, telestial kingdom, kingdoms of heaven: 1. What is the Mormon opinion of dating non-Mormons? Our churches opinion on the subject is that we marry who we date. I Of course for one have dated non-mormons in the past before I got married, but I ve never gotten serious with any of them because...

Latter-day Saints: Dear Person of Faith,, jesus christ of latter day saints, salt lake city utah
jesus christ of latter day saints, salt lake city utah, latter day saints: “What does your Faith believe happens after death? What does it take to achieve the rewards from God?” We believe in the continued identity and existence of all living things after the death of the mortal body. Death doesn t signify the ending of the...

Latter-day Saints: Dear Sister Gold,I e-mailed..., latter day saints, temple names
latter day saints, temple names, ancestral lines: Dear Brother Proud: Thank you for asking again...I did answer (and not at all upset by your question. It made me smile!)...The system must not have sent my answer through to you, though, so here it is again: ======================= Thanks for your questions....

Latter-day Saints: Decaf Coffee, stake presidents, apostle john
stake presidents, apostle john, word of wisdom: Hi, Rosa! Decaffeinated drinks are a shaky subject in the LDS community. Decaf is probably not okay, but no one knows for sure. A June 1988 article in the official Church magazine never said that decaf is forbidden, but it did take pains to point out...

Latter-day Saints: Denominaiton, qumran community, purity laws
qumran community, purity laws, pharisee: The One, Interesting question. Jesus was almost certainly a Pharisee. A number of reasons obtain for this conclusion. 1: He was a Rabbi, most travelling Rabbis were Pharisees 2: He taught a resurrection from the dead as did the pharisees 3: He did...

Latter-day Saints: Differences, god jesus christ, lds temples
god jesus christ, lds temples, jesus christ of latter day saints: Dear Lori, IMO The major difference is in the world-views. For the LDS salvation is a question of the sacrifice of Christ + the ordinances of the Temples + Marriage in the Temple + (for males) holding the Melchizedec Priesthood. For Community of Christ,...

Latter-day Saints: Dinosaurs, prophet joseph smith, dinosaur theory
prophet joseph smith, dinosaur theory, helpless prisoners: The dinosaur theory is non-biblical, but I will give you my belief on this subject. In the beginning when God created the world in only 7 days when he called the 1st day, “day 1” God was not going by our Earth days. Human beings were the last of God’s creations...

Latter-day Saints: Divine Potential and Plurality of Gods, roman catholic catechism, midrash rabbah
roman catholic catechism, midrash rabbah, eastern orthodox churches: We acknowledge the scriptures and official declarations and proclamations as the only authoritative teachings for Latter-day Saints. Discourses, while useful, are not scripture. The scriptures (including the Bible) declare than men are of the race of God...

Latter-day Saints: DNA and the Book of Mormon, hammer laboratory, university of arizona tucson
hammer laboratory, university of arizona tucson, yemeni jews: Thanks for your input, I will be happy to review your data. I just try to make everything simple and understandable for those reading my statement. I know that many may say that DNA evidence refutes the book of Mormon because of our belief that the American...

Latter-day Saints: DNA Markers, joseph smith the prophet, roman historians
joseph smith the prophet, roman historians, inspirational literature: Joseph Smith didn t claim that the Book of Mormon was a new revelation, only that he translated it. It makes perfectly good sense that he would have employed KJV language. Thanks for clarifying your views of the Bible. Most people who attack the Book...

Latter-day Saints: DNA, mormon lands, book of mormon
mormon lands, book of mormon, middle eastern origins: Yes The Book of Mormon has been bashed on heavely from lack of DNA evidence that is said to disprove Book of Mormon, for the evidence points to Asiatic origins, not Middle Eastern origins of the ancient inhabitants of this continent. These attacks typically...

Latter-day Saints: Doctrinal Question, apostacy, reguards
apostacy, reguards, dear brother: Dear Brother W: Thank you for asking an excellent question. I imagine you might find the following resources helpful: http://ldessays.blogspot.com/2006/02/we-get-more-questions.html http://www.geocities.com/Athens/Parthenon/2671/ECLsAp.html http://www.fairlds.org/apol/ai016.html...

Latter-day Saints: Doctrine, journal of discourses, latter day saints
journal of discourses, latter day saints, biblical passages: Dear Brother Alcaraz: Thank you for your question. It s important to distinguish between teachings and speculations. While I d venture to guess that most modern Latter-day Saints believe there is created life outside our little solar system,...

Latter-day Saints: Doctrine, savior jesus christ, father and the son and the holy ghost
savior jesus christ, father and the son and the holy ghost, journal of discourses: Dear Brother Alcaraz: Thank you for this question, too. Adam s body is a creation. Adam the individual, the spiritual being is -- like you -- eternal and uncreated. I m sure you understand the answer to the first part of your question. We know Adam...

Latter-day Saints: Doctrine/Covenant, spiritual parenthood, latter day saints
spiritual parenthood, latter day saints, spiritual parents: I am so very sorry that I slacked off and didn t respond. I didn t realize it until very recently. Okay, so here goes: The Latter-day Saints (one of which I am), believe that God the Father is our father--figuratively and literally. We re his spiritual...

Latter-day Saints: Doctrine Ques., mormon faith, scriptural passages
mormon faith, scriptural passages, bible dictionary: Hi Eric, I will be happy to answer your questions. I apologize for being delayed in answering, I m a truck driver and been on the road for awhile. Please note that I am ex-LDS and belong to the original Church of Christ that believes in the BoM (Book of Mormon)....

Latter-day Saints: Dont understand....., prophet joseph smith, teachings of the prophet joseph smith
prophet joseph smith, teachings of the prophet joseph smith, latter day saints: Sometimes the individual will ask, Do I have to be a Mormon to go to heaven? One person asked Joseph Smith, Will everyone be damned but Mormons? His answer was direct: Yes, and a great portion of them unless they repent, and work righteousness (Teachings...

Latter-day Saints: Drinking, Beer, Coffee, and Tea, school of the prophets, treating bruises
school of the prophets, treating bruises, kirtland ohio: The Word of Wisdom is the title for a revelation that counsels Latter-day Saints on maintaining good health and is published in our Doctrine and Covenants: section 89. The practice of abstaining from all forms of alcohol, tobacco, coffee, and tea, which may...

Latter-day Saints: dating, mormon doctrine, brian rogers
mormon doctrine, brian rogers, married couples: Positively NOT! No, never, it is NOT a sin. No way. If the Mormon in this scenario feels that way, then someone on that side of the fence needs help. IF your boyfriend feels this way, he does not need to and should not. IF he is being told by someone that...

Latter-day Saints: dead sea scrolls, roman historian tacitus, dead sea scrolls
roman historian tacitus, dead sea scrolls, historian flavius josephus: Yes, it s true. The oldest of the Dead Sea Scrolls date to the third century B.C., while the latest are from the third quarter of the first century A.D. Because they are not Christian documents, Jesus is not mentioned. Indeed, outside the New Testament,...

Latter-day Saints: dear mormans, telestial kingdom, encyclopedia of mormonism
telestial kingdom, encyclopedia of mormonism, bruce r mcconkie: Hello, Thank-you for your question. The Mormons believe that there are three Heavens and they are: the Celestial Kingdom, the Terrestrial Kingdom and the Telestial kingdom. The Celestial kingdom is the highest of the Mormon kingdoms and the most desirable....

Latter-day Saints: decaffinated drinks, latter day saints, jesus christ of latter day saints
latter day saints, jesus christ of latter day saints, latter day saint: Dear Casey -- Thank you for your question. Members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints adhere to a dietary code called the Word of Wisdom, which prohibits, among other things, the consumption of hot drinks, which the prophet has defined...

Latter-day Saints: Do you define yourself as Mormon, or are only LDS members Mormon, mormon branch, who wrote the book of mormon
mormon branch, who wrote the book of mormon, book of mormon: Hi John, I will be happy to answer your questions. Please note I am ex-LDS and belong to the original Church of Christ that believes in the Book of Mormon (BoM). Most LDS are unaware of other factions that believe in the Book of Mormon (and Bible)....

Latter-day Saints: what is the difference between the church of christ&, utah mormon, book of mormon
utah mormon, book of mormon, samuel the lamanite: Hi Jan, I will be happy to answer your questions, please note that I am ex-LDS and belong to the original Church of Christ that was restored by Joseph Smith in 1830. Our Church of Christ is different from the mainstream Church of Christ in that we...

Latter-day Saints: doctrine, holy spirt, belief in many gods
holy spirt, belief in many gods, earthy life: We as Latter-day Saints, who believe in the Godhead, are no more polytheistic than are Christians who believe in the Trinity. God and Christ are the objects of our worship. Even though Mormons believe in the ultimate deification of man, I am unaware of any...

Latter-day Saints: doctrine, animal sacrifices, latin rite
animal sacrifices, latin rite, sprink: Hi Jeff, I will reply to your message below in **. Also if you like you can email me directly at technomn@earthlink.net as the AllExperts website is rather cumborsome for back and forth messages. Mike You sent: Michael, you may be missing my point,my question...

Latter-day Saints: Why doesn't the Morman church promote JS bible, joseph smith translation, dead sea scrolls
joseph smith translation, dead sea scrolls, jesus christ of latter day saints: Joseph Smith s Inspired Version was written long before the Dead Sea Scrolls and others materials became available for scholars to read. His POV was that many precious and plain truths had been taken out of the scriptures and he, in his Inspired Version...

Latter-day Saints: don't understand, saviour of the world, willing sacrifice
saviour of the world, willing sacrifice, loaves and fishes: First, it should be noted that the resurrected Lord Jesus Christ appeared personally to the Prophet Joseph Smith, called him as a Prophet, and instructed him to organize The Church of JESUS CHRIST of Latter-day Saints as His kingdom on earth. Afterwards,...

Latter-day Saints: i dont get it....., lds folks, book of mormon
lds folks, book of mormon, celestial marriage: Hi Andrea, I apologize for being slow in replying, for some reason my computer is treating All Experts as spam. I will reply to your question below in **, Mike You sent: QUESTION: I am not mormon... I am engaged to one.. and trying to understand things....

Latter-day Saints: about drinking tea, jewish christians, kosher law
jewish christians, kosher law, word of wisdom: Dear Sergio -- Thanks for your question. The scriptures are replete with discussions on kosher law and temperance. There are literally hundreds of biblical verses giving strict instruction on what a man ought and ought not consume. The three verses you...

Latter-day Saints: Early Church History, jesus christ of latter day saints, latter day saints
jesus christ of latter day saints, latter day saints, mob members: Rick, The name of this group was the Danites , please note the following information and the sources: ...The Danites were a secretive group of Mormons organized and abolished in the same year, 1838. They were founded by a man, Sampson Avard, who was...

Latter-day Saints: Easter and Mormons, christian denominations, easter celebration
christian denominations, easter celebration, easter themes: Easter always falling on a Sunday, our sacrament meeting services for that day typically include sermons on Christ s death and resurrection, with the choir singing special Easter numbers. In my own ward (congregation), I have been asked to speak at the Easter...

Latter-day Saints: Easter and Mormons, goddess astarte, female goddess
goddess astarte, female goddess, book of mormon: Hi Joey, I will be happy to answer your questions. Please note that I am not a Utah LDS Mormon and belong to the original Church of Christ that believes in the Book of Mormon. The LDS Utah church, and to a large degree the Church of Christ as well...

Latter-day Saints: El & YHWH, william foxwell albright, heavenly family
william foxwell albright, heavenly family, margaret barker: Many believe that YHWH is Jesus, while Elohim (more common in the Bible than El) is the Father. Indeed, there are some ancient Syrian texts that indicate that El is the father of YHWH. In the Bible, it is very difficult to sort out the two names because...

Latter-day Saints: Elijah, oliver cowdery, kirtland temple
oliver cowdery, kirtland temple, ray mcintyre: Kevin, It is both a part of our history and in some sense part of the heart of it as well. But having said that the Community of Christ leaves the bedrock of its faith alone (wisely IMO) and faces the future as our prophet / presidents call us to in the...

Latter-day Saints: END OF TIMES, morman, independance mo
morman, independance mo, mormon: No. Nor is it the belief of any rational Mormon. I suspect this man is either pulling your leg, or that he s a little unbalanced. In any large population, there are some folks who are a bit off the beam. It seems this man may fall into that category. ...

Latter-day Saints: Eternal Families, eternal families, ray mcintyre
eternal families, ray mcintyre, godself: Dear Leroy Proud, The Community of Christ (formerly known as the RLDS) does not accept the doctrine of eternal marriage & never has. On a deeper note, you mention that you believe scripture cannot contradict itself, why? If God expects us to grow and...

Latter-day Saints: Eternal progression, lds doctrine, book of mormon
lds doctrine, book of mormon, mormon doctrine: Hi Allen, I will be happy to answer your question. Please note I am ex-LDS and belong to the original Church of Christ that believes in the Book of Mormon. The LDS doctrine of Eternal Progression comes from their book called Doctrine and Covenants...

Latter-day Saints: Ethan Smith, View of the Hebrews, graduate alma mater, world congress of jewish studies
graduate alma mater, world congress of jewish studies, amazing randi: You seem not to have followed recent scholarship on the Book of Mormon, but merely parrot anti-Mormon criticisms. Your simplistic way of dismissing all things Mormon suggests that it is you who lack critical thinking. The scholars at the World Congress...

Latter-day Saints: Expert, mormon prophet, president hinckley
mormon prophet, president hinckley, gospel doctrine: Hi Ed, My knowledge doesn t even come close to President Hinckley s wisdom. As far as my expertise goes, I was born and raised in the LDS church, which means that at my age I ve spent literally thousands of hours in primary, sunday school, sacrament meeting...

Latter-day Saints: easter and mormons, great apostacy, jehovah s witnesses
great apostacy, jehovah s witnesses, joey joey: Joey, Apologies for taking so long to answer. Most Mormons will not have a specifically easter based service but will have easter-based activities with their families. A lot of this has to do with the LDS belief that holidays such as Easter, &...

Latter-day Saints: eternal marrage, terrestrial kingdom, community of christ
terrestrial kingdom, community of christ, celestial kingdom: Jeff, The LDS answer to this would be that only those in the Celestial Kingdom have the call to populate planets, those in the Terrestrial kingdom are called to be angels not gods. Fortunately as a member of the Community of Christ I do not have to accept...

Latter-day Saints: Female Masturbation, faith precedes the miracle, spencer w kimball
faith precedes the miracle, spencer w kimball, inordinate affection: It s wrong. Stay away from it. It is sexual activity outside of marriage. And quite unlike legitimate sexual activity, it is not a form of expressing love to a spouse or strengthening a relationship with that spouse, but is an activity that is based entirely...

Latter-day Saints: Flood, jewish historian josephus, descendant of shem
jewish historian josephus, descendant of shem, antiquities of the jews: I suspect that almost all members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints believe there was a flood, though I know some who think it was localized rather than universal. If one follows English translations of the Hebrew Massoretic text, the flood...

Latter-day Saints: FOLLOW UP TO ANSWER, mormon girl, respect peoples
mormon girl, respect peoples, life situation: I don t agree with anyone who pressures a person to get back with someone who is abbussive. I don t know exactly who in the church did the pressuring for this young lady to get back with her abussive husband but I do feel its wrong to put on pressure on people,...

Latter-day Saints: Fullness of the Gospel, apostles and prophets, mormon church
apostles and prophets, mormon church, book of mormon: It is true in the sense that the early Christian church in Christ’s days and before did have the fullness of the gospel but it was lost with the killings of the Apostles and Prophets. The Bible is replete with predictions of a Great Apostasy. Earlier...

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Latter-day Saints: Aaronic Priesthood, aaronic priesthood, coming of christ
Latter-day Saints: Aaronic Priesthood, aaronic priesthood, coming of christ, crucifixion

Latter-day Saints: Apostasy, mormon doctrines, groucho marx
Latter-day Saints: Apostasy, mormon doctrines, groucho marx, mormon priesthood

Latter-day Saints: Bible verses supporting Mormonism, prophet joseph smith, apostle paul
Latter-day Saints: Bible verses supporting Mormonism, prophet joseph smith, apostle paul, baptism for the dead

Latter-day Saints: Bible verses that warn against secret ceremonies, latter day saints, secret chambers
Latter-day Saints: Bible verses that warn against secret ceremonies, latter day saints, secret chambers, false prophets

Latter-day Saints: Blacks, mormon scriptures, african lineage
Latter-day Saints: Blacks, mormon scriptures, african lineage, book of mormon

Latter-day Saints: baptizing the dead, 1 corinthians 15, carnal state
Latter-day Saints: baptizing the dead, 1 corinthians 15, carnal state, marriage and divorce

Latter-day Saints: birth control, mormon friends, selfish reasons
Latter-day Saints: birth control, mormon friends, selfish reasons, church leaders

Latter-day Saints: birth control, first presidency, family mom
Latter-day Saints: birth control, first presidency, family mom, educational pursuits

Latter-day Saints: book of abraham, dee jay nelson, hugh nibley
Latter-day Saints: book of abraham, dee jay nelson, hugh nibley, egyptologists

Latter-day Saints: Celestial Marriage, 1 corinthians 15, glory of the stars
Latter-day Saints: Celestial Marriage, 1 corinthians 15, glory of the stars, glory of the sun

Latter-day Saints: Crystal Light Teas, white tea, fermentation process
Latter-day Saints: Crystal Light Teas, white tea, fermentation process, teas

Latter-day Saints: You continue to fascinate me! PLEASE READ 1ST BOFORE ALL OTHER ?'S, mortal ministry, temple of solomon
Latter-day Saints: You continue to fascinate me! PLEASE READ 1ST BOFORE ALL OTHER ?'S, mortal ministry, temple of solomon, temple worship

Latter-day Saints: your credentials please, mormon missionary, mother eve
Latter-day Saints: your credentials please, mormon missionary, mother eve, different religions

Latter-day Saints: Dating and Friendships., mixed marriage, class citizens
Latter-day Saints: Dating and Friendships., mixed marriage, class citizens, priesthood

Latter-day Saints: Dating & marriage, telestial kingdom, false doctrine
Latter-day Saints: Dating & marriage, telestial kingdom, false doctrine, joseph smith

Latter-day Saints: Denominaiton, qumran community, purity laws
Latter-day Saints: Denominaiton, qumran community, purity laws, cousin john

Latter-day Saints: DNA and the Book of Mormon, eastern european jews, mass conversions
Latter-day Saints: DNA and the Book of Mormon, eastern european jews, mass conversions, asian ancestors

