The Mormon Church makes membership records only for living members, but families are encouraged to record stillborn children in their own records.
In Mormon Doctrine, Adam and Eve could not have children in the Garden of Eden, but that does not mean that plants and animals couldn’t reproduce.
When Adam and Eve lived in the Garden of Eden, the Earth contained only one unbroken land mass.
The Garden of Eden was in Jackson County, Missouri. This can be explained through Mormon scripture and geographical evidence.
The Book of Mormon and Doctrine and Covenants contain examples of the Lord’s communication with His children. We need to recognize spiritual promptings and act on them.
Mormons are free agents in that they are free to make choices. Members of the Mormon Church are also considered agents of Jesus Christ, whose name they have taken upon themselves.
To find the truth of Mormonism one must read the Book of Mormon and carry out the experiment found in Moroni 10:4.
Rather than judging and condemning others we should be kind and forgiving. The inappropriate actions of others may be a signal for help rather than a reason for condemnation.
Self-control is one of the purposes of our mortal life and can be mastered only by practice. A situation that requires you to exercise it is a blessing.
The Mormon doctrine of blood atonement states that through the atonement of Christ all mankind may be saved through obedience to the gospel.
A careful study of the Word of Wisdom will explain that serving and eating meat in the Mormon Church is acceptable.
The priesthood has only been restricted from the descendants of Cain, which restriction was removed in a revelation in 1978, extending it to every worthy male.
The differences between passages in the Bible, in Matthew 5, and Book of Mormon, in 3 Nephi 12, are substantive differences, which subtly change meaning.
The Bible has come through many translations. Joseph Smith’s translation of the Bible restored many doctrines that had been changed over the years.
Because of Satan’s rebellion against God and his avowed status as God’s enemy, Satan could never be forgiven.
The Mormon Word of Wisdom teaches against drinking conventional tea. In the same section of the Doctrine and Covenants, the Lord says that herbs are good for man. Herbal tea, unlike conventional caffeine-laden tea, is beneficial and allowable for Mormons to drink.
In the Mormon Church, baptism and the sacrament are administered through the Aaronic Priesthood. The ministering of angels is connected to these ordinances.
In the Mormon Church, a mentally handicapped person with a mental age below 8 may not have the maturity to hold the priesthood of God.
The priesthood in the Mormon Church is not designed to rule. Mormon women, still equal, do not hold the priesthood because their duties are elsewhere.
Resurrected beings living during the Millenium will probably have some limitation to their endurance. There is no known revelation on the subject, however.
Intelligence can have two meanings: (1)the ability to apply knowledge, and (2) an entity. The scriptures and prophets have said a bit more on this topic.
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