Different abilities

Different abilities

Dear Gramps, I’m sixty and over the years have had a difficult time getting on with people. I have been coping with several challenges – not disabilities. Among them: depression, PTSD, ADD, OCD, dyslexia and processing issues. Currently I have a difficult...
Holy Ghost in the Pre-Existence

Holy Ghost in the Pre-Existence

Dear Gramps, Was the Holy Ghost called to serve in the pre-existence? Ken _____________ Ken, Since the Holy Ghost has never departed the presence of Heavenly Father, I cannot see any other option than to say yes. Each of Heavenly Father’s chosen leaders were...
Omnipresence

Omnipresence

What is meant by omnipresence? Does it mean not bodily, but spiritually? Like the Holy Ghost and Christ and Heavenly Father? You can feel them with you spiritually, but not bodily. So they can be everywhere and only one place at a time? Can they project themselves...
Can I be visited by one of the Three Nephites?

Can I be visited by one of the Three Nephites?

Question   Gramps, I believe that I am one of the rare people who can sense spirits. Example, I have walked to other’s homes or general buildings and had an instant knowledge as to whether there is good there or not (not necessarily the people themselves...
Differences between Lord and God

Differences between Lord and God

What are the differences and similarities between Lord and God? Atinuke ___________________ Atinuke, The words Lord and God in the Old Testament are all but interchangeable, though the phrase ‘the LORD your GOD’ appears several times. Here’s my...
False Prophets

False Prophets

Is there any criteria that is objective and not subjective, to determine if someone is a false prophet? Robert _____________ Robert, There absolutely is a criteria that all prophets of God must meet. If you pray to Heavenly Father about a potential prophet, and the...
What is blasphemy against the Holy Ghost?

What is blasphemy against the Holy Ghost?

Question   Gramps, I have some questions. May I ask what is blasphemy of the Holy Ghost? Is this blasphemy against the Holy Ghost if a man slay me with innocent blood? I am so confused with this term of the blasphemy of the Holy Ghost. I hope you contact me as...
The Sign of the Dove

The Sign of the Dove

Dear Gramps, Could you please share anything you know about the Sign of the Dove. In my religion class a quote from the Prophet Joseph Smith “The sign of the dove was instituted before the creation of the world, a witness for the Holy Ghost, and the devil cannot...
Baptism by fire

Baptism by fire

Dear Gramps, What is the “fire”when you are baptized by fire? Looking through the scriptures I am finding a lot of comparison of fire and angels. So I have come to believe that it is angels surrounding you and partaking in giving the gift of the holy...
Holy Ghost getting a body?

Holy Ghost getting a body?

I have been taught by every church leader I know that every soul has a chance to get a body to come to earth to be tested. This including Heavenly Father and Jesus. Why, then, does the Holy Ghost not get this opportunity? I know that “he would not be able to...
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