Latter-day Saints: Drinking, Beer, Coffee, and Tea, word of wisdom, energy drinks
Latter-day Saints: Drinking, Beer, Coffee, and Tea, word of wisdom, energy drinks, personal diet

Latter-day Saints: dating, latter day saint, toronto temple
Latter-day Saints: dating, latter day saint, toronto temple, faithful member

Latter-day Saints: i dont get it....., book of mormon, whoredom
Latter-day Saints: i dont get it....., book of mormon, whoredom, lds church

Latter-day Saints: Easter and Mormons, ancient goddess, colored eggs
Latter-day Saints: Easter and Mormons, ancient goddess, colored eggs, word easter

Latter-day Saints: Eternal progression, american indian tribes, book of mormon
Latter-day Saints: Eternal progression, american indian tribes, book of mormon, dna evidence

Latter-day Saints: Ethan Smith, View of the Hebrews, hebrew university, own religion
Latter-day Saints: Ethan Smith, View of the Hebrews, hebrew university, own religion, credible sources

Latter-day Saints: i have a few questions..., false prophecy, eyes of faith
Latter-day Saints: i have a few questions..., false prophecy, eyes of faith, journal of discourses

Latter-day Saints: God, grammer errors, muratorian fragment
Latter-day Saints: God, grammer errors, muratorian fragment, telling the truth

Latter-day Saints: Does God forgive this?, young girl, rape
Latter-day Saints: Does God forgive this?, young girl, rape, suicide

Latter-day Saints: Growth of LDS Church Slowing ?, mormon leader, mormon church
Latter-day Saints: Growth of LDS Church Slowing ?, mormon leader, mormon church, slowdown

Latter-day Saints: global warming, ldsorg, lds org
Latter-day Saints: global warming, ldsorg, lds org, jsp

Latter-day Saints: The golden plates delivered to Prophet Joseph Smith, earth
Latter-day Saints: The golden plates delivered to Prophet Joseph Smith, earth

Latter-day Saints: Health, word of wisdom, caffeinated beverages
Latter-day Saints: Health, word of wisdom, caffeinated beverages, basic beliefs

Latter-day Saints: human god, latter day saint, celestial marriage
Latter-day Saints: human god, latter day saint, celestial marriage, godlike status

Latter-day Saints: Joseph Smith Jr & Mohammed, married man, prophet
Latter-day Saints: Joseph Smith Jr & Mohammed, married man, prophet, household

Latter-day Saints: john wentworth letter- articles of faith, joesph, quorum of the twelve
Latter-day Saints: john wentworth letter- articles of faith, joesph, quorum of the twelve, quorum

Latter-day Saints: What kind of Mormon are you? (I'm not being a wise guy), utah mormon, book of mormon
Latter-day Saints: What kind of Mormon are you? (I'm not being a wise guy), utah mormon, book of mormon, superfical

Latter-day Saints: Latter Day Saints, lds church, book of mormon
Latter-day Saints: Latter Day Saints, lds church, book of mormon, satan

Latter-day Saints: LDS CHURCH / DOCTRINE, book of mormon, folding chairs
Latter-day Saints: LDS CHURCH / DOCTRINE, book of mormon, folding chairs, cramped room

Latter-day Saints: LDS question, joseph smith, common knowledge
Latter-day Saints: LDS question, joseph smith, common knowledge, fyi

Latter-day Saints: LDS vs Mormon, saints
Latter-day Saints: LDS vs Mormon, saints

Latter-day Saints: language, lds church, book of mormon
Latter-day Saints: language, lds church, book of mormon, word of god

Latter-day Saints: Mark of the Beast, john c bennett, restoration churches
Latter-day Saints: Mark of the Beast, john c bennett, restoration churches, wm smith

Latter-day Saints: Masonic Rituals and Mormonism, masonic order, master mason
Latter-day Saints: Masonic Rituals and Mormonism, masonic order, master mason, generation master

Latter-day Saints: Matthew 5:50 JST, lds faith, personal belief
Latter-day Saints: Matthew 5:50 JST, lds faith, personal belief, choice of words

Latter-day Saints: MEDALLION, 3 years, servers
Latter-day Saints: MEDALLION, 3 years, servers, medals

Latter-day Saints: Missionaries, covenant marriage, celestial marriage
Latter-day Saints: Missionaries, covenant marriage, celestial marriage, book of mormon

Latter-day Saints: Morman, con artist, joseph smith
Latter-day Saints: Morman, con artist, joseph smith, pain and sorrow

Latter-day Saints: Mormans, false apostles, apostles of christ
Latter-day Saints: Mormans, false apostles, apostles of christ, angel of light

Latter-day Saints: Mormon Godmakers, old testiment, book of mormon
Latter-day Saints: Mormon Godmakers, old testiment, book of mormon, born again christians

Latter-day Saints: Why do Mormons have so many children?
Latter-day Saints: Why do Mormons have so many children?

Latter-day Saints: Mountain Meadows, mountain meadows massacre, brigham young
Latter-day Saints: Mountain Meadows, mountain meadows massacre, brigham young

Latter-day Saints: mistranslations, hebrew languages, king james version
Latter-day Saints: mistranslations, hebrew languages, king james version, bible

Latter-day Saints: mormon beliefs, book of mormon, lord of hosts
Latter-day Saints: mormon beliefs, book of mormon, lord of hosts, whoredom

Latter-day Saints: left the mormon church, mormon church, true church
Latter-day Saints: left the mormon church, mormon church, true church, truthfulness

Latter-day Saints: mormonism, book of mormon, covenant relationship
Latter-day Saints: mormonism, book of mormon, covenant relationship, jesus christ our lord

Latter-day Saints: New Member Retention Rates, temple ceremony, walking dead
Latter-day Saints: New Member Retention Rates, temple ceremony, walking dead, california nevada

Latter-day Saints: Problems with LDS Doctrine, belief structure, mormon church
Latter-day Saints: Problems with LDS Doctrine, belief structure, mormon church, church god

Latter-day Saints: The plates, book of mormon, false prophet
Latter-day Saints: The plates, book of mormon, false prophet, clear proof

Latter-day Saints: polygamy, canon of scripture, plural marriage
Latter-day Saints: polygamy, canon of scripture, plural marriage, lds member

Latter-day Saints: A Question On Dating & Guys, mormon boys, lds person
Latter-day Saints: A Question On Dating & Guys, mormon boys, lds person, marriage and family

Latter-day Saints: Question about Kolob, savior jesus christ, journal of discourses
Latter-day Saints: Question about Kolob, savior jesus christ, journal of discourses, millennial star

Latter-day Saints: Some questions I have, bible states, father jesus
Latter-day Saints: Some questions I have, bible states, father jesus, jesse king

Latter-day Saints: many questions and i doubt you, jesus christ of latter day saints, latter day saints
Latter-day Saints: many questions and i doubt you, jesus christ of latter day saints, latter day saints, jesus christ of latter day

Latter-day Saints: RLDS/ LDS, community of christ church, doctrine and covenants
Latter-day Saints: RLDS/ LDS, community of christ church, doctrine and covenants, lds temples

Latter-day Saints: With regards to some of your answers., brazen serpent, book of mormon
Latter-day Saints: With regards to some of your answers., brazen serpent, book of mormon, lds faith

Latter-day Saints: Samuel A B Mercer, maternal grandmother, thoughtful nature
Latter-day Saints: Samuel A B Mercer, maternal grandmother, thoughtful nature, samuel a b mercer

Latter-day Saints: Sons of Levi, temple endowment, dispensation of the fullness of times
Latter-day Saints: Sons of Levi, temple endowment, dispensation of the fullness of times, revelatory nature

Latter-day Saints: Tax to the Mormon Church, humanitarian service, maintence
Latter-day Saints: Tax to the Mormon Church, humanitarian service, maintence, missionary work

Latter-day Saints: why is tea bad for you, green tea benefits, plant camellia sinensis
Latter-day Saints: why is tea bad for you, green tea benefits, plant camellia sinensis, anti oxidants

Latter-day Saints: teen dating in the lds, relationship advice column, bro
Latter-day Saints: teen dating in the lds, relationship advice column, bro, adults

Latter-day Saints: three levels of heaven??, colossians 2, elementary principles
Latter-day Saints: three levels of heaven??, colossians 2, elementary principles, christ jesus

Latter-day Saints: timeline of Christianity, death of the apostles, law of consecration
Latter-day Saints: timeline of Christianity, death of the apostles, law of consecration, latter day saints

Latter-day Saints: understanding the religion, lds faith, lds member
Latter-day Saints: understanding the religion, lds faith, lds member, lds church

Latter-day Saints: unforgivable sin, fetus, spirit
Latter-day Saints: unforgivable sin, fetus, spirit

Latter-day Saints: unforgivable sin, holy ghost, god the father
Latter-day Saints: unforgivable sin, holy ghost, god the father, testimonies

Latter-day Saints: Wealthy LDS aposltes, small business owner, high school teacher
Latter-day Saints: Wealthy LDS aposltes, small business owner, high school teacher, car salesman

Latter-day Saints: more than one wife, flesh, bible
Latter-day Saints: more than one wife, flesh, bible, god

Latter-day Saints: women's role, lds religion, lds church
Latter-day Saints: women's role, lds religion, lds church, orator

Latter-day Saints: The word "clap", articles of faith, topical guide
Latter-day Saints: The word "clap", articles of faith, topical guide, laying on of hands

Latter-day Saints: no subject, interfaith marriages, lds church
Latter-day Saints: no subject, interfaith marriages, lds church, young man

Latter-day Saints: Who wrote the, book of mormon, lds church
Latter-day Saints: Who wrote the, book of mormon, lds church, footnotes

Latter-day Saints: ?, church of latter day, latter day saint
Latter-day Saints: ?, church of latter day, latter day saint, there is only one god

Latter-day Saints: ?, book of mormon, celestial marriage
Latter-day Saints: ?, book of mormon, celestial marriage, lds beliefs

Latter-day Saints: faith differences?, heart jesus, personal subject
heart jesus, personal subject, walk with god: I believe what you believe - it matters little to Him how we draw closer, just that we do. I also believe that it is a very un-Christ-like things to do by calling another person a non-Christian. After all, who knows what is in another s heart? Jesus certainly...

Latter-day Saints: faith and Healing, book of mormon, faith and healing
book of mormon, faith and healing, twelve disciples: Hi Benjamin, I will be happy to answer your questions. Please note that I am ex-LDS and belong to the original Church of Christ that believs in the Book of Mormon. Can faith heal a health problem? Absolutely. The scriptures are filled with passages...

Latter-day Saints: faith, kjv translators, greek mss
kjv translators, greek mss, bible translations: Jeff, Thats actually a much more difficult question to answer. Most LDS would, I think, agree that the original autographs are correct but there are some that would not. Talking as a former LDS Elder (currently Community of Christ Elder) my personal...

Latter-day Saints: It feels right, but its a risk to be wrong., grand array, personal revelation
grand array, personal revelation, church of latter day saints: Dear Sister Katie: You re in Israel? That s tremendous! I m envious! grin In Israel, the Saints hold a Saturday worship sevice. Here are three meeting places: 10:00 am, Jerusalem Branch: BYU Jerusalem Center, Mount Scopus, near Augusta Victoria...

Latter-day Saints: i have a few questions..., journal of discourses, book of mormon
journal of discourses, book of mormon, mormon church: Monique, I have spent considerable time considering whether or not to answer your questions. They have obviously come from a site which feels that the Book of Mormon and the churches which have sprung forth from it are to be derided. Yet on the off-chance...

Latter-day Saints: few, hill cumorah, isthmus of tehuantepec
hill cumorah, isthmus of tehuantepec, religious revivals: I suggest that you not rely on anti-Mormon propaganda for historical facts. Virtually every premise underlying your questions is false. HILL CUMORAH The hill Cumorah described in the Book of Mormon was not far north of what the Nephites called the...

Latter-day Saints: the first one, power of the holy ghost, book of genesis
power of the holy ghost, book of genesis, alpha and omega: It is amazing how much we agree on. It s really cool that though we ve been raised in completely different belief sets, we have similar beliefs. And I can totally understand what you mean when your mouth (or hands) go faster than your mind. I do that all...

Latter-day Saints: forgiving/exepting, personality and behavior, thoughtful answer
personality and behavior, thoughtful answer, criminal acts: I will give you a general answer, then if you want a more thoughtful answer please answer the following, and include any other details that you want to. How old are you? How old is he. Any prior marriages or children for either of you? Does any of his...

Latter-day Saints: fornication today, definition of fornication, muslim hindu
definition of fornication, muslim hindu, book of mormon: Hi Doudi, I will be happy to answer your questions. Please note that I am ex-LDS and belong to the original Church of Christ that believes in the book of Mormon. In answer to your question... yes we still believe fornication is a sin. The Biblical...

Latter-day Saints: fornication today, muslim hindu, blind faith
muslim hindu, blind faith, genetic tests: Dear doudi: Thank you for your questions. I believe the following document will respond to your inquiries better than I could on my own: http://www.lds.org/library/display/0,4945,161-1-11-1,FF.html If you have further questions, or seek clarification...

Latter-day Saints: fornication today, muslim hindu, lds faith
muslim hindu, lds faith, blind faith: Fornication is just as much a sin today as it was yesterday. The Lord is unchanging. I don t see your argument. Why would it change a thing? I don t really think it is blind faith, as the Lord has reempahsized it to people that I know are prophets, seers...

Latter-day Saints: Galatians 1:4-10, angel from heaven, everlasting covenant
angel from heaven, everlasting covenant, gospel of jesus christ: (New Testament | Galatians 1:4 - 10) - 4 Who gave himself for our sins, that he might deliver us from this present evil world, according to the will of God and our Father: 5 To whom be glory for ever and ever. Amen. 6 I marvel that ye are so soon removed...

Latter-day Saints: Gathering of Israel, jews for jesus, jewish converts
jews for jesus, jewish converts, orthodox jews: Actually, the earliest Jewish records about Jesus do not consider him to be a rabbi, but a charlatan. As Jews and Christians have shared more of their beliefs during the last few centuries, that attitude has changed. During the 8+ years I lived in Israel,...

Latter-day Saints: Genealogy, scripture verses, gospel of jesus christ
scripture verses, gospel of jesus christ, dear brother: Dear Brother Proud: I m writing to follow up on a question you asked on AllExperts last spring...I m very interested in knowing how you re progressing in your search for religious faith. If you have any further questions about the Church and the gospel...

Latter-day Saints: General questions about Lemhi & observance., ladder day saints, exodus 3
ladder day saints, exodus 3, book of mormon: Dear Brother Wood: Thank you for your interesting questions. I m a bit overwhelmed with a writing project right now, so my answers will be necessarily brief: 1. As it is said, Lemhi was a Prophet of God living in Israel. Is his name mentioned anywhere...

Latter-day Saints: GOD, prophet joseph smith, encyclopedea
prophet joseph smith, encyclopedea, eloheim: Dear John Weedler -- Thank you for your interesting question. The Prophet Joseph said that while they are united in purpose, Jesus Christ is a separate physical being from God the Father and from the Holy Spirit. In his first vision, he saw Jesus standing...

Latter-day Saints: God, son jesus christ, book of mormon
son jesus christ, book of mormon, celestial marriage: Hi Bill, I will be happy to answer your question. Please note that I am ex-LDS and belong to the original Church of Christ that believes in the Book of Mormon. I do not specifically recall Joseph Smith ever teaching 3 Gods, however I do know he taught...

Latter-day Saints: God, son of the living god, flesh and bones
son of the living god, flesh and bones, mormon doctrine: God is a difficult figure to define, not only because some religions change Him to fit their needs, but because some interpret the scriptures differently. You see, and I m not sure if you know this or not, but God in the Old Testament is Jesus Christ, speaking...

Latter-day Saints: God, book of mormon, flesh and bone
book of mormon, flesh and bone, flesh and blood: We are taught that we are created in his image, in a body of flesh and blood. We know that the exaltation process needs to take place for us to ever have a chance to be perfected like him. For the scriptural reference try Ether 3:14, last half of 15 and...

Latter-day Saints: God, book of mormon, god question
book of mormon, god question, flesh and bone: I will try to explain, but remember, it will never matter what I say if you do not pray about the truth of the Book of Mormon with a sincere heart and with the intent of really wanting to know. Have you ever played the game telephone? Even if the sentence...

Latter-day Saints: God, doctrine and covenants, god and the universe
doctrine and covenants, god and the universe, book of mormon: The answer to your question partly depends on your definition of God. It is also very complicated because of what we don t know about the origin of God and the Universe so I copied some things written by church scholars. Following is the web page. http://maxwellinstitute.byu.edu/publications/bookschapter.php?bookid=&chapid=535...

Latter-day Saints: God, flesh and bones, mormon doctrine
flesh and bones, mormon doctrine, lds org: *John 4:24 (King James Version) 24God is a Spirit: and they that worship him must worship him in spirit and in truth.* God, as does man, has both a spirit and a body. Before we came to Earth we lived with God as spirits. It is our spirit that now inhabits...

Latter-day Saints: God, son jesus christ, flesh and bones
son jesus christ, flesh and bones, doctrine and covenants: We believe that we are created in Gods images, so naturally he looks like one of us. (Old Testament | Genesis 1:26)26 And God said, Let us make man in our image, after our likeness: and let them have dominion over the fish of the sea, and over the fowl...

Latter-day Saints: God, logical contradiction, flesh and bone
logical contradiction, flesh and bone, god question: Dear Brother Charlie -- I appreciate the ongoing dialogue. Christ existed before His birth as a being of intelligence and spirit. He took on mortality, changed from infant to man, left behind mortality through death, and upon resurrection took on immortality....

Latter-day Saints: God, book of mormon, flesh and bone
book of mormon, flesh and bone, flesh and blood: Hi Charlie, I will be happy to answer your question. Please note that I am ex-LDS and belong to the Church of Christ that believes in the Book of Mormon. I know that originally God did not have a physical body because of the following scriptures: ...

Latter-day Saints: God, celtic pantheon, mormon point
celtic pantheon, mormon point, kjv bible: Sure. Okay, let’s get started. 1) So, in John 4:24, it is in reference to the fact that God is eternal, and therefore a spirit in the same way that man is a spirit as discussed in Doctrine and Covenants 93:33 (If you do not have access to Doctrine and...

Latter-day Saints: God, prophet joseph smith, orson pratt
prophet joseph smith, orson pratt, teachings of the prophet joseph smith: Hello Charlie. Thanks for the question. I will answer your question using LDS references. According to the Gospel Doctrine, page 64, God is an organized being as we are now in the flesh. The Doctrine and Covenants 130:22 states, The Father has a body...

