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Would God answer my prayer asking who to vote for?

Would God answer my prayer asking who to vote for?

Question   Hi Gramps, With the current election coming up, I've delved deep into both main sides of the political sphere (Or 'curves' I suppose) and find both rather upsetting to my religious persuasions. The church is neutral on politics, but if I go to the Lord...

How did Joseph Smith deal with rumors?

How did Joseph Smith deal with rumors?

Question   Gramps, I've heard somewhere a quote attributed to Joseph Smith along the lines of "Whenever I hear a new rumor about myself, I stop and examine my life for anything I might have done that could lead anyone to believe it might be true, and commit to...

Why do we have to suffer if we don’t repent?

Why do we have to suffer if we don’t repent?

Question   Gramps, D&C 19:15-20 states that we must suffer if we do not repent.  My question is why must we all be forced to suffer exquisitely if we do not repent? Christ suffered for our sins so that we don’t have to. I am grateful for this. But if we...

Is it okay to talk with the dead?

Is it okay to talk with the dead?

Question   Hello, I wonder if it is ok to talk with the dead? I have this "gift" to see through the veil and get in contact with the spirit world. But when I talked to my Bishop about it he got angry with me and said we shall only talk to God.   Is that really a...

If I never marry can I still be exalted?

If I never marry can I still be exalted?

Question   Hey Gramps, I am a single 25 year old male who has served a mission and is a current temple recommend holder. I've been worried and been having anxiety lately when it comes to the world of dating. It's a very tough world to be in. I am not as handsome...

What is the history of temple garments?

What is the history of temple garments?

Question   Did Christ wear garments or when did the wearing of garments begin? Nancy   Answer   Nancy, Sacred temple clothing worn by Latter-day Saints (including garments) exists as part of a larger landscape of holy vestments. When Moses was first...

Are what these writers have written about the last days legit?

Are what these writers have written about the last days legit?

Question   Howdy Gramps! Really enjoy reading your blog site!  I am wondering if I could get your comment, (off record of course) re a member named James T. Prout.  He is the Author of The "Last Days" Timeline and website. I've never seen or heard of any of the...

Are chakras, crystal healing and the third eye Satanic?

Are chakras, crystal healing and the third eye Satanic?

Question   Gramps, For the longest time, I have thought of using crystals for “healing” as satanic. However, I recently learned the science behind it which is that crystals contain vibrations and energy which can help even out our own when it is out of whack....

If I’m angry with God, how can I give a blessing?

If I’m angry with God, how can I give a blessing?

Question   Dear Gramps, I am a YSA. A friend has been struggling with feelings from being single, anger with God, and seeming like promises are falling flat. She asked for a blessing though I’ve been struggling with the same things. I could tell the blessing...

Is Deja Vu related to the pre-existence?

Is Deja Vu related to the pre-existence?

Question   Gramps, Is deja vu related to the pre-existence?   Ray   Answer   Hi Ray, Thanks for the question. The experience of déjà vu , a French expression meaning "already seen", is related to how our brains are structured and how we perceive...

What is meant by “eternal destruction of the body?”

What is meant by “eternal destruction of the body?”

Question   Gramps, I understand that we are redeemed from the physical effects (physical death) of the Fall through the universal resurrection of Christ.  I read in Lehi’s words of 2 Ne. 1:22 that wickedness can bring “Eternal destruction of both soul and body.“ ...

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