The Joseph Smith Translation of the Bible (JST)

July 3, 2011
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Joseph Smith created an Inspired Version of the Holy Bible. Why don’t Mormons use it as their official version of the Bible?


Question Box: Does Sin Cause Disease?

January 19, 2011
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What do Mormons believe about illness and causes of illness? Simply put, Mormons seek to know, understand and believe anything that is true. We are encouraged to seek truth from all good sources. By-and-large, the origin of disease is not something specifically addressed by doctrine revealed through the priesthood. That leaves it up to individual […]


How do we ‘know’?

April 11, 2010
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How can Mormons claim to know so much about God? The key is revelation.


Joseph Smith and the Book of Mormon–An Apostle’s Testimony

November 23, 2009

The addresses delivered at the most recent general conference (a world-wide meeting of church leaders and members) of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints were fantastic, as Jan pointed out in her most recent post. Today, I want to share with you a talk given by Jeffrey R. Holland, one of the 12 […]

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A FAIR Perspective on Critical Claims

August 27, 2009

Believe it or not, there are a lot of people who don’t like us Mormons. I can understand why.  We aren’t like most break-off sects, based on our peculiar interpretation of scripture.  People are more or less comfortable with these groups.  After all, if Martin Luther said something you don’t agree with, you can rest […]