Why teach the gospel in Spirit Prison?

Why teach the gospel in Spirit Prison?

Question   Gramps, Why teach gospel in spirit prison? Everyone was taught the gospel in pre-earth life so they already know it and memory will return after death. Dan   Answer   Dan, Although, our spirits were taught the gospel as spirits with our...
The Telestial Kingdom

The Telestial Kingdom

Dear Gramps, I’ve heard it said in the Church that those men and women who live together without marriage are living a “Telestial” law. Does this mean that in the final resurrection, those men and women who inherit the Telestial kingdom will be able...
Members who fall away

Members who fall away

I have several members of my family who have fallen away from the church. Sisters who were raised in the church and a son, also raised in the church, who now doesn’t even believe in God or afterlife. My sisters have lived good lives. One has even asked me to do...
Status of those in the Telestial glory

Status of those in the Telestial glory

I had a discussion with my mother recently on the status of those in the telestial glory. In the Temple we learn that our earth is compaired the telestial kingdom. How can we then understand D&C 76:89 when Joseph Smith explains “And thus we saw, in the...
Spirit Prison

Spirit Prison

Hi Gramps, In the past we have had investigators at our ward who have been baptised and received the Holy Ghost and then we never see them again. When they eventually go through the veil are they destined for Spirit Prison to be taught or are they destined for...
Earthbound Spirits

Earthbound Spirits

Two times now people have told me that earthbound spirits,family, etc. are attached to me, as to say living on me or in my energy. Don’t all spirits go right to God? Have some goodly spirits remained here and attached and not crossed over the veil? Thank you. I...
When we die will our spirits all look alike?

When we die will our spirits all look alike?

Question   Gramps, Growing up, I was always amazed by a picture I saw in the Richland, WA Stakehouse. It showed Peter, James and John with their hands on the head of Joseph Smith. We all know the story but all of these persons looked identical. Does that mean as...
Will all in the Celestial Kingdom have white skin?

Will all in the Celestial Kingdom have white skin?

Question   Gramps, In the Celestial Kingdom, will all people have white skin? Karen   Answer   Karen, When the Father and the Son appeared to Joseph Smith, as written in Joseph Smith History, he did not describe the Father and Son as white, but he did...
Is the millennium regarded as time or eternity?

Is the millennium regarded as time or eternity?

Question   Hi Gramps, When we talk of time and all eternity, we generally think of time being our earthly life and eternity being after the resurrection, but where does the Millenium fall? Is it regarded as “time?” Sarah   Answer   Hello...
Can spirits embrace in the Spirit World?

Can spirits embrace in the Spirit World?

Question   Gramps, Curious question was brought up. Can spirits embrace in the spirit world? I feel this is one of the great reasons we wanted to receive a body, but I don’t know of the nature of spirit to spirit type of bodies. Thanks for your time and...
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