The liahona was an object given to Lehi in the Book of Mormon to help him and his family find their way in the desert. Joseph Smith via a translator anachronism called it a compass.. It was not a magnetic compass as it operated on faith not magnetism. I encourage studying Latter Day Saint tradition … More Liahona Studies
Chapter 7 iis entitled False Teachings Concerning God Polytheism and Polygamy.(Pages 97–113. Carol Hansen of Refiners Fire Ministries is the author. She is an ex-member of my faith. I am not endorsing her book but i actually enjoy her book of all the Evangelical counter cult stuff on Mormonism i have. The authenticity of the … More Response To Reorganized Latter Day Saint Church: Is It Christian? Chapter 7.
https://restorationbookstore.org/articles/testimonies/joseph-ownstory/part2.htm Regardless of the various accounts Joseph Smith Jr. gave of his vision the 1838 account is the most important I am aware of Anti-Mormon and New Mormon hisorian attempts to try and get me to distrust ths account. These argments against the vision have been shoown to be wrong. I link to articles delving … More The Vision in the Grove/ Why does the 1832 account not mention him seeing the Father?
This short post of mine is related to my one true church topic. 1 Nephi 1:135-140 talks about a “great and abominable church.”(vs.141) This church is not an institutional church, but can operate through churches like the Catholic church during the Spanish inquisition for example.That does not mean that the Catholic church is the church … More The Book of Mormon is not Anti-Catholic
One of my favorite LDS publications that i recently started to use is called The Interpreter A Journal Of Mormon Scripture. The past and recent issues are online to read at http://www.mormoninterpreter.com/journal/ The issues and articles are online to read. I got copies free on Google play and for a price at the Kindle store.The … More The Interpreter A Journal Of Mormon Scripture
When i was questioning my place in the LDS church, questioning my faith i ran into a wonderful book entitled For Those Who Wonder Managing Religious Questions and Doubts by Dr. Jeff Burton. The book downloadable for free in PDF format. I bought an E-Book version through the Kindle store. While the book is intended … More For Those Who Wonder
In the Community of Christ i hold no priesthood office that i did when i was LDS. I only represent my own views on my blog. I am disabled with Multiple Sclerosis. I am home bound so i cannot attend church. My beliefs are explained at the Inland West Community of Christ Mission Center website.. … More Inland West Community of Christ Mission Center