Why was Christ’s atonement so gruesome?

Why was Christ’s atonement so gruesome?

Question   Gramps, What is your opinion of why Christ’s atonement had to be so gruesome?  I think of Abraham’s showing his obedience to God asking him to sacrifice Isaac and God not requiring him to complete the sacrifice. Richard   Answer  ...
Why does there have to be 3 in the Godhead?

Why does there have to be 3 in the Godhead?

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 three members in the Godhead, we find God exemplifying the law of witnesses that he gave to His children (see...
Is Christ half god and half man?

Is Christ half god and half man?

Question Gramps, The piercing of the Savior by the Roman soldier allowed blood and water to come out. Somewhere I read that this proved he was 1/2 god and 1/2 man. Blood from his mother and celestial fluid or (water)blood from his father.  Do you know where this...
What can I expect from the Savior?

What can I expect from the Savior?

Question   Dear Gramps, It’s clear that I have so many faults and weaknesses that I’ll never be able to overcome in this life without the Savior. My question for you is this: What kind of help can I reasonably expect on a daily basis from the Savior?...
Was Judas damned for betraying Christ?

Was Judas damned for betraying Christ?

Question   Hi Gramps, I know I’ve been asking you a lot of questions, primarily because I haven’t seen them addressed before. This one has come to my mind periodically since I was in middle school.  I don’t believe that Judas knew that the...
Have I seen Christ?

Have I seen Christ?

Question   Gramps, I enjoy reading your responses and hope you can help me. Is it possible for a single sister see Christ? I feel I have. Granted, I saw Him in a dream but I don’t think it different from an awake vision. I’ve been told that it is not...
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