Tag Archive for ‘Book of Mormon’

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General Conference April 2014. Sunday Afternoon Session, by Jim Gourlay

  President Boyd K. Packer     Mr Packer began his message with his quest for what he calls ‘a personal testimony of the gospel’. He is after religious certainty. The question he raised was a good one: how do we know, of all the competing religious claims in this world, which is true? Is… Read More ›

General Conference April 2014 – Saturday Afternoon Session by Stephen Livings

I have chosen in this review to focus on the final talk of the Saturday afternoon session of General Conference. This talk was given by Quentin L. Cook. I will simply be responding to what I consider to be key parts of his talk with brief thoughts and reflections. 1. “Hastening family history and temple… Read More ›

Book of Mormon Origins – The Bible, by Mike Thomas

This is the first of a short series we are going through this year on where Joseph Smith may have found some inspiration from in his creation of the Book of Mormon. Many people say how could Smith have simply made it all up? We share the view that he did no such thing, there… Read More ›

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January 2014 Ensign Review, by Vicky Gilpin

Having read through this months Ensign Magazine I’ve decided to focus my attentions on this one article.  LATTER-DAY SAINT VOICES May I Read That Book? Neil R. Cardon, Utah, USA   In this article Cardon tells of a conversation he had whilst on mission, this conversation resulted in the conversion of the man he was speaking… Read More ›

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General Conference Review, October 2013 – Sunday Afternoon Session, by Stephen Livings

Firstly, I have to say that I am very jealous of MikeTea getting to write a response to a talk given by Randy D Funk.  I would have filled plenty of lines just commenting on what a great name he has! From the Sunday Afternoon Session, I have chosen to focus on a talk given… Read More ›

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Anti-Mormon? The Mormon “Great Game”

Following the peaceful and successful Christian witness at the Mormon British Pageant held at the Mormon temple in Lancashire (right) and led by this ministry (see previous posts for reports) the inevitable and inevitably amateur response has appeared on the internet. The usual name-calling has been going on, one favourite being “protesters,” which brought a… Read More ›

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Day 7 of the reach out to Mormons – Review

Day 7 of the reach out to Mormons – Review Day 7 saw more good discussions with the Mormons. A lot of people have a lot of respect for the fact that we are trying to share truth with them. We had a number of discussions as well that where a little bit more “heated”… Read More ›

Is Mormonism Ditching prophets 2: Sack the Seers, Summon the Scholars

Last time I asked, “Is Mormonism ditching prophets?” we looked at the fact that Mormonism taught and practiced racial discrimination as a key doctrine for almost 140 years of its 180 year history. What is surprising is that today’s Mormon prophets insist they have no idea where this teaching originated, or why it was taught,… Read More ›

The Book of Mormon: Should Christians Pray About It?

Here is another great video from my friend Shazaloo, looking at the issue of praying about the book of Mormon, please leave any thoughts below.

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The Book of Mormon prophesied in the Bible – right? by Thaddeus Irvine.

One day, two well-dressed and pleasantly spoken members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormons) come to your door and offer you the chance to study the Bible with them.  This used to consist of 6 ‘Discussions’, although the format is now less formal and is based on the manual, ‘Preach My… Read More ›

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