Regarding burial vs. cremation, or organ donation, the Mormon Church leaves the matter up to the family of the deceased.
The Davidic Servant spoken of in the scriptures is to come from the line of ancient King David and will build the temple in Palestine. He is yet to appear.
The Mormon Church exists to make bad men good and good men better, to help families and individuals, and to help us repent and build faith in Jesus Christ.
In talking amongst themselves, Mormons never refer to themselves as such. However, when talking to others, the term Mormon is more recognizable and understood.
Although the Spaniards found no horses when they came to the Americas, more recent findings indicate that horses were native to America before the Europeans.
The definition of “Mormon” is unknown, Joseph Smith declared it did not come from Greek. The languages of the Book of Mormon people were Egyptian and Hebrew.
It is unwise to make any sort of commitment to a relationship just before a Mormon mission. It is important to let others your age know that you are available.
The phrase “Faith in Every Footstep” comes from a 1997 Mormon video commemorating the Mormon Pioneer trek to the Salt Lake Valley
Scriptures warn against wasting flesh when you have no need of it, but whether fishing is sinful is a matter of conscience to figure out yourself.
How can so many people be in open rebellion against God if they originally followed Christ before coming to earth?
It is difficult to forgive someone who has hurt us or someone we love but the Lord said “Vengeance is mine.” We do ourselves more damage when we do not forgive.
The exact date when Mormon Prophet returned the golden plates to the Angel Moroni is not known. People can only guess.
Having doubts about Mormonism is not bad if prompted by a desire to know the truth. The only answer to those doubts will come from the Holy Spirit.
Women do not need to cover their heads during prayer. Paul was giving counsel toward a local custom in order to avoid offense to any of the locals.
Mormons believe it is important to honor and sustain the government by doing one’s civic duty and serving on a jury.
Mormons believe that in order to live in accordance with the will of the Lord we must control our thoughts and actions, obey the commandments of God, and pray often.
O. B. Huntington lived around Mormon saints in the early days of the Mormon Church. Anti-Mormons have used extracts from his diary to form biased propaganda.
In the afterlife, we will be able to remember all that has gone on while in mortality. A person may be forgiven of murder depending on their intentions.
The measure of an effective prayer is sincerity not variety. The Lord does not like vain repetition nor “multiplying words” but taught simplicity in prayer.
The best way to help parents inactive in the Mormon Church is to teach by loving example and showing how Mormonism can bless lives.
Satan cannot hear the thoughts of our hearts when we pray silently. We are commanded to pray vocally as well and should not fear Satan but trust God.
Although the evidence is overwhelming, the only way to prove that Joseph Smith was a prophet of God is to obtain a witness of the Holy Spirit through prayer.
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