April 15 – Heb. 13:8-9; “Jesus Christ the same yesterday, and to day, and for ever. Be not carried away by strange doctrines. For it is a good thing that the heart be established with grace; not with meats, which have not profited them that have been occupied therein.”
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December 29 – Revelation 5:6a, 9-10a; “And I beheld, and, lo, in the midst of the throne and of the four beasts, and in the midst of the elders, stood a Lamb as it had been slain…And they sung a new song, saying, Thou art worthy to take the book, and to open the seals thereof: for thou wast slain, and hast redeemed us to God by thy blood out of every kindred, and tongue, and people, and nation; And hast made us unto our God kings and priests: and we shall reign on the earth.”
Posted in Mormon Dilemmas, tagged bible, eternal pregnancies, false gods, goddesses, godhood status, idolatry, Jesus, LDS Young Women Manual, polytheism, Romans 1:20-25 on 05/11/2014 | Leave a Comment »
Young Women Manual 2, “Lesson 29: Exaltation,” p. 108; “What blessings await those who live worthy of exaltation? (Godhood, having all things subject to them, having angels subject to them, having all power, living with Jesus.) Point out that just as Jesus Christ was promised all that the Father has, we can also receive all power and dominion, becoming creators of other spirits and other worlds.”
New Era, ‘Singing the Distance’, by Janet Thomas, Jan. 2000, 12; “… seminary students from Pleasant Grove, Utah, started a marathon. It would take them more than 13 hours to complete. There was no running involved—just singing. Lots and lots of singing. The seminary students were attempting to sing every hymn in the hymnbook in a single day… Another meaningful hymn to the group was “A Poor Wayfaring Man of Grief.” Brett Munden said, “I love that song because when I sing it I think of Joseph Smith in Carthage Jail. He asked John Taylor to sing that song for him. It’s my favorite hymn because it was Joseph’s favorite.”…
Posted in Polygamy & Mormon Church Leaders, tagged adultery, Esther Mabey, idolatry, Martin Handcart Pioneers, Mormon pioneers, Perrigrine Sessions, Polygamy & Mormon Church Leaders, Sarah Crossley, teen brides on 04/29/2014 | Leave a Comment »
June 15, 1814 – June 3, 1893
The addition of this entry to our series of Polygamy and Mormon Church Leaders reminded me of my own family in many ways. One of the main similarities was the oblivious mindset that’s employed for those living this ungodly lifestyle.
Posted in Mormon Dilemmas, tagged Deuteronomy 4:19-20, false doctrines of Mormonism, false gods, false prophets of Mormonism, idolatry, New Era April 1993, Satanic markings on Salt Lake Temple on 04/29/2014 | Leave a Comment »
New Era, “FYI: For Your Info,”, Apr. 1993, 34; “It was 100 years ago this month that the Salt Lake Temple was dedicated. Since then, it has become a symbol of eternal happiness for many people. We thought you might like to know a few interesting facts.
The Angel Moroni, on top, is there to announce that the fulness of the everlasting gospel has been restored to earth.