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Remnant Church Answers Tough Questions

The LDS Church has long wrestled with two tough questions:  (1) how to handle DNA & the Book of Mormon, (2) whether to ordain women.  I sat down with Jim Vun Cannon, a counselor in the First Presidency and asked how the Remnant Church handles these issues. 1,099 more words


Convert to 1st Pres? Meet Jim from Remnant Church

Several years ago, FireTag did an interview with the Remnant Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints.  He referred to this post as “part 1.”  Unfortunately FireTag passed away, so I suppose this could be considered Part 2.   1,157 more words


Garments in Heaven?

A friend of mine noticed something interesting when doing the initiatory for the dead.  During the final step of the initiatory, we are clothed in the holy garment.   102 more words


Baptist Church Problems with Race

Mormons have long had a problem with race regarding the ban that resulted in blacks being denied priesthood and temple blessings until 1978.  Mormons aren’t the only ones with racial problems though.   414 more words


Prophets have Melchizedek Priesthood

All Priesthood is Melchizedek

Answer to the question: Was the priesthood of Melchizedek taken away when Moses died?

All priesthood is Melchizedek, but there are different portions or degrees of it. 219 more words

Old Testament

An Apostle Speaks . . . Hawkgrrrl Listens

In 2012, I attended a fairly small devotional (a few hundred people) in Asia in which E. Oaks was the keynote speaker. I enjoyed Jake’s Q&A… 1,752 more words


Official LDS Teachings about Priesthood (Poll - Seeking Input)

Today’s Guest Post is from Bruce Nielson.

I had a long conversation with a Mormon friend on the internet in which he said something that got me curious how members of the LDS church would answer or react to certain question or questions. 1,390 more words

Mormon Belief