Moral Answers to everyday Mormon concerns, curiosities and uncertainties

What happens if there is a medical emergency in the temple?

July 17, 2014 7:02 am

Question Gramps, How  do Emergency Services personnel  gain access to an individual needing aid it they are inside one of our Temples and cannot be moved to the (more)

What is eternity?

July 16, 2014 10:43 am

Question Hi Gramps, This has always been a puzzlement for me.  I thought that there is going to be one eternity so why do Mormons speak of  eternities? (more)

Why do those who die before 8 get a free ride to the Celestial Kingdom?

July 15, 2014 1:00 am

Question Gramps, I do not understand why those who die before 8 receive a free ticket into the highest degree of celestial glory.  The only reason I can (more)

What does Moses 8:22 mean?

July 13, 2014 11:38 pm

Question Gramps, What does it mean in the sentence, “Every man was lift up in the imagination of the though of his heart, being only evil continually” as (more)

Is it okay to get a tattoo after baptism?

July 13, 2014 8:41 am

Question Gramps, After seeing the beautiful video of the tattooed Mormon, I wonder about those getting tattoos/piercings after receiving the blessings of baptism, and the temple. Are we (more)

Why don’t we have prophets today like days of old?

July 11, 2014 12:46 am

Question Gramps, Why do we not have many prophets today like the days of old? I thought God was the same yesterday, today and forever? Hamani   Answer (more)

Didn’t the Lord specifically dictate women’s role in the home?

July 10, 2014 9:29 am

Question Good day brother Gramps, I just read the reply you gave to Carmen. On one one you write, “Carmen What we do with our lives, so long (more)

What does it mean to be holy?

July 9, 2014 8:08 am

Question Gramps, What does it mean to be holy? How do we practice holiness before the Lord ?Jeffery    Answer Dear Jeffery,  I can very much relate to (more)

Why would the church allow McConkie’s “Mormon Doctrine” to be published?

July 8, 2014 9:09 am

Question Dear Gramps,I’ve heard that there are a lot of errors in both editions of McConkie’s “Mormon Doctrine.” What exactly are those errors? Furthermore, how could the Church (more)

Can drinking coffee be likened to sex outside of marriage?

July 7, 2014 7:27 am

Question Gramps, My husband told me that drinking a cup of coffee is like having sex outside of mairage. I told him he was full of it. Sheryl (more)

Why isn’t baptism required for all?

July 6, 2014 7:31 am

Question Gramps, If baptism is required for entrance into the kingdom of God, why is it not required of little children or people with mental disabilities?  I understand (more)

How can I express my honest feelings to God without murmuring?

July 5, 2014 6:43 am

Question Dear Gramps, I had a very bitter thing happen to me 8 years ago.  It has never been resolved.  I have prayed to God all these years (more)