Moral Answers to everyday Mormon concerns, curiosities and uncertainties

If Joseph Smith used a hat and a stone, why the need for the gold plates?

August 15, 2014 6:33 am

Question  If all Joseph Smith needed was a stone and his hat to write the Book of Mormon, why the need for gold plates for which a murder (more)

Why does the Prophet rely on apologetic sites to speak for the Church?

August 14, 2014 4:46 am

Question Gramps, Why does the Prophet not answer direct questions relative to the current issues facing the church? He instead relies on apologetic sites, such as this on, (more)

Can those in legal same sex marriages obtain a temple recommend?

August 13, 2014 7:03 am

Question Dear Gramps, I read in a previous answer and it was mentioned in Sunday School today that members who are attracted to the same sex but remain (more)

Will the gospel be taken to the Middle East before the 2nd coming?

August 11, 2014 5:31 am

Question Gramps, Will the gospel be taken to the middle eastern countries before the 2nd Coming?Janet   Answer Janet, Great question.  It truly makes you wonder with all (more)

What if I have a health issue that can limit my ability to fast?

August 10, 2014 5:00 am

Question Hi Gramps, I’ve always learned from your answers and think you can help me with a concern of mine. For health reasons I am unable to miss (more)

What happens to our debts during the millenium?

August 9, 2014 7:11 am

Question Dear Gramps, I’ve had a question that has bothered me for some time. When the Savior returns for His second coming, what is going to happen to (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)

How did the lineage of Cain come through the flood?

August 7, 2014 6:44 am

Question Gramps, How did the lineage of  Cain come through the flood? Lynn   Answer Hi Lynn, We find that information in Abraham 1:23-24: “The land of Egypt (more)

Can God call men (like he did Lehi) to become messengers of repentance?

August 6, 2014 5:32 am

Question Dear Gramps, My Grandson asks this question.  Because we have  Prophets/Apostles today we don’t get messengers any more. In reference to this question;talking about Jeremiah/Ezekiel giving warning (more)

What do the scriptures or prophets say about leaving inheritance to children?

August 5, 2014 7:13 am

Question Dear Gramps. What do the scriptures and prophets say about parents leaving inheritance to their children? We had a meeting with my siblings discussing dividing the properties (more)

Should we pray for food in a public setting?

August 4, 2014 6:00 am

Question Gramps, Should we pray over food in a public setting such as restaurants? Austin   Answer Austin, We should always have a prayer in our hearts. As (more)

Why the name “The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints?

August 3, 2014 7:41 am

Question Dear Gramps, Why did the Lord give the name of the Church as “The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints?”  Seems to me it has caused (more)