Baptisms for the Dead

April 6, 2009

Q. What happens to people who die without being taught/accepting baptism in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints? Heavenly Father has prepared another chance for them to hear the gospel and choose to accept or reject it. The official Church website explains:  “Jesus Christ taught that baptism is essential to the salvation of […]

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The Abrahamic Covenant

October 2, 2008

Covenant: A two-way promise, a conditional agreement. About 4,000 years ago, the Lord made a covenant with a shepherd named Abram. He promised Abram that he would have a particular land to live on, that he would have posterity as numerous as the stars in the sky and the sand on the seashore, and that […]

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What Do Mormons Believe? – The Book of Mormon

January 25, 2008
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The Book of Mormon is remarkable. The book is filled with amazing histories, noble people, and fascinating doctrinal insights, but the aspects I’ve thought about most are two promises, one at the beginning, and one at the end: 1) From the Introduction : “[The Book of Mormon] puts forth the doctrines of the gospel, outlines […]

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