Who or what was Elias?

Question   Gramps, I am having confusion about Elias. I know that Elias is a man who lived during the time of Abraham and nothing more is known about him. Elias is also a name given to prophets who prepared the way, such as John the Baptist. Elias, in the New...

Is a seer greater than a prophet?

Question   Gramps, In Mosiah 8:15 it states a seer is greater then a prophet.    Can only prophets be seers or can personal revelation also be described as the gift of a seer? I have received several revelations involving the future that in fact did happen....

Are modern day prophets set apart and if so, how?

Question   Gramps, How are modern day prophets set apart? I know that each member of the First Presidency and members of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles hold all the keys, but only the prophet can exercise all priesthood keys. So, when the current prophet dies...

Did the Hoffman papers prove a prophet can be led astray?

Question   Gramps, If prophets are led by God and will never lead his people astray why did Gordon B. Hinckley buy the phony Hoffman letters that led to murder? Poki   Answer   Dear Poki, For those unfamiliar with the decades-old news, back in the 80s a...
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