Latter-day Saints: God, jesus christ of latter day saints, ldsorg
jesus christ of latter day saints, ldsorg, latter day saints: Yes, yes and yes. We believe that all people including God and Jesus Christ have a physical body. God s physical body is of flesh and bone. Genesis 1:26 and 27 And God said, Let us make man in our image, after our likeness... So God created man in his...

Latter-day Saints: God, new english bible, god is spirit
new english bible, god is spirit, king james version of the bible: I m sorry I don t look at anti Mormon resources, because there is a lot of falsehood within it. If you really want to know what Mormons believe go to lds.org or Mormon.org. Just like politics, you don t go to a democratic web site to learn about republicans...

Latter-day Saints: God's Beginning, god makers, false accusations
god makers, false accusations, god god: I will answer the easy question first. Elohim is one of names that Jews use for God. God does not have a beginning because his existence is infinite both past and future. http://www.mormon.org/learn/0,8672,801-1,00.html is a link that...

Latter-day Saints: God and his never changing?, crows feet, brother charlie
crows feet, brother charlie, change ie: Dear Brother Charlie -- Thanks again for your response...Yes, generally speaking -- and with some provisos that would take a lot of scripture chasing to explicate -- that s my take on the nature of God. Enjoyed the back and forth. Please write again if...

Latter-day Saints: Does God forgive this?, father jesus christ, dear hannah
father jesus christ, dear hannah, outer darkness: I m not God, and therefore I cannot judge. I don t think that you ve done anything that is a horrible thing. If you ve repented of whatever you ve done in your life (which it seems that you have, God is a forgiving God. He s merciful, and he doesn t expect...

Latter-day Saints: God and prophets, prophet joseph smith, latter day saints
prophet joseph smith, latter day saints, jesus christ of latter day saints: Logically and naturally, the ultimate desire of a loving Supreme Being is to help his children enjoy all that he enjoys. As a Latter-Day Saint, the term godhood denotes the attainment of such a state—one of having all divine attributes and doing as God does...

Latter-day Saints: One God or many?, father son and holy ghost, true godhead
father son and holy ghost, true godhead, bible isaiah: We believe that there is indeed one God as well as many it just all depends on your view point and I will be glad to explain that.. There are many scriptures, which indicate that there is only one God. For example: Fear ye not, neither be afraid:...

Latter-day Saints: Goddess, sibling relationships, spiritual offspring
sibling relationships, spiritual offspring, witch craft: We infer from authoritative sources of scripture and modern prophecy that there is a Heavenly Mother as well as a Heavenly Father. Our church rejects the idea found in some religions that the spirits or souls of individual human beings are created ex nihilo....

Latter-day Saints: Golden Plates, urim and thummim, angel moroni
urim and thummim, angel moroni, book of mormon: Hi Cleggsan, Sure, I ll be happy to provide the following: Prophecies of future records written by the Lost Tribes: 2 Nephi 29:9 And I do this that I may prove unto many that I am the same yesterday, today, and forever; and that I speak forth my words...

Latter-day Saints: Gospel of Jesus Christ, latter day saints, mormon studies
latter day saints, mormon studies, receiving the holy ghost: It has become common for many Christians (including Latter-day Saints) to use the term gospel in reference to all truth revealed by God. But, strictly speaking, in scripture, the word has specific reference to the atonement of Christ. Here is how I explained...

Latter-day Saints: The Great Apostasy, great apostasy, biblical evidences
great apostasy, biblical evidences, fairlds: Dear Sister Williams: Thank you for your question. The following resources will respond to your inquiry, I believe, and will do so better than I might. http://www.lightplanet.com/mormons/basic/gospel/restoration/Apostasy_EOM.htm http://www.fairlds.org/Apostasy/Biblical_Evidences_of_an_Apostasy.html...

Latter-day Saints: Growth of LDS Church Slowing ?, christian denominations, thesis topic
christian denominations, thesis topic, topic deals: That s a very good question, and I m afraid there is no real easy way to answer. I ve read accounts that say church membership is slowing, but other sources say we are growing. In fact, it is projected that we will approach the 200 million mark by century...

Latter-day Saints: global warming, plug in hybrid cars, rising sea levels
plug in hybrid cars, rising sea levels, mormon church: Hi Dave, I won t be able to answer your question specifically because I left the Utah LDS Mormon church in 1983 and joined the original Church of Christ that believes in the Book of Mormon. I am not sure what their stand on the subject is or if they even...

Latter-day Saints: god, divinization and deification, archangel michael
divinization and deification, archangel michael, fifth centuries: Various ideas have been proposed, including that he may have just built on Joseph Smith s teaching that the ancient of days of Daniel 7 is Adam and that Adam is the archangel Michael (while Noah is Gabriel). The idea is probably correct, especially when...

Latter-day Saints: god, book of mormon, celestial marriage
book of mormon, celestial marriage, place jesus: Hi Bill, I will be happy to answer your questions. Please note that I am ex-LDS and belong to the original Church of Christ that believes in the BoM (Book of Mormon). I came to believe in the BoM soon after my conversion to Christ in the Seventh Day...

Latter-day Saints: more of god, god jesus christ, god the holy spirit
god jesus christ, god the holy spirit, garden of gethsemane: Dear Brother Weedler: Thanks again for your question. If you look at the original Hebrew, you ll see that in most instances where God is mentioned, the Hebrew word used is Elokim (Elohim), which is correctly translated to English as Gods, plural. (The...

Latter-day Saints: the god, perfect marriage, dear brother
perfect marriage, dear brother, replie: Dear Brother Weedler -- Thanks again for your continuing questions. Yes, three separate, and individual, Gods. But because they are each absolutely perfect, and absolutely loving, they never stand in contradiction to one another. The Father is acknowledged...

Latter-day Saints: god, e mail address, e theodore mullen
e mail address, e theodore mullen, hebrew literature: Actually, the Bible does discuss the heavenly council, though the English translations often don t reflect the meaning of the Hebrew. For a scholarly discussion of the evidence, see E. Theodore Mullen, Jr., The Divine Council in Canaanite and Early Hebrew...

Latter-day Saints: The golden plates from which the Book of Mormon came from., eye witness accounts, history of the mormon church
eye witness accounts, history of the mormon church, book of mormon: Hi Leonard, I will be happy to answer your questions. Please note that I am ex-LDS and belong to the original Church of Christ that believes in the Book of Mormon. There is no specific weight ever recorded of the plates, only eye witness accounts of...

Latter-day Saints: The golden plates delivered to Prophet Joseph Smith, prophet joseph smith, english grammer
prophet joseph smith, english grammer, speech impediments: Hi Sargon, I will be happy to answer your question. Please note that I am ex-LDS and belong to the original Church of Christ that believes in the Book of Mormon. The Book of Mormon was written in a modified Egyptian language. This was done for the...

Latter-day Saints: Health, doctrine and covenants, wise servant
doctrine and covenants, wise servant, church interpretation: For the best explanation on our stance you should refer to D&C (Doctrine and Covenants) section 89. You can find it here: http://scriptures.lds.org/en/dc/89 You ll note that this leaves things open to interpretation and to potentially include far more...

Latter-day Saints: Health, hot chocholate, word of wisdom
hot chocholate, word of wisdom, book of mormon: Hi Barry, I will be happy to answer your questions. Please note I am ex-LDS and belong to the Church of Christ that believes in the Book of Mormon. I cannot help but believe Mormons or Bible only Christians would be more healthy, and more prosperous,...

Latter-day Saints: Heathens, liberty to the captives, mormon church
liberty to the captives, mormon church, mount zion: No, not necessarily We believe in doing work for the dead who have gone on so that many of them will have the same chance to dwell with Heavenly Father and Jesus Christ in his Kingdom. Isa. 24:22 in the prison, and after many days shall they be visited...

Latter-day Saints: LDS Information, mormon doctrine, mormon church
mormon doctrine, mormon church, book of mormon: Yeah, that might be a good way of putting it. There are also some misconceptions about Christ on top of that sometimes. I don t the exact situation with the Born again Christians. The prophet can continue to write scripture. In fact, everything that comes...

Latter-day Saints: Help !, modern day prophets, finding peace
modern day prophets, finding peace, drinking woman: Dear Brother Paul: I am delighted for you that you re finding peace in the gospel. You re absolutely right that you cannot force belief, and I am empathetic with your strong desire that your wife join you on this journey. The only power you have, though,...

Latter-day Saints: Hi Michael I am a 23 Roman..., mormon friend, alpha and omega
mormon friend, alpha and omega, book of mormon: Hi Michael, I will be happy to answer your questions, sorry for the delay in getting back with you, been doing a lot of overtime. Please note that I am ex-LDS and belong to the original Church of Christ that believes in the Book of Mormon. I will answer...

Latter-day Saints: Hill Cummorah, hemisphere 3, area in the western hemisphere
hemisphere 3, area in the western hemisphere, yucatan peninsula: Several points: 1. The hill in New York is probably, but not certainly, the same hill where Joseph found the plates. 2. The hill where Joseph found the plates was colloquially called Hill Cummorah, but for no reason other than that the early Saints...

Latter-day Saints: Holy garments, e mail address, deseret book
e mail address, deseret book, holy priesthood: I discuss the history of the garment of the holy priesthood and related priesthood clothing in my article Priestly Clothing in Bible Times, in Donald Parry (ed.), Temples of the Ancient World (Deseret Book & FARMS, 1994). It s a rather fascinating topic....

Latter-day Saints: Homosexuality, latter day saints, remission of sin
latter day saints, remission of sin, old gay man: In our church homosexuality is a sin. Homosexuals may attend our church, but to make it simple and to the point gay men and women may not be baptised and be an official member of our church unless they do away with it and repent and those who become gay or...

Latter-day Saints: Homosexuality in the Community of Christ, homosexual priests, priesthood holders
homosexual priests, priesthood holders, ray mcintyre: Dear George Williams, This question is impossible for me to answer. The Community of Christ does not (as far as I am aware) keep records of the sexual orientation of its priesthood members. That there are homosexual priesthood holders is a given, some...

Latter-day Saints: Homosexuality, origins of homosexuality, genetic tendency
origins of homosexuality, genetic tendency, isaiah 9: Ken, I don t know that the Church has published an official statement on the origins of homosexuality . However, a number of doctrinal teachings make certain things, in my opinion, quite clear. For example, we are taught that God gave man his agency....

Latter-day Saints: Honesty, latter day saints, correct principles
latter day saints, correct principles, truthful answer: Faithful Latter Day Saints would not tell lies. One of the questions that we are periodically asked by our local church leaders is Are you honest? Of course this means that we should also be fair with all people and follow the golden rule to treat...

Latter-day Saints: can you help me to locate information about my mother, jewish genealogy society, nazi concentration camps
jewish genealogy society, nazi concentration camps, e mail address: My friend is leaving soon on a full time church service mission and is not able to personally help you. She did have a few suggestions however. With regard to this type of inquiry, I think it would be best if you steered him back to his local...

Latter-day Saints: human god, mormon utah, personal blessings
mormon utah, personal blessings, celestial marriage: Hi Rexford, I will be happy to answer your questions, please note I am ex-LDS and belong to the original Church of Christ that believes in the Book of Mormon. In answer to your questions.... the LDS Mormon Utah faction does believe in certain doctrines...

Latter-day Saints: Ice cream, type 2 diabeties, word of wisdom
type 2 diabeties, word of wisdom, diet ice cream: Ice Cream has nutriteous products in it such as milk mainly for its calcium. And if you don t like plain milk then ice cream is one way to make sure that you have calcium in your diet. Ice cream is not really harmful to you unless you take it in large...

Latter-day Saints: Im not mormon....dated mormon..relationship ended, singles dances, church attendance
singles dances, church attendance, menber: My personal feel is that I am glad that the girl that you were dating left her husband in that abusive relationship. My sister for one, left the church and Married a non-Mormon because of our controling parents but I ve never noticed the church ever looking...

Latter-day Saints: interfaith marriage, latter day saints, byzantine catholic
latter day saints, byzantine catholic, interfaith marriage: Here is the reply to the question you asked on 5/22/07: http://en.allexperts.com/q/Latter-day-Saints-958/mixed-marriges.htm I d like to add, you can always have a civil ceremony performed by the Bishop in your boyfriend s ward in which your parents and...

Latter-day Saints: Jesus, nag hammadi texts, gnostic christians
nag hammadi texts, gnostic christians, gnostic view: Based on your wording, I presume that you don t really require a response and that you merely wanted to say something. You deal with so many issues in just a few paragraphs and I m not sure if you are asking a question or merely letting your mind wander through...

Latter-day Saints: Jesus, jesus christ of latter day saints, latter day saints
jesus christ of latter day saints, latter day saints, christianity god: Thanks for the question. Yes, we gladly join with many others to proclaim that Jesus Christ was and is the Son of God. As you probably know, the name of our church is The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. Our main objective is to follow the...

Latter-day Saints: Jesus Christ, final sacrifice, lamb of god
final sacrifice, lamb of god, blood sacrifice: Hi Fred, I will answer your questions below in **, Mike You sent: Rephrased slightly-who is Jesus Christ to you? By that I mean what is your relationship to Jesus? **Mike replies: He is my Saviour. Without Christ there would be no possibility for...

Latter-day Saints: Jesus as God, nicean creed, jehovah god
nicean creed, jehovah god, latter day saints: Dear Brother Ted: Thanks again for your question. I hope you had a chance to read the Ostler article. It s long, but worth the read. To answer your follow-up question, God the Father, the Savior, and the Holy Spirit are three physically separate beings,...

Latter-day Saints: Jesus, son jesus christ, scripture book
son jesus christ, scripture book, book of mormon: I guess you can say that Jesus was or is an angle even though he is one of the three members of the God head. We never refer to Jesus being an angle. We consider him a God, maybe not the Supreme God which is our heavenly father, but one of the members in...

Latter-day Saints: Joining the LDS Church, asking the right questions, intellectual interest
asking the right questions, intellectual interest, lds church: Dear Sister Gina: Thank you for your question. It s important, as you consider joining the Church, to seek confirmation from the Lord. Fast and pray, for as long as it takes. Ask the missionaries to direct you to the scriptures about Enos fasting and praying....

Latter-day Saints: Joseph and Oliver's baptism, joseph smith history, aaronic priesthood
joseph smith history, aaronic priesthood, short answer: The short answer is that they did as the angel had instructed them (Joseph Smith History 1:71: for so we were commanded ). I used to think that pehaps John had merely given them the keys of the Aaronic priesthood and that after baptism they ordained each...

Latter-day Saints: Joseph Smith, oliver cowdery, elders of the church
oliver cowdery, elders of the church, first presidency: First let me note that, in the early days of the Church, the terms Melchizedek Priesthood and high(er) priesthood referred to the office of high priest, which was instituted in June 1831. Similarly, the terms Aaronic priesthood or lesser priesthood...

Latter-day Saints: Joseph Smith, latter day saints, eternal families
latter day saints, eternal families, earthly parents: Dear Sister Tang: Ah, boredom. It relishes recruiting volunteers for the devil s workshop. wink Yes, the prophet was sealed to multiple wives, some of them before his death; many after his death. Some of those wives he lived with in mortality as...

Latter-day Saints: Joseph Smith History, joseph smith history, important events in history
joseph smith history, important events in history, sects: Joseph began keeping a diary in 1832. At the time of his first vision in 1820, he was only 14 years of age and a hard-working farm boy, spending most of his time working the fields, cutting timber, digging wells, and helping his father and brother Alvin to...

Latter-day Saints: Joseph Smith Jr & Mohammed, christian polygamy, joseph smith jr
christian polygamy, joseph smith jr, later day saints: Polygamy was practiced during the Old Testament time and by early Later-Day Saints (The Mormons), and has not been practiced for over 100 years. Polygamy is forbidden in the Book of Mormon, except for those times when the Lord commands it (see Jacob 2:30)....

Latter-day Saints: Joseph Smith's Legal Background, prophet joseph smith, mormon prophet
prophet joseph smith, mormon prophet, oliver cowdery: Hi Jonathan, I will be happy to answer your questions. Please note that I am ex-LDS and belong to the original Church of Christ that was restored in 1830 by Joseph Smith. According to LDS histories Joseph Smith was arrested on several occasions: ...

Latter-day Saints: Joseph Smith and the Word of Wisdom, word of wisdom, acoholic
word of wisdom, acoholic, wine beer: The Word of Wisdom revelation permits the drinking of wine not made by outsiders for the sacrament (D&C 89:6), as does D&C 27:3-4. Beer is probably the mild drinks made from barley (D&C 89:17). The Word of Wisdom does not specifically prohibit tea and...

Latter-day Saints: Joseph Smith, oliver cowdery, broome county
oliver cowdery, broome county, susquehanna county: Jason, The date of the giving of the Melchisedec Priesthood (hereafter MP) is unknown but in D&C 128:20 (LDS) is written: D&C 128: 20 20 ... The voice of Peter, James, and John in the wilderness between Harmony, Susquehanna county, and Colesville,...

Latter-day Saints: Joseph smith, resurrection verse, journal of discourses
resurrection verse, journal of discourses, mormon book: Dear Jermaine: I m very sorry, but I don t read any of your cited verses in that manner - not even in an implied manner. Mosiah 15:1-5 is about how Christ is the both the Father and the Son. It reads: 1 And now Abinadi said unto them: I would that ye...

Latter-day Saints: Jospeh Smith History, joseph smith the prophet, oliver cowdery
joseph smith the prophet, oliver cowdery, joseph smith history: Hi Kyle, The official Church of Christ website is: http://www.churchofchrist-tl.org/ My own personal website: http://www.home.earthlink.net/~technomn/ I ve done a lot of research on the different restoration factions and they are the closest to the...

Latter-day Saints: jesus, true godhead, father son and holy ghost
true godhead, father son and holy ghost, bible isaiah: Actually, that is not what we believe. We believe that Jesus, Heavenly Father and the Holy Spirit make up the one true God Head. We do believe that Jesus is God, as well as the father, but we believe that they are one in purpose and not in substance...

Latter-day Saints: john wentworth letter- articles of faith, james r clark, john wentworth
james r clark, john wentworth, first principle: AFTER RESPONDING TO YOUR QUESTION, I DISCOVERED THAT MY COPY OF CLARK S BOOK IS IN MY HOME OFFICE RATHER THAN MY CAMPUS OFFICE. I FIND THAT CLARK DOES NOT DISCUSS CHANGES TO THE ARTICLES OF FAITH. HE DOES, HOWEVER, NOTE THAT THE PEARL OF GREAT PRICE WAS...

