Why didn’t the apostles of old pass on the Priesthood?

Why didn’t the apostles of old pass on the Priesthood?

Question   Gramps, Why wasn’t the Priesthood passed onto righteous males by the Apostles so the Church could have kept on going? Karen   Answer   Dear Karen, The Great Apostasy reflects both a loss of authority and a loss of truth. These two are...
Did John the Baptist ever hold the higher priesthood?

Did John the Baptist ever hold the higher priesthood?

Question   Gramps, My question is; John told Joseph he was acting on behalf of Peter, James, and John. Why did he not bestow the Melchezedik priesthood upon Joseph and Oliver? Did John the Baptist ever hold the higher priesthood? Dan   Answer   Dear Dan, In...
What is meant by the “ministering of angels?”

What is meant by the “ministering of angels?”

Question In D&C 13 it says the Priesthood of Aaron holds the keys of the ministering of angels. What does it mean holds the keys of the ministering of angels? Does it mean that ministering angels hold the Aaronic Priesthood or that they receive their instruction...
Enoch and His City

Enoch and His City

First of all thanks Gramps for such an informative site.  May we all shoot for that goal. But my question is in regard to the return of Enoch and his city to the New Jerusalem where it says that we will cry on their shoulders and they on ours. What do you think the...
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