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What do dreams about flying mean?

Question   Gramps, Quite often I have dreams of flying. I believe in dreams. Sadly, a number of church leaders do not put much stock in dreams. I can name Bishops and Stake Presidents that have scoffed about dreams. So, probably the most recurring dreams that I have...

What is the official truth on whether Heavenly Father has a father?

Question   Gramps, I’m not sure our institution wants to own the teaching that our Heavenly Father has a father who has a father, and so on, infinitely. I know this teaching was passionately held, taught, and defended by presiding leaders, but hardly touched today.I...

How can two people get opposite revelation?

Question   Hi Gramps, I read your answer to someone's question "How can people receive opposite personal revelation and both say it came from God?" and it got me thinking of another similar question.  Two people are engaged to be married in the temple and one person...

Why was it Eve that partook of the fruit first?

Question   Gramps, I've been studying a lot about Adam and Eve and the Fall. Through various quotes from modern day prophets, it's pretty clear that Adam and Eve were aware of the plan and what would have to take place in order to start the mortal probation of...

Can check lists divert us from drawing closer to the Lord?

Question   Gramps, What do you think Elder Bednar meant in his talk last conference when he said focusing upon CHECK LISTS can divert us from drawing closer to the Lord? (Saturday morning session/October 6, 2018) Karen   Answer   Karen, If you have the opportunity to...

Will everyone be the same height in the spirit world?

Question   Hey Gramps, I have a personal insecurity that I've had for time, and that would be my height. I'm around 5'4 or 5'5, however I'm shorter than those around me. Dating has been difficult and my height has taken toll of my happiness. My friends play around...

Can you help me with John Chapter 20?

Question   Gramps, Verily, verily, I say unto thee, When thou wast young, thou girdedst thyself, and walkedst whither thou wouldest: but when thou shalt be old, thou shalt stretch forth thy hands, and another shall gird thee, and carry thee whither thou wouldest...

Who is Aminadi in the Book of Mormon?

Question   Gramps, I've tried my best to find out, who is this descendant (Aminadi) of Amulek? Footnote 10:2a Dan. 5:16.  Is Aminadi Daniel? Rod   Answer   Dear Rod, I too have wondered about Aminadi and the writing on the wall of the temple.  Unfortunately, as Daniel...

What are Mormon weddings and funerals like?

Question   Gramps, The weddings for Mormons are very private. What is a funeral like?? Are non-Mormons allowed to attend a funeral service?? Thank you for your assistance. Teresa   Answer   Dear Teresa, Actually the weddings that are performed in temples of The Church...

Why didn’t God make this a perfect world?

Question   Gramps, I teach the youth at church and yesterday one of my students asked me this question - I have some ideas but not much evidence to back up my thoughts, can you help?  "If God really created and designed this world, would he not have made it perfect?...

Will there be a need for a temple in the Celestial Kingdom?

Question   Gramps, Temples are necessary in order that the sacred ordinances and covenants necessary for exaltation in the celestial kingdom may be bestowed upon all those who are worthy of exaltation. At the end of the Millennium all will have been resurrected and...

Can you explain Revelation 10?

Question   Gramps, Can you explain what you think of Revelation 10? To me it sounds just like the Book of Mormon. Are there any other scriptures like this in the Bible? Deyvson   Answer   Deyvson, Revelation 10 deals with John’s prophetic calling to publicly minister....

What is a woman’s real purpose?

Question   Dear Gramps, Why was Adam forgiven but not Eve? And why are women punished for her sin (according to Brigham Young Women are cursed because of her)? Does the Article of Faith 'We believe a man will be punished for his own sins and not Adam's transgressions'...

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