Latter-day Saints: King James Dialect, kjv of the bible, john wycliffe
kjv of the bible, john wycliffe, history of the bible: You may have gotten an incomplete answer from me prior to this one. I must have hit the wrong key by mistake, causing me to lose what I had typed, so I ll start over again. I must first correct your belief that the language of the King James version (KJV)...

Latter-day Saints: Kolab, mummy museum, mormon church
mummy museum, mormon church, book of mormon: Hello. Thank-you, for your question. Kolob is a star or a planet. It is described in the Book of Abraham (located in the Pearl of Great Price) as being the nearest star or planet nearest the throne of God. During Joseph s time and after he translated the golden...

Latter-day Saints: Kolob, mormon church, god states
mormon church, god states, throne of god: Hi Joshua, In Abraham 3:9 there is mention of a major star named Kolob that is near the throne of God. It does not state that the throne is actually on the planet. In Moses 1:33, God states ...worlds without number have I created, and ... by the Son...

Latter-day Saints: What kind of Mormon are you? (I'm not being a wise guy), latter day saints church, jesus christ of latter day saints
latter day saints church, jesus christ of latter day saints, latter day saints: Hi Steven I will be happy to answer your questions. Please note that I am ex-LDS (Mormon) and belong to the original Church of Christ that believes in the Book of Mormon. I will respond to your questions below in **, Mike You sent: I ve been reading some...

Latter-day Saints: Laban's murder, arc of the covenant, abraham isaac
arc of the covenant, abraham isaac, 1 corinthians 3: The short answer is that Nephi did as the Spirit told him and that we have have no way of knowing why the Lord does everything. What seems logical to us is not necessarily logical to God. For the wisdom of this world is foolishness with God (1 Corinthians...

Latter-day Saints: Latter Day Saints, book of mormon, latter day saints
book of mormon, latter day saints, celestial marriage: Hi Wesley, I will be happy to answer your questions. In answer to your question I think you misunderstood my statements. I am not LDS and belong to the Church of Christ that was restored April 6th, 1830. We believe in the Bible and Book of Mormon and do...

Latter-day Saints: LDS CHURCH / DOCTRINE, newport south, class citizens
newport south, class citizens, excess surplus: Jeff- Well, where to begin with so many questions. I guess I will start with the last few. For women: What you have said is quite the opposite of what is true, women go first in all of the activities, they are the ones that are asked to church dances, and...

Latter-day Saints: LDS friendship conflict of interest, same sex attraction, proactive interest
same sex attraction, proactive interest, poor relationship: I don t pretend to have a bunch of experience in this, as I m a straight female, but it just so happens that the Church News published an article a week or two ago about men who are active in the church, struggling with same-sex attractions. It s called ...

Latter-day Saints: LDS question, warren jeffs, jesus christ of latter day saints
warren jeffs, jesus christ of latter day saints, latter day saints: Hi Rob, There is a Church of Christ (TL) in New York, I am not sure exactly where it is, somewhere on the Mohoc reservation. You can request more information by checking out our official website at http://www.churchofchrist-tl.org/ In answer to your...

Latter-day Saints: LDS rules of conduct., doctrine and covenants, latter day prophets
doctrine and covenants, latter day prophets, lds org: Yes, but the real question is, what are hot drinks? Doctrine and Covenants (a book of modern day revelations) section 89 verse 9 reads as follows: And again, hot drinks are not for the body or belly. Additionally, the following is given as official...

Latter-day Saints: LDS vs Mormon, lds temple, lds org
lds temple, lds org, basic beliefs: They are two different nicknames for the same organization. The following is a link that explains the proper use of the name by journalists which may also help you. http://www.lds.org/ldsnewsroom/v/index.jsp?vgnextoid=ca07ae4af9c7e010VgnVCM1000004e94610aRCRD...

Latter-day Saints: Leaving the Church, lds standards, lds church
lds standards, lds church, true parents: Good afternoon, Ariella. Well, the first thing you should know if is he is definately going to leave the church. Also, if he is just leaving the church to marry you, keep in mind that one does not have to leave the church to get married by the LDS standards....

Latter-day Saints: Looking for advice more than anything, stake president, book of mormon
stake president, book of mormon, liberty jail: First, Your friend does not qualify as a lost cause. I would keep trying to help. This is an example of how we should not judge people. We can look to the story of Job or the life of Joseph Smith especially while he was in Liberty Jail (D&C 121) for...

Latter-day Saints: language, lds church, latin greek
lds church, latin greek, parts of the bible: Depending on which book in the Bible, the Bible was originally written in Latin, Greek, Hebrew or Aramaic. You are absolutely correct. This is why the LDS Church states that We believe the Bible to be the word of God, as far as it is translated correctly......

Latter-day Saints: language, goddess of fertility, fertility symbols
goddess of fertility, fertility symbols, book of mormon: Hi Jon, I will be happy to answer your questions. Please note I am ex-LDS and belong to the original Church of Christ that believes in the Book of Mormon and Bible. In answer to your question, the Old Testament was written in Hebrew and the New Testament...

Latter-day Saints: language, cambridge university press, mormon apologetics
cambridge university press, mormon apologetics, introduction to new testament textual criticism: I agree with you that the bible is not 100% accurate. There is no question that some parts of the text have been corrupted. Of the thousands of early Greek and Hebrews manuscripts and fragments that scholars have to work with, there are many small and some...

Latter-day Saints: language, new english bible, oxford university press
new english bible, oxford university press, orthodox corruption of scripture: Hello Jon! I apologize for the delay in answering your question... The Bible was originally written in Greek, Hebrew and Aramaic. None of the original manuscripts exist, however, among the manuscripts that HAVE survived there are various differences...

Latter-day Saints: language, joseph smith translation, book of mormon
joseph smith translation, book of mormon, translation interpretation: Hey there, Jon. As far as I know, the Bible was originally written in Greek. Most learned men and women cannot speak fluent Greek, but the prophets, through the revelatin of God, were able to translate it. The meanings of the Bible are now in the footnotes...

Latter-day Saints: language, prophet joseph smith, new testament greek
prophet joseph smith, new testament greek, latter day saints: Hi Jon, I found that portions of the Bible were originally written in Hebrew, Aramaic and Greek. Latter-day Saints accept the Bible as one of the Church s four standard works and believe the Bible to be the word of God as far as it is translated correctly...

Latter-day Saints: language, mormon prophet, brother jon
mormon prophet, brother jon, translation interpretation: Dear Brother Jon: You re correct that the Bible is not completely accurate. In fact, the majority of the Bible was transmitted orally for centuries before it was written down at all. When it was written down, it was recorded in Hebrew, Aramaic, and...

Latter-day Saints: language, words of god, translation interpretation
words of god, translation interpretation, old testament: The Old Testament was written in Hebrew. The New Testament was written in either Aramaic or Greek depending on whose research you believe. I believe that the Bible in its present form has some errors in translation and transcription. I also...

Latter-day Saints: latter day saints physical dimension, latter day saints, ldstemples
latter day saints, ldstemples, financial circumstances: Dear Alex Grace: Thank you for your question. Latter-day Saints do their best to fulfil their religious duties by being prepared to attend the temple, and by participating in temple ordinances when and as they are able. When they live at a distance and...

Latter-day Saints: What is the likely route of Lehi to the promised land, urim and thummim, kjv of the bible
urim and thummim, kjv of the bible, curious workmanship: What do you think is the route that Lehi and his family took to the promised land? The text, coupled with what is known of wind and ocean currents suggest that they probably departed from the southern coast of Oman and sailed via the Indian Ocean and...

Latter-day Saints: A,ll affluent apostles, twelve apostels, army reservist
twelve apostels, army reservist, jesus christ of latter day saints: Dear Brother Wallace: Thank you for your interesting question. I fear, though, that your premise is flawed. There are twelve apostles and three members of the first presidency. Of these 15, five worked as educators (Eyring, Holland, Oaks, Bednar and Packer),...

Latter-day Saints: Could there loads of mediums ( churches ) to get to people..., witness protection program, mormon family
witness protection program, mormon family, mormans: Have you ever seen the movie Mormons and Mobsters? Well, that movie is pro-Mormon, and in that movie is a very interresting statement. In that movie there is a family of mobsters who were placed in the the witness protection program and sent to live in Utah....

Latter-day Saints: love, magnetic attraction, religious doctrine
magnetic attraction, religious doctrine, different components: I am not sure if my answer will be of any help but here are some thoughts that I have had pondering your questions. You may ask more questions if you want to. To better answer your question someone has to define what love is. I would...

Latter-day Saints: Many Mansions, e mail address, many mansions
e mail address, many mansions, 2 corinthians 12: The concept of multiple heavens is found in early Jewish and Christian texts. The many mansions passage, however, is not the one most frequently cited in those early texts. Rather, we have reference to the 30-, 60-, and 100-fold parable. The parable about...

Latter-day Saints: Mark of the Beast, james strang, sidney rigdon
james strang, sidney rigdon, hyrum smith: James Strang was one of a handful of Latter-day Saints who supported Sidney Rigdon s claim to be the guardian of the Church following the deaths of Joseph and Hyrum Smith. When Rigdon lost his case, he followed Strang briefly, after Strang claimed to have...

Latter-day Saints: Marriage, latter day saint, lds member
latter day saint, lds member, short answer: The short answer: Sure they can. So long as the Catholic Church is all right with it. I don t know about that part. The long answer: Even though there is no doctrine against it, and an LDS member wouldn t be excommunicated for marrying a Catholic, it is...

Latter-day Saints: Masonic Rituals and Mormonism, masonic rituals, masonic beliefs
masonic rituals, masonic beliefs, brother hyrum: Hello, thank-you for your questions and comments. First, I do not believe that the LDS Church was founded upon Masonic principles. Joseph Smith did not become a Mason until around 1840, in Nauvoo, IL, although his brother Hyrum had been a Mason since around...

Latter-day Saints: Matt 5:48, book of mormon, time heart
book of mormon, time heart, fellow man: Ah, but I DO conclude otherwise regarding the meaning of Matthew 5:48. Even the example you quote from Mark is about LOVE, which is the context of the Matthew passage. None of the passages you quote support your contention that Jesus was clearly speaking...

Latter-day Saints: Matthew 5:50 JST, joseph smith translation, 3 nephi
joseph smith translation, 3 nephi, book of mormon: Hi Jon, I will reply to your message below in **, Mike You sent: MIKE, My mentioning Matt 5:50 JST was only to show that perfection is demanded from Heavenly Father. Heavenly Father demands perfection right now. **Mike replies: I agree, and this...

Latter-day Saints: Mayan Glyphs, aztecan languages, native american languages
aztecan languages, native american languages, mayan glyphs: Recent research suggests that the glyphic system used by the Maya originated with the Olmecs, who lived mostly along the coast of the Gulf of Mexico. Some LDS scholars have suggested that the Olmecs were the Jaredites. If this is so (or even if the Jaredites...

Latter-day Saints: MEDALLION, greek letter rho, chi rho
greek letter rho, chi rho, ray mcintyre: Dear friend, you might have more success asking the catholics. The latin phrase ARCHISODALITAS SANCTISTEPHAN means, Archconfraternity of St. Stephen. this is a lay organisation for servers at the altar in Catholic churches. Take a look at the following...

Latter-day Saints: A Mission, competent medical authority, missionary department
competent medical authority, missionary department, dissociative disorders: Adam, The answer here is: it depends on how severe your illness is. I am generally aware of the various categories of Dissociative Disorders but without more information cannot say definitely. However, the Church Handbook of Instructions says: Medical...

Latter-day Saints: Missionaries, lds missionaries, lds religion
lds missionaries, lds religion, lds members: Hi Lauren, I will be happy to answer your questions. Please note that I am ex-LDS and belong to the Church of Christ that also believes in the Book of Mormon. I answer to your question... Since I am not LDS I cannot say for sure whether many LDS Missionaries...

Latter-day Saints: Missionaries, opinon, ogden utah
opinon, ogden utah, nieces: It is STRONGLY discouraged. If one is engaged, one should relatively soon get married, in my opinon, or break it off, even if for the time being. A mission can change a missionary so much. And I have seen too many girls who stayed and waited faithfully...

Latter-day Saints: Missions, mission presidents, married couples
mission presidents, married couples, mission trips: Dear Johann -- Thank you for your question. With few exceptions, married young men and young women may not serve missions. Generally, only unmarried young people are permitted to serve -- though they are not required to to so. Merely encouraged. Older...

Latter-day Saints: Missions and marriage, temple marriage, many blessings
temple marriage, many blessings, church attendance: They can. However, if a young man has the opportunity to serve a mission, and doesn t, he deprives himself, in my opinion, of many blessings that may be eternal import. The sacrifice made by a young man (and also by any young woman who waits for him -- and,...

Latter-day Saints: ARE MORMANS AND LDS THE SAME?, mormon tabernacle choir, mormon pioneers
mormon tabernacle choir, mormon pioneers, jesus christ of latter day saints: I assume that you mean Mormon not Morman. Yes, they are the same. The nickname Mormon comes from The Book of Mormon. Here is the official statement by The Church that journalists are asked to use. The official name of the Church is The Church of Jesus...

Latter-day Saints: MORMONISM, church latter day saints, jesus christ of latter day saints
church latter day saints, jesus christ of latter day saints, ancient prophets: Dear Brother Sol: Thank you for your questions. Members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, whom many people call Mormons , are absolutely a Christian people. We are made alive in Christ because of our faith; yet we keep the law because...

Latter-day Saints: Moral Sins, presidency statement, first presidency
presidency statement, first presidency, branch president: I am also a former Catholic. I usually don t respond to questions of doctrine or policy unless they are discussed in the scriptures, but I ll make a few comments. One who does not wear the garment as instructed in the temple is not eligible for a temple...

Latter-day Saints: Morman, mormon youth, president hinckley
mormon youth, president hinckley, gordon b hinckley: Well, yeah. It s pretty formal. To church, you wear your best, because after all, you re visiting a king. It s pretty formal. But then there are activities and daily seminary and such, which a less formal. Seminary is like a class, and activities are just...

Latter-day Saints: Morman Temple, morman tabernacle choir, morman temple
morman tabernacle choir, morman temple, catholic confession: The short answer is: worthiness. Anyone involved in major sins must first repent. To determine worthiness, each bishop must ask a series of questions to which the one seeking a temple recommend must respond (all in a private setting, much like Catholic confession)....

Latter-day Saints: Morman, latter day saints, false notion
latter day saints, false notion, according to scripture: 1.Do Mormons believe that human can become God? Yes we do, but only those who receive the highest glory. 2.If they do, why? In Genesis 3:22, it states And the LORD God said, Behold, the man is become as one of us, to know good and evil... . Therefore,...

Latter-day Saints: Mormanism, god jesus, question service
god jesus, question service, holy trinity: So, here’s a really sad story. I wrote a big huge long reply for you, and then instead of enter, I hit tab, and we all know what that unfortunate action leads to. So here we go, answer number 2. So, these are all questions that I have been asked,...

Latter-day Saints: Mormans, son jesus christ, lord jesus christ
son jesus christ, lord jesus christ, gift of tongues: I would like to introduce you to our 13 Articles of Faith which will give you a highlight to our belief’s. 1. We believe in God, the Eternal Father, and in His Son, Jesus Christ, and in the Holy Ghost. 2. We believe that men will be punished for their...

Latter-day Saints: Mormon, fruitful bough, book of mormon
fruitful bough, book of mormon, three tribes: 1)Where lies the evidence of existence of the Nephites and lamanites described in the Book of Mormon? Answer: We are unsure exactly what evidence there is on the Nephites and lamanites because of migrations of many tribes over the years the Book of Mormon...

Latter-day Saints: Mormon archaeology?, mormon archaeology, mormon critics
mormon archaeology, mormon critics, archaeological evidences: Hi Jose, I will answer your questions below in **, Mike You sent: Thank you. From your answer I gather that the archaeological evidence is inconclusive. **Mike replies: Correct, to some people the evidences, taken as a whole, are quite conclusive,...

Latter-day Saints: The Mormon church, telestial kingdom, flesh and bones
telestial kingdom, flesh and bones, god is a consuming fire: Salvation – 2 Nephi 25:23 - For we labor diligently to write, to persuade our children, and also our brethren, to believe in Christ, and to be reconciled to God; for we know that it is by grace that we are saved, after all we can do. GodHead – We...

Latter-day Saints: Mormon Dating, mormon girl, relationship expert
mormon girl, relationship expert, friendship: No, that doesn t mean you ll have to break up with her when you start dating. It simply means that before Mormons are in marrying age, (which is usually at least over 18), we re encouraged to not get exclusively involved. So, basically, don t get upset if...

Latter-day Saints: Mormon doctrine, lds doctrine, latter day saints
lds doctrine, latter day saints, mormon doctrine: Dear Leary: Thank you for your inquiry. The answer to your question is found in the Biblical book of Isaiah 14:9-17 et. seq., and is referenced again in the book of Revelations 8:10-11 et. seq. You ll also find it referenced in the 10th chapter of Luke,...

Latter-day Saints: Mormon Godmakers, lds doctrine, book of mormon
lds doctrine, book of mormon, christian sects: Hi William, I will be happy to answer your question. Please note that I am ex-LDS and belong to the original Church of Christ that believes in the Book of Mormon. The reason why some call LDS men Godmakers is because of the LDS doctrine of Celestial...

Latter-day Saints: Was Mormon now Lutheran, jesus christ of latter day saints, mormon church
jesus christ of latter day saints, mormon church, church of jesus christ: If a person leaves the Mormon church and joins another church, until that person contacts the Mormon church to ask for they’re names to be removed from the church they are still on file as a member, but they are considered inactive. I don’t know of any Mormons...

Latter-day Saints: Mormon origin, lds org, history of the church
lds org, history of the church, mormons: Dear Nazam -- Thank you for your interesting question. You can find a brief introduction to the history of the Church at this web site: http://www.lds.org/churchhistory/0,15478,4154-1,00.html I hope this answers your question. If you have additional...

Latter-day Saints: Mormon Sunday service, doctrine covenants, mormon doctrine
doctrine covenants, mormon doctrine, book of mormon: Francine, Depends on the Sunday. Most weeks of the month, there will be a sacrament meeting of about an hour long, followed by a short-break by Sunday school (which normally has a couple of Adult classes)which is also an hour long and then after another...

Latter-day Saints: Mormon Sunday service, musical interlude, book of mormon
musical interlude, book of mormon, testimony meeting: I apologize for not getting back to you sooner. Until yesterday, my wife and I were away on a vacation trip. Our Sunday services comprise three separate back-to-back meetings. People are welcome to attend any or all of them. The most important of these...

