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Is attending Relief Society required?

Is attending Relief Society required?

Question   Gramps, I'm a four year (almost) convert.  I have just heard that I am required to attend Relief Society.  Is that true?  I heard a person a couple of years ago mention "I don't do Relief Society". My attendance and involvement with Relief Society is...

Why is there favoritism in chapels?

Why is there favoritism in chapels?

Question   Dear Gramps, I don't think you'd touch this one with a ten foot pole, but here goes.  Why are the LDS chapels in some wealthy Utah neighborhoods so fancy and ornate, while others in poor rural areas so plain and regular?  Obviously, a lot more money...

Does the LDS Church pay taxes?

Does the LDS Church pay taxes?

Question   Gramps, I just saw on our local news that the Mormon Church doesn't pay taxes. Is this true? Daniel   Answer   Daniel, The Church of Jesus Christ of latter-day Saints obeys the laws of the land in which it operates.  If it did not there are...

What is the state of mind after death of those have been murdered?

What is the state of mind after death of those have been murdered?

Question   Gramps, My beloved daughter, age 30, (active LDS) and her darling 2 daughters (my granddaughters,) age 5 and 18 months, were shot and killed while they slept on Nov 17, 2016, by the husband/father.  We are shocked and grief stricken. I worry that they...

What will an unsealed family look like in the afterlife?

What will an unsealed family look like in the afterlife?

Question   Hi Gramps! On my mission, I taught 2 girls who had just been baptized. As we discussed the temple, they asked a question that I haven't been able to answer satisfactorily. They were the only members in their family, and wondered what their family will...

Is it necessary to have a testimony of the first vision?

Is it necessary to have a testimony of the first vision?

Question   Gramps, Is it necessary to have a testimony of the first vision? I've heard it said that the restored gospel stands or falls on the first vision. Taking into account the whole scriptural cannon, as well as the testimony of all saints, is it immature to...

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