00) Introduction: Science vs. Religion? 0

00) Introduction: Science vs. Religion?

Author: James F. Stoddard III What are the Science FAQs? The following contains nearly 40 Frequently Asked Questions often asked and widely debated regarding the theories of organic evolution and the age of the earth...

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01) PLURAL MARRIAGE: Was plural marriage revealed by the Lord? Was Joseph Smith ensnared by many convoluted activities and expediencies because of his involvement in plural marriage? Was the Prophet involved in adulterous practices or live a dual life?

Please see Plural Wives of Joseph Smith for further references. Questions Answered: Was Joseph Smith’s introduction of plural marriage revealed by the Lord? Was Joseph Smith ensnared by many convoluted activities and expediencies because...

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04) FATHER: What is the role of the father?

Prophetic Statements First Presidency By divine design, fathers are to preside over their families in love and righteousness and are responsible to provide the necessities of life and protection for their families. Mothers are...

05) COVENANT: After some special experience with Christ can we be considered perfect in our sins? If we have made a covenant with Christ will we be judged jointly with Christ rather than individually? What does the phrase “just men made perfect” mean? 0

05) COVENANT: After some special experience with Christ can we be considered perfect in our sins? If we have made a covenant with Christ will we be judged jointly with Christ rather than individually? What does the phrase “just men made perfect” mean?

Questions Answered: The moment we make the Gospel covenant do we become perfect in Christ? Can the Lord, through the atonement, make us one with Him anytime immediately if we believe enough that he...

05) MOTHER: What is the role of a mother? 0

05) MOTHER: What is the role of a mother?

Prophetic Statements First Presidency By divine design, fathers are to preside over their families in love and righteousness and are responsible to provide the necessities of life and protection for their families. Mothers are...

06) COMMUNISM: Did Joseph Smith experiment with communal practices through his institution of the law of consecration and the united order? Were the failures to institute the united order due to lack of vision and incorrect principles? 0

06) COMMUNISM: Did Joseph Smith experiment with communal practices through his institution of the law of consecration and the united order? Were the failures to institute the united order due to lack of vision and incorrect principles?

Prophetic Statements First Presidency “Warning to Church Members” (Statement published in the Improvement Era, July 1936 by the First Presidency, under date of July 3,1936. Reprinted in “The Messenger Presiding Bishopric Publication, Oct. 1961)...

07) CULTURE: Did Joseph Smith gain many of his doctrinal ideas in the Church from 19th cultural movements or other philosophy? Did he introduce into the Church many false principles and practices because of his tradition and world interpretation? 0

07) CULTURE: Did Joseph Smith gain many of his doctrinal ideas in the Church from 19th cultural movements or other philosophy? Did he introduce into the Church many false principles and practices because of his tradition and world interpretation?

Questions Answered: Did Joseph Smith gain many of his doctrine ideas in the Church from Nineteenth Century cultural movements or other philosophy? Did he introduce into the Church many false principles and practices because...