Latter-day Saints: Mormon Sunday service, opening prayer, adult member
opening prayer, adult member, exact language: Our Sunday services our Three Hours long but they don t consist of just one meeting and listening to one preacher. Our services consist of three meetings. We have our basic meeting, which is sacrament meeting that is for all to attend, which is about 1...

Latter-day Saints: Mormon settlers, daughters of the utah pioneers, mormon settlers
daughters of the utah pioneers, mormon settlers, deseret book: I know of nothing on-line, but there may be something on the LDS Collectors Library CD-ROM put out by Deseret Book. Andrew Jenson s biography of early Latter-day Saints is included on the CD-ROM. I have seen early photos of members of the original pioneer...

Latter-day Saints: Mormon step-daughters, religious choices, mormon church
religious choices, mormon church, white robe: Samantha, From a distance (as I am) it is difficult to assess the situation of which you speak completely. I agree strongly with you that it is not only important, but vital to teach children or anyone before they are baptized what commitment they are making....

Latter-day Saints: Mormon Teens, teen dance club, church dances
teen dance club, church dances, mormon religion: There is nothing wrong with going to a teenage dance, infact there are youth dances in our church. We do have to abide by our church standards. At our church dances they ask for the youth to dress acceptably which means the girls to not were mini-shirts....

Latter-day Saints: Mormon, ancient creeds, thoughtful christians
ancient creeds, thoughtful christians, book of mormon: Michael, For most Christians it comes down to the additional scripture, the Book of Mormon, D&C and the PofGP. As well, though, more thoughtful Christians will also mention things like the ancient creeds of the church, Joseph Smith s character flaws, the...

Latter-day Saints: Mormonism, biblical christianity, highways and byways
biblical christianity, highways and byways, true christians: Bob, You said-- Do you believe Mormonism to be a denomination of Christianity? If so.why? ===================================== No. I personally believe “Mormonism”, which is the appellation mostly used by those not of our faith to label our religion,...

Latter-day Saints: Mormonism, american protestants, son of noah
american protestants, son of noah, black africans: I apologize for not getting back to you sooner. Until yesterday, my wife and I were away on vacation, so I am only now getting to some of my e-mail messages, including your inquiry from AllExperts. Our ninth Article of Faith reads, We believe all that...

Latter-day Saints: Mormonism, salt lake temple, satan worshippers
salt lake temple, satan worshippers, nauvoo temple: The inverted pentegram was long used in European Christian churches. It was not adopted by Satan worshippers until the late 19th century. Satanic cults have always stolen some of their symbols from Christianity (e.g., the upside-down cross, the black mass,...

Latter-day Saints: Mormonism, jesus christ of latter day saints, latter day saints
jesus christ of latter day saints, latter day saints, lds org: Dear Shawn -- Thank you for your question. You can read a little about the history of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (the Mormon church) at this link: http://www.lds.org/churchhistory/history I hope this helps. If you have other questions,...

Latter-day Saints: Mormonism, earlier times, blessings
earlier times, blessings, god: Dear Kamila -- Thank you for your question. Mormons haven t practiced polygamy since the 1800s. The reason it was practiced back then is because it was a commandment, just as it was for some of God s people in earlier times. I hope this answers...

Latter-day Saints: Mormonism, spirit children, mitvah
spirit children, mitvah, blessings: We have so many children because we believe it s a mitvah, an act of charity and compassion, to give a good home to children, to raise them well, and to make the world a better place. Most of us view parenting as an act of creation, in partnership with God,...

Latter-day Saints: Mormonism, prophet joseph smith, jew and gentile
prophet joseph smith, jew and gentile, jesus christ of latter day saints: Yes, Latter-day Saints are indeed Christians. Jesus Christ is the central figure in the doctrine of our church. The Prophet Joseph Smith explained that: the fundamental principles of our religion are the testimony of the Apostles and Prophets, concerning...

Latter-day Saints: Mormons, utah mormon, pagan cult
utah mormon, pagan cult, celestial marriage: Hi Hector, I will be happy to answer your questions. Please note that I am ex-LDS and belong to the original Church of Christ that believes in the Book of Mormon. The Scriptures are not very specific as to what can and cannot be done on Sunday. Before...

Latter-day Saints: Mormons, thanksgiving parade in new york city, latter day saints
thanksgiving parade in new york city, latter day saints, jesus christ of latter day saints: We strongly believe that God has given us agency as part of his plan to prepare us for the celestial kingdom. Consequently, there are some things that are disapproved but which do not bring consequences. Faithful members of the Church of Jesus Christ of...

Latter-day Saints: Mormons, mormon church, hindus and muslims
mormon church, hindus and muslims, shape size: Jillian, It is a human reaction of a very old kind to divide the world into them and us. Thus we have prejudice born of differences born of race, gender, sexual orientation, shape, size etc. Find a way that one person can be divided from another and...

Latter-day Saints: Mormons, son jesus christ, mormon beliefs
son jesus christ, mormon beliefs, first five books: 1. Yes, we believe in the whole bible. Quoted from Article of Faith number 8 We believe the Bible to be the word of God as far as it is translated correctly http://scriptures.lds.org/en/a_of_f/1 2. I don t think that we have an official opinion on...

Latter-day Saints: Mormons, mormon beliefs, who wrote the bible
mormon beliefs, who wrote the bible, father son and holy spirit: Good questions Do Mormons believe in the whole Bible? Yes. And then some. There are some places where we find the Bible to be mistranslated, which is why we have the inspired translation, but usually the mistranslations are the type that just make...

Latter-day Saints: Mormons, history of the old testament, who wrote the bible
history of the old testament, who wrote the bible, apocrypha books: We use the King James version of the Bible. We do believe the Bible to be the word of God, so far as it is translated correctly (We do, however, also believe that the Song of Solomon is not inspired doctrine). By translated correctly we mean as it was originally...

Latter-day Saints: Why do Mormons have so many children?, jesus christ of latter day saints, latter day saints
jesus christ of latter day saints, latter day saints, jesus christ of latter day: Not everyone does. Many families have only 1 or 2, though I have known two families of 12-14. In my ward (local congregation), the largest family now has 9 children, but the second largest has 4. I have 6 children. Of my 5 married children, one has 4,...

Latter-day Saints: Mormons, prophet moses, latter day saints
prophet moses, latter day saints, lord thy god: Jonathan, Let me respond to your question in part with an answer I gave another person on this forum who asked me a similar question-- Generally, dating those outside of our faith is strongly discouraged, with this reasoning-- The person one marries...

Latter-day Saints: Mountain Meadow, mountain meadows massacre, hauns mill
mountain meadows massacre, hauns mill, dear brother: Dear Brother Werner: The LDS Church does not have an official position on non-doctrinal issues. Mountain Meadows is a historical event, as was the Hauns Mill Massacre. The Wikipedia article at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mountain_meadows_massacre is...

Latter-day Saints: Mountain Meadow, mountain meadows massacre, old spanish trail
mountain meadows massacre, old spanish trail, attack on the train: Sorry for the delay! I went on vacation and forgot to hang out my sign :). The Mountain Meadow Massacre is a horrific event that officially took place (ironically) on September 11, 1857. It happened at Mountain Meadows, a stopover along the Old Spanish...

Latter-day Saints: Mountain Meadows, mountain meadows massacre, lds church
mountain meadows massacre, lds church, brigham young: I don t know that it is considered official, but the Massacre is acknowledged as having occurred. Most do not know the details of the event itself, but it seems to be the consensus that Brigham Young had nothing to do with the event. People, in general,...

Latter-day Saints: MountainMeadow, mountain meadows massacre, blood atonement
mountain meadows massacre, blood atonement, book of mormon: Hi Elliot, I will be happy to answer your questions. Please note I am ex-LDS and belong to the Church of Christ that believes in the Book of Mormon. I have not been LDS since 1983 so cannot speak for their official position on the event. I checked...

Latter-day Saints: Murder, doctrine and covenants, malice aforethought
doctrine and covenants, malice aforethought, call to repentance: You need to get back to me with scripture references to where it states that Jesus states that to hate your neighbor is to be guilty of murder because if he said that its news to me. It is true that if you lust after a woman you have committed adultery in...

Latter-day Saints: marrage, good eating habits, trouble with the computer
good eating habits, trouble with the computer, word of wisdom: Hey Tracy, sorry about the wait, I ve had some trouble with the computer lately. The answers are these: A) Many of the separate branches of the Mormon church promote polygamy and suggest many marriages, but the mainsteam Mormons marry one person of all...

Latter-day Saints: marriage out of the faith, sexual preferance, book of mormon
sexual preferance, book of mormon, civil wedding: Hi Michael, Sorry for the delay in answering your question! First of all, congratulations on your upcoming nupitals, wherever they take place. It would not be blasphemous to marry outside of the temple, however it sounds like you re aware of the sacrifices...

Latter-day Saints: missionary work, cultural surroundings, missionary work
cultural surroundings, missionary work, prophet: No. It s kind of expected (by the cultural surroundings--come on, every religion has a culture connected to it), and it s greatly encouraged by the prophet, but there s nothing that happens if you don t serve one. Most do, but nothing happens if you don t...

Latter-day Saints: missionary, pen pals, personal time
pen pals, personal time, young lady: Hi. I realize it is really hard to keep in your emotions, but if I were you, I d not tell him that you like him for 3 reasons: 1) Your presence might distract him from the Lord s work. That is why he is working in your area. He s a guy, and as a human,...

Latter-day Saints: missions, adult choices, book of mormon
adult choices, book of mormon, suffering from depression: Dear Doreen -- Thank you for your question. I appreciate your concerns, and would like to address them. My own son left on his mission December 1, and I don t know which of us is happier about it. I miss him -- as any mom would -- but I m so happy that...

Latter-day Saints: mistranslations, gods word, lds church
gods word, lds church, personal gain: Hey Kel. No, I don t think it s okay to retranslate God s words for one s personal gain. Many churches have members who have actually seen the church leaders editing the Bible. Currently, the LDS church uses the King James version which has been translated...

Latter-day Saints: mixed marriges, desire work, byzantine catholic
desire work, byzantine catholic, book of mormon: The simple answer is no. That said, however, I would like to explain the most basic reason why and make some general comments. To enter the temple to be married or to observe a temple marriage you must first be a member for a minimum of one year....

Latter-day Saints: modern revelation, book of mormon, doctrine and covenants
book of mormon, doctrine and covenants, new revelations: Hi Byran, I will be happy to answer your questions. Please note I am ex-LDS and belong to the Church of Christ that believes in the Book of Mormon and Bible. There are some 100 Restoration factions that exist today, including the LDS and Church of Christ...

Latter-day Saints: I already asked one followup,..., mormon church, morman church
mormon church, morman church, god changes: God created everything spiritual before he they were created physically. “Man was also in the beginning with God.” (Doctrine and Covenants | Section 93:29)29 Man was also in the beginning with God. Intelligence, or the light of truth, was not created...

Latter-day Saints: mormanism- general, morman tabernacle, book of morman
morman tabernacle, book of morman, pentegrams: You stated: “Do you believe in the Christian Bible, especially the New Testament ?” We believe the bible to be the word of God as far as it is translated correctly. The bible we use is the King James version which is of course the same one the traditional...

Latter-day Saints: mormon 1, genesis 1, who is jesus christ
genesis 1, who is jesus christ, god the father: The people who were involved in the creations were God the Father who is Eloihem, his only begotten son who is Jesus Christ who was Jehovah as a pre-mortal being, and with latter-day revelations we also know that Adam who was Michael as a pre-mortal being...

Latter-day Saints: mormon, feast days, salt lake valley
feast days, salt lake valley, official holidays: Well, Mormons don t really have feast days that aren t the usual Christian ones. Like Easter and Christmas. The only holiday we have that other Christians don t is Pioneer Day, which is July 24th, and is when the first train of LDS saints reached the Salt...

Latter-day Saints: mormon beliefs, true biblical christianity, new testament church
true biblical christianity, new testament church, eastern orthodox churches: Yes, they are the same. There are more reasons to believe that than I could possibly list here, but let me just hit a few highlights: * The early Christians had apostles, prophets, evangelists, bishops, elders, etc., as we do. * The early Christians...

Latter-day Saints: mormon beliefs, true biblical christianity, son jesus christ
true biblical christianity, son jesus christ, jesus christ of latter day saints: We like to refer to ourselve s as Mormon s True Biblical Christian s, but not Protistant since we did not sect. of from the Catholic faith which traditional Christian s did. I would like to tell you why we believe that we are Christian. I would like...

Latter-day Saints: mormon beliefs, mormon critics, mormon beliefs
mormon critics, mormon beliefs, latter day saints: My answer to this question is not to prove to you that the Mormon church is true, it is by faith, but not by faith alone. The scriptures clearly teaches: ... the natural man receiveth not the things of the Spirit of God: for they are foolishness unto him:...

Latter-day Saints: mormon beliefs, true biblical christianity, old testament times
true biblical christianity, old testament times, new testament times: Dear Brother Smith: Thank you for your interesting question. The short answer is Yes. Here s the longer answer: Latter-day Saints believe the original Christian gospel has been restored in its fullness -- with the same priesthood authority, apostolic...

Latter-day Saints: mormon beliefs, true biblical christianity, mormon doctrines
true biblical christianity, mormon doctrines, many evangelical christians: Hi Larry, I will be happy to answer your questions, please note that I am ex-LDS and belong to the original Church of Christ that believes in the Book of Mormon. In answer to your question, if you mean Mormonism as in belief in the Book of Mormon...

Latter-day Saints: left the mormon church, jesus christ of latter day saints, mormon church
jesus christ of latter day saints, mormon church, false doctrines: The Bible is replete with predictions of a Great Apostasy. Earlier apostasies were shadows and types of the Great one to follow the murders of Christ and his apostles. Isaiah discusses the apostasies of Israel in his day, but also of the last days. He...

Latter-day Saints: mormon dating, mormon girl, buhdist
mormon girl, buhdist, many different things: On the contrary. This subject is so vast that there are so many different things to be asked. Well, if he doesn t have a problem with dating you, then there shouldn t be one. Now, are you a deistic Buddhist or not? (As in, are you an enlightened individual...

Latter-day Saints: mormon feast day and food choices, prophet joseph smith, sego lily
prophet joseph smith, sego lily, mormon crickets: There are no special foods that we consume during specific celebrations, but we do have some restrictions. In 1832, the prophet Joseph Smith received a revelation (section 89 in our Doctrine and Covenants, colloquially known as the word of wisdom ), in which...

Latter-day Saints: mormon missionaries, mormon missionaries, latter day saint
mormon missionaries, latter day saint, black person: We have more than 50,000 young men and women serving as missionaries throughout most of the world. I, for example, served my mission in parts of France and Switzerland and met only one black person during my 2.5 years there (he was a diplomat from Nigeria)....

Latter-day Saints: mormon parents, book of mormon, phone conversations
book of mormon, phone conversations, childish games: Hi Kevin, I will be happy to answer your questions. Please note that I am ex-LDS and belong to the original Church of Christ that believes in the Book of Mormon. Remarkably our beliefs are much closer to the Baptists than the Utah faction. I will reply...

Latter-day Saints: mormon religion, son jesus christ, mormon religion
son jesus christ, mormon religion, lord jesus christ: O. K. I will be glad to share will you my belief s as a Mormon. WE believe in God, the Eternal Father, and in His Son, Jesus Christ, and in the Holy Ghost, and that they are One God in a Unity of Purpose and not a Unity of body which you as a Catholic Member...

Latter-day Saints: mormon, father son and holy ghost, true godhead
father son and holy ghost, true godhead, bible isaiah: There are scriptures in the Bible, The Book of Mormon and The Doctrine and Covenants that do indicate that there is only one God. For example: Fear ye not, neither be afraid: have not I told thee from that time, and have declared [it]? ye [are] even my...

Latter-day Saints: mormonism, jesus christ of latter day saints, latter day saints
jesus christ of latter day saints, latter day saints, book of mormon: We are most definitely Christians, the name of the organization being the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. The term Mormon has never been part of the name of our church. We are much more in agreement with biblical and early Christianity than...

Latter-day Saints: mormonism, man moses, book of moses
man moses, book of moses, 1 corinthians 15: Our third Article of faith says that We believe that through the Attonement of Christ, all mankind may be saved, by Obedience to the laws and ordinances of the Gospel. From our perspective, no person who comes to earth is outside the reach of Christ s...

Latter-day Saints: mormonism, jesus christ of latter day saints, latter day saints
jesus christ of latter day saints, latter day saints, book of mormon: Dear Brother Gomez: Thank you for your question. I appreciate your sincerity. Mormon is a slang nickname for the correct name of the Church: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. The name Mormon is taken from the Book of Mormon: Another Testament...

Latter-day Saints: mormonism, mormon authors, book of mormon
mormon authors, book of mormon, celestial marriage: Hi Bob, I will be happy to answer your questions. Please note that I am ex-LDS and belong to the original Church of Christ that believes in the Book of Mormon. I will reply to each of your questions below in **, Mike You sent: I noticed that the category...

Latter-day Saints: What do mormons believe, doctrines and covenants, doctrine and covenants
doctrines and covenants, doctrine and covenants, book of mormon: Hi Robert, I am not aware of any of the quotes you mention existing in the Book of Mormon. Are you referring to the Pearl of Great Price or Doctrine and Covenants (which I don t believe is scripture)? I am aware of a few... one or two... word anachronisms...

Latter-day Saints: multicultural studies, jesus christ of latter day saints, latter day saints
jesus christ of latter day saints, latter day saints, feast days: We prefer using the name Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints to Mormon because Mormon is a nickname. We have no feast days as Jews do for example. We are not opposed to celebrating days such as Thanksgiving. Although, members of our church...

Latter-day Saints: Naturalistic vs theistic, lds scriptures, lds community
lds scriptures, lds community, sola scriptura: Just a few comments by way of clarification: Only four people are employed in the FARMS research department (M. Gerald Bradford, John Gee, Matt Roper, and I). As you can see, we represent just a small number compared to others who have written books and...

Latter-day Saints: New Member Retention Rates, missionary effort, floor apartment
missionary effort, floor apartment, member retention: Thanks for your follow-up. I m glad to see that you and your wife are helping others. I have served missions in Utah, France, Switzerland, and Israel, so I ve seen quite a bit of what goes on in those areas, but have never been to the orient. My mission...

Latter-day Saints: The NT makes it seem like..., lds church, dead relatives
lds church, dead relatives, scripture verses: I don t understand exactly what you are trying to get accross. I ve looked at your scriptures and and there is nothing in them that we don t believe, now we may believe in them a little differently than you do. You might what point out spacific issues...

