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Is there hope that my daughter will be sealed to us?

Question Gramps, My wife and I were not sealed in the temple until some time after our civil marriage.  My life has revolved around her and our daughter.  They mean everything to me.  My daughter is currently inactive.  Will there be any hope that she can be sealed to...

Were there covenants made in premortal life?

Question Dear Gramps, Were there covenants and ordinances made in the premortal life?Marco   Answer Marco, I believe that there are indeed covenants that can be made in the premortal life.  A number of latter-day prophets and apostles have implied that such...

Do Mormons believe in the Big Bang Theory?

Question Gramps, Recently I went to a planetarium with a group and the subject came up that Mormons do not believe in the Big Bang theory. Is that true and if it is why? Alli   Answer Dear Alli, I think there's some misunderstandings in play here. The first is...

What happens to our debts during the millenium?

Question Dear Gramps, I've had a question that has bothered me for some time. When the Savior returns for His second coming, what is going to happen to all of the outstanding debt that is owed by one party to another here in this life? Because I assume our financial...

How did the lineage of Cain come through the flood?

Question Gramps, How did the lineage of  Cain come through the flood? Lynn   Answer Hi Lynn, We find that information in Abraham 1:23-24: "The land of Egypt being first discovered by a woman, who was the daughter of Ham, and the daughter of Egyptus, which in the...

Should we pray for food in a public setting?

Question Gramps, Should we pray over food in a public setting such as restaurants? Austin   Answer Austin, We should always have a prayer in our hearts. As we read in Alma 34:27: "Yea, and when you do not cry unto the Lord, let your hearts be full, drawn out in...

Do we really need to bless the donuts?

Question   Hey Gramps!I feel that it's unnecessary after Church activities to bless refreshments "that they will nourish and strengthen our bodies" when typically those refreshments are food items like brownies and donuts.I'm uncomfortable praying for this (I...

What mission advice can you give me?

Question Gramps, I will soon be serving a mission in the Roseville, California English speaking mission on August 6th. Other than the classic , "forget yourself and go to work", "the mission is the best two years 'for' your life" and all other stereotypical mission...

If I created my own world, would I need my own Savior?

Question Gramps, If I  achieve the level to create my own world's with my husband will I have to have my own Savior or does Christ fulfill that requirement? Kara   Answer Hi Kara, I certainly understand where the curiosity around such questions comes from. I have...

Why does God seem so vengeful in the Old Testament?

Question   Gramps, This year members of the Church are studying the Old Testament. In the Old Testament we see how Jehovah is very vengeful and seems to some to not be a loving God. In the New Testament we see Jesus Christ (who is Jehovah) and how loving and kind...

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