Feeds:
Posts
Comments

Posts Tagged ‘joseph smith’

Salem Witch TrialsWhile gathering resources for an article the other day I came across a snippet of info about Joe Smith’s family. After this many years I keep telling myself nothing else will surprise me and I’m reminded yet again I need to stop saying that!

The article I’m working on is about Joseph Smith’s participation in witchcraft so this little info is a type of precursor to what we’ll be looking at in a few days.

(more…)

Read Full Post »

Mormon Decisions 101 Nephi 13:15; “And I beheld the Spirit of the Lord, that it was upon the Gentiles, and they did prosper and obtain the land for their inheritance; and I beheld that they were white, and exceedingly fair and beautiful, like unto my people before they were slain”.

 

 

(more…)

Read Full Post »

Mormon Decisions 10History of the Church 4:211-212;  “…it is generally supposed that sacrifice was entirely done away when the Great Sacrifice [i.e., the sacrifice of the Lord Jesus] was offered up, and that there will be no necessity for the ordinance of sacrifice in future; but those who assert this are certainly not acquainted with the duties, privileges and authority of the priesthood, or with the Prophets…

 

(more…)

Read Full Post »

LDSIn January 2014 the Church published an essay for their Gospel Topics section they dubbed Book of Mormon and DNA Studies.   (more…)

Read Full Post »

1000+ Mormon QuotesHere’s our 2nd list of 1,000+ Reasons to Leave Mormonism, aka, Mormon Quotes/Dilemmas! Because I can’t/won’t publish these things without qualifying the reason why, allow me to explain.

First and foremost I do this because I believe it’s important everyone has access to truth.  You deserve and need to know the truth before you invest yourself in something as important as your salvation!

 

(more…)

Read Full Post »

Joseph Smith SrIn 1811 Joseph Smith, Sr. had a dream that was so vivid he shared it with his family. His wife, Lucy Mack Smith, recorded the dream in 1845 and published it in her 1853 book, Biographical Sketches of Joseph Smith The Prophet and His Progenitors For Generations.

The remarkable thing about this dream is how similar it is to a dream the Book of Mormon prophet Lehi had, which of course is recorded in 1 Nephi  8.

(more…)

Read Full Post »

1000+ Mormon QuotesContinuing along in our mini-series of Mormon quotes, I thought this subject matter was worthy of mention!

As I said before when we’re posting these things day after day it doesn’t dawn on us just how many outrageous teachings they’ve uttered.  What sticks out the most to me personally is how many of the Mormon leaders say such ridiculous things. It’s not just one of two of them and it’s not just on a rare occurrence – it’s happened quite often with no rhyme nor reason. Once we get them in one concise setting, the doors of their bizarre way of thinking become clearly evident.

(more…)

Read Full Post »

Older Posts »

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 411 other followers