Mormons, regardless of their ancestry, have been counselled to avoid peyote and any other harmful drug.
While the Mormon Church does not forbid caffeines, Mormons are couselled to avoid addicting foods and drinks to keep their bodies healthy.
While the Mormon Church recognizes that caffeine is one of the dangerous chemicals in many drinks that should be avoided, it is not necessarily the reason coffee and tea are forbidden by the Word of Wisdom.
A Jack Mormon is a non-practicing Mormon, but originally meant someone who was friendly to Mormons, but not a member.
Mormon doctrine teaches that the full power of Jesus’ atonement for our sins can only come to those who follow God’s ordained servants and receive the necessary ordinances from them.
Mormon doctrine teaches that the House of Israel was scattered and mixed with all nations, so most people have some direct lineal connection to one of the tribes.
Is the President of the Kirtland temple today in the RLDS Church a direct descendant of Joseph Smith, Jr.?
The Kirtland Temple has been in the possession of the RLDS Church since 1880. The current president of the Temple is not a direct descendant of Joseph Smith, Jr.
The Mormon prophet been ordained by priesthood authority and one should not be ashamed to say so. The office of Pope gained its authority politically centuries ago.
No membership records are made in the Mormon Church for stillborn babies, so temple work cannot be done until the Millennium when those people are resurrected.
The twelve apostles at Jerusalem will pass judgment on everyone in that lineage except for the Nephites and Lamanites, who had their own twelve.
Rainbows are a sign of rain. When there are no rainbows, there has been no rain, and then begins the “desolation, calamity, and distress among the nations” which Joseph Smith talked about.
Mormonism states the earth will undergo two changes: a change from telestial to terrestrial, and a change from terrestrial to celestial. Topographical changes will occur, coinciding with the Millenium.
There is no scriptural reference to pre-mortal family arrangements, but many patriarchal blessings have made reference to them.
The words of the prophets and the studies of scientists have no way of reconciling because one relies on faith and the other on observation.
When Christians claim that Mormons believe in a different Jesus, they mean Mormons do not accept their concept of the Trinity–and that’s true.
Differences about doctrine and misunderstandings about Mormon doctrine has caused some Evangelicals to say that Mormons are not Christians.
The Mormon Church teaches that hypnotism by a professional therapist can be legitimate therapy, but it warns against exhibition hypnotism.
God will always respect our agency to do right or wrong and will only invite us to do good, never force.
Mormon doctrine teaches that the spirit of a person remains with the body until death; those who live with incapacitated persons have an opportunity to perform godly service.
If we live righteously and trust in Jesus Christ, we have nothing to fear before the Second Coming.
We must live faithfully to realize the promises given to us in inspired blessings and prayfully seek to following the commandments given in those blessings, too.
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