Latter-day Saints: nature of God, lorenzo snow, god the father
lorenzo snow, god the father, nature of god: Abraham wrote that he received instruction on astronomy from God. He saw many planets and stars. Abraham 3:9 (LDS Pearl of Great Price) indicate that there is a major star named Kolob near the throne of God. It does not say that the throne is on a planet....

Latter-day Saints: The nature of Sin, utah mormon, christian viewpoint
utah mormon, christian viewpoint, open rebellion: Hi Alyssa, I will be happy to answer your questions, please note that I am not LDS (Utah Mormon) and belong to the original Church of Christ that believes in the Book of Mormon. Sin originated all the way back to the beginning with Adam and Eve. They...

Latter-day Saints: The nature of Sin, wickedness, christian viewpoint
wickedness, christian viewpoint, galatians 5: The definition of sin found in 1 John 3:4 fits the definition of the word as used in both Judaism and in Christianity: Whosoever committeth sin transgresseth also the law: for sin is the transgression of the law. Some would consider the 10 commandments...

Latter-day Saints: The nature of Sin, jesus christ of latter day saints, christian faiths
jesus christ of latter day saints, christian faiths, christian viewpoint: Dear Alyssa Mogil -- Thank you for your interesting question. I m a student of many faiths, but it might be better to approach people of non-Christian faiths directly for their understanding. As a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints,...

Latter-day Saints: The nature of Sin, latter day saint, christian viewpoint
latter day saint, christian viewpoint, mark ie: Alyssa, This question is as individual as the latter-day saint that answers it. Most members of the LDS church would define sin as missing the mark , ie doing the wrong thing either deliberately or accidentally. I hope this helps Ray McIntyr...

Latter-day Saints: Old Testament, first person plural, penny mckenzie
first person plural, penny mckenzie, plural pronoun: The book has not yet been published, and although it is mostly written, I keep finding new things to add. In the Hebrew Bible, Elohim often denotes the Godhead (like a committee in English), accompanied by the singular form of verbs, adjectives, and participles....

Latter-day Saints: Oline of authority, priesthood authority, oline
priesthood authority, oline, god: It doesn t matter if the person who ordained you with the authority is dead or not. The authority comes from God, and as long as you stay faithful you will always have the Priesthood authority. I think that this maybe what you are getting at. Rom...

Latter-day Saints: Open discussion in church...heaven forbid!, mormon church, early pioneers
mormon church, early pioneers, word of wisdom: Hello. Thank-you for your question and comments. My Master s thesis consists of scholarly works regarding the LDS Church and their ideas towards free speech within their own Church. You are quite right - their leadership does not take too kindly the skeletons...

Latter-day Saints: Order of Books and Study Guide, survey of the new testament, survey of the old testament
survey of the new testament, survey of the old testament, lds resources: Wayne, There are a number of options that you and your group might want to take up. There is the curricula offered through the Temple School [http://tinyurl.com/0] which includes: Scriptural Study (SS)... An Introduction to Understanding Scripture...

Latter-day Saints: Patriarchal blessing, patriarchal blessing, worthiness
patriarchal blessing, worthiness, long time: Before receiving your Patriachal Blessing one must have an interview with the Bishop to determine whether the individual is worthy for such a blessing. The answer to whether or not you may receive your Patriachal Blessing is entirely baste on your worthyness...

Latter-day Saints: Peter, chief priests, temple guards
chief priests, temple guards, elders: Only Peter would know for sure why he acted as he did. The Bible merely records his actions, not his thoughts or motives. BTW, where did you get the 600 soldiers ? I know of no account that gives this number. Moreover, they were Levites, temple guards,...

Latter-day Saints: Peter, paralyzing fear, little faith
paralyzing fear, little faith, adhd: Impetuous bold faith mixed with paralyzing fear seems to be a theme in Peter s life. And Peter answered him and said, Lord, if it be thou, bid me come unto thee on the water. And he said, Come. And when Peter was come down out of the ship, he walked on...

Latter-day Saints: Peter, book of mormon, disassociation
book of mormon, disassociation, overstatement: Peter s denial by disassociating himself from Christ is parallel to Oliver s disassociation from the Book of Mormon by not actively promoting it for a time. This raises the larger question of whether Johnson as a poet intended to use narrow analytical language...

Latter-day Saints: Places of worship, church of the holy sepulchre, western wall in jerusalem
church of the holy sepulchre, western wall in jerusalem, robin dalton: Dear Robin Dalton -- Thank you for your enquiry. In point of fact, people who are not members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints are encouraged to visit the Tabernacle, or any of our other church buildings -- including the temple up...

Latter-day Saints: Planets?, gods green earth, lds religion
gods green earth, lds religion, book of mormon: I mean that there isn t any biblical support. If it all comes from a Council, well then it s not really Biblical is it. And by people s own logic (at least where people tell me there s not biblical support and you shall not add ) we shouldn t be able...

Latter-day Saints: Please comment and clarify..., mormon critics, modern day prophets
mormon critics, modern day prophets, continuous revelation: Sorry for your dis-belief. I Can just assume that you are going by what you have heard by the anti-Mormon critics. The gospel that Joseph Smith and the other Modern-day Prophets taught us is the same gospel that Christ taught. It should also be noted...

Latter-day Saints: Prayer, ekaristi, t 120
ekaristi, t 120, worshipper: Dear Terra: Thank you for your question. Praying with folded arms is an old tradition, not a doctrine. It reminds the worshipper that God is a loving Father who enfolds us in the arms of His love. We teach our children to fold their arms in prayer so...

Latter-day Saints: Prayer, temple prayer, time and eternity
temple prayer, time and eternity, donald w parry: Even before his death and resurrection, Christ admonished his disciples to pray in secret (Matthew 6:5-15). For an explanation of the places and purposes for which we should pray, see Alma 33:2-11 and Alma 34:17-27. Christ also prayed in public in both the...

Latter-day Saints: Presence of God, st teresa of avila, catholic mystics
st teresa of avila, catholic mystics, intimacy with god: Sorry for the delay. Our family is experiencing serious medical problems, and I haven t had the time to respond appropriately. If you will email me the question (lmg@writerspost.com) I will reply next week when I expect everything will be sorted out here....

Latter-day Saints: Priesthood, priesthood responsibilities, natural consequence
priesthood responsibilities, natural consequence, dear peter: Dear Peter: Thank you for your questions. why are only men permited to be priests? That s not quite accurate. LDS women do have priesthood responsibilities, both on earth and in the heavens. Our roles are simply different from those of men, and...

Latter-day Saints: Priesthood Restoration, e mail address, oliver cowdery
e mail address, oliver cowdery, doctrine and covenants: D&C 27, like some other sections of the Doctrine and Covenants, was expanded by additional revelation, so the later one is actually a combination of two different revelations. Thus, D&C 107 is actually a combination of 4 different revelations received at...

Latter-day Saints: Private earnings, tithes and offerings, book of mormon
tithes and offerings, book of mormon, salery: Yes, and that 10% of our salery is called tithing. We are not forced to pay our tithing, but we must pay our share to get our reward in heaven. The scriptures itself ask s us to pay our tithing. Gen. 14: 20 (The Book of Mormon | Heb. 7: 2; Alma 13: 15)...

Latter-day Saints: Problems with LDS Doctrine, joseph and asenath, speaking of tongues
joseph and asenath, speaking of tongues, mormon records: How do you know that our leaders are false, when you ve probably have never been to our church. Our church is run by a living Prophet like the ones of old. Amos 3:7 states Surely the Lord GOD will do nothing, but he revealeth his secret unto his servants...

Latter-day Saints: parnormal, satan lucifer, evil spirits
satan lucifer, evil spirits, worldly sense: Yes, but not in usual worldly sense or Hollywood depiction. Each of us has a spirit that continues to live after we die. Satan/Lucifer also has a spirit and there are many other evil spirits as well. Satan has a lot of followers because many spirits pledged...

Latter-day Saints: past girlfriend, civil divorce, better than reality
civil divorce, better than reality, progressive illness: Civil divorce does not automatically cancel a temple sealing (eternal marriage). There is no way for anyone other than her or her ex-husband to know the answer to your first question because it is not made public. It would partially depend on whether...

Latter-day Saints: The plates, book of mormon, bible jesus
book of mormon, bible jesus, jesus states: Hi Buz, I will be happy to answer your questions. Please note that I am ex-LDS and belong to the original Church of Christ that believes in the Book of Mormon. When translating the Bible from Greek into English the translators interjected many words...

Latter-day Saints: polygamy, god of the hebrews, lustful desires
god of the hebrews, lustful desires, true saints: Ray, I believe I was clear when I said we believe ... we indicates us ... or the LDS church, which I am a part of. If you ve already decided that you re right and we re wrong, why are you bothering to ask anyone what the church s position is? You...

Latter-day Saints: polygamy, jesus christ of latter day saints, latter day saints
jesus christ of latter day saints, latter day saints, mormon church: Ed, That s a good question I ve asked myself from time to time over the years, ever since I was a little boy. Let me give you, at least, my own personal perspective. As a teenager, a fellow my father worked with in the Federal Government who lived within...

Latter-day Saints: precious things missing from the Book of Mormon, isaiah 1, book of isaiah
isaiah 1, book of isaiah, book of mormon: Hi Matt, I will be happy to answer your questions. Please note I am ex-LDS and belong to the original Church of Christ that believes in the BoM (Book of Mormon) as well as the Bible. In answer to your questions... You are correct that the BoM does...

Latter-day Saints: previous question, book of mormon, good fellow
book of mormon, good fellow, pearl of great price: Hi Marty, Thanks for the info. I have a problem accepting the Pearl of Great Price as scripture because of many reasons, mainly because Joseph Smith was told to pretend to no other gift than the gift to translate the Book of Mormon because no other gift...

Latter-day Saints: prophet, prophet joseph smith, jesus christ of latter day saints
prophet joseph smith, jesus christ of latter day saints, latter day saints: Thank you for your question. I m glad that you will ask before assuming what you hear is correct. I m amazed at how much misinformation-information is spread out there. The easy answer to your question is no, not even close. I can see how a couple of steps...

Latter-day Saints: What is a prophet?, hebrew prophet, what is a prophet
hebrew prophet, what is a prophet, bible dictionary: Dear Sister Gevert -- Thank you for your question. I m not sure how much in-depth information you re looking for so, for now, I ll simply send along a definition from the Bible dictionary. If you d like further explanation, or would like to discuss this...

Latter-day Saints: prophet, quorum of the twelve apostles, flesh and bones
quorum of the twelve apostles, flesh and bones, latter day saints: Your subject line says prophet but your question is about Jesus. We believe that Jesus has a resurrected body of flesh and bones similar to ours but perfected in a way that enables him (and also us when we are resurrected)to live forever. ...

Latter-day Saints: QA, spirit of the lord, glory to glory
spirit of the lord, glory to glory, sons of god: I m sorry to here that you believe that I m incorrect but I m not; I ve never read any place in bible that makes it perfectly clear that a man can t become a God. In fact there are many passages in the bible that hints to us that men may become Gods. ...

Latter-day Saints: A Question On Dating & Guys, interrested, double date
interrested, double date, romy: The church may not agree with my reply on this subject, but I would say that it may be o.k. to date a non-member if its a group date or at least a double date due to the fact that he is a non-member and he probably doesn t hold the same kind of standards as...

Latter-day Saints: Question about Kolob, mormon missionaries, nutshell version
mormon missionaries, nutshell version, god belief: I m sorry. When, a question is asked, I m supposed to get an email, and I never got one. I am so very sorry. Yes, I can definitely see why you re confused. However, He is a very common name for God in our religion. Yeah, Brigham Young talked like that....

Latter-day Saints: No Question, jesus is god, romans 8
jesus is god, romans 8, church of jesus christ: I think that you need to read the bible a little more because it clearly states that we are Gods (John 10:34). We don t have the powers that he has, but if we are truly faithful to our covenant’s and Keep Gods commandment’s we can progress and become like...

Latter-day Saints: Questions., predictament, confusing time
predictament, confusing time, e mail: Hi Sam. Thanks for your question. I m sorry about your predictament and would be glad to answer any questions you may have. You re in a confusing time in your life (trust me, I ve been there) and a shoulder to lean on is helpful. If you need to email me personally,...

Latter-day Saints: Questions about the Mechelzedek Priesthood and some other History, melchizedek priesthood, old testament times
melchizedek priesthood, old testament times, aelred cody: The Melchizedek priesthood is named after the Old Testament priest of that name, who blessed Abraham (Genesis 14:18-20; see also Psalm 110:4, which is frequently cited in the New Testament in reference to Christ). The Melchizedek priesthood administers...

Latter-day Saints: Questions, jesus christ of latter day saints, latter day saints
jesus christ of latter day saints, latter day saints, jesus christ of latter day: Q. 1) Mormons don t believe in the same Jesus Christ. They don t accept Jesus as Christians do because Mormons don t feel they need atonement for their sins through Jesus Christ who died on the cross to forgive our sins. In fact. A. We as members of...

Latter-day Saints: i have a question about ur stand about the word of god., books in the new testament, jesus christ of latter day saints
books in the new testament, jesus christ of latter day saints, apostles and prophets: You stated: “if the fullness of gospels was lost why do the Mormons use the bible if it was lost?” I do not take the bible as being false, but I do believe that the bible is not complete. The bible itself was not lost, but the bible itself was not but...

Latter-day Saints: Some questions I have, prophet joseph smith, mormon view
prophet joseph smith, mormon view, john the revelator: 1. We refered to it as the Celestial Kinddom. Our Church teaches of three degrees of glory in the afterlife—the celestial, terrestrial, and telestial. Jesus alluded to these when he said, In my Father s house are many mansions (John 14:2). Paul likened...

Latter-day Saints: many questions and i doubt you, lds folks, jesus christ the son of god
lds folks, jesus christ the son of god, living jesus: Hi Katy, I will be happy to answer your questions, please note I am ex-LDS and belong to the original Church of Christ that believes in the Book of Mormon. I will reply to each of your questions below in **, Mike You sent: ok so here s my question, when...

Latter-day Saints: questions regarding faith, mormon bible, jeremiah the prophet
mormon bible, jeremiah the prophet, prophet jeremiah: Wow. Well, have you had a chance to talk with the missionaries in your area yet? They re there to teach. I hope you ll express your concerns about the gossip, rather than just walk away. When people are behaving badly, they need to be reminded, and you...

Latter-day Saints: So many questions, extant fragments, metropolitan museum of art
extant fragments, metropolitan museum of art, dna studies: Let s take the Book of Abraham question first, since it will be shorter. The papyri rediscovered in the Metropolitan Museum of Art and given to the Church more than 30 years ago were part of the materials in Joseph Smith s possession, having been buried with...

Latter-day Saints: R rated movies/caffeine/dating/homosexuality, unwholesome material, degrading material
unwholesome material, degrading material, lds friends: The churches official stand on R rated movies - Respected Church leaders have long warned members to be careful about what kind of movies they go to. R-rated movies have been specifically mentioned as being inappropriate. That R-rating, imperfect as it...

Latter-day Saints: Religion, evolution science, information explosion
evolution science, information explosion, quantum physics: I think there will be more rapprochement as time passes and we mortals learn more. Scriptural interpretation is also improving, since we now have more archaeological and written material about the ancient Near East and can make the ties. The information...

Latter-day Saints: Resurrection, father jesus christ, denominations of christianity
father jesus christ, denominations of christianity, outer darkness: Thanks for asking this. It s a good question. All right, I have a disclaimer and an answer. The disclaimer is that I m not an official spokesperson of the church. Also, understand that the after-life is a somewhat hazy area. But I will answer with everything...

Latter-day Saints: RLDS doctrine, oliver cowdery, ed bliss
oliver cowdery, ed bliss, joseph smith jr: Ed, My apologies, I m not sure just WHAT happened. Anyway here it is. Source: http://www.2think.org/hundredsheep/boa/rlds.shtml Book of Abraham - a different perspective The knowledge of the Egyptian language among Egyptian scholars in the 1830...

Latter-day Saints: RLDS/ LDS, lds churches, salt lake tribune
lds churches, salt lake tribune, jesus christ of latter day saints: Dear Aubrey, Perhaps the following article will help. ...The Reorganized LDS Church by Sandra Tanner The two major denominations tracing their origins to Joseph Smith are the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, with over 11 million...

Latter-day Saints: red underwear, red underwear, priestly clothing
red underwear, priestly clothing, bible times: There is no red underwear; it s white. It represents the garment given to Adam and Eve after the fall, which, in both early Jewish and Christian texts, is described as a priestly garment that was worn by the patriarchs and priests. It is designed to help...

Latter-day Saints: With regards to some of your answers., original church of jesus christ, book of morman
original church of jesus christ, book of morman, jesus christ of latter day saints: Hi Clare, I will be happy to answer your questions. Please note I am ex-LDS and belong to the original Church of Christ that believes in the Book of Mormon. I apologize for being slow in responding, I just switched to another internet service. I will reply...

Latter-day Saints: religion crisis, latter day saints, jesus and the holy spirit
latter day saints, jesus and the holy spirit, religion crisis: Barbara, Firstly let me simply say no place is more fraught with tensions than home. Simple things can be blown all out of proportion just because there is no real escape from them. Having said that, most Christians do not accept LDS members as fellow...

Latter-day Saints: two religions, polar oposites, mormon friend, buddhist faith
mormon friend, buddhist faith, latter day saints: Hello, Sang Cho... Thank you for writing. It sounds to me as though Todd is a very nice guy who is trying to make good choices in his life. One of those choices is to follow the counsel of his parents, who wisely advise that people who are too young to...

Latter-day Saints: remarriage to a non member, gods eyes, celestrial
gods eyes, celestrial, celestial kingdom: The Celestial Kingdom is divided into 3 sections within itself, but in order to be placed in the highest of section of the kingdom he must be married in the temple. However, the man is still married to his first wife and as long as neither of them have broken...

Latter-day Saints: I have some replies to your..., book of mormon, lds
book of mormon, lds, doctrines: Hi William, Be glad to talk with you through the email. My address is technomn@earthlink.net Look forward to visiting with you about these subjects. While I strongly disagree with many of the Utah LDS doctrines I do admire their behaviors and lifestyles....

Latter-day Saints: resignation, jesus church, ogden utah
jesus church, ogden utah, new testament: Cory, The Savior gave an allegorical analogy-- 4 Abide in me, and I in you. As the branch cannot bear fruit of itself, except it abide in the vine; no more can ye, except ye abide in me. 5 I am the vine, ye are the branches: He that abideth in...

