Lucifer. One of the literal sons of Elohim and Heavenly Mother, the spirit brother of all mankind, including Jesus (Teachings of Spencer W. Kimball, 34). “On first hearing, the doctrine that Lucifer and our Lord, Jesus Christ, are brothers may seem surprising to some—especially to those unacquainted with latter-day revelations.
In a December 11, 2007 Associated Press article written by Libby Quaid, the question of whether or not Mormonism teaches that “Jesus and the devil are brothers” was addressed. In response to this inquiry, Quaid noted that a spokesperson for the LDS Church said such a “question is usually raised by those who wish to smear the Mormon faith, rather than clarify doctrine.” Sadly, Kim Farah, the spokesperson in question, missed another opportunity to be unambiguous with the American people. Rather than answer this with a simple yes or no, she questions the motive of anyone who dares to ask the question in the first place. She then launched into an explanation that was anything but lucid.