Moral Answers to everyday Mormon concerns, curiosities and uncertainties

Am I condemned for living off of Social Security?

April 10, 2014 8:53 am

Question Gramps, I just read your answer to Robert’s question about retiring and living off of Social Security. He quoted President Kimball’s October 1977 General Conference address that (more)

Why did 1/3 part of God’s children not accept Christ’s plan?

April 9, 2014 8:58 am

Question Gramps, Why didn’t 1/3 part of God’s children accept God’s plan of salvation?  What was the main reason they followed Satan? Raja   Answer Raja, This is (more)

Were civil marriages ever performed in temples?

April 8, 2014 7:56 am

Question Gramps, Were civil marriages ever performed in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saint temples? If so, what was the time frame? Thanks. Sarah   Answer (more)

Why does there have to be 3 in the Godhead?

April 7, 2014 7:56 am

Question Gramps, Why does there have to be three in the Godhead or why is there three in the Godhead? Thanks, Jesus   Answer Dear Jesus, By having (more)

Does unrighteous dominion apply even in the work place?

April 6, 2014 6:20 am

Question Gramps, I would like to prove to my boss that unrighteous dominion applies to the work place as well as in the home. He is a Bishop (more)

What is the Mormon belief regarding the Spear of Destiny?

April 5, 2014 9:48 am

Question Gramps, What is the church’s understanding or belief in regards to the spear of destiny. Do we believe in its existence? I’m pretty sure we don’t believe (more)

Why do some have more trials than others?

April 4, 2014 9:31 am

Question Gramps, Why do some get so many trials while others are happy and prosperous? Why don’t people understand me and force me to do things I don’t (more)

How do I handle parents that are too controlling?

April 3, 2014 7:57 am

Question Gramps, I like this boy and we date a lot and it is driving my parents insane because I am paired up with him on these ridiculous (more)

What is the church’s stance on the Council of Nicea?

March 30, 2014 7:55 am

Question Gramps, What is the church’s take on the Council of Nicea as it relates to LDS doctrine? Court   Answer Court, Some may not know what the (more)

Who can stand in the circle when ordaining a Priest?

March 29, 2014 7:19 am

Question Gramps, A young man was made a priest the other day. His father did the ordination and stated it was performed by the authority of the Melchizedek (more)

How do I resolve the conflict within myself regarding the Sabbath Day?

March 28, 2014 8:25 am

Question Gramps, Our granddaughter’s birthday is on the same Sunday as the upcoming General Conference.  I am uncomfortable for a few reasons in going to the party. It (more)

Does the revelation given to Joseph Smith apply to current tithing and judgement?

March 27, 2014 7:41 am

Question Gramps, This is in regards to your post about those not paying tithing being burned.   I learned in institute that this was a commonly misunderstood scripture. (more)