Latter-day Saints: ressurection of Jesus, christian faiths, flesh and bone
christian faiths, flesh and bone, ressurection of jesus: Dear Roe: We absolutely believe in Christ s resurrection. More so than most people, in fact, since we -- perhaps uniquely -- believe that He was resurrected and stays resurrected. That He did not take up His body again only to -- well, whatever other Christian...

Latter-day Saints: revelations, mormon friend, alpha and omega
mormon friend, alpha and omega, keys of hell: I m going to paste your message here so I can address it point-by-point. Hi John I am a 23 Roman Catholic and I have been investigating my religion as well as other religions and like you I have come to the conclusion that I belong to the one true Church...

Latter-day Saints: revelations, mormon friend, alpha and omega
mormon friend, alpha and omega, keys of hell: Michael, The point of departure between what you perceive and what we believe in that scripture is that we believe that Jesus Christ is the Alpha and Omega being referred to. Part of the problem lies in certain verses, like these-- 1 LET not your...

Latter-day Saints: revivals, joesph smith, religious revivals
joesph smith, religious revivals, famine in the land: There is evidence that Joseph Smith restored the church, its just a matter of knowing where to look for it. In the latter-days when Joseph Smith restored the church, obviously Joseph Smith did mention the Apostasy of the Early Christian Church or else the...

Latter-day Saints: rituals, endowment ceremony, mountain meadows massacre
endowment ceremony, mountain meadows massacre, blood of the prophets: First of all, Jimmie, thank-you for the very generous rating and the volunteer of the month nomination! I appreciate that very much! To answer your question, I believe that all churches have rituals in their worship ceremonies. I think that the one that...

Latter-day Saints: Samuel A B Mercer, e mail address, samuel a b mercer
e mail address, samuel a b mercer, john gee: I don t know anything about Mercer s family life, so I can t help you with this one. I have seen statements by Egyptologists who have indicated that Mercer was not very knowledgeable about things Egyptian. You may want to ask Egyptologist John Gee about...

Latter-day Saints: Sealing, doctrine and covenants, latter day prophets
doctrine and covenants, latter day prophets, descriptive passages: Oh, I see what you mean. Well, there are a few scriptures referencing marriage in the Bible and Book of Mormon. However, most of the extremely descriptive passages come from the Doctrine and Covenants, received by Joseph Smith and other Latter-day Prophets....

Latter-day Saints: Sex outside of marriage, serious creations, mormon church
serious creations, mormon church, earth children: Doug, Christ appeared arrogant to a lot of people in His day, who weren t paying attention and never bothered to discover for themselves whether or not His divinity was real. However, He was commanded to reveal who He was, and so He did. To not do so...

Latter-day Saints: Sexual practices, embarrassing questions, dear mike
embarrassing questions, dear mike, sexual practices: Dear Monica, When I was younger, I wondered about a few of these questions as well, so I asked my parents about it. I found out that sex is the most holy of all ordinances as it is the creation of life. so it should be treated with great respect. In other...

Latter-day Saints: Single, journal of discourses, first presidency
journal of discourses, first presidency, twenty four years: I ve often heard the story (albeit the age given was 18, not 25), but I ve never actually read it. I did electronic searches of the Journal of Discourses and Collected Discourses and the closest statements I found were from George Q. Cannon, an apostle from...

Latter-day Saints: Snow in Palestine, mt hermon, highland regions
mt hermon, highland regions, jordan river: I lived in Israel for more than 8 years, so I ve seen the entire range of weather. Snow falls each year on Mt. Hermon to the north and that is the major source of water for the Jordan River. Highland regions sometimes get snow, but not much. Jerusalem and...

Latter-day Saints: Sons of Levi, joseph smith history, oliver cowdery
joseph smith history, oliver cowdery, aaronic priesthood: The wording you cite from John the Baptist s ordination of Joseph and Oliver is drawn from Malachi 3:3: And he shall sit as a refiner and purifier of silver: and he shall purify the sons of Levi, and purge them as gold and silver, that they may offer unto...

Latter-day Saints: Sons of Levi, oliver cowdery, aaronic priesthood
oliver cowdery, aaronic priesthood, doctrine and covenants: I suppose one could see it that way, but I disagree with that interpretation. The Doctrine and Covenants has several passages that mention literal descendants of Aaron in connection with presidency of the Aaronic Priesthood (D&C 68:15-21; 107:15-17). As...

Latter-day Saints: A South American setting..., mormon lands, book of mormon
mormon lands, book of mormon, ancient scriptures: I know of no scholars who consider South America to be the location of Book of Mormon lands. I was not impressed with Priddis s book and none of the geologists who looked at it thought her theory possible. Archaeologists acknowledge that there were later...

Latter-day Saints: Spelling, speed typing, morman
speed typing, morman, incorrect spelling: I am so sorry for the incorrect spelling of Mormon, I was just speed typing at that time. You are not the first person to bring up the spelling of Mormon. I have tried to correct the spelling but when I tried to edit it, it would not let me edit that area,...

Latter-day Saints: Spiritual Experiences, spiritual experiences, heavenly mother
spiritual experiences, heavenly mother, surounded: Some of my experiences our too secret to me to share, but I guess it wouldn t hurt to share with you one of them that I had at a very young age. When I was about 2 1/2 years old I had either a vision, dream or a memory of me in the pre-mortal life. Since...

Latter-day Saints: Standard vs. Fringe beliefs, mormon writers, latter day saints
mormon writers, latter day saints, lds doctrine: None of our scriptures say that Jesus and the devil are brothers. In fact, the only people I see using that are anti-Mormon writers. Some Latter-day Saints undoubtedly believe that there are many gods equal in status to the God we worship, but this, too,...

Latter-day Saints: Stem cell research, embryonic stem cell, latter day saint
embryonic stem cell, latter day saint, embryonic stem cell research: Dear Mike: To answer this question, one must understand the Latter-day Saint understanding of the human soul. We believe that human beings live before mortality in the presence of God, just as the Savior and John the Baptist did, and that bodies are provided...

Latter-day Saints: Study Guide, david j ridges, book of mormon
david j ridges, book of mormon, adult class: I have 2 suggestions. The first is a 3 volume set called Your Study of the Book of Mormon Made Easier by David J Ridges, published by Cedar Fort. The second is called Latter-Day Commentary on the Book of Mormon by K. Douglas Bassett, published by Covenant....

Latter-day Saints: Study Guide, ldsces org, book of mormon
ldsces org, book of mormon, meridian magazine: Dear Wayne Groner: Thank you for your question. The Church publishes a Book of Mormon study guide. It s available on line at http://tinyurl.com/ytwoq or you may order a hard copy through Church distribution at http://tinyurl.com/mxldm for US$2.50. You...

Latter-day Saints: Study Guide, echoes and evidences of the book of mormon, rediscovering the book of mormon
echoes and evidences of the book of mormon, rediscovering the book of mormon, mormon salt lake city: Terryl Givens, By the Hand of Mormon: The American Scripture that Launched a New World Religion (New York: Oxford University Press, 2002) Donald W. Parry, Daniel C. Peterson, and John W. Welch, Echoes and Evidences of the Book of Mormon (Provo: FARMS, 2002)...

Latter-day Saints: Sunstone, prophet joseph smith, clouds of heaven
prophet joseph smith, clouds of heaven, doctrine and covenants: Rhonda, Perhaps I would first direct you to this (partial) quoatation of the apostle Paul where he was speaking of the resurrection-- 35 But some man will say, How are the dead raised up? and with what body do they come? 36 Thou fool, that which...

Latter-day Saints: Switang, joseph smith jr, latter day prophets
joseph smith jr, latter day prophets, spirit brother: I see what you mean. Thank you for clearing up the misunderstanding. I was probably being rude to you, responding the way I did. Sorry. Well, Joseph Smith is a prophet. He s just like Abraham, Moses or Jeremiah in somewhat like Miriam and Deborah. Just...

Latter-day Saints: salvation, christian heaven, eternal increase
christian heaven, eternal increase, war in heaven: Heaven is heaven. There won t be war in sadness in the after life, because the righteous will be in their kingdoms, and the unrighteous will be in their kingdoms. There will be eternal increase, and such, which makes it (in my opinion) better than the typical...

Latter-day Saints: science, earths history, torn in two
earths history, torn in two, lds church: Hello Breanna, Here is a link that describes how the church views dinosaurs: If the link does not work, then go to www.lds.org and search for the following article: http://lds.org/portal/site/LDSOrg/menuitem.b12f9d18fae655bb69095bd3e44916a0/?vgnextoid=2354fccf2b7db010VgnVCM1000004d82620aRCRD&locale=0&sourceId=3a1a71ec9b17b010VgnVCM1000004d82620a____&hideNav=1...

Latter-day Saints: What is "scripture"?, ancient scripture, doctrine and covenants
ancient scripture, doctrine and covenants, shades of gray: I have actually heard this same question before and it is not really a back and white picture, rather it is speckled with shades of gray depending upon who you talk to. The scriptures are official scriptures. However, the words from the Prophets and Apostles...

Latter-day Saints: scriptures of the ten tribes, b h roberts, nephites
b h roberts, nephites, comentary: Nephi wrote that the records of the Jews, the Nephites, and the lost tribes, would be made available to each other in the last days (2 Nephi 29:13). Was Roberts prophesying or giving his opinion? Even prophets can express opinions, as I noted in my article...

Latter-day Saints: scriptures, bible claim, psalm 90
bible claim, psalm 90, god doesnt: You know, that s one of those questions that I ve always wondered about. I think it will be the first question I ask in heaven. I have spent so many hours trying to figure out that one. He d have to be eternal, yes. But in our mortal states, it s sort...

Latter-day Saints: sealing in the church, marriage covenant, angels in heaven
marriage covenant, angels in heaven, early christians: I m not entirely sure what context the no giving or taking is in, but I am assuming you are referring to Mathew 22:30 that says, At the resurrection people will neither marry nor be given in marriage; they will be like the angels in heaven. Our beliefs...

Latter-day Saints: more from the searcher., lds faith, lds beliefs
lds faith, lds beliefs, latter day saints: Hi Ben, I will be happy to answer more of your questions. I will cut and paste each of your particular questions and reply to them in **, Mike Ben sent: I believe you have a good heart and truly want to help people. I myself have been searching truths....

Latter-day Saints: This is a serious question, don't erase this, book of mormon, morals and values
book of mormon, morals and values, lds faith: Dear Brother Bryan Paul -- I m writing to follow up on a question you asked on AllExperts last April...I m very interested in knowing how you re progressing in your search for religious faith. If you have any further questions about the Church and the gospel...

Latter-day Saints: Can you shed some Light here?, king james version of the bible, holy communion
king james version of the bible, holy communion, biblical knowledge: I am not sure exactly how old the earth is, but I believe the King James version of the bible with all my heart, and I do believe that scientist have a point as well. My Theory concerning the creation and everything in it is this: I have heard of the saying...

Latter-day Saints: sins that are not forgivable, ezra taft benson, spencer w kimball
ezra taft benson, spencer w kimball, latter day saints: Well, murder for one is an unforgivable sin, when it’s done with real intent to take an innocent life, and we do believe that to have an abortion is murder. The First Presidency of our church has stated: “Abortion must be considered one of the most revolting...

Latter-day Saints: symbols, holy spirit guides, common phrase
holy spirit guides, common phrase, lds members: It stands for Choose The Right. A common phrase taught in Primary (sunday school for children 3-12 years old). CTR rings are very common among LDS members and are even available their equivalents in many languages. There s a primary song/hymn that it probably...

Latter-day Saints: Tax to the Mormon Church, testament periods, roman catholic church
testament periods, roman catholic church, mormon church: As in Bible times (both Old and New Testament periods), we pay a tithe (one-tenth) of our income. This is a voluntary contribution and is a private matter, so it s impossible for anyone except one s bishop to know who pays and who doesn t. In medieval times,...

Latter-day Saints: Tax to the Mormon Church, jesus christ of latter day saints, latter day saints
jesus christ of latter day saints, latter day saints, mormon church: Avi, Normally the money given is only personal income. If the business were a wholly LDS enterprise then perhaps they might give some of the EOY profits to the church but I can t imagine them doing it otherwise. As for the sales you make unless you are...

Latter-day Saints: Thanks, maurine proctor, mail attachment
maurine proctor, mail attachment, meridian magazine: When I submitted the article on the office of bishop as an e-mail attachment, I told Kathy Kidd and Maurine Proctor (who run the Meridan site) that it was a shameless promotion for my book. Maurine replied that they like shameless promotions. So when I...

Latter-day Saints: Things you cannot do on Sundays, spencer w kimball, church articles
spencer w kimball, church articles, church publications: Each member of the church is allowed to decide for themselves and their families what is an appropriate activity for Sunday. I happen to agree with the in-laws because fishing and kayaking are leisure activities that are best done the other six days...

Latter-day Saints: Trinity, resurrection of jesus christ, jesus christ of latter day saints
resurrection of jesus christ, jesus christ of latter day saints, latter day saints: Thanks for the question. As you probably know, the name of our church is The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. Our main objective is to follow the teachings of Christ. Our view of the Holy Trinity (we usually refer to it as the Godhead) is...

Latter-day Saints: Trinity, son jesus christ, book of mormon
son jesus christ, book of mormon, distinct individuals: We do not believe in the concept of the Trinity. We do believe in God the Eternal Father, His son Jesus Christ, and in the Holy Ghost. We believe all three, while working together to accomplish the same purpose, are separate and distinct individuals - not...

Latter-day Saints: Trinity, roman catholic faith, trinitarian christians
roman catholic faith, trinitarian christians, father jesus christ: Dear Rose, Humorously, if you were living in Italy (as I did for many years), you would learn that the Mother Mary is revered quite a bit more than Jesus. If you were to follow the Roman Catholic faith precisely, you too, would be considered to not truly...

Latter-day Saints: Truth, false truth, truth truth
false truth, truth truth, eternal truth: Truth is revealed by the Holy Ghost to us through nonverbal and non-proof means. This is not to say that proteins are not made of amino acids because we have proof of it. Science does not need to be wrong. But eternal truth is revealed by the Holy Ghost....

Latter-day Saints: Turn hearts of children to fathers, salt lake temple, doctrine and covenants
salt lake temple, doctrine and covenants, dedicatory prayer: I m a little late responding to your question because we just returned yesterday evening from a week-long vacation. Actually, Malachi s promise seems to parallel D&C 98:16-17, so there s even more going on here than is apparent. But let s look at the...

Latter-day Saints: Is all tea bad for the body?, word of wisdom, cola drinks
word of wisdom, cola drinks, red tea: I have not heard of African red tea, but I have had herb tea. The Word of Wisdom prohibits Latter-day Saints from drinking all forms of alcohol, tobacco, coffee, and tea. The revelation has not been interpreted as proscribing herbal teas, for it states that...

Latter-day Saints: why is tea bad for you, god dwelleth, testament 1
god dwelleth, testament 1, temple of god: The reason for our church being against the drinking of Tea is simply because it s not good for our bodies. The caffeine has a BIG part in that. We are taught in our church that are bodies are a Temple of God, so we must keep it pure. Now yes, the Bible...

Latter-day Saints: teen dating in the lds, lds faith, lds culture
lds faith, lds culture, lds members: Hello. Thank-you for your question. The LDS Church has many ideas about what they consider to be proper behavior when two young people are dating. Generally, LDS youth are not able to date others until they are at least sixteen years old. The norm for non-LDS...

Latter-day Saints: telling/asking fiancee/spouse past transgressions, stake presidency, child out of wedlock
stake presidency, child out of wedlock, divorce battle: Logan, Wow! What a tough and sensitive subject-BOTH! (And, what a very good reason to keep oneself from major sins so one does not have to be put in this situation)!!! As far as I know, while I am sure different of the brethren would most certainly...

Latter-day Saints: temple ready, l0, blessings
l0, blessings, bottom line: Dear Yvonne: Thanks for your questions. I ll answer them in reverse order. It s helpful to work with your bishop to determine how you should pay your tithing. Likewise, preparing for the temple requires that you be living the commandments to the best of...

Latter-day Saints: Dear Mike, the reason for..., book of mormon, correct move
book of mormon, correct move, holy ghost: Hi Bobbie, You can visit a website I put together concerning the Book of Mormon and the Restoration at: http://home.earthlink.net/~technomn/ I have one link there that compares Bible and BoM doctrines Vs. LDS doctrines which are sometimes in opposition....

Latter-day Saints: three gods, father son and holy ghost, divinization and deification
father son and holy ghost, divinization and deification, christian accommodation: A couple of passages in Isaiah suggest that there is only one God, but the early rabbis read these passages quite differently (e.g., instead of there is no God beside me, they read it Elohim is not with me ). That the Father, Son, and Holy Ghost are all...

Latter-day Saints: three levels of heaven??, john the revelator, 2 corinthians 12
john the revelator, 2 corinthians 12, doctrine and covenants: Jesus said: In my Father s house are many mansions: if it were not so, I would have told you. I go to prepare a place for you (John 14:2). From this scripture we know that there are, in the life hereafter, several places or mansions to inherit. Paul teaches...

Latter-day Saints: timeline of Christianity, timeline of christianity, roman catholic church
timeline of christianity, roman catholic church, devout jew: Lets get to the beginning of things. Many Christians have said that Christ say that he would be with the Church forever. In Matthew 28:20, the Greek has Jesus saying that he will be with the church until the end of the aion -- which means eon, epoch,...

Latter-day Saints: Can all types of churches get along?, father jesus christ, oneness of god
father jesus christ, oneness of god, doctrine of the holy trinity: I m sorry but it is outside my expertise to explain your ancestry, but I would like to let you know that I agree right along beside you when it comes to being a true Christian. The definition of a Christian is a believer in Christ and I am really disgusted...

Latter-day Saints: Urim and Thummim, urim and thummim, brother hyrum
urim and thummim, brother hyrum, hyrum smith: Sorry to be so late responding to your question. The AllExperts site was down for a couple of days. We have no information on the breastplate and I assume that the bows were just fixtures into which the crystalline stones could be placed, i.e., shaped...

Latter-day Saints: undergarmets, garments of salvation, jewish sects
garments of salvation, jewish sects, latter day saints: Dear Casey -- Thanks again for your question. I m happy to respond. Wearing the garment is a devotion. It has ancient origins, and has been a sign of the covenant between man and God since the days of Adam. The garment is a spiritual protection -- and...

Latter-day Saints: understanding the religion, mormon friend, utah mormon
mormon friend, utah mormon, celestial marriage: Hi Sang Cho, I will be happy to supply the scripture quotes that you requested. I will break them down by subject as follows: 1. Polygamy. The Utah LDS church used to practice polygamy (having many wives). They currently disavow the practice but will...

