Category Archives: The Godhead

Crash Course Mormonism: Trinity

By Eric Johnson Mormonism teaches that the Trinity is not something that ought to be believed, despite the fact that this doctrine has been accepted as an essential truth of Christianity by millions of Christians over the years. While members of the LDS Church will say they believe in “one God in purpose,” they have been […]

Crash Course Mormonism: Holy Ghost

By Eric Johnson According to Mormonism, the Holy Ghost is a child of God from the preexistence who does not have a body of flesh and bones, as does Heavenly Father and Jesus. He is the third member of the Godhead who is sometimes described as the Holy Spirit and other times described as distinct from the Holy Spirit. […]

Crash Course Mormonism: Jesus

By Eric Johnson The name of Jesus (also known as Jehovah) is found in the name of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Many Christians are surprised, however, to learn that the Jesus of Mormonism is different than what is taught in the Bible. Jesus had his beginning when he was born to God […]

Joseph Smith and Luke 10:22

This article was originally posted on September 4, 2014 on the Mormon Coffee blog.  ______ By Sharon Lindbloom The official History of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (aka History of the Church or HOC) reproduces Joseph Smith’s journal where he stated: “This winter [1832-33] was spent in translating the Scriptures…I completed the translation and review of the […]

JESUS

The following are sections out of Bill McKeever’s book In their Own Words: A Collection of Mormon Quotations. The full book of 400 pages is available at Mormonism Research Ministry or Amazon.com. Standard Works “Now Zeezrom saith again unto him: Is the Son of God the very Eternal Father? And Amulek said unto him: Yea, he is the very […]

GODHOOD

The following are sections out of Bill McKeever’s book In their Own Words: A Collection of Mormon Quotations. The full book of 400 pages is available at Mormonism Research Ministry or Amazon.com. Standard Works “And again, verily I say unto you, if a man marry a wife by my word, which is my law, and by the new and […]

GOD

The following are sections out of Bill McKeever’s book In their Own Words: A Collection of Mormon Quotations. The full book of 400 pages is available at Mormonism Research Ministry or Amazon.com. Standard Works “For I know that God is not a partial God, neither a changeable being; but he is unchangeable from all eternity to all eternity” (The […]

ETERNAL PROGRESSION

The following are sections out of Bill McKeever’s book In their Own Words: A Collection of Mormon Quotations. The full book of 400 pages is available at Mormonism Research Ministry or Amazon.com. 2nd President Brigham Young “Brother Kimball sometimes brings up the figure of the potter putting fresh clay into the mill and grinding it to use in his […]