Archive for the ‘Priesthood’ Category

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How many Priesthoods are there?

October 19, 2014 6:00 am

Question Gramps, How many priesthoods are there?  I know there is the Aaronic and Melchezidek, but someone mentioned there was also the Patriarchal Priesthood? Don   Answer Don, (more)

Why wasn’t Priesthood authority restored first?

September 7, 2014 7:31 am

Question Gramps, If the Priesthood is the power of God given to men on earth, why was it not restored first? Wouldn’t this power and authority be  required (more)

Are there degrees of Priesthood power?

August 23, 2014 6:00 am

Question Gramps, Are their degrees of priesthood power?  The Savior said that if we had the faith as a grain of a mustard seed that we could move (more)

Does the release from a presiding office mean a loss of keys or authority?

August 8, 2014 8:12 am

Question Gramps, Does the release from a presiding office mean the loss of keys or the suspension of authority? Grant   Answer Grant, When a person is released (more)

Did Jesus ever say there was no longer a need for the Priesthood?

July 20, 2014 9:09 am

Question Gramps, My wife is not a member  of the church. and last week we  were talking about the priesthood. She asked me why we need the priesthood. (more)

Why did it take so long to lift the ban on the Priesthood for blacks?

July 18, 2014 9:22 am

Question Gramps Hello could you possibly help me understand why it took so long before the ban on blacks holding the Priesthood was lifted? I’ve studied this for (more)

What is the meaning and importance of Personal Priesthood Interviews?

May 24, 2014 5:00 am

Question Gramps, Please, help me understand the meaning and importance of personal priesthood interviews. Eduardo   Answer Dear Eduardo, I don’t know if you are a quorum president (more)

Did women ever hold the Priesthood?

May 14, 2014 7:17 am

Question Gramps, There has been a huge conflict over the priesthood and women. In the debates that have been taking place, I have heard the following statement. “Women (more)

What is the importance of the Priesthood?

March 11, 2014 8:02 am

Question Gramps, I was trying to find the importance of the priesthood. Many other churches say everyone has it. How do you get it? Why is it so (more)

Can local leaders make policy regarding functions of the Priesthood?

January 11, 2014 7:49 am

Question Gramps, This question goes to the issue of local leaders making rules which may actually go against church guidelines, or simply make church policy more strict. For (more)

Can those denied the Priesthood previously have it done by proxy?

December 22, 2013 6:27 am

Question Gramps, My wife and I were rereading the Pearl of Great Price last night. The verses are found in the Book of Abraham, Chapter 1:25-27. Specifically in verse 25 (more)

Can openly gay men be ordained into the Priesthood?

December 12, 2013 7:55 am

Question Hi Gramps, Will the church bend to homosexual pressure and allow openly gay men into the priesthood? The RLDS have done so. I’m fearful of it. Josh