John 19:23 Christ’s robe

John 19:23 Christ’s robe

Hi Gramps- I love your site. I’ve read several questions over the years, but never asked. I was reading the New Testament today and read John 19:23 and was struck by “…now the coat was without seam, woven from the top throughout.” Is there a...
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...
How can I be like the Savior?

How can I be like the Savior?

How can the Savior have strong resistance from temptation? He did not attempt to and refuse to do it at all. I applaud Him. But I wish I could be like Him, HOW can I? Vegas _________________ Dear Vegas, My dear friend, your question is one that everyone should be...
Is this the only world Jesus lived as a human like us?

Is this the only world Jesus lived as a human like us?

Hey gramps, I am from the Netherlands, I’m 16 years old, and I have a question…I recently heard that the world we are living on is the only world where Jesus lived his life as a human, is this true? I’ve asked this queston to both my parents who are...
Ancient Egyptians Resurrected?

Ancient Egyptians Resurrected?

Hi, After Lord’s resurrection, notice Matthew 27:52-53 mentioned about resurrected saints out of their graves and walked into Jerusalem meeting the mortals. I wonder if there were any case of missing body in ancient Egyptian mummy? If not, then weren’t...
Why a human sacrifice?

Why a human sacrifice?

Question   Gramps, Why did Heavenly Father need a human sacrifice in His plan for us to be resurrected? Elizabeth   Answer   Elizabeth, The sacrifice Jesus wrought for us was essential in providing a way back to Heavenly Father. I would like to use an...
Jesus Christ’s Crucifixion

Jesus Christ’s Crucifixion

Bruce R. McConkie, in his last address prior to his death, bore testimony that Jesus re-experienced the agonies of the Garden of Gethsemane while on the cross. I don’t recall ever reading that in the scriptures or hearing that from any other apostle or prophet....
How did Jesus fast for 40 days?

How did Jesus fast for 40 days?

Hi Gramps, Thank you for taking the time to read this. And I thank you in advance for the time you spend if you do have time to answer my question. I am wondering about Jesus and his fasting for forty days. I should probably already know this. But I am just wondering....
The Jews

The Jews

The Jews dont accept Jesus as God or the Messiah. Who do they think Moses was talking to at the burning bush in ex 3:14? James _________________________________________________ Dear James, In the Jewish written text the name is YHWH. Due to the writing style not...
What was the significance of the washing of feet?

What was the significance of the washing of feet?

Question   Gramps What was the significance of foot washing and why is it not practiced today? Deb   Answer   Dear Deb, Footwashing started out as a cultural thing. In ancient times people wore sandals and walked on dirt roads. As you can image this...
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