Why was death justifiable in Alma 51?

Why was death justifiable in Alma 51?

Question   Gramps, Why was it justifiable in Alma 51 for  the freemen to put to death the kingmen? Unlike the story of Nephi  They don’t seem to have received a commandment from the Lord to do so. If it was not justifiable why doesn’t it say so? Paige...
Why was it Eve that partook of the fruit first?

Why was it Eve that partook of the fruit first?

Question   Gramps, I’ve been studying a lot about Adam and Eve and the Fall. Through various quotes from modern day prophets, it’s pretty clear that Adam and Eve were aware of the plan and what would have to take place in order to start the mortal...
Can you help me with John Chapter 20?

Can you help me with John Chapter 20?

Question   Gramps, Verily, verily, I say unto thee, When thou wast young, thou girdedst thyself, and walkedst whither thou wouldest: but when thou shalt be old, thou shalt stretch forth thy hands, and another shall gird thee, and carry thee whither thou wouldest...
Who is Aminadi in the Book of Mormon?

Who is Aminadi in the Book of Mormon?

Question   Gramps, I’ve tried my best to find out, who is this descendant (Aminadi) of Amulek? Footnote 10:2a Dan. 5:16.  Is Aminadi Daniel? Rod   Answer   Dear Rod, I too have wondered about Aminadi and the writing on the wall of the temple. ...
Did Job really exist?

Did Job really exist?

Question   Gramps, I was wondering if Job really existed? Is there a church statement that said he did, or do we just assume he did. I have heard from scholars that his life is more of just a symbolism (perhaps of Christ). I am confused on the subject. Victor...
Can’t we get rid of the Old Testament?

Can’t we get rid of the Old Testament?

Question   Gramps, My question goes this way.  Now in the modern world, all churches base their laws on the New Testament.  Why can’t they remove the Old Testament from the bible? Samuel   Answer   Dear Samuel, I find the best way to answer this...
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