Latter-day Saints: understanding the religion, priesthood blessings, mormon friend
priesthood blessings, mormon friend, latter day saints: It is not mandatory for teenagers and young adults of our church to date or marry outside of our church but it is encourages by our leaders for them to date member of the church and the reasons because you marry who you date. Since a major component of...

Latter-day Saints: unforgivable sin, expecting mother, pat answer
expecting mother, pat answer, holy ghost: I realize that this is probably not the pat answer you were hoping to receive. The LDS church only condones abortion in such situations as critical to the expecting mother s health, and even then each situation has its own circumstances, so the final decision...

Latter-day Saints: unforgivable sin, holly ghost, holly spirit
holly ghost, holly spirit, sons of perdition: Actually if you sin against the holy ghost knowingly its unforgiven. One may speak even against Jesus Christ in ignorance and, upon repentance, be forgiven, but knowingly to sin against the Holy Ghost by denying its influence after having received it is unpardonable...

Latter-day Saints: unforgivable sin, true repentance, voluntary acts
true repentance, voluntary acts, temple worship: I m assuming this is also a follow-up to the original question about unforgivable sin. If not, please refer to that answer, but again, a sin of thought is VERY far from unforgivable . I m not suggesting you continue the practice, but there are many things...

Latter-day Saints: unforgivable sin, sons of perdition, doctrines of salvation
sons of perdition, doctrines of salvation, open rebellion: mosts sins are forgivable, with an exception of sins against God and those who sin against God are called the sons of Perdition. Lucifer is Perdition. He became such by open rebellion against the truth, a rebellion in the face of light and knowledge. Although...

Latter-day Saints: universe, mormon church, book of mormon
mormon church, book of mormon, infinite universe: Hi Lisa, I will be happy to answer your questions. Please note that I am ex-LDS and belong to the original Church of Christ that believes in the BoM (Book of Mormon). There are numerous occasions with the Utah faction where one of their prophets ...

Latter-day Saints: universe, latter day saint, mormon church
latter day saint, mormon church, infinite universe: I don t recall any scriptures that say the universe is infinite, nor do they deal with the the philosolphical argument that you cite. The passage that most closely resembles the infinite view is from Moses 1:33, 35: And worlds without number have I created;...

Latter-day Saints: universe, heaven and the earth, mormon church
heaven and the earth, mormon church, infinite universe: We do believe that God created the heavens and the earth like stated in Genesis 1:1 IN the beginning God created the heaven and the earth. We believe that everything within the universe was created. We believe that space is continious, but it doesn t make...

Latter-day Saints: unsure, latter day saints, jesus christ of latter day saints
latter day saints, jesus christ of latter day saints, jesus christ of latter day: Maybe and sort of. We believe that we CAN become a god of another universe. It is called exaltation. You have to be quite faithful, and just being a Mormon isn t enough to receive exaltation. You must be righteous, and one that a lot of people think is...

Latter-day Saints: WAKE UP MORMANS!, puritan stock, biblical foundations
puritan stock, biblical foundations, book of mormon: You ve got it all wrong. A man can be sealed Eternally to more than one wife. polygamy is forbidden in the Book of Mormon, except for those times when the Lord commands it (Jacob 2:30). The Lord commanded that practice for a period of time from the 1840s...

Latter-day Saints: Just War Doctrine, personal revelation, war doctrine
personal revelation, war doctrine, political positions: Nope. We believe in the principle of personal revelation, which makes individuals accountable to confer directly with God when taking political positions. Hope this answers your question. If you have other questions, or would like to discuss this one further,...

Latter-day Saints: Wealthy LDS aposltes, admiral hyman rickover, twelve apostels
admiral hyman rickover, twelve apostels, henry b eyring: Where do you get your misinformation? Boyd K. Packer, Dallin H. Oaks, Jeffrey Holland, Henry B. Eyring, and David A. Bednar were in education, not business. Russell M. Nelson was a cardiovascular surgeon. Richard G. Scott was a nuclear engineer who helped...

Latter-day Saints: Women over men, utmost goal, salvery
utmost goal, salvery, constitution of the united states: I haven t read anything about the MMM from the Church except the news item about Pres. Hinckley dedicating the monument. Everything I know about it comes from things that others (including critics) have written. I have not read everything on the subject,...

Latter-day Saints: Women over men, prophetess, secular authority
prophetess, secular authority, dear brother: In point of fact, women already do hold the priesthood, as every scripture-reading, temple-going Saint knows. It s significantly different from the priesthood responsibilities given to men, but it s nevertheless priesthood authority by any definition of the...

Latter-day Saints: Women over men, man surrenders, book of mormon
man surrenders, book of mormon, god worship: Hi Tom, I will reply to your comments below in **, Mike You sent: Interesting...I believe that Satan delights in governments not being able to unite under the One God, and the by-product is confusion. **Mike replies: I absolutely agree! However...

Latter-day Saints: Word of Wisdom, Holy Garments, word of wisdom, fairlds
word of wisdom, fairlds, fruit tea: I believe that hot drinks was intended to mean anything that is too hot to comfortably drink. It seems that the only prohibited drinks are those that can affect the nerves and are addictive, i.e., coffee and tea. We also avoid various addictive substances...

Latter-day Saints: Working in a Casino, spirit of god, earnst
spirit of god, earnst, casino career: Dear Teri -- Thank you for your question. The prophet hasn t stated his personal view, to my knowledge -- though in truth it doesn t much matter. The only thing that matters on this point is the Lord s view, and that can only be known through prayer...

Latter-day Saints: Worship, mormon scripture, mormon friends
mormon scripture, mormon friends, latter day saints: The problem lies in the meaning of the word worship. Most Americans, Latter-day Saints and others, think of it in terms of pray. But that is not what it really means. Its real meaning is serve, and in that sense, we definitely worship Christ. The...

Latter-day Saints: I was just watching the BYU..., 1 corinthians 7, mormon church
1 corinthians 7, mormon church, apostle paul: While women are not ordained to the priesthood, they participate in other Church activities, including sermons. In 1 Timothy 2:11-12, Paul uses the pronoun I, which clearly reflecfts his thinking, but not necessarily that of the Lord. In 1 Corinthians...

Latter-day Saints: Um...I don't think so: 1..., 1 corinthians 14, speaking in tongues
1 corinthians 14, speaking in tongues, mormon church: Yes, I m well aware of the scriptures, as will have been evident from my original response. And I agree that taking them out of context certainly supports your assertion. However, when you read the verses in context, as I proposed in my original response,...

Latter-day Saints: I was just watching the BYU..., restoration churches, doctrine covenants
restoration churches, doctrine covenants, mormon doctrine: Winston, Yes it is acceptable in Restoration Churches for women to preach. They do so in both the LDS and Church of Christ (Temple Lot) and are ordained to both the Aaronic and Melchizedek priesthoods in the Community of Christ. Most Restorationists...

Latter-day Saints: whats up with that, x chromosomes, jesus is god
x chromosomes, jesus is god, mormans: Dear Brother Jim: Thank you for your questions. Your assertions, though, are without foundation. 1. Entire sections of the bible are dedicated to discussions of garments, and of man s capacity to become like God. 2. Spanish is most-spoken language...

Latter-day Saints: whats up with this verse, angel from heaven, infant baptism
angel from heaven, infant baptism, apostles and prophets: I believe you have two passages in mind: Gal. 1:8 But though we, or an angel from heaven, preach any other gospel unto you than that which we have preached unto you, let him be accursed. 2 Cor. 11:14 And no marvel; for Satan himself is transformed...

Latter-day Saints: more than one wife, fanny alger, latter day saints
fanny alger, latter day saints, jesus christ of latter day saints: Hello, I will be happy to answer your questions. Please note that I am ex-LDS and belong to the Church of Christ that believes in the BoM (Book of Mormon). Well... as best I can tell from the various histories (and taking into account that various biases...

Latter-day Saints: wives, book of mormon, god of our fathers
book of mormon, god of our fathers, perfect god: Polygamy is a principal of God when he commands it. Paul said, “To the pure all things are pure, but unto them that are defiled and unbelieving is nothing pure, but unto them that are defiled and unbelieving is nothing pure.” The reason in the beginning...

Latter-day Saints: women's role, human ignorance, attending church
human ignorance, attending church, missionary work: Hi Caitlin, I will be happy to answer your questions. Please note that I am ex-LDS and belong to the original Church of Christ that believes in the Book of Mormon. The LDS (Mormon) faction does seem to treat women as chattle in many regards. I came...

Latter-day Saints: The word "clap", hebrew verbs, hebrew poetry
hebrew verbs, hebrew poetry, wickedness: 1 Nephi 21:5 is a quote from Isaiah 11:5, where two different Hebrew words are rendered as loins and reins. (Indeed, all of 2 Nephi 12-24 comprises a lengthy quote from Isaiah 2-14.) The reason for using two synonyms is that the passage is poetic. Hebrew...

Latter-day Saints: I work with a LDS young man..., eternal rewards, celestial marriage
eternal rewards, celestial marriage, book of mormon: Hi Ellen, I will be happy to answer your questions. Please note that I am ex-LDS and belong to the original Church of Christ that believes in the Book of Mormon. It is common for a member of any church to desire their friends or loved ones to join...

Latter-day Saints: The world's races, taino indians, dear hannah
taino indians, dear hannah, book of mormon: Interesting questions. It is possible that the Puerto Ricans are remnants of the people of the Book of Mormon, but I don t know who the remnants are and who are not the remnants. If the Puerto Ricans are the remnants of the people (specifically the Lamanites),...

Latter-day Saints: The world’s races, seminary teachers, book of mormon
seminary teachers, book of mormon, tower of babel: Well, your guess is as good as mine. My guess would be a series of genetic mutations. Skin color does have some things to do with marking. As we know, the Lamanites were given dark skin so that the Nephites could see that they were indeed Lamanites, and...

Latter-day Saints: Who wrote the, bruce r mcconkie, book of mormon
bruce r mcconkie, book of mormon, thomas s monson: The following is an article that explains the official answer to your question. Bruce T. Harper, “The Church Publishes a New Triple Combination,” Ensign, Oct. 1981, page 9 excerpted as follows: As always, inspired direction came from the Scriptures...

Latter-day Saints: Who wrote the, oliver cowdery, book of mormon
oliver cowdery, book of mormon, answer god: Hi Michael, I will be happy to answer your questions. Please note that I am ex=LDS and belong to the original Church of Christ that believes in the Book of Mormon. I am not certain who writes the Introduction in the Utah LDS church since I haven t been...

Latter-day Saints: why?, mormon bible, modern day prophets
mormon bible, modern day prophets, christianity god: Did the Mormon bible really come about from a man looking into a hat at? Stones? First of all let me explain something to you. From your questions it looks to me like you know nothing about Mormonism. As Mormons we do believe in the bible. We have chosen...

Latter-day Saints: what to do, dead sea scrolls, prophet isaiah
dead sea scrolls, prophet isaiah, greek philosophers: The oldest copies of the book composed by the prophet Isaiah are the ones found among the Dead Sea Scrolls and dating no earlier than the 2nd century B.C. The oldest text to actually quote from the Bible is a small silver scroll from ca. 600 B.C. that quotes...

Latter-day Saints: ?, son jesus christ, neo platonism
son jesus christ, neo platonism, council of nicaea: We do not believe in the Trinity the way the traditional Christians do. The doctrine of the Trinity, as defined in several post-biblical councils, is widely used as the standard of what one must believe to be a Christian. Latter-day Saints are routinely said...

Latter-day Saints: ?, sacred undergarments, book of mormon
sacred undergarments, book of mormon, celestial marriage: Hi Margaret, I will be happy to answer your questions. Please note I am ex-LDS and belong to the original Church of Christ that believes in the Book of Mormon. Yes, the Utah LDS Mormon church believes in a Heavenly Mother . This comes from their...

Latter-day Saints: ?, mormon religion, book of mormon
mormon religion, book of mormon, book of revelation: Hi Adam, I will reply to your other questions below in **, Mike You sent: QUESTION: oh i did have one more question... I read on the history of mormonism that when joseph was deciphering the Golden Tablets to (sorry can t remember the guys name) to write...

Latter-day Saints: Did you get it?, circumstances, gold
circumstances, gold, sorry for the delay: Sorry for the delay. I m just swamped with some writing projects that are eating my life up! grin And no, whomever told you that is wrong on two counts. First, the Lord is infinitely patient with us, and likewise wishes us to be patient with one another....

Latter-day Saints: Why??, book of morman, michael the archangel
book of morman, michael the archangel, greek manuscripts: “(1)why does your religion believe that a man called Joseph Smith,in 1863,recieved a revelation from an angel when the book of Galations,chap 1,verses 6-9,plainly states that the man that would preach or teach another gospel will be accursed?” Joseph...

Latter-day Saints: y, bulidings, lds church
bulidings, lds church, simple answer: Chiz, The simple answer is that the LDS church does have churches in these areas but unlike the chapels they might not be recognized as such unless you look carefully. I suggest using your local yellow-pages or local phone book. If you tell me where...

Latvia: Travel Time, route map, lorry
route map, lorry, riga: - I have no idea how to answer your question as there are too many unknown conditions and varaibles. Route. number of stops, how many drivers to switch off driving, etc. Will you avoid Kaliningrad ? Suggest you check online route map http://www.viamichelin.com/viamichelin/gbr/dyn/controller/mapHomePage...

Latvia: Riga - safety, Riga Latvia, racial
Riga Latvia, racial, security: Greetings from Riga Latvia! As you know, the answer to this question is somewhat difficult as the topic of safety depends so much on the specific situation and the surroundings at any one time. Yes, there have been problems with people of color in Riga...

Latvia: driving vacation through Baltics, clickable country, roadsigns
clickable country, roadsigns, mail: Hello from Riga! I am a 60 year old American living in Riga since 1999. I drive all over Latvia without any problems; but, I have my Latvian speaking wife to assist. I have not heard about all the stuff you mentioned. There are a few issues that you...

Latvia: Lativa Citizehship, migration affairs, language competency
migration affairs, language competency, citicenship: Information on the topic of Long Term residency shall be addressed by the Latvian Government office of Citicenship and Migration Affairs. Their website may be found at: http://www.ocma.gov.lv/?_p=503&menu__id=135 A Latvian language competency test...

Latvia: Life in Latvia, sidewalk cafes, latvian culture
sidewalk cafes, latvian culture, soviet occupation: Greetings from Riga! Thank you for your question as there are many exciting possibilities. First of all I would recommend becoming familar with the rich Latvian culture wich is basically quite simple and family otiented. The food is simple, health and...

Latvia: people, latvian heritage, russian heritage
latvian heritage, russian heritage, latvian culture: Greetings from Riga, Thank you for your question. Latvian culture is very old and very strong. There is much to say about Latvian heritage much more than I can possibly do in a short reply to your question. I would suggest that you search several websites...

Lauper, Cyndi: Cyndi Lauper Wrestling, wendy richter, roddy piper
wendy richter, roddy piper, mary kay: Hi Ted! Cyndi didn t wrestle, she managed a female wrestler by the name of Wendy Richter. During Cyndi s involvement with the WWF she did on occasion get into a scuffle with Roddy Piper and Lou Albano. I hope I was able to answer your question. Cyndi s new...

Lauper, Cyndi: NEW CDS, nbc execs, tv guide online
nbc execs, tv guide online, warren littlefield: Cyndi was working on a sitcom and apparently even made a pilot but the execs that had initiated this with her at the network left and the new ones had no interest in her show. She is currently working on a new CD that should be out this year. Some of the demos...

Lauper, Cyndi: next cd, club goers, disco inferno
club goers, disco inferno, night at the roxbury: Hi and thanks for your question and your interest in Cyndi. Cyndi hasn t stopped singing and hopefully she never will. In 1996 Cyndi released her CD Sisters of Avalon and in 1997 she went on tour with Tina Turner. Also that year, Cyndi gave birth to her son,...

Law of Attraction: Help needed, stay at home mom, postive person
stay at home mom, postive person, quantum level: Hi Babita. I, too, am a stay-at-home mom and I have a two year old daughter, and a 12 year old son. Therefore, parenting according to the law of attraction has become a way of life for me. When improving our financial situation, the top priority was...

Law of Attraction: Law of Attraction, wallace d wattles, energy vibrations
wallace d wattles, energy vibrations, power of intention: Dear Jake: You asked how to use the Law of Attraction (LOA) to help change your life. That is a broad question in one sense, yet the simple answer is based on you knowing what it is you want in your life and focusing on those desires. I am not aware of...

Law of Attraction: Applying The Law, law of attraction, law of gestation
law of attraction, law of gestation, growth: Hi Tiffany! First, let me congratulate you on what you have been doing so far! I see so many clients that don t get the fact that they need to take some action to achieve their wants. Making a vision board is a great tool to help you manifest your wants....

Law of Attraction: Law of Attraction and Healing, eft, law of attraction
eft, law of attraction, healers: Hello Taneka. I am sorry to hear that your husband has been having a difficult time. I hope that my answer may guide you to find some peace in this matter and healing for him. Relaxation is number one key in healing. Law of Attraction (or LOA) is centered...

Law of Attraction: Keeping in the right state of mind., NLP, Neuro Linguistic Programming
NLP, Neuro Linguistic Programming, Richard Bandler: First, let me share that I did not receive an e-mail with your question and found yours while answering someone else. I apologize for not responding sooner. I am curious about what you said about a perfect state of mind . Be easy on yourself, as we all...

Law of Attraction: manifesting, personal dreams, sensory experience
personal dreams, sensory experience, minds eye: Wow! That is a BIG question! I agree though Tim, that reducing them to specifics - almost in components is far more effective. When people use the word dreams - they have an internal meaning attached to that word and it, I think generally, includes a...

Law of Attraction: Advice, negative self talk, LOA
negative self talk, LOA, Law of Attraction: The Law Of Attraction is not something that can sort your life out for you. You are the only one that can do that. LOA is actually a way of living. By focusing your energy on the positive things you want in your life, you will naturally begin to bring them...

Law & Order: Elizabeth Rohm, elizabeth rohm, san saba
elizabeth rohm, san saba, people magazine: Hi there! I m not always up on who s doing what after they leave L&O,. but here s what I know about Elisabeth: She s engaged to be married to Ron Wooster, and is currently pregnant with their first child. The baby is due in April, the wedding in September,...

Law & Order: Follow up on "Missing DVD's", marketing departments, apocrypha
marketing departments, apocrypha, definitive answer: Hi there -- Sorry for the delay in getting back. I ve put out calls and emails to get a definitive answer on these questions and it s just taking a while to get anyone to get back to me. At the moment, I don t have an answer as to when the